The latest from the Lottery

Read about the brilliant local causes that couldn’t have been helped without your support, details on our fantastic winning members, and the latest goings on at the Lottery, and when we’re out and about.

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The latest from the Lottery

Read about the brilliant local causes that couldn’t have been helped without your support, details on our fantastic winning members, and the latest goings on at the Lottery, and when we’re out and about.

View All Grant Success Winners Lottery Latest

April 27, 2022

Local lottery supports projects & events in Penrith area

Although we’re is known for making local members a few thousand pounds richer, the true aim of Penrith Lottery is to support charities and not-for-profit organisations within a five-mile radius through our grant funding programme. The funding – available for capital expenditure and events which benefit Penrith and the surrounding area – have been awarded… Read more »

April 27, 2022

Jackpot Joy for long-standing lottery member

In November 2021, after nearly a year without a big winner, our jackpot had climbed to the maximum which meant one of our members was guaranteed to win £5,000! After a short but exciting wait, the four numbers were randomly selected by our specialist software – a winner had been chosen! Our administrator Georgina Stephenson… Read more »

March 9, 2021

£5k Lottery Jackpot Pay Out To Uncontactable Winner

Penrith Lottery have revealed that they have paid their latest jackpot draw winner, despite not being able to contact them. The £5,000 jackpot draw took place on 16th December, however the lucky member has not responded to multiple attempts to contact them.  Richard Utting, Penrith Lottery said “We were really excited for our jackpot draw,… Read more »

December 9, 2020

Lucky Lottery Member in line to win £5K jackpot

One lucky member of Penrith Lottery will scoop the maximum jackpot of £5,000 in Wednesday’s draw, with there being just enough time for new members to join to also be in with a chance to win. Since being won earlier in the year, the jackpot – which started at £500 – has rolled over, with… Read more »

April 3, 2020

Covid-19 Update

On behalf of our volunteer committee, may I firstly thank you for your continued support of Penrith Lottery.  In these unprecedented times, we trust you are well, staying safe, and, unless you are doing an essential job, staying at home to try to reduce the spread of the Coronavirus (Corvid19).  We are heartened to see… Read more »

April 2, 2020

Grant Recognition Guidelines

As a condition of grant funding, organisations awarded grants by Penrith Lottery are required to publicly acknowledge the support we have given.  This helps us to recruit more members and continue the work of Penrith Lottery, funding local projects within a five-mile radius of the town. When reviewing your project completion form, we will look… Read more »

November 25, 2019

Penrith Lottery Grants Reach Centenary Milestone

Penrith Lottery have announced that they have allocated their one hundredth grant payment since their inception nine years ago. The grant has been awarded to Coram Life Education Trust who will take their mobile classrooms to five local primary schools to deliver a day full of workshops and sessions to teach life skills that are… Read more »

November 1, 2019

Decorator Celebrates Penrith Lottery Jackpot Win

Chris Sisson, of Sissons Decorators, hit the jackpot when his four numbers came up in Penrith Lottery’s weekly draw on to win £3,300. Chris, who has been a member of the lottery since its inception in 2010, was on holiday in Corfu when the lottery tracked him down to tell him the good news.  Laughing… Read more »

January 15, 2019

Penrith Lottery Member Celebrates £5k New Year Jackpot Win

A long-standing lottery member from Culgaith won £5,000 when the Pride in Penrith Lottery jackpot reached it’s maximum on Wednesday 2nd January. David Witney couldn’t believe his luck when the lottery’s Marketing Manager, Georgina Stephenson, called him to tell him the good news.  He said “I can’t believe it – this sort of thing doesn’t… Read more »

August 31, 2018

Staff Consortium Share £2k Win

This summer, to celebrate the success of the lottery in the eight years since its conception, we said a huge thank you to our members with a super draw of £2,000!  All of our members were entered into the draw on Thursday 16th August.  Our trustees gathered round the computer to witness the draw. After… Read more »

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