This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 19 °C Friday 19 July, 2019

Nobody claimed a €500,000 prize from a Friday the 13th lottery draw

The unlucky ticket was sold in Limerick.

Image: Shutterstock/Ditty_about_summer

A €500,000 PRIZE won in a lottery draw on Friday 13 November has gone unclaimed.

The deadline for claiming the money was yesterday evening, and a spokesperson for the National Lottery informed that nobody had come forward by the 5.30pm cutoff point.

This was despite a publicity push in Limerick, where the ticket was sold.

It was purchased by one unlucky individual on the Wednesday before the draw as part of a €3 Quick Pick at the Supervalu in the Castletroy Shopping Centre.

This follows another prize of €1 million going begging earlier in the week, when despite appeals, nobody came forward to claim the prize for a ticket sold at the Bus Stop Kiosk in Rathfarnham, Dublin 14.

Ticketholders have 90 days from when the draw is made to come forward and collect their prize.

Last week a group of friends who purchased their ticket in Carlow came forward to claim a €66 million Euromillions jackpot that they split with another winner from France.

The prize was the fourth biggest ever win in Ireland.

Anyone who suspects that they might have won a prize is able to contact the National Lottery Prize Claims Team on 01 836 4444.

Read: €1m lottery prize unclaimed, but someone still has three days to pick up €500,000

Also: Here’s how many times each county has won the lottery jackpot

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article

Read next: