What is the free postcode lottery?

Pick My Postcode (formerly known as Free Postcode Lottery) is a fun competition that’s been running daily since 2011. It has several completely free draws each day – some you can win £5-£100, while the main daily jackpot draw is currently £200, which will rollover if it isn’t claimed.

Is the free postcode lottery a con?

People’s Postcode Lottery warns the public that these communications are scams and should be ignored. We encourage anyone who has encountered a scam to report it to Action Fraud, the UK’s national fraud reporting centre.

How can I check if my postcode has won the postcode lottery?

You can find out the results by: Checking out the Lottery Results section on the website. Calling us on freephone number 0808 109 8765.

What’s the chances of winning the postcode lottery?

In 2020, 82% of players won prizes with People’s Postcode Lottery. These included £10 wins, £1,000 Daily Prizes, £30,000 Street Prizes and shares of the monthly Postcode Millions prize.

Is there a draw every day in the postcode lottery?

Prizes are announced every day of the week with People’s Postcode Lottery. You pay monthly for your ticket and when you sign up you will be informed of your first draw date. Winning postcodes from this draw will be announced daily from the following Saturday.

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Do postcode lottery contact you if you win?

Winners are notified by email, SMS message, letter or phonecall depending on the prize you won. If you win a Street Prize or get lucky in our Postcode Millions, we’ll ring or write to you.

Is the postcode lottery fake?

The postcode lottery is actually headquartered in Edinburgh and the name is a fake. Highland communities are thought to be amongst those who have been targeted. Trading standards manager of Highland Council, David MacKenzie, said: “Scam mail can take the form of fake lotteries or imitate genuine lotteries.

How often has my postcode won postcode lottery?

Winning postcodes are announced every single day. Thousands of winners strike it lucky every week.

How much does the postcode lottery cost?

It costs just £10 per month to play People’s Postcode Lottery. It’s £10 for all draws, paid in advance each month, and 33% goes to charities and good causes. Most players make the monthly subscription payment by Direct Debit.

What is the luckiest postcode?

Birmingham Revealed As The UK’s Luckiest Postcode

Rank Postcode Region
1 B (Birmingham) Midlands
2 NG (Nottingham) Midlands
3 M (Manchester) North West
4 LE (Leicester) Midlands

Which UK lottery has best odds?

So, the game with the best odds, in terms of winning the top prize, is the Thunderball.

According to the National Lottery website, the odds of winning the jackpots are:

  • Lotto jackpot: 1 in 45,057,474.
  • EuroMillions jackpot: 1 in 139,838,160.
  • Set For Life top prize: 1 in 15,339,390.
  • Thunderball top prize: 1 in 8,060,598.

Do postcode lottery Give books as prizes?

Every year, the charity sends around one million books to thousands of libraries, schools, universities, hospitals, refugee camps and prisons where people would otherwise have few books, or even no books at all.

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