UK ticket-holder claims £18m prize

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A British ticket-holder who scooped £18.1 million in the EuroMillions draw has claimed the prize, Camelot said.

The winner, who will bank a total of £18,107,223.80, has decided to remain anonymous and no further details about his or her location will be revealed.
%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%Tuesday's win was the third EuroMillions jackpot to be won in the UK this year.

A single UK ticket-holder won £81 million on May 28 and another winner banked £28 million on July 9. Both have remained anonymous.

A National Lottery spokesman said: "It is fantastic to have another EuroMillions jackpot won in the UK.

"By playing EuroMillions, as well as a chance to win a life-changing prize, players also help raise over £35 million every week for National Lottery projects, benefiting communities across the UK."

The latest win came three days after a 67-year-old care home worker from Sutton watched his Lotto Lucky Dip numbers appear live on TV to win £7,959,312.
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