A syndicate of lucky players are celebrating after learning their EuroMillions results scored them an incredible £1 Million UK Millionaire Maker win! The syndicate, who’s name is ‘Plan B’, are celebrating not only have winning but to also getting to share the joy with each other.
The EuroMillions syndicate of 10 have been playing for 8 years and work for the same bus company. Group members are aged between 30 and 65, and are made up of 9 bus drivers from the Stagecoach Carlisle bus depot, plus the company secretary.
One syndicate member, Kevin, 50, said that it wasn’t until he noticed he had missed three calls from their syndicate leader, David.
“We have a group chat and my phone just started to ping. I called David back and he just said, ‘Kevin, I need you to check our ticket. I think we may have won and won big!’”
Kevin has been a bus driver for 16 years. He’s also a loving father of 3, with 4 grandchildren. He plans to use the winnings to treat his family. However, Kevin also looks forward to living more comfortably with less financial stress.
While all players are looking forward to spending their winnings, no one is looking at retiring just yet.
“We all love our jobs – some of us were even back in work the day we found out we had won.”
The syndicate won big on the Friday 16 April 2021 EuroMillions draw. The EuroMillions results were:
Ball numbers: 6 – 11 – 29 – 40 – 48
Lucky Stars: 5 – 9
The jackpot for the draw was £49,320,956. However, the team won the £1 Million UK Millionaire Maker prize with the code HVWX68256. The 10 syndicate members will share the prize equally, meaning each player is now £100,000 richer!
Congratulations to the winners!