Record breaking lotto winner will share winnings
Luck couldn’t have come to a more generous person than Angela Kelly. 40 year old Ms. Kelly from East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire is Scotland’s latest millionaire and has pledged to share some of her winnings with her estranged husband.
Prior to her lottery jackpot Ms. Kelly was on a salary of just £21,000 a year working as an administrator for the postal service and can now look forward to earning her salary in interest every week. Ms. Kelly would have had to work a staggering 1,600 years to earn the £35,425,411 she won in Friday’s EuroMillions triple rollover jackpot. The jackpot win is the biggest single lottery win the UK.
The jackpot win was the result of a £1.50 lucky dip ticket from her local Sainsbury’s supermarket.
When asked at a press conference if she will share any of her winnings with her estranged husband Gerry Cunningham she replied “Definitely.”
With her sudden windfall she plans to buy some new dresses, a Seat Ibiza and go on holiday to Hawaii. Her 14 year old won wants to buy a games console.
Her winning numbers were 23, 40, 42, 43 and 49 plus the Lucky Stars numbers 2 and 6.
Editor, Jackpot.co.uk - 2007-08-16 12:41:18