Oddest places winning lottery tickets have been found

According to the National Lottery, three of the weirdest places lottery tickets have been found are:

  • Winner Morris Mogg's ticket was found in the make-up bag of his secretary. He pocketed £1.9m in 1997.
  • Iris Jeffrey found her £20m winning ticket in a pot in a glass display cabinet in 2004.
  • Chris Jackson found £250k in a shoe box in the back of a winners car in 2000.

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Lottery appeal for mystery millionaires to collect winnings

The National Lottery are appealing for eight would-be millionaires to come forward to collect their winnings before 11pm tonight or face losing their prize. A 100 UK Millionaires Raffle was held last summer and only 92 winners came forward.