Tag Archives: UK National Lottery
- Teen earns £1m lottery win; threatens to sue Camelot; too much too young
February 14, 2017
Results by Jamie Smart hits you with this jab in the first line: What’s the number one result that you believe would have the biggest positive impact on your life? What would you write? I wrote this: To find financial freedom. I know, boring right - everyone wants financial freedom....
- Camelot dinged £3m for bogus National Lottery jackpot claim
December 21, 2016
The distractions of the holiday season simply cannot come fast enough for UK National Lottery operator Camelot. Last Friday, the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) announced that it had levied a £3m fine on Camelot for breaching the terms of its operating license. Specifically, the fine stemmed from Camelot having paid...
- Camelot says National Lottery player website accounts hacked
November 30, 2016
UK National Lottery operator Camelot has warned its digital customers that their personal data may have been compromised. This week, Camelot issued a release stating that its online security monitoring had revealed “suspicious activity on a very small proportion of our players’ online National Lottery Accounts." Camelot said around 26,500...
- Lottoland CEO slams Camelot’s “antiquated” offering
November 24, 2016
The BBC is axing live television broadcasts of National Lottery draws, banishing the former institution to the Beeb’s digital platforms. The National Lottery live drawing has been a BBC1 staple for 22 years now but the axe has swung following a new three-year deal between the broadcaster and National Lottery...
- Camelot fixes wonky National Lottery app
November 22, 2016
UK National Lottery operator Camelot has released a fix for its formerly wonky mobile app after nearly one month of downtime. On Monday, Camelot UK Lotteries Ltd issued a statement saying it had released a new version of its National Lottery mobile app for iOS, promising that a new Android...
- Camelot pulls wonky National Lottery app
October 28, 2016
Lottery operator Camelot has pulled its National Lottery app in the UK after players reported the app incorrectly verifying draw results. Earlier this week, reports emerged on social media that lottery players who used Camelot’s app to check their tickets were being told the tickets were losers when they were...