newsagent receives £2.8m National Lottery surprise
Burnham-On-Sea newsagent has spoken of his shock at being named
the top independent retailer for lottery funding in the South
Hurley in Burnham High Street has raised a huge £2.8million
for the lottery's good causes through its customers since 1994.
store's owner, Colin Morris, has been presented with a plaque
marking the achievement by National Lottery operators Camelot.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It's come as a big surprise to
receive this plaque out of the blue. It's wonderful to know that
our sales of lottery tickets have helped local good causes by
such a huge sum."
had many big winners here over the past 20 years, helping to make
some dreams come true while also raising money for some great
plaque has taken pride of place in the shop's window for customers