THE joint-second biggest UK EuroMillions winner could be crowned this week with a £170million jackpot. It would come just weeks after the record-breaking £184million was won . Friday’s jackpot is 85 times that of the £2million to be awarded to the singles champions at Wimbledon this year. And it would be enough to award over half a million to each of the 256 competitors. The winner could take 459 trips on Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic space flights — although they would be worth much less than the billionaire. Someone staying closer to home could opt for a 38-day cruise on the Queen Mary 2 . Read more on EuroMillions LOTTO SEE £184M EuroMillions winners Jess and Joe Thwaite going on round-the-world holiday CASHED UP Our neighbours won £184m lotto & bought a £38k car… they could have bought a Merc If they fancied some peace, they could book every single room onboard. Alternatively, … [Read more...] about Huge £170million EuroMillions jackpot could see joint second-biggest UK winner
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TWO Brits have recently become millionaires - but they have absolutely no idea. The clueless Lottery winners have yet to come forward and claim their cash. And if they don't step up, they'll lose it all in less than a month. Both ticket-holders won £1million in the EuroMillions draw on January 21 this year. Their pay-out comes courtesy of the European Millionaire Maker raffle. But on July 20, the deadline to claim the prize will pass. Read more on Money FEE STING Warning for broadband customers over 'astronomical' fees - best and worst firms BUILD BOOST What is the Help to Build Scheme and how can I apply? Anyone who remembers buying a ticket for the draw is urged to check in pockets and behind the back of the sofa. The winners live in Doncaster, South Yorkshire , and the Hinckley and Bosworth district of Leicestershire. If they do miss out, it could be a small comfort to know they're not … [Read more...] about Two clueless Lottery winners have less than a MONTH left to claim their winnings – could it be you?
Aiman Amerul Muner/STUFF The Mānuka Collective's operations manager Jarved Allan speaks about winning multiple medals and the supreme award at Apiculture NZ’s national honey competition. A Timaru honey producer has won the supreme award at Apiculture New Zealand’s national honey competition for the second year in a row . Washdyke-based The Mānuka Collective, formerly known as 100% Pure New Zealand Honey, won 11 medals (seven gold and four silver) and the top prize at the Apiculture NZ conference held in Christchurch. The company’s operations manager Jarved Allan told The Timaru Herald the team was “really excited and over the moon” to win the award again. “It is a good opportunity to showcase to the world what we are doing here. We are always looking at improving and we will see what next year brings,’’ Allan said. READ MORE: Timaru's 100% Pure New Zealand Honey merging with Hamilton-based Three Peaks Mānuka Honey Sweet success for Taranaki honey firms … [Read more...] about Timaru honey producer wins supreme award in national competition for second time
For roughly forty years, a concert titled “A Capitol Fourth” has been offered on the Capitol Grounds featuring the National Symphony Orchestra and assorted artists to celebrate Independence Day on July 4. This year, the concert will feature host Vanessa Williams, the first black woman to be named Miss America and later a Broadway and recording star, singing “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” which is popularly known as the “Black National Anthem.” A Capitol Fourth was first televised in 1981 PBS station WETA,and has been televised by public broadcasting every year since. It is often the most widely-watched PBS show of the year. Williams told the Associated Press, “It’s in celebration of the wonderful opportunity that we now have to celebrate Juneteenth. So we are reflective of the times.” “Williams told the AP this week that she hopes the hymn will bring a sense of celebration following her performance at last year’s Independence Day show, where she sang ‘Not While I’m Around from the … [Read more...] about Host Of ‘A Capitol Fourth’ Celebration To Sing ‘Black National Anthem’ | The Daily Wire