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One of Ireland's luckiest shops scores again

One of Ireland's luckiest shops scores again

One of Ireland's luckiest shops has scored its incredible sixth top prize in a National Lottery game.

Carey's in Belmullet, Co Mayo sold Saturday night's Lotto Match 5+ Bonus ticket worth an eye-watering €370,312.

The ticket was a Quick Pick and the winning numbers are: 1, 19, 22, 26, 44, 45 and Bonus 35.

Lorraine Carey, owner of the newsagents, said today there is huge excitement in the small coastal Gaeltacht town, as news spread of the win which was a quick pick ticket.

She said: "I took over the shop from my dad Hughie in 2013 and this is the fourth big win I have had since then. It is unbelievable.

"We are delighted also to have had this win in a year when the National Lottery is celebrating its 30th anniversary and giving back €5 Billion to Good causes."

Another Irish punter also struck gold after scooping the Lotto Plus 1 winning ticket worth a cool €500,000.

This ticket was sold in Tesco in Upper Rathmines, Dublin and the winning numbers are: 15, 19, 21, 30, 34, 45 and Bonus 11.

The National Lottery are urging players to check their tickets and see if they are winners.