FOUR Emersons Green neighbours are in the money after winning a lottery jackpot.
The residents of Barn Close, off Emet Lane, won £1,000 each when their postcode, BS16 7EP, was announced as a daily prize winner in the People’s Postcode Lottery on August 1.
People’s Postcode Lottery is a subscription lottery which raises money for charities.
Players sign up, enter their postcode and pay £10 per month to take part.
They are automatically entered into a draw every day of the month, ranging from £10 to a share in a £3 million monthly draw.
There are £1,000 daily jackpots, such as the one won by the Barn Close residents.
A minimum of 32% of ticket sales goes directly to charities and players of People’s Postcode Lottery have raised over £500 million to date for thousands of good causes in Britain and beyond.
The draw won by the Barn Close residents was promoted by Depaul, a youth homelessness charity which has received more than £10.8 million in funding from the People’s Postcode Lottery.
Funding applications are now being accepted by the People’s Postcode Lottery: visit www.postcodelottery.co.uk or the lottery’s Facebook and Twitter pages for more information.
To find out more about good causes helped by the People’s Postcode Lottery, visit www.postcodelottery.co.uk/good-causes.
Picture: People’s Postcode Lottery ambassador Danyl Johnson