02 January 2021 04:34
A lucky UK ticketholder has started the new year in a big way by winning a life-changing £39million EuroMillions jackpot. Ten others were guaranteed UK Millionaire Maker winners of £1million. To win the eight-figure prize, you must match all five main numbers plus the two Lucky Stars. The odds are 1 in 139,838,160. Five main numbers and one Lucky Star will win you just over £130,000.
EuroMillions draws take place every Tuesday and Friday. The deadline for ticket purchases on draw days is 7.30pm. The UK officially severed ties with the EU on New Year's Eve, but Britons can still play EuroMillions post-Brexit. The EuroMillions agreement is between the lottery operators in the participating countries – not the governments. Please play responsibly.
New Year's Day 2021 could certainly be one to remember for the lucky winner of tonight's EuroMillions draw. A whopping rollover of £38m is up for grabs tonight which will help start the year with a bang. Imagine what you could do with that sort of cash, you would be be set for life. The money would be more than enough for the house of your dreams, a few fancy cars and a holiday of a lifetime - when such a thing becomes possible again - with a few million to spare. To get the Hull Live headlines every day, simply pop your email address into the sign-up box just beneath the picture at the top of this article. But remember, you have got to be in it to win it so get off your seat and pop to your local shop, or head to the National Lottery website here, if you want to be in with a chance of winning this enormous sum of money. Euromillions players will also be automatically entered into the UK Millionaire Maker for the chance to win a cool million and, as always, £500k is also on offer with tonight's Thunderball draw. As always, £500k is also on offer with tonight's Thunderball draw. If you missed Wednesday's Lotto and Thunderball results, here's a reminder: The Lottery numbers were 11, 17, 21, 24, 37, 49 and the bonus ball was 45. The winning Thunderball numbers were: 1, 4, 6, 8, 15 and the Thunderball was 2. Tonight's Thunderball results will be announced at around 8.15pm and the EuroMillions shortly after.