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  1. 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

  2. Helen Skelton takes on big birthday Ben Nevis climb to celebrate The National Lottery's 25th Anniversary

    4th November 2019

    TV presenter and outdoor enthusiast, Helen Skelton, leading a special expedition to the summit of the UK’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis, joined by a group of young people from the PEEK Project in Glasgow, to celebrate The National Lottery’s 25th Birthday.

  3. Sophie Ellis-Bextor surprises children with PJ themed party at Wirral children's hospice

    29th October 2019

    Children at Claire House Children’s Hospice in the Wirral received a surprise visit from singer, songwriter and mother of five, Sophie Ellis-Bextor

  4. TEA TYNE’: Scarlett Moffatt hosts World record breaking Cream Tea party to celebrate National Lottery's 25th Birthday

    23rd October 2019

    Scarlett hosts record-breaking attempt for largest-ever cream tea party event at Sage Gateshead brings hundreds of people together from across the UK to celebrate The National Lottery’s 25th birthday.

  5. Local people urged to join Scarlett Moffatt for record breaking Cream Tea party to celebrate The National Lottery's 25th Birthday

    18th October 2019

    TV personality Scarlett Moffatt will play host to a giant Cream Tea Party in a bid to set a new Guinness World Record.

  6. Whitmore waltzes in as Kinship Care claim awards prize

    20th September 2019

    Former Strictly Come Dancing star Laura Whitmore waltzed into Derry today to reveal Kinship Care NI have won a 25th Birthday National Lottery Award for Best Community & Charity project

  7. National Lottery players raise £40 Billion for Good Causes

    4th June 2019

    New figures reveal that more than £40 billion of National Lottery funding has been raised for good causes across the UK, since The National Lottery began almost 25 years ago in 1994.

  8. Gabby Logan hosts taster Commonwealth sports day to encourage Birmingham locals to #GetActiveBrum

    26th March 2019

    With Birmingham set to host the Commonwealth Games 2022, Gabby Logan today encouraged inspired locals to #GetActiveBrum at a National Lottery sports day, following the recent £10 million National Lottery grant to tackle physical inactivity in Birmingham and Solihull.

  9. Football in Dundee proving a force for good thanks to work of community trusts connected to the city's two professional clubs

    20th March 2019

    Supported by National Lottery funding, DFC In The Community Trust and Dundee United Community Trust are helping fans’ physical and mental health

  10. “Being part of this has honestly been the highlight of my life”

    19th March 2019

    Rita Newman, who is a carer for her husband who lives with dementia, tells how a National Lottery funded arts project has helped her cope with loneliness

  11. Your chance to win £10,000 for your project!

    12th March 2019

    A call for all National Lottery funded projects to enter The 25th Birthday National Lottery Awards

  12. Call the midwife star celebrates millions in National Lottery funding for Coventry 2021

    7th March 2019

    Midlands’s actress Helen George celebrates National Lottery funding for Coventry City of Culture 2021.

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