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  1. World-Famous Astronaut Tim Peake reveals his top science and education attractions in the UK to celebrate The National Lottery's 25th Birthday

    29th November 2019

    World-renowned British ESA astronaut, Tim Peake, reveals ten top scientific and educational attractions across the UK that have been made possible by funding from The National Lottery.

  2. Tim Peake: My top Science and Education attractions to visit this weekend!

    29th November 2019

    To celebrate The National Lottery's 25th Birthday, I'm telling you about some of the astronomical National Lottery funded science and education attractions you can visit this weekend.

  3. Wallace and Gromit creators unveil new film to inspire people to make a difference in their communities

    23rd November 2019

    Multi-award-winning animation studio Aardman has unveiled an uplifting new film to mark a special £2 million National Lottery fund, which aims to bring communities together across the UK.

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    5 National Lottery funded films to watch at home

    21st November 2019

    Discover 5 movies funded by the National Lottery players that you can watch on Netflix and Amazon Prime.

  5. Sport stars say "Thank you" to The National Lottery Players for helping fund Grassroots Sport activities across the UK

    7th November 2019

    Leading sporting organisations across the four nations are showing their appreciation to everyone that has ever bought a National Lottery ticket in a joint letter and a video message as part of The National Lottery’s 25th Birthday celebrations.

  6. National Lottery players have raised £339 Million for veterans charities across the UK

    6th November 2019

    Ahead of Remembrance Day, The National Lottery is celebrating the outstanding contribution made by its players to veterans’ charities since the first draw in 1994

  7. Golden girls Kelly Gallagher and Charlotte Evans named Sporting Legends at 25th Birthday National Lottery Awards

    17th October 2019

    Kelly Gallagher and guide Charlotte Evans celebrate their 25th Birthday National Lottery Awards Sporting Legend Award with ice skaters Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean.

  8. Kielty crowns wheelchair hurlers awards champions

    12th September 2019

    Ulster GAA’s Wheelchair Hurling project have picked up a new accolade – Best Sports Project in the 25th Birthday National Lottery Awards. TV presenter Patrick Kielty was on hand to deliver the good news

  9. Cinema Day celebrates the National Lottery funding of over 500 films with free cinema tickets

    23rd August 2019

    To kick-start celebrations for 25 years of the National Lottery, over half a million FREE tickets are available for National Lottery players at over 250 cinemas across the UK this Sunday (25 August 2019) for National Lottery Cinema Day.

  10. Golden girl Kelly swaps skis for a hurley stick!

    19th August 2019

    Team GB Winter Paralympic gold medalist Kelly Gallagher swapped the ski slopes for a sliotar as she and Ulster GAA's Wheelchair Hurling project chase awards success.

  11. Roll up, roll up Frampton swaps boxing ring for circus ring

    12th April 2019

    Boxing legend Carl Frampton has hit new heights as he joined students from Belfast Metropolitan College in learning circus skills at the Belfast Community Circus School.