Hunt for £500,000 Thunderball winner in Rotherham

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

Friday, 12th August 2016, 11:59 am
Updated Friday, 12th August 2016, 1:04 pm
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.”