Debbie Mather, from Chorley, scooped 5.1m in May 2005

Meet Lancashire's lottery millionaires since 1994

The National Lottery today celebrates the 25th anniversary of its first draw.

Since the first lotto numbers dropped on November 19, 1994 scores of people across Lancashire have hit the jackpot. Here are some of the lucky winners celebrating their golden moment.

Milkman Colin Bradley, of Preesall, with wife Pauline after scooping 1.4m on the lottery in 2005
Milkman Colin Bradley, of Preesall, with wife Pauline after scooping 1.4m on the lottery in 2005
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David Russell (centre), a baker at Chorleys Tesco store, picked up a 4,128,013 fortune in February 2002
David Russell (centre), a baker at Chorleys Tesco store, picked up a 4,128,013 fortune in February 2002
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Ian and Sheila Sharp, of Westgate in Morecambe, won 2,176,972 in October 1997
Ian and Sheila Sharp, of Westgate in Morecambe, won 2,176,972 in October 1997
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A syndicate from T Walne chemists in the Larches estate, Preston, won 2,234,759 in August 1995
A syndicate from T Walne chemists in the Larches estate, Preston, won 2,234,759 in August 1995
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