Local Resident wins Corby Lottery’s Christmas Prize Draw

Release Date: 
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 10:45

Lucky Corby Lottery winner, Paul Meredith, walked away with an early Christmas present this year as he won a luxury Christmas hamper in the Bonus Prize Draw.


Paul was presented with his prize by the Leader of Corby Borough Council, Cllr Tom Beattie. He said, ‘I’m so chuffed to have won the hamper, I’ve never won anything before!’


The hamper which was made up by East Carlton Country Park’s Foxy Woodland Shop included:


1x traditional tea bags tin

1x Aztec dinner coffee tin

1x mulled winter punch

1x cranberry sauce

1x blackcurrant jelly with port

1x mincemeat

1x baby onions and balsamic vinegar

1x orange and whiskey marmalade

1x Christmas preserve

1x cranberry, orange and chestnut stuffing

1x Jo&Seph Gin & caramel sauce

1x Cartwright & Butler Cherry & Almond cake

1x Soy candle (cranberry & orange


Don’t worry if you missed out on this prize; as well as the weekly draw where you can walk away with up to £25k there will also be bonus draw prizes to look out for in the New Year – so make sure you get your tickets ready!


The Corby Lottery is an exciting, local, weekly lottery that raises money for good causes in Corby. Tickets for the lottery cost just £1 per week per ticket.  Each ticket has a 1 in 50 chance to win a prize each week, with a top prize of £25,000!  That’s a better chance of winning than the National Lottery or the Health Lottery!


The next draw takes place at 8.00 pm, Saturday, 29th December 2018 and it’s not too late to grab your tickets. Tickets have to be bought online and you can nominate which of the good causes that are registered you wish to support.  


For further information and to buy your tickets please visit Corby Lottery website www.corbylottery.co.uk/. No money from the lottery will be used to subsidise other council services.


A total of 60% of the ticket price goes towards the approved causes right here in Corby. A full list of the good causes that are benefitting from the Corby Lottery can be found at www.corbylottery.co.uk/support/find-a-good-cause

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Telephone: 01536 464022 Mobile: 07568 590 324
Email kim.buzzard@corby.gov.uk

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Last updated: Tuesday 8th January 2019 10:39:05 AM
Review date: Monday 28th December 2020 10:38:24 AM