Hunt for £500,000 Thunderball winner in Rotherham

Lottery bosses are searching for the holder of a winning £500,000 Thunderball ticket in Rotherham.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 12th August 2016, 11:59 am
Updated Friday, 12th August 2016, 1:04 pm
The National Lottery.
The National Lottery.

The unclaimed ticket for the July 20 draw won the top prize in the game.

National Lottery players are being urged to check and double-check their tickets for the chance to claim this life-changing prize in time.

The winner matched all five numbers 23, 25, 33, 36, 37 and, the Thunderball, 10.

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The lucky ticket-holder has until January 16 to make their claim.

A National Lottery spokesperson said: “We’re eager to find the mystery ticket-holder and unite them with their winnings – this amazing prize could really make a huge difference to somebody’s life. We’re urging everyone who bought a Thunderball ticket in this area to check their old tickets again or look anywhere a missing ticket could be hiding.”