Someone in Ireland has just won the €17 million Euromillions jackpot 8 months ago

Someone in Ireland has just won the €17 million Euromillions jackpot

Get checking those tickets.

One lucky person in Ireland, or a group of lucky people in a syndicate, are about to wake up a whole lot richer on Wednesday morning after a ticket bought in Ireland won Tuesday night’s Euromillions jackpot of €17 million.

€17 million, Ted!

It is the first Euromillions jackpot won in Ireland this year and the 15th Irish win since the Euromillions began in 2004.

The winning numbers are 24, 26, 32, 43 and 46 and the lucky stars are 6 and 10.

The National Lottery is urging Euromillions players all over the country to check their tickets to see if they have won a life-changing amount of money.

A National Lottery spokesperson said: “This is amazing news! €17,000,000 is a mind-blowing sum of money and we are delighted to confirm that this lucky ticket was sold in Ireland. This is Ireland’s 15th EuroMillions jackpot winner and we are now asking all our players to check their tickets very carefully to see if they are the lucky winner or winners.

"If they are the lucky winners, we encourage them to sign the back of the ticket, keep it safe and contact the National Lottery Prize Claims team on 01 836 4444. We are open from 9.15am tomorrow morning (12 February) and we will make arrangements for you to collect this unbelievable prize.”

It could be you…