£161m EuroMillions jackpot winners to divorce BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A couple who scooped Britain’s biggest Euromillions jackpot have announced “with deep regret” that they are to divorce, almost eight years after their massive win. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/uk/161m-euromillions-jackpot-winners-to-divorce-38001335.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/uk/article38001332.ece/45eaf/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_c9b87f66-8714-4ccf-a20b-b4cc2d2b1948_1 Email A couple who scooped Britain’s biggest Euromillions jackpot have announced “with deep regret” that they are to divorce, almost eight years after their massive win. Chris and Colin Weir, who claimed the £161 million prize in 2011, confirmed their plans for the amicable separation as they revealed they have been living apart “for some time”. The couple, from Largs in North Ayrshire, who have been married for 38 years, have two grown-up children. A statement … [Read more...] about £161m EuroMillions jackpot winners to divorce
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A couple from Northern Ireland who landed almost £115million in the EuroMillions jackpot said they celebrated with a cup of tea and a hug. Patrick and Frances Connolly, from Moira, Co Down, said they have written a list of 50 family and friends to share their good fortune with - none of whom have been told of their imminent good fortune. The parents of three daughters, who scooped £114,969,775.70 on New Year's Day, have become the UK's fourth biggest lottery winners. Mrs Connolly, 52, said they celebrated in a low-key way. "We don't really do excited - perhaps I raised my voice just a bit at the time when I found out - but we celebrated with a cup of tea and a hug," she said. "This is a massive sum of money and we want it to have a huge impact on the lives of other people we know and love as well as on our future too. This win gives us the chance to really make a difference for our family and friends. "I always hoped we would win the lottery one day, but when we did, it … [Read more...] about EuroMillions jackpot winners celebrated £115million win with cup of tea and hug
£115 million jackpot winners plan to share their good fortune with loved ones BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A couple who scooped a £115 million EuroMillions jackpot on New Year’s Day have described how they plan to share their good fortune with loved ones. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/115-million-jackpot-winners-plan-to-share-their-good-fortune-with-loved-ones-37680528.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/article37680524.ece/3d00b/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_ffcd813d-a678-4ca2-857c-d344c7ad4c1e_1 Email A couple who scooped a £115 million EuroMillions jackpot on New Year’s Day have described how they plan to share their good fortune with loved ones. Frances and Patrick Connolly, from Moira in Northern Ireland, have begun drawing up a list of family and friends which currently stands at 50, none of whom have been told of their imminent good fortune. Mrs Connolly, 52, said: “This is a massive sum of money and … [Read more...] about £115 million jackpot winners plan to share their good fortune with loved ones
Northern Ireland 4 January 2019 Share this with Facebook Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share this with Email Share this with Facebook Share this with WhatsApp Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-46756469 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel A couple from County Armagh have said they are overwhelmed at winning almost £115m in a EuroMillions draw.The … [Read more...] about NI EuroMillions jackpot winners revealed