Winners

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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Winners

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

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 »

October 24, 2017

October Jackpot Winner

Jackpot Winner! For our draw on Wednesday 4th October 2017 we had a jackpot winner who was delighted to win £1,700, a cheque for which was presented by board member Richard Utting.  The lucky winner has been a member since 2015 and this was their first win – it proved to be a lucky week… Read more »

February 6, 2017

Penrith jeweller wins £500 special draw

It’s been a sterling start to 2017 for a Penrith jeweller who has won £500 with the town’s community lottery. David Gray, of Gray’s Jewellers on King Street, matched all four numbers to win the New Year Special Draw. He’s had two lines in the Pride in Penrith Lottery since it began six years ago,… Read more »

July 20, 2016

£500 summer special draw is won

One lucky member has won £500 in our summer special draw.  Unfortunately we're not able to name them, but we can tell you that they've been a member for three years. They don't live in Eden but they visit Penrith and just wanted to do something to help our local communities. A very big thank you… Read more »

March 18, 2016

Easter bunny has £500 for community lottery winner

The Pride in Penrith Lottery’s Easter draw is just around the corner, guaranteeing one lucky winner a £500 prize. “But everyone wins when you join your community lottery for just £2 a week, because all our profits are donated to groups and projects in Penrith and the surrounding locality,” said lottery chairman Rob Udale.  “Our… Read more »

December 18, 2014

Cat’s a double winner in Penrith lottery festive draw

A new home for a rescued cat and a £500 prize for a generous member of the community meant a resounding win-win for Pride in Penrith Lottery’s Christmas special draw on Wednesday 17 December. This year’s festive draw was presided over by ginger cat Robertson from Eden Animal Rescue, who was chosen by the public… Read more »

October 20, 2014

Member’s generosity rewarded with jackpot win

A Penrith resident has scooped £5,000 in Pride in Penrith Lottery’s celebrity jackpot draw. Mrs Grace Purdham’s numbers came up after Cumbria’s most famous sheep, herdy, set off the computerised draw on Wednesday afternoon, 15 October. Mrs Purdham has been a member of Pride in Penrith Lottery since it began four years ago, and her… Read more »

May 27, 2014

Lottery could move mountains, says May winner

Penrith resident Maureen Whitemore got the summer off to a great start in May, winning £500 in the Pride in Penrith Lottery’s latest special draw.  Maureen, who has been a member of the community lottery since it began four years ago, urged others to join, and help the lottery make a difference. “I’ve stayed a… Read more »

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