Aimee Luis Couple scoop £148.6 MILLION on Lottery
The lucky pair, who have a daughter aged six and a four-year-old son, scooped the massive sum with the winning numbers 50, 21, 17, 48 and 11, and the Lucky Star numbers 09 and 10.
The huge jackpot – £148,656,000 – is just behind the £161 million landed by Colin and Chris Weir, from Largs, North Ayrshire, in July last year.
Adrian co-owns a music shop in Haverhill, Suffolk, while Gillian is a children’s ward healthcare assistant at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge.
Adrian said: “I had been watching the film The Bank Job on TV while Gillian was out
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A MUSIC shop owner and his hospital worker wife have been unveiled as the Euro Lotto jackpot winners who scooped £148.6million.
Adrian Bayford, 41, and Gillian, 40, won the bumper prize pot on Friday night. with friends.
“When she got back we decided to turn over and catch up on the news.
“Scrolling along the bottom of the screen was the news that just one person had won EuroMillions but Gillian confessed she hadn’t had time to get a ticket.
“As a joke, I also said neither had I – when in fact I had five lines upstairs waiting to be checked.
“By now both of our children had woken up so while Gillian was trying to settle them back to sleep, I went to check the numbers on my phone.
“They seemed to match up with those on my ticket and I just couldn’t believe what I was seeing!”
The couple now have a fortune to rival Sir Tom Jones (£140m) and Eric Clapton (£130m).
And their £148 million win places them 516th in Britain’s Rich List.