Camelot pays out biggest lottery prize of £35.1m

The ticket holder was the only winner on 6 April

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A lottery player is settling into life £35.1 million richer after Camelot said it had validated and paid out the biggest prize ever won in the game.

The ticket-holder was the only winner of the Lotto jackpot on April 6, instantly catapulting them on to the list of the UK's mega rich.

The winner has decided to stay anonymous, and a National Lottery spokesman said: "This lucky ticket-holder can now start to enjoy their life-changing Lotto jackpot win."

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