Lottery winner splashes out - on a pair of slippers

Sarah Coles
John and Carol Baxter
John and Carol Baxter

The National Lottery has announced its latest big winner: John Baxter from Baldock. He won £1 million on the Millionaire Raffle last Tuesday and decided to celebrate in style, by buying his wife a pair of £9.99 slippers from Tesco.

So how does this measure up as a first purchase?