British EuroMillions winner scoops £24.6m jackpot


A UK EuroMillions ticketholder has scooped a £24.6 million jackpot, the second British ticket to take the top prize this year, Camelot said.

The winning player matched numbers 23, 25, 32, 37, 42 and Lucky Stars 01 and 11 to make them the sole winner of Tuesday's draw.

A National Lottery spokesman said: "This year is certainly turning out to be a lucky one for UK National Lottery players.

"Last year saw an unprecedented nine UK EuroMillions jackpot winners and this year we have already had two massive wins here and it's only February."