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  1. A bunch of people taking a picture togethjer with a National Lottery Award trophie

    The hunt is on for the UK's favourite community heroes as the 2023 National Lottery Awards begins

    25th April 2023

    The National Lottery Awards are back for 2023, in search of the inspirational individuals and organisations who do amazing things with the help of National Lottery funding.

  2. People enjoying outside activities on the Kelpies.

    UK adults crave new experiences at low cost to live up to new trend

    13th March 2023

    A new research from The National Lottery shows that 64% of UK adults want to be surprised on a day out discovering their top 5 locations in their nations.

  3. A man (Fred Sirieix) in the entrance of one of the Sissinghurst Castle Gardens

    Fred Sirieix's top 10 places to visit this National Lottery Open Week

    9th March 2023

    Fred Sirieix's top 10 places to visit during National Lottery Open Week - from 18 to 26 March 2023 your National Lottery ticket will unlock over 450 special offers across the UK.

  4. A group of young people working in the woords from Keeping it Wild (London Wildlife Trust)

    More than £3 billion awarded to projects that support young people over the last decade

    16th February 2023

    £3 billion has been given to National Lottery projects that help young people connect with the environment and teach them how to protect it.

  5. Eden project

    The National Lottery Open Week returns Spring 2024 with free and discounted entry to venues across the UK

    13th February 2023

    The National Lottery Open Week 2023 runs from 18th to 26th March. Anyone who has a valid National Lottery ticket can get special offers at places and attractions.

  6. The Great Hall of the British Museum in London full of people

    Top 5 museums in London that won’t cost you a thing

    19th December 2022

    London is home to amazing cultural attractions, and the best thing about it is that many of these are free for you to visit. Discover five National Lottery-funded museums that won’t cost you a penny.

  7. Group of volunteers with eagle outdoors, holding National Lottery Awards trophy

    South of Scotland Golden Eagle Project soars to success as it is named Scottish Project of the Year

    5th December 2022

    A pioneering conservation scheme in the south of Scotland has been named Scottish Project of The Year in the 2022 National Lottery Awards.

  8. Two people (Chris Packham) and Milly Revill Hayward next to an artwork at The Eden Project.

    Celebrating 28 years of National Lottery funding with our ‘People’s Portraits’ campaign

    28th November 2022

    Our People’s Portraits series celebrates the impact National Lottery funding has had on communities around the UK since it began 28 years ago.

  9. Two people (David Olusoga and Clive Gray) holding a National Lottery Award

    Historian and broadcaster David Olusoga honours Northumberland hero with National Lottery Award

    14th October 2022

    Historian and broadcaster David Olusoga has honoured an inspirational Northumberland hero with a National Lottery Award in recognition of his work providing skills and opportunities to young people through an ambitious restoration project.

  10. Photo of the Tower of London at night by Nick Fewings on Unsplash

    5 spooky castles in the UK to visit this Halloween

    7th October 2022

     Discover five National Lottery-funded castles in the UK that are hosting events to celebrate the spookiest time of the year.

  11. A man with her two childrens running on the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

    5 stunning locations to visit this Autumn

    20th September 2022

    Celebrate the arrival of Autumn with 5 places to visit to make the most of the golden season.

  12. A man (Jez Collins) posing in front of a building in Birmingham with a with a music vinyl on his hand.

    A sonic love letter to Birmingham

    9th August 2022

    A unique musical project for a unique music city is what On Record and Jez Collins have created as part of the Birmingham 2022 Festival.