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Player Who Bought Lotto Ticket In North Kerry Wins Over €45,000

Player Who Bought Lotto Ticket In North Kerry Wins Over €45,000

November 5, 2018 at 9:01 am Comments are Disabled

A PERSON who bought their lotto ticket in Listowel won a cool €45,612 after matching five numbers and the bonus on Saturday night. The ticket was sold at the Esso Spar Service Station on Bridge Road in Listowel. They shared  the €91,225 prize with a player who bought their ticket in […]

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KDYS And Circus Festival Among Kerry Winners In National Lottery Awards

KDYS And Circus Festival Among Kerry Winners In National Lottery Awards

August 9, 2018 at 5:02 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Diocesan Youth Service and National Circus Festival are among five Kerry organisations named as winners in the first ever National Lottery Good Causes Awards. The awards honour the inspiring work of thousands of projects, clubs and individuals all over Ireland with the help of Good Causes funding. Nearly […]

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Married Couple From Kerry Collects Almost €150,000 In Lotto Win

Married Couple From Kerry Collects Almost €150,000 In Lotto Win

June 25, 2018 at 5:20 pm Comments are Disabled

A MARRIED couple from Kerry were celebrating a huge boost to their retirement coffers after they collected a massive Lotto Match 5 + Bonus prize of €149,347 in Dublin on Monday afternoon. The overjoyed pair plan to use their Lotto windfall to enjoy their retirement by travelling the world in style […]

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Olympic bronze medalist Rob Heffernan and his wife and coach Marian Heffernan launch the inaugural National Lottery Good Causes Awards aimed at honouring the inspiring work and achievements of thousands of projects, clubs and individuals all over Ireland.Pictured at the launch in Dublin Castle was Irish Olympic Hero Marian Heffernan and Kate Finnegan,Aisling Ni Cheallaigh,Sara Granda and Marie Dee from Fidget Feet a Limerick-based aerial dance group all of whom benefitted from National Lottery funding.
The significant new Awards initiative, which will have seven categories, will recognise the incredible difference that National Lottery-funded projects have made to communities all over the country in recent years.
Nearly 30 cent in every €1 spent on National Lottery games – or over €619,000 per day – goes back to Good Causes all over the country in the areas of Sports, Arts, Culture, Heritage, Community, Health, Youth and the Irish Language. Last year alone more than €226 million was raised by players of National Lottery games for such Good Causes
More info contact Robert Magee-National Lottery Press Office
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Chance For Past Kerry Beneficiaries Of Lottery Funding To Win €35,000

June 11, 2018 at 11:08 am Comments are Disabled

CLUBS, projects and individuals in Kerry who have benefitted from National Lottery Good Cause funding have been invited to enter an exciting new national competition with the chance of winning a total of €35,000. The new National Lottery Good Causes Awards, launched this week, are aimed at honouring the inspiring […]

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Another Kerry Person To Appear On Winning Streak This Saturday

February 20, 2018 at 6:06 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY’S Winning Streak continues this week as Killarney woman Angela O’Sullivan will appear on the 1,000th episode of the hit National Lottery gameshow this weekend. This comes after Oakpark, Tralee resident Jimmy Kelly won €22,000 in prizes on the RTE1 show on Saturday night last. Angela  had just arrived home from […]

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Camp Resident To Appear On Winning Streak This Saturday

January 17, 2018 at 1:02 pm Comments are Disabled

A UK-born woman who became known with her husband as “the couple who owned two donkeys” after her move to Kerry has been selected to appear on Saturday’s National Lottery Winning Streak game show on RTE One. Pauline Bell, who lives in Camp, is now looking forward to becoming known […]

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That Friday Feeling When You Collect €50,000 From The National Lottery

That Friday Feeling When You Collect €50,000 From The National Lottery

January 13, 2018 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

A LUCKY player from Kerry had a very good Friday when she collected her winnings from National Lottery HQ yesterday. The woman, who remains anonymous, scooped the €50,005 TellyBingo snowball prize on December 14, a win that would banish the January blues. The winning Kerry lady, who is a regular TellyBingo […]

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Kerryman To Get Tattooed After Scooping €552,000 Lotto Win

Kerryman To Get Tattooed After Scooping €552,000 Lotto Win

January 3, 2018 at 12:45 pm Comments are Disabled

A KERRYMAN is toasting his unbelievable start to the New Year after he collected a cheque for €552,182 won through an online play for Lotto Match 5 plus Bonus from the Lotto draw on Wednesday, December 20. The lucky online player – who revealed he also won just over €1,500 […]

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Game show host, Marty Whelan with Margaret Flynn from Kimmage, Dublin 12 has won €67,000 including a car on last Saturdays (25th November 2017) National Lottery Winning Streak Game Show on RTE. The winning ticket was bought from Centra, Main Street, Castleisland, Co. Kerry. Pic: Mac Innes

Castleisland Woman Spins The Wheel On Winning Streak

November 27, 2017 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

A FORMER National Lottery employee, who worked with the organisation for 27 years, saw her dream realised when she got to spin the iconic Grand Prize Wheel when she appeared on the Winning Streak game show on RTE One on Saturday. Originally from Castleisland, Margaret Flynn is now living in […]

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Nellie Foley, from Killarney, Co. Kerry has won €53,000 including a holiday on last Saturdays (22nd April 2017) National Lottery Winning Streak game show on RTE.  Pictured here at the presentation of the winning cheques were from left to right: Mr.  XXX  National Lottery ticket selling agent, Ms. Feng YU Chen, the News Stop, Ballally Shopping Centre, Dublin 16, Marty Whelan, Winning Streak game show co-host; Nellie Foley, the winning recipient; Michael Hayes, Head of Marketing, The National Lottery and Sinead Kennedy, Winning Streak game show co-host. The winning ticket was bought from Topaz garage. Pic: Mac Innes Photography.

Nellie Scoops €53,000 On Winning Streak Show

April 24, 2017 at 2:12 pm Comments are Disabled

  LUCKY Kerry Woman Nellie Foley from Killarney, scooped €53,000 in Saturday’s National Lottery Winning Streak TV Game show. All of Nellie’s family were supporting her in the audience of Winning Streak last weekend, including some of her 17 grandchildren. Nellie Foley celebrated her 90th birthday last November and is from Barleymount overlooking the lakes […]

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Maureen O’Sullivan from Killarney, Co. Kerry has won €28,000 including a holiday on last Saturdays (8th April 2017) National Lottery Winning Streak game show on RTE.  Pictured here at the presentation of the winning cheques were from left to right; Marty Whelan Winning Streak game show co-host; Maureen O’Sullivan the winning player; Dermot Griffin, Chief Executive at the National Lottery  and Sinead Kennedy, Winning Streak game show co-host. The winning ticket was bought from Eurospar. Pic: Mac Innes Photography.

Kerry Women Get Lucky On Winning Streak

April 10, 2017 at 2:13 pm Comments are Disabled

  AN Abbeydorney woman won a trip to New York and a Tuosist lady went home with €28,000 in prizes after RTE’s Winning Streak show on Saturday.   Eighty-eight-year-old Maureen O’Sullivan of the Tuosist Post Office near Kenmare was one of five contestants on the National Lottery Show. Maureen had lots […]

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Listowel Family Collects Cheque For €100,000 At Lottery HQ

Listowel Family Collects Cheque For €100,000 At Lottery HQ

January 6, 2017 at 1:47 pm Comments are Disabled

IT was a case of Family Fortunes in the National Lottery winners’ room today as a large family from Listowel claimed their €100,000 Millionaire Raffle prize which they won on the New Year’s Eve draw. As the Listowel family sipped champagne in National Lottery offices in Dublin, the winning mother […]

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Somebody Is €100,000 Better Off After Buying A Winning Lottery Ticket In Kerry

Somebody Is €100,000 Better Off After Buying A Winning Lottery Ticket In Kerry

January 1, 2017 at 12:48 pm Comments are Disabled

ARE you the holder of ticket number 403435 in the Millionaire Raffle? Well someone bought the ticket in Eason’s, Church Street, Listowel, and last night their ticket was drawn out and they won €100,000. It’s a dream start to the New Year for some very lucky National Lottery Christmas Millionaire Raffle winners […]

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NO REPRO FEE: 25th October 2016. SPECTACULAR SCRATCH CARD WIN OF €200,000 FOR KILLARNEY MAN. It was a memorable Monday for Kerry man, Ljatif Saiti who won the top prize of €200,000 on his All Cash Spectacular scratch card which he purchased in Healy’s Newsagent in his hometown of Killarney. Ljatif, who is pictured here with his son Sahiti when he collected his winnings is originally from Kosovo, was joined by his family as he collected his whopping €200,000 prize at National Lottery headquarters in Dublin today (Tuesday).  Pic: Mac Innes Photography.

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‘This is an unbelievable win for our family,’ said Ljatif who was coming to terms with his good fortune in the National Lottery Winners Room.
Ljatif, who moved to Killarney from Kosovo with his family in 1999, discussed the moment he knew that his luck was in with his scratch card, ‘I would treat myself to a scratch card every week and I would always bring them home to scratch them. This time however, I scratched it there and then in the shop and I saw my number matching up with the €200,000 prize. I quickly handed it back to the shop keeper to check that I wasn’t dreaming,’ he smiled.

The National Lottery All Cash Spectacular is a €10 scratch card which has over €10,000,000 in cash prizes on offer. There are two top prizes of €200,000, one of which is still up for grabs!

Discussing his plans for his winnings, Ljatif said, ‘This is all still new to us. We will enjoy the win first and then we will decide on what to spend the money on. We have four beautiful children so it is important that their future is the priority.’

Want to share in that winning feeling? Play EuroMillions. Tuesday’s jackpot is an estimated €50 million. Play early in-store, in App or online by 7.30pm this evening to ensure you’re in with a chance of winning this fantastic jackpot.

Playing National Lottery funds good causes across Ireland. To date the National Lottery has raised over €4.7 billion for good causes. This level of funding has made a significant difference to communities, projects and individuals in the areas of Youth, Sports, Recreation, Amenities, Health, Welfare, Arts, Culture, National Heritage and the Irish Language.
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Man Wins €200,000 On Scratch Card In Killarney

October 25, 2016 at 2:22 pm Comments are Disabled

IT was a memorable Monday for Kerry man, Ljatif Saiti who won the top prize of €200,000 on his All Cash Spectacular scratch card which he purchased in Healy’s Newsagent in his hometown of Killarney. Ljatif, who is originally from Kosovo, was joined by his family as he collected his whopping […]

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Woman Claims Over €181,000 Lotto Prize After Buying Ticket In Listowel

Woman Claims Over €181,000 Lotto Prize After Buying Ticket In Listowel

October 17, 2016 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

A DELIGHTED woman collected a cheque for a fantastic €181,751 today at National Lottery offices in Dublin after winning the prize Lotto Quick Pick in Moloney’s Newsagents in Listowel, on October 1. Speaking today the happy local woman said; “I was out when the Lotto draw was on and when I got home I asked […]

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Winning Lotto Tickets Of €2.2m And €181,000 Bought In Kerry

Winning Lotto Tickets Of €2.2m And €181,000 Bought In Kerry

October 2, 2016 at 12:14 pm Comments are Disabled

  THERE were two lucky winners of Saturday’s Lotto jackpot worth €4,532,646 and one of them bought their ticket in Kerry. And there was more great luck for another winner of over €180,000 in the county. The winning tickets, which were both Quick Pick selections were sold in Hannah Mary’s Country Store XL in […]

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Man Who Bought Winning Lotto Ticket In Listowel Claims Over €131,000

Man Who Bought Winning Lotto Ticket In Listowel Claims Over €131,000

September 13, 2016 at 4:11 pm Comments are Disabled

  A WEST Limerick man who bought his winning Lotto ticket in Listowel, collected a cool €131,795 in Dublin today. The man, who wishes to remain anonymous, won the prize when he matched five numbers and the bonus in the Lotto draw on Saturday, July 30 2016. Speaking today, he said; “I’d three tickets […]

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Diarmuid Belgey from Dingle Co. Kerry has won €33,000 on last Saturdays (16th April 2016) National Lottery Winning Streak game show on RTE.  Pictured here at the presentation of the winning cheques were from left to right: Sinead Kennedy, Winning Streak game show co-host; Emer O’Neill, the National Lottery ticket selling agent, Supervalu, Holyground, Dingle, Tralee, Co. Kerry; Diarmuid Belgey, the winning player; Declan Harrington, Head of Finance at the National Lottery who made the presentation; Melissa NÍ Chiobháin, the National Lottery ticket selling agent, Supervalu, Holyground, Dingle, Tralee, Co. Kerry and Marty Whelan, Winning Streak game show co-host. Pic: Mac Innes Photography

West Kerry Man Wins Tens Of Thousands On ‘Winning Streak’

April 18, 2016 at 3:56 pm Comments are Disabled

  A WEST Kerry man may have missed the excitement of the visiting Top Gear presenters to the peninsula, but he won’t mind after a trip to Dublin resulted in a cash windfall at the weekend. Diarmuid Begley appeared on RTE’s Winning Steak on Saturday night and came home with €33,000 in […]

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Rachel Wins Thousands For Paddy On RTE’s Winning Streak

Rachel Wins Thousands For Paddy On RTE’s Winning Streak

February 21, 2016 at 10:26 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE man is coming back from Dublin with a nice amount of cash after his granddaughter appeared for him on Winning Streak last night. Eighty-nine-year old Paddy Ryan from Garryruth was surrounded by his family in the audience as Rachel Fitzgerald did the hard work on stage with Marty Whelan and […]

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Grainne Galway from Ballyheigue, Co. Kerry has won €45,000 including a car on last Saturdays (28th November 2015)) National Lottery Winning Streak game show on RTE.  Pictured here at the presentation of the winning cheques were from left to right: Fiona Moriarty, the National Lottery ticket selling agent, Centra, Ballyheigue, Tralee, Co. Kerry; Marty Whelan, Winning Streak game show co-host; Grainne Galway, the winning player; Niall Andrews, Head of Sales at the National Lottery who made the presentation; Joseph Moriarty, the National Lottery ticket selling agent, Centra, Ballyheigue, Tralee, Co. Kerry; Mairead Moriarty, the National Lottery ticket selling agent, Centra, Ballyheigue, Tralee, Co. Kerry and Sinead Kennedy Winning Streak game show co-host. Pic: Mac Innes Photography

Ballyheigue Woman Wins €45,000 In Prizes On Winning Streak

November 30, 2015 at 3:02 pm Comments are Disabled

A BALLYHEIGUE woman had a great Saturday night in Dublin when she won €45,000 in prizes on the ‘Winning Streak’ gameshow. And there was great news after the name of Jim Naughton from Tralee was called out to appear on next week’s show. Gráinne Galway won a car  worth €25,000 […]

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Jacinta Wins A Trip To New York With National Lottery Competition

Jacinta Wins A Trip To New York With National Lottery Competition

October 9, 2015 at 1:19 pm Comments are Disabled

JACINTA Hobbart from Tralee, is packing her suitcases as she prepares to jet off on her dream holiday to New York with her sister Mary. The busy mum burst into tears of joy when she received news that she’d won the National Lottery’s Bigger Better Lotto Dream Holiday Competition, currently […]

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Tralee Man Wins €500,000 In Euromillions Draw

Tralee Man Wins €500,000 In Euromillions Draw

September 29, 2015 at 2:10 pm Comments are Disabled

  A TRALEE man has collected his prize of €500,000 in the EuroMillions Plus, after he bought his his lucky €12 Quick Pick ticket in Centra, Ballyduff, on Wednesday, September 16. He won it in the draw which took place on Tuesday, September 22 and collected his prize at National Lottery offices today. The winner, who wishes […]

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Lotto Ticket, Sold In Kenmare And Worth Hundreds Of Thousands, Goes Unclaimed

Lotto Ticket, Sold In Kenmare And Worth Hundreds Of Thousands, Goes Unclaimed

September 25, 2015 at 4:11 pm Comments are Disabled

THE National Lottery are asking the public to check their tickets as two Lotto Plus top prizes worth €500,000, sold in Kerry and Cork, have remained unclaimed. Both prizes were won on Saturday, September 12. The first lucky €5 Quickpick ticket was sold in Whytes Service Station on Killarney Road in Kenmare, […]

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€500,000 Winning Euromillions Plus Ticket Sold In North Kerry

€500,000 Winning Euromillions Plus Ticket Sold In North Kerry

September 23, 2015 at 11:10 am Comments are Disabled

WERE you in Ross’s Centra Supermarket in Ballyduff last Wednesday? Did you buy a Euromillions ticket? Then you could be €500,000 better off as the shop sold a €12 quick pick ticket which has won the huge cash amount in the Euromillions Plus draw. The owner of the ticket now has […]

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Noreen O’Sullivan from Killarney, Co. Kerry has won €30,000 including a holiday to the Greek Islands on last Saturdays (1st August 2015) National Lottery Winning Streak game show on RTE.  Pictured here at the presentation of the winning cheques were from left to right: Marty Whelan, Winning Streak game show co-host; Noreen O’Sullivan, the winning player; Peter Plunkett, Head of IT at the National Lottery who made the presentation and Sinead Kennedy Winning Streak game show co-host. The winning ticket was bought from Kearney’s Centra, Ballydesmond, Mallow, Co.Cork. Pic: Mac Innes Photography.

Kerry Woman Wins €30,000 In Prizes On National Lottery Gameshow

August 4, 2015 at 2:21 pm Comments are Disabled

LADY luck smiled on a Currow woman at the weekend when she won €30,000 in prizes on the Winning Streak gameshow on RTE. Noreen O’Sullivan, Currow, was one of five players from Dublin, Galway, Kerry and Louth who won prizes to the value of  €245,000. Noreen’s prize included a holiday […]

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Patrick Moriarty from Tralee, Co. Kerry has won €2,000 in the Crack the Code game on the National Lottery’s The Million Euro Challenge game show on RTE on Saturday 30th May 2015. Pictured at the presentation of prizes are from left to right: Ronan Leech, Marketing Development Manager, The National Lottery; Ornagh Ferris, the winning recipient who played on behalf of Patrick Moriarty, and The Million Euro Challenge Host Nicky Byrne. Pic: Mac Innes Photography

Tralee Player Wins €2,000 On National Lottery Gameshow

June 2, 2015 at 4:28 pm Comments are Disabled

  A TRALEE man is celebrating a nice windfall after winning €2,000 on ‘The Million Euro Challenge’ game show over the weekend. Patrick Moriarty from Tralee, was chosen to part in the ‘Crack the Code’ game on the show, which took place on Saturday May 30. Mr Moriarty was unable to be present […]

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Francis Kenny from Ballyheigue, Co. Kerry has won €16,000 on the National Lottery’s The Million Euro Challenge game show on RTE on Saturday 23rd May 2015. Pictured at the presentation of prizes are from left to right: Brendan Moriarty, The National Lottery ticket selling agent, Centra, Ballyheigue, Tralee, Co.Kerry; Eddie Banville, Head of Marketing, The National Lottery; Francis Kenny, the winning player; Alex Kenny, Francis’s nephew and guest support on the show; The Million Euro Challenge Host Nicky Byrne and Margaret Moriarty, The National Lottery ticket selling agent, Centra, Ballyheigue, Tralee, Co.Kerry; Pic: Mac Innes Photography

Francis Picks Up €16,000 On National Lottery Show

May 25, 2015 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

  A BALLYHEIGUE man kept up the family tradition of winning large sums in the lottery, when he picked up €16,000 on Saturday night. Francis Kenny won the cash on the National Lottery’s The Million Euro Challenge TV gameshow, where a Tralee man was selected to take part in next week’s show. […]

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Joan’s €15,000 Saturday Night Takeaway

Joan’s €15,000 Saturday Night Takeaway

April 13, 2015 at 10:39 am Comments are Disabled

A MOYVANE woman came away €15,000 better off on Saturday after she appeared on the National Lottery’s The Million Euro Challenge game show on RTE. Joan Kiely appeared on the programme, hosted by Nicky Byrne, and took away the tidy sum which will go towards a holiday as Joan would particularly like to […]

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Ita Cracks The Code To Win €2,000 On RTE Show

Ita Cracks The Code To Win €2,000 On RTE Show

April 7, 2015 at 11:46 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE woman came away from Dublin €2,000 richer on Saturday night. Ita Neligan from Tralee won €2,000 in the Crack the Code game on the National Lottery’s The Million Euro Challenge game show on RTE . She entered a supplementary lottery game, Crack The Code, for the chance to appear on the show and win […]

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Ballymac Man Wins €20,000 In National Lottery Draw

Ballymac Man Wins €20,000 In National Lottery Draw

March 31, 2015 at 5:37 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was a nice windfall for a Ballymacelligott man at the weekend. Brendan Falvey won €20,000 in the National Lottery’s ‘Holiday Heaven’ Draw which was held on Saturday. He received his prize at the National Lottery headquarters from Ronan Leech, The National Lottery and the draw host Nuala Carey. Congratulations Brendan and […]

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