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  1. A woman (Samantha Womack) with a National Loterry Award

    Samantha Womack announces last chance to nominate for the National Lottery Awards

    9th May 2023

    Actress, singer and former Eastenders star, Samantha Womack, is urging people and projects from all over the UK to get their nominations for the National Lottery Awards in ahead of the 16 May deadline.

  2. A group practising for a big event

    Communities throughout UK gear up to celebrate the King’s Coronation with National Lottery support

    4th May 2023

    Organisations throughout the UK are using National Lottery funding to mark the Coronation of His Majesty The King with activities to bring people together in their communities.

  3. A choir and a singer (Sonia) performing together

    Eurovision star Sonia performs with a refugee choir in Liverpool

    26th April 2023

    Sonia, the pop sensation from Liverpool, has joined forces with a National Lottery funded refugee choir in her home town to celebrate Eurovision 2023.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. A bunch of people looking into the camera smiling

    Tackling the cost of living pressures

    17th January 2023

    Communities bearing the brunt of cost of living pressures are being given access to vital support thanks to National Lottery players.

  10. 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.

  11. Black Swimming Association members holding their National Lottery Award

    Jason Mohammad honours the Black Swimming Association with National Lottery Award

    14th December 2022

    TV sports presenter Jason Mohammad made a big splash in Cardiff as he officially crowned a swimming and water safety education project the 2022 National Lottery UK Project of the Year.

  12. Ardal O’Hanlon presenting An Tobar with their National Lottery Award

    Ardal O'Hanlon Crowns An Tobar Northern Ireland Project of the Year

    7th December 2022

    Community wellness centre and social farm An Tobar has been named the 2022 National Lottery Northern Ireland Project of the Year.