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#National Lottery

# national-lottery - Wednesday 16 February, 2022

Irish winner of €31 million Euromillions jackpot comes forward to collect prize
# Winner Winner
# Winner Winner

Irish winner of €31 million Euromillions jackpot comes forward to collect prize

Feb 16th 2022, 7:53 PM 41,290 Views 7 Comments

The winner bought their ticket as a quick pick in Ballina, Co Tipperary.

# national-lottery - Friday 11 February, 2022

Lotto regulator suggested media helped spread 'misinformation' that €19m jackpot was 'unwinnable'
# National Lottery
# National Lottery

Lotto regulator suggested media helped spread 'misinformation' that €19m jackpot was 'unwinnable'

Feb 11th 2022, 12:05 AM 30,539 Views 47 Comments
  • Carol Boate told Lotto regulator staff in January that it was necessary to counteract false claims about the draw.
  • Regulator was concerned over 'inaccurate' comments in media and social media about the record-breaking rollover.
  • Spokesperson clarified to The Journal that additional money not added to the capped jackpot did not benefit the operator.

# national-lottery - Monday 17 January, 2022

Winning €19 million lotto jackpot ticket was sold in Castlebar
# Check Your Tickets
# Check Your Tickets

Winning €19 million lotto jackpot ticket was sold in Castlebar

Jan 17th 2022, 9:15 AM 30,368 Views 35 Comments

The ticket-holder has yet to make contact with the National Lottery to claim their prize.

# national-lottery - Saturday 15 January, 2022

There was one winning ticket of tonight's €19 million 'must-be-won' Lotto draw
# At Last
# At Last

There was one winning ticket of tonight's €19 million 'must-be-won' Lotto draw

Updated Jan 15th 2022, 9:40 PM 151,449 Views 120 Comments

The top prize had been capped at €19 million since October.

The winner takes it all: Lotto jackpot prize will be scooped tonight in 'must be won' draw
# Jackpot
# Jackpot

The winner takes it all: Lotto jackpot prize will be scooped tonight in 'must be won' draw

Jan 15th 2022, 7:59 AM 27,346 Views 40 Comments

Tonight’s draw guarantees that the jackpot will see its first winner since June.

# national-lottery - Thursday 13 January, 2022

Explainer: How will the National Lottery's 'must be won' €19m draw work this Saturday?
# It Could Be You
# It Could Be You

Explainer: How will the National Lottery's 'must be won' €19m draw work this Saturday?

Jan 13th 2022, 12:40 PM 65,446 Views 29 Comments

The current Lotto jackpot has been rolling since Wednesday 9 June 2021.

# national-lottery - Wednesday 12 January, 2022

National Lottery clears way for must win €19m draw this Saturday to end seven month run
# It Must Be You
# It Must Be You

National Lottery clears way for must win €19m draw this Saturday to end seven month run

Jan 12th 2022, 9:40 PM 65,276 Views 75 Comments

The Irish National lottery draw has rolled over since 9 June, 2021.

# national-lottery - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

Lotto boss appears before Oireachtas committee as six-month jackpot rollover saga rumbles on
# Jackpot Rollover
# Jackpot Rollover

Lotto boss appears before Oireachtas committee as six-month jackpot rollover saga rumbles on

Dec 15th 2021, 4:13 PM 22,402 Views 44 Comments

Regulatory approval has been sought by Premier Lotteries Ireland for a “must-win” draw for the lotto jackpot.

# national-lottery - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Lotto operators seek approval for ‘must-be-won' draw for jackpot prize
# Lotto Questions
# Lotto Questions

Lotto operators seek approval for ‘must-be-won' draw for jackpot prize

Dec 14th 2021, 11:45 PM 46,578 Views 62 Comments

Representatives for the National Lottery will appear before the Oireachtas finance committee tomorrow.

# national-lottery - Tuesday 30 November, 2021

'Check your ticket': Hunt for Dublin winner of unclaimed Lotto prize of over €825,000
# Blackrock
# Blackrock

'Check your ticket': Hunt for Dublin winner of unclaimed Lotto prize of over €825,000

Nov 30th 2021, 10:07 PM 60,231 Views 13 Comments

The winning Quick Pick ticket was sold on 2 October in Blackrock.

# national-lottery - Wednesday 24 November, 2021

National Lottery regulator could be asked to appear before Oireachtas Committee
# Hard Luck
# Hard Luck

National Lottery regulator could be asked to appear before Oireachtas Committee

Nov 24th 2021, 5:30 PM 34,000 Views 45 Comments

The lengthy wait for a winner has led to some calls for greater scrutiny of the lotto system.

# national-lottery - Sunday 21 November, 2021

Still no winner as €19 million Lotto jackpot rolls over again
# Rollover
# Rollover

Still no winner as €19 million Lotto jackpot rolls over again

Nov 21st 2021, 11:31 AM 34,415 Views 65 Comments

Fine Gael TD Bernard Durkan last week called for an audit and investigation of the draw.

# national-lottery - Wednesday 3 November, 2021

The €19m Lotto jackpot has been unclaimed for weeks. What are the odds of it being won tonight?
# Whole Lotto Money
# Whole Lotto Money

The €19m Lotto jackpot has been unclaimed for weeks. What are the odds of it being won tonight?

Nov 3rd 2021, 4:14 PM 40,270 Views 56 Comments

The jackpot has been capped at €19.06 million since 2 October.

# national-lottery - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

There has been no winner of tonight's record €19 million Lotto jackpot
# Record Jackpot
# Record Jackpot

There has been no winner of tonight's record €19 million Lotto jackpot

Oct 6th 2021, 9:51 PM 27,898 Views 13 Comments

The winning numbers in tonight’s draw were 5, 6, 9, 31, 35, 45 and a bonus number 12.

# national-lottery - Saturday 2 October, 2021

No one won tonight's record €19 million Lotto jackpot
# Maybe Next Time
# Maybe Next Time

No one won tonight's record €19 million Lotto jackpot

Oct 2nd 2021, 8:34 PM 54,071 Views 42 Comments

The winning numbers were 21, 17, 18, 37, 12, 33 and 23.

# national-lottery - Thursday 30 September, 2021

Lotto jackpot capped at new record of €19,060,800 until won
# Record Amount
# Record Amount

Lotto jackpot capped at new record of €19,060,800 until won

Sep 30th 2021, 4:13 PM 59,855 Views 52 Comments

The jackpot reached the new record on Wednesday when it wasn’t won.

# national-lottery - Saturday 4 September, 2021

Poll: Do you play the Lotto?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you play the Lotto?

Sep 4th 2021, 9:02 AM 45,528 Views 61 Comments

A review is being carried out into how National Lottery funds are given to charity.

# national-lottery - Friday 3 September, 2021

Indecon Consultants commissioned to support Govt's review of how Lotto funds are given to charity
# Lotto
# Lotto

Indecon Consultants commissioned to support Govt's review of how Lotto funds are given to charity

Sep 3rd 2021, 6:12 PM 11,726 Views 19 Comments

Charities Institute Ireland raised concerns about Good Causes funding last December.

# national-lottery - Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Government to review how Lotto funds are given to charity after concerns about 'transparency' of system
# Good Causes
# Good Causes

Government to review how Lotto funds are given to charity after concerns about 'transparency' of system

Apr 28th 2021, 4:34 PM 16,603 Views 9 Comments

Charities Institute Ireland raised concerns about Good Causes funding last December.

# national-lottery - Saturday 17 April, 2021

Winner of €12.7 million lotto jackpot has reached out to National Lottery
# Whole Lotto Money
# Whole Lotto Money

Winner of €12.7 million lotto jackpot has reached out to National Lottery

Apr 17th 2021, 1:31 PM 28,758 Views 34 Comments

The winning ticket was bought at a Circle K filling station in Kilkenny

# national-lottery - Thursday 15 April, 2021

National Lottery reveals that last night's winning €12.7 million jackpot ticket was sold in Kilkenny
# Lotto
# Lotto

National Lottery reveals that last night's winning €12.7 million jackpot ticket was sold in Kilkenny

Apr 15th 2021, 1:18 PM 17,479 Views 12 Comments

The jackpot was the highest in four years.

# national-lottery - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

There has been one winner of tonight's Lotto jackpot worth €12.7 million
# Winner Winner
# Winner Winner

There has been one winner of tonight's Lotto jackpot worth €12.7 million

Apr 14th 2021, 9:38 PM 80,460 Views 47 Comments

The winning numbers were 4, 14, 20, 23, 27, 37 and bonus number 39.

# national-lottery - Saturday 3 April, 2021

Single UK winner claims €145m Euromillions jackpot as Irish Lotto heads for €11m
# Lotto Fever
# Lotto Fever

Single UK winner claims €145m Euromillions jackpot as Irish Lotto heads for €11m

Apr 3rd 2021, 5:54 PM 60,105 Views 49 Comments

The bumper winner becomes the fifth biggest winner in UK National Lottery history.

# national-lottery - Thursday 28 January, 2021

€8.5 million jackpot winner from Limerick makes contact with the National Lottery
# Big Win
# Big Win

€8.5 million jackpot winner from Limerick makes contact with the National Lottery

Jan 28th 2021, 6:26 PM 30,118 Views 19 Comments

Arrangements are being made for the prize to now be claimed, the National Lottery said.

# national-lottery - Monday 19 October, 2020

Woman sued by stepson for share of €3.3m jackpot can't sue former Lotto operator over 'bad advice'
# Courts
# Courts

Woman sued by stepson for share of €3.3m jackpot can't sue former Lotto operator over 'bad advice'

Oct 19th 2020, 1:20 PM 45,764 Views 15 Comments

Mary Walsh settled proceedings brought against her by her step-son David Walsh in 2018.

# national-lottery - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Lottery scratch card prizes were 'omitted due to human error', inquiry finds
# Investigation
# Investigation

Lottery scratch card prizes were 'omitted due to human error', inquiry finds

Oct 8th 2020, 12:57 PM 38,838 Views 34 Comments

The National Lottery previously apologised that four of the top prizes were not included in certain games in recent years.

# national-lottery - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Someone has just won €5.4 million on tonight's Lotto jackpot
# Celebrate Good Times
# Celebrate Good Times

Someone has just won €5.4 million on tonight's Lotto jackpot

Sep 23rd 2020, 9:27 PM 117,291 Views 39 Comments

We don’t yet know where in the country the ticket was sold.

# national-lottery - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Euromillions winner has come forward to claim €49.5 million prize
# Jackpot Joy
# Jackpot Joy

Euromillions winner has come forward to claim €49.5 million prize

Jul 23rd 2020, 6:13 PM 83,792 Views 35 Comments

The winner is set to become the 19th National Lottery millionaire in 2020.

# national-lottery - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Ireland's latest Euromillions jackpot winner bought their ticket online, National Lottery confirms
# Chicken Dinner
# Chicken Dinner

Ireland's latest Euromillions jackpot winner bought their ticket online, National Lottery confirms

Jul 22nd 2020, 3:42 PM 42,927 Views 20 Comments

The National Lottery says it was bought in the Leinster area.

# national-lottery - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

People urged to check lottery tickets after someone wins €1m in Daily Million draw
# Winner Winner
# Winner Winner

People urged to check lottery tickets after someone wins €1m in Daily Million draw

Jul 8th 2020, 8:34 PM 33,023 Views 13 Comments

The winning numbers from the Daily Million Draw today were: 03, 05, 10, 11, 24, 39 and bonus number 09

# national-lottery - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Winning €6.9 million Lotto jackpot ticket sold in Co Cork
# Winner Winner
# Winner Winner

Winning €6.9 million Lotto jackpot ticket sold in Co Cork

Jun 21st 2020, 12:34 PM 37,135 Views 12 Comments

The winning numbers for last night’s jackpot are: 5, 8, 19, 40, 41, 44 and bonus number 17

# national-lottery - Thursday 18 June, 2020

'I was walking around with the winning ticket in my bag': Kerry family scoops €9.7m National Lottery prize
# Clear The Mortgage
# Clear The Mortgage

'I was walking around with the winning ticket in my bag': Kerry family scoops €9.7m National Lottery prize

Jun 18th 2020, 3:53 PM 28,443 Views 7 Comments

The draw took place back in April but the family only this month claimed the prize.

# national-lottery - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

99% of unclaimed Lotto winnings in 2019 were not re-invested into other prizes
# Premier Lotteries
# Premier Lotteries

99% of unclaimed Lotto winnings in 2019 were not re-invested into other prizes

Jun 10th 2020, 8:09 PM 36,956 Views 54 Comments

Just €187,400 was given back to players through extra prizes last year.

# national-lottery - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Someone in Co Clare won €4 million in last night's Lotto
# National Lottery
# National Lottery

Someone in Co Clare won €4 million in last night's Lotto

May 10th 2020, 1:56 PM 35,884 Views 23 Comments

This is the fifth Lotto jackpot winner of 2020.

# national-lottery - Friday 24 April, 2020

Lotto winners forced to wait to collect major cheques due to Covid-19 restrictions
# National Lottery
# National Lottery

Lotto winners forced to wait to collect major cheques due to Covid-19 restrictions

Apr 24th 2020, 2:35 PM 17,178 Views 37 Comments

Winners are prevented from travelling to the National Lottery headquarters in Dublin due to lockdown measures.

# national-lottery - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Ireland's €9.7m Lotto winner comes forward but will have to wait for restrictions to be lifted
# The Kingdom
# The Kingdom

Ireland's €9.7m Lotto winner comes forward but will have to wait for restrictions to be lifted

Apr 23rd 2020, 3:03 PM 40,041 Views 23 Comments

Saturday’s jackpot came about after 11 weeks of rollovers.

# national-lottery - Sunday 19 April, 2020

People urged to check their lottery tickets after someone wins €9.7 million jackpot
# Kerry
# Kerry

People urged to check their lottery tickets after someone wins €9.7 million jackpot

Apr 19th 2020, 10:35 AM 46,523 Views 16 Comments

The winning ticket was sold in Co Kerry.

# national-lottery - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Single ticket wins bumper Lotto jackpot of €9.7 million
# Makin It Rain
# Makin It Rain

Single ticket wins bumper Lotto jackpot of €9.7 million

Apr 18th 2020, 10:19 PM 162,481 Views 60 Comments

The jackpot has been rolling over for 11 weeks.

# national-lottery - Monday 16 March, 2020

'State should be concerned': National Lottery lobbied for change in law to prevent bookies taking lotto bets
# Lobbying
# Lobbying

'State should be concerned': National Lottery lobbied for change in law to prevent bookies taking lotto bets

Mar 16th 2020, 12:05 AM 65,202 Views 46 Comments

The National Lottery said being able to bet on the lotto in bookmakers “diminishes the attractiveness” of its products.

# national-lottery - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Poll: Would you go public if you won the EuroMillions jackpot?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you go public if you won the EuroMillions jackpot?

Feb 15th 2020, 1:38 PM 47,480 Views 68 Comments

The Irish winner of Tuesday night’s €17 million EuroMillions ticket has contacted the National Lottery.

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