Ten Lancashire neighbours strike it lucky with lottery windfall

Residents of one lucky Lancashire street are celebrating after scooping a lottery windfall.

Thursday, 28th May 2020, 3:45 pm

Ten neighbours won £1,000 each thanks to their lucky postcode.

The residents of Catherine Street, Wesham, netted the windfall when PR4 3BP was announced as a Daily Prize winner with People’s Postcode Lottery.

People’s Postcode Lottery ambassador Danyl Johnson sent his well-wishes to the winners. He said: “What a surprise to start your day! Congratulations to our winners, I hope they enjoy their winnings.”

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People's Postcode Lottery ambassador Danyl Johnson

A minimum of 32 per cent of ticket sales goes directly to charities and players of People’s Postcode Lottery have raised more than £500 million to date for thousands of good causes in Britain and beyond.

This draw was promoted by Amnesty International UK which has received more than £8.1 million in funding from the players of People’s Postcode Lottery. It works to educate people about human rights and helps transform societies to create a safer, more just world.

Many good causes close to the winners have also benefitted from players’ support, and local charities can next apply for funding in August.

For more information on People’s Postcode Lottery, please visit www.postcodelottery.co.uk or Facebook and Twitter.