|Posted: November 27, 2005, 12:22 am - IP Logged|
A town in Donegal was dubbed one of Ireland’s luckiest tonight after two winning Lotto jackpot tickets were sold there on the same day.
Two lucky punters were celebrating after scooping over 1m euro each in the midweek draw – after buying tickets within hours of each other in shops just yards apart.
Two of the three winning tickets of Wednesday’s €3.04m jackpot were sold in Buncrana, a town with a population of just over 5,000 people, on the day before the draw.
One was sold in the Post Office on Upper Main Street, while the other was sold in a supermarket on the hill Road.
Stephen Bradley, 25, from Buncrana, said: “I can’t believe it, it’s amazing.