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.

May 23, 2012

Grant awarded to Penrith Cricket Club

Philip Park MBE of Penrith Cricket Club commented “Being awarded this grant is a terrific morale booster for the club and it really is great that the Pride in Penrith Lottery is willing to provide such valued support. I would like to thank the Lottery for supporting the work of the cricket club and I… Read more »

May 16, 2012

Penrith Lottery scoops two awards

Penrith's Chamber of Trade and Commerce has won two awards for its Pride in Penrith Lottery initiative. It beat competition in this year's Action for Market Town to receive an award in the Social and Community Category was also picked as one of the joint winners for the West Zone. Competition from towns across the… Read more »

April 1, 2012

New sales agents

The board of the Pride in Penrith Lottery is delighted to announce two new sales agents who are helping them raise money for local good causes in the town. Booths and The Wine House of Penrith have come on board as agents for the Pride in Penrith Lottery to help attract and sign up new… Read more »

April 1, 2012

Memory boxes to aid Penrith day centre’s dementia sufferers

Another cheque has been issued by The Pride in Penrith Lottery in their mission to support local good causes. £500 has been donated to Tynefield Drive Day centre to help visitors enjoy memories of days gone by. The Staff at Tynefield Day Centre applied to the Lottery after hearing about the money that was available… Read more »

March 2, 2012

Join Online!

The Pride in Penrith lottery website has been redeveloped, spruced up and made easier to use, which propels the scheme into the digital age. Previously the Pride in Penrith Lottery website was quite basic with limited functionality. The new website uses the Lottery's new branding and is more eye catching, user friendly and easier to… Read more »

February 13, 2012

The Pride in Penrith Lottery supports local community group

The Pride in Penrith Lottery has given out its second grant of 2012.  A cheque of £2,908 was presented to Helen Errington, Chairperson of Tirral and Sockbridge Community Area (TASCA) who applied to the Pride in Penrith Lottery to try to raise money for the local community project. The people of Tirral and Sockbridge have… Read more »

February 2, 2012

The Pride in Penrith Lottery makes a splash at Penrith Swimming Club

The board of the Pride in Penrith Lottery are delighted to announce they have recently awarded Penrith Swimming Club with a grant of £1425.  The grant, which was presented earlier this week to Ian Powley, President of Penrith Swimming Club is a welcome cash injection for the club who were in need of some funding… Read more »

January 18, 2012

The first ever £5,000 Jackpot winner announced to kick start the New Year!

Carole Clark, who lives near Hesket New Market was the third jackpot winner in the Pride in Penrith Lottery.  The draw, which took place on the 11th January was only the second draw of 2012 and produced the first ever £5,000 winner. The draw, which takes place every Wednesday, goes up by £100 each week… Read more »

January 5, 2012

Countdown on to find our first £5,000 winner!

One lucky person in the local area will have a fantastic start to 2012 as the Pride in Penrith Lottery team prepares to draw the £5,000 Jackpot on the 11th January.   Since launching, the jackpot has only been won twice before, with the biggest prize of £3,200 scooped in early 2011.  The jackpot starts… Read more »

November 24, 2011

Christmas Lights Switch on

Come down to Penrith for some festive fun at this year's Christmas lights switch on.  The Pride in Penrith Lotteryhave donated money to the Christmas lights fund for the past two years.  There is loads going on this year, including the lights being switched on by Kirk and Tyrone off Coronation Street!  Representatives from the… Read more »