NI man scoops €250,000 in Irish lotto

A man from Northern Ireland has won €250,000 in the Irish lotto.

Thursday, 11th May 2017, 11:16 am
Updated Thursday, 11th May 2017, 4:56 pm
It is believed the man bought the winning ticket in Donegal last week.

The man, who is from Co. Londonderry, has asked to remain anonymous.

The man is though to have bought the winning ticket in Kirkland’s Wee Shop in Moville, Co. Donegal last week.

This is not the first time someone from Londonderry has scooped a fortune in a lottery.

Londonderry man Ryan Magee famously won £6.4 million in the EuroMillions draw in 2008.