Heacham neighbours share £240,000 in Postcode Lottery win
Seven neighbours from Heacham are celebrating today after winning £240,000 all thanks to their postcode.
Their postcode of PE31 7SJ was announced as a winner with People’s Postcode Lottery today (Saturday).
Six of the neighbours from the village took home £30,000 each, with the seventh winning £60,000 thanks to playing with two tickets.
The winners chose to remain anonymous but their winnings will be transferred into their bank accounts.
People’s Postcode Lottery ambassador Judie McCourt sent her well-wishes to the winners, she said: “What a way to start your weekend! I’m sure our Heacham winners will be over the moon right now, congratulations to them and I hope they enjoy their winnings.”
Everyday throughout the May draws one postcode will be announced as a £30,000 prize winner. All the players in the postcode will win £30,000 for every ticket they hold.
People’s Postcode Lottery costs £10 a month to play and there are guaranteed winners every day. People play with their chosen postcode and are automatically entered into all draws.
A minimum of 32 per cent of ticket sales goes directly to charities and players of People’s Postcode Lottery have helped raise over £700 million to date for thousands of good causes across Britain and internationally.
This draw was promoted on behalf of Postcode Education Trust. The trust supports charities and good causes which provide education, particularly in emergency situations, through regular grant funding.