Winners pose for Vanity Fair-style shoot to mark 25 years of National Lottery

Lucky winners with a combined fortune of more than £110 million have posed for a Vanity Fair-style photo shoot to mark The National Lottery's 25th anniversary.

The 25 individuals from each year of the lottery's existence are some of the biggest winners from more than 5,500 millionaires created since the first draw on November 19 1994.

The line-up includes 84-year-old Brian Caswell, from Bolton, who won £24.9 million in 2009 and Bev Middleton, 40, from Bradford, who received £14.5 million in 2017.

Winners pose for Vanity Fair-style shoot to mark 25 years of National Lottery

Mr Caswell, who now lives in a five-bedroom detached home with his wife Jean, 82, said his EuroMillions windfall not only paid for the new property, but for potentially life-saving surgery.

He said: "Five years ago, I needed an emergency quadruple bypass, and instead of waiting, our daughter researched the top surgeon and I paid to go private – so the lottery has kept me healthy as well as happy."

While new homes and cars are common purchases, Cheryl Brudenell, from Stockton-on-Tees, used part of her £916,915 winnings to fund what she calls her "Robbie Hobby".

Since 2001, the 52-year-old, who won in 1997, has watched singer Robbie Williams perform around 40 times across the world.

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Self-employed builder Steve Thomson, 42, and his wife Lenka Thomson, 41, from Selsey, West Sussex, celebrate their �105 million EuroMillions win at the Hilton Avisford Park, Walberton, West Sussex.
Self-employed builder Steve Thomson, 42, and his wife Lenka Thomson, 41, from Selsey, West Sussex, celebrate their �105 million EuroMillions win at the Hilton Avisford Park, Walberton, West Sussex.
Self-employed builder Steve Thomson, 42, and his wife Lenka Thomson, 41, from Selsey, West Sussex, celebrate their �105 million EuroMillions win at the Hilton Avisford Park, Walberton, West Sussex.
Self-employed builder Steve Thomson, 42, and his wife Lenka Thomson, 41, from Selsey, West Sussex, celebrate their �105 million EuroMillions win at the Hilton Avisford Park, Walberton, West Sussex.
Self-employed builder Steve Thomson, 42, and his wife Lenka Thomson, 41, from Selsey, West Sussex, celebrate their �105 million EuroMillions win at the Hilton Avisford Park, Walberton, West Sussex.
Lottery win is the cat’s whiskers for couple who are Set for Life
Lottery win is the cat’s whiskers for couple who are Set for Life
Gavin and Sylvia Odolant-Smith are using their lottery win on urgent treatment for their cat (PA)
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Paula Williamson, from Barnsley, said: 'I keep having to pinch myself and tell myself that I really am a millionaire.'
Paula Williamson, from Barnsley, said: 'I keep having to pinch myself and tell myself that I really am a millionaire.'
Paula Williamson and husband Geoff during a press conference at the Wentbridge House Hotel, Pontefract, April 9, 2019. (SWNS)
Paula Williamson, husband Geoff and sons Jack (right) and Ian (left) during a press conference at the Wentbridge House Hotel, Pontefract, April 9, 2019. (SWNS)
Paula Williamson, husband Geoff and sons Jack (left) and Ian (right) during a press conference at the Wentbridge House Hotel, Pontefract, April 9, 2019. (SWNS)
Paula Williamson, and sons Jack (left) and Ian (right) during a press conference at the Wentbridge House Hotel, Pontefract, April 9, 2019. (SWNS)
Ade Goodchild, 58, a factory worker from Hereford celebrates after scooping �71,057,439 in Friday's EuroMillions draw at the Abbey Hotel, Great Malvern.
Ade Goodchild, 58, a factory worker from Hereford celebrates after scooping ??71,057,439 in Friday's EuroMillions draw at the Abbey Hotel, Great Malvern.
Andrew Symes and Natalie Metcalf, from Bristol, celebrate their �1 million win on the EuroMillions UK Millionaire Maker, at the De Vere Tortworth Court Hotel in Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire.
Ade Goodchild, 58, a factory worker from Hereford celebrates after scooping �71,057,439 in Friday's EuroMillions draw at the Abbey Hotel, Great Malvern.
Andrew Symes and Natalie Metcalf, from Bristol, celebrate their �1 million win on the EuroMillions UK Millionaire Maker, at the De Vere Tortworth Court Hotel in Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire.
Frances Connolly, 52, and Patrick Connolly, 54, from Moira in Northern Ireland, who scooped a �115 million EuroMillions jackpot in the New Year's Day lottery draw, during a photocall at the Culloden Estate and Spa in Holywood, Belfast, as they announce their win.
Frances Connolly, 52, and Patrick Connolly, 54, from Moira in Northern Ireland, who scooped a �115 million EuroMillions jackpot in the New Year's Day lottery draw, during a photocall at the Culloden Estate and Spa in Holywood, Belfast, as they announce their win.
Frances Connolly, 52, and Patrick Connolly, 54, from Moira in Northern Ireland, who scooped a �115 million EuroMillions jackpot in the New Year's Day lottery draw, during a photocall at the Culloden Estate and Spa in Holywood, Belfast, as they announce their win.
Andrew Clark, 51, from Boston, Lincolnshire, with his partner Trisha Fairhurst, celebrates his �76,369,806.80 EuroMillions jackpot win from the draw on Friday 2 November 2018 at Belton Woods Hotel, Grantham.
Andrew Clark, 51, from Boston, Lincolnshire, with his partner Trisha Fairhurst, celebrates his �76,369,806.80 EuroMillions jackpot win from the draw on Friday 2 November 2018 at Belton Woods Hotel, Grantham.
Andrew Clark, 51, from Boston, Lincolnshire, with his partner Trisha Fairhurst (right), celebrates his �76,369,806.80 EuroMillions jackpot win from the draw on Friday 2 November 2018 at Belton Woods Hotel, Grantham.
Andrew Clark, 51, from Boston, Lincolnshire, celebrates his �76,369,806.80 EuroMillions jackpot win from the draw on Friday 2 November 2018 at Belton Woods Hotel, Grantham.
Darren and Kate Donaghey from Newcastle, celebrate their £1 million National Lottery Scratchcard win at the Matfen Hall Hotel in Newcastle.
Darren and Kate Donaghey from Newcastle, celebrate their £1 million National Lottery Scratchcard win at the Matfen Hall Hotel in Newcastle.
Darren and Kate Donaghey from Newcastle, celebrate their �1 million National Lottery Scratchcard win at the Matfen Hall Hotel in Newcastle.
Darren and Kate Donaghey from Newcastle, celebrate their £1 million National Lottery Scratchcard win at the Matfen Hall Hotel in Newcastle.
Daniel Peart, 27, and his wife Charlotte, 28, celebrate their £1 million EuroMillions HotPicks win in Alwalton, Peterborough.
Daniel Peart, 27, and his wife Charlotte, 28, celebrate their £1 million EuroMillions HotPicks win in Alwalton, Peterborough.
Fred, 67, and Lesley Higgins, 57, from Laurencekirk, Aberdeenshire celebrate after winning�57.9 million on the National Lottery EuroMillions draw, at the Marcliffe Hotel in Aberdeen.
Fred, 67, and Lesley Higgins, 57, from Laurencekirk, Aberdeenshire celebrate after winning£57.9 million on the National Lottery EuroMillions draw, at the Marcliffe Hotel in Aberdeen.
Fred, 67, and Lesley Higgins, 57, from Laurencekirk, Aberdeenshire celebrate after winning£57.9 million on the National Lottery EuroMillions draw, at the Marcliffe Hotel in Aberdeen.
James Evans, 30, and his partner JoJo Smith, 28, from Romney Marsh in Kent, celebrate their �3 million National Lottery Scratchcard win at Eastwell Manor, Ashford, Kent.
James Evans, 30, and his partner JoJo Smith, 28, from Romney Marsh in Kent, celebrate their £3 million National Lottery Scratchcard win at Eastwell Manor, Ashford, Kent.
James Evans, 30, and his partner JoJo Smith, 28, from Romney Marsh in Kent, celebrate their £3 million National Lottery Scratchcard win at Eastwell Manor, Ashford, Kent.
Married couple Donna and David Stickley from Slough celebrates their £21 million Lotto win in Windsor, Berkshire.
Married couple Donna and David Stickley from Slough celebrates their £21 million Lotto win in Windsor, Berkshire.
Sue Richards, 51 and 58-year-old Barry Maddox with their new lawn design of a giant champagne bottle and glasses, at their home in Billericay, Essex, after Sue won �3 million on a National Lottery scratch card in 2016.
Sue Richards, 51 and 58-year-old Barry Maddox who have cut a design of a giant champagne bottle and glasses in to their lawn, at their home in Billericay, Essex, after Sue won £3 million on a National Lottery scratch card in 2016.
Self employed carpenter and single dad of two, Aaron Fawden, 47, celebrates after winning one millions pounds in the EuroMillions UK Millionnaire Maker draw on April 10.
Self employed carpenter and single dad of two, Aaron Fawden, 47, celebrates after winning one millions pounds in the EuroMillions UK Millionnaire Maker draw on April 10.
Self employed carpenter and single dad of two, Aaron Fawden, 47, celebrates after winning one millions pounds in the EuroMillions UK Millionnaire Maker draw on April 10.
Father of three and life-long Leyton Orient fan from Wickford, Paul Long, celebrates after his Lucky Dip ticket matched all six numbers to scoop the £9,339,858 Lotto Jackpot on Saturday 24 March, at the Orsett Hall Hotel, in Orsett, Essex.
Father of three and life-long Leyton Orient fan from Wickford, Paul Long, celebrates after his Lucky Dip ticket matched all six numbers to scoop the £9,339,858 Lotto Jackpot on Saturday 24 March, at the Orsett Hall Hotel, in Orsett, Essex.
Music production graduate Alex Best, 21, from Shildon, County Durham, celebrates at Redworth Hall Hotel, Newton Aycliffe after winning £1m in the EuroMillions UK Millionaire Maker draw earlier this month.
Taxi driver Amo Riselli, 50, with his sister Lisa during a photocall at Hatherley Manor Hotel in Gloucester after his �24,501,283 Lotto win.
Taxi driver Amo Riselli, 50, with his daughters (from the left) Tammy Lock, Letitia Sciberras, Bethany Sciberras, Nicole Lock and Lucia Lock, during a photocall at Hatherley Manor Hotel in Gloucester after his �24,501,283 Lotto win.
Taxi driver Melissa Ede, 57, celebrating during a photocall at Willerby Manor Hotel in Hull after her £4m Scratchcard win on New Year's Day.
Taxi driver Melissa Ede, 57, celebrating during a photocall at Willerby Manor Hotel in Hull after her £4m Scratchcard win on New Year's Day.
(From the left) Julie Saunders, 56, Doreen Thompson, 56, Julie Amphlett, 50, Jean Cairns, 73, Louise Ward, 37, and Sian Jones, 54, celebrate during a photocall at Hensol Castle, Hensol, after the six catering staff won £25 million on the National Lottery EuroMillions draw.
(From the left) Julie Amphlett, 50, Julie Saunders, 56, Doreen Thompson, 56, Jean Cairns, 73, Louise Ward, 37, and Sian Jones, 54, celebrate during a photocall at Hensol Castle, Hensol, after the six catering staff won £25 million on the National Lottery EuroMillions draw.
Lucky cat: £1 million scratchcard winners thank pet for payout
Lucky cat: £1 million scratchcard winners thank pet for payout
Lucky cat: £1 million scratchcard winners thank pet for payout
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Since the first draw 25 years ago, The National Lottery said it has paid out more than £71 billion in prizes and raised £40 billion to support thousands of projects and charities across the UK.

The lottery's senior winners' adviser Andy Carter said: "These are just a tiny fraction of some of the lucky players who have won life-changing sums of money over the past 25 years.

"We have all had the 'when I win the lottery' conversation, but these lucky people are now living out their dreams.

"And we have learnt over the years that our players are a generous lot too. From research we have discovered that 11% of winners have made additional millionaires or multi-millionaires through kind donations to family and friends.

"In addition, more than 91% tell us that they have donated time or money to charities close to their hearts, meaning the benefit of every big win is reaching far and wide."

The winners, who are aged between 26 and 84, were photographed by celebrity photographer Sven Arnstein.

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