New Lotto will launch with two unmissable events announced by The National Lottery today. In the two Saturdays in a row Players will have the chance to win one of 1,000 guaranteed £20,000 prizes – and a £10 million jackpot.
To celebrate the launch of the new game, the special draws will take as on October 5 and October 12. In which 1,000 raffle winners will be guaranteed to bank £20,000 each and a massive £10 million jackpot will be up for grabs. On Thursday 3 October, tickets for new Lotto will go on sale at £2 per line, and will offer players more ways to win more money.
With changes to new lotto include –
1) At least 50 winners will scoop a guaranteed £20,000 each in every Lotto draw, and if the jackpot rolls, the number of raffle winners grows too.
2) The prize for matching three numbers will more than double, increasing from £10 to £25.
3) The average Saturday jackpot will increase to around £5 million and the Wednesday jackpot will increase to around £2.5 million.
Andy Duncan, Managing Director of Camelot UK Lotteries Limited, said: “New Lotto will give players more ways to win more money and we have two fantastic events planned to celebrate the launch. Not only will we have a massive £10 million jackpot two Saturdays in a row but we will also be creating 1,000 guaranteed winners of £20,000, twice. It’s not to be missed!”
From Thursday 3 October, for every line of Lotto played, the player will receive a unique raffle number printed at the bottom of their ticket giving them a chance of winning one of 50 guaranteed prizes of £20,000.
New Lotto will also be contributing more funding to crucial National Lottery Good Causes all over the UK. Each week, National Lottery players raise over £35 million for Good Causes.
including bigger jackpots and £25 for matching 3 numbers.
|Ways to win||Old Lotto||New Lotto|
|Match 6 (jackpot)† (Saturday)||£3.9m||£5m|
|Match 6 (jackpot)† (Wednesday)||£2.1m||£2.5m|
|Match 5 plus Bonus Ball†||£100,000||£50,000|
|Raffle (50 winners)||N/A||£20,000|
More exciting Rollovers
New Lotto is making Rollovers more exciting than ever before. Now when the jackpot rolls, the number of raffle winners of £20,000 grows, creating even more guaranteed winners.
The table below shows how the number of raffle winners grows with each Lotto roll.
|Number of raffle winners|