National Lottery CEO Dermot Griffin said: “We are delighted the winner has made contact. This is an incredible win for an Irish EuroMillions player. And a record win for the National Lotttery.
“This has been an incredibly lucky period for players on the island of Ireland …The luck of the Irish is definitely in the air.”
The luck of one Irish person, probably very elderly, cranky with huge savings, is in the air, you mean?
‘Surprisingly calm’ ticket holder makes contact over €175m win (RTÉ)
David Baxter writes:
On Facebook today… Former Fianna Fáil councillor David McGuinness clearly trying to boost his social media presence. Could be judged as tacky, cheap and desperate. …
Cllr David McGuinness (Facebook)
Last night’s €15m Euromillions jackpot.
The winning ticket of Tuesday night’s EuroMillions lottery draw was sold somewhere in Ireland, it has been revealed…The winning numbers were 16, 18, 26, 38 and 44 and the Lucky Stars were eight and 10.
Winning lottery ticket sold in Ireland (UTV)
An Irish win in tonight’s Euromillions.