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|| From: BRITISH LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL <email@example.com>
Sent: Saturday, April 22, 2006
Subject: YOUR WINNING NOTIFICATION
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British Lottery Headquarters:
28 TANFIELD ROAD,
We happily announce to you the draw of the British Lottery International
programs held on the 18th of April 2006 in London.Your e-mail
address attached to ticket number: 564 75600545 188 with Serial
number 5388/02 drew the lucky numbers: 31-6-26-13-35-7,which
subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category.You are
therefore, been approved to claim a total sum of US$2,500,000.00
(Two million, five hundred thousand, United States Dollars)
in cash credited to file KPC/9080118308/02.This is from a total
cash prize of US $125 Million dollars, shared amongst the first
Fifty (50) lucky winners in this category.
This year Lottery Program Jackpot is the largest ever for British
Lottery.The estimated $125 million jackpot would be the sixth-biggest
in U.K. history. The biggest was the $363 million jackpot that
went to two winners in a May 2000 drawing of The Big Game, Mega
Please note that your lucky winning numbers falls within our
European booklet representative office in Europe as indicated
in our play coupon. In view of this, your US$2,500,000.00 (Two
million, five hundred thousand,United States Dollars) would
be released to you by our affiliate bank in London.
Our agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate
the release of your funds to you as soon as you make contact
All participants were selected randomly from World Wide Web
site through computer draw system and extracted from over 100,000
companies,no tickets were required to enter.This promotion takes
place annually. For security reasons, you are advised to keep
your winning information confidential till your claims is processed
and your money remitted to you in whatever manner you deem fit
to claim your prize. This is a part of our precautionary measure
to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program
by some unscrupulous elements.
Please Note.To file for your claim, please contact our fiduciary
agent with the below details for processing of your claims.
AGENT:Mrs Victoria Pebbles.
Customer care:Tel- +447031945661 and +447024062302
To avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please quote
your reference/batch numbers in any correspondences with us
or our designated agents.Congratulations once more from all
members and staffs of this program.Thank you for being part
of our promotional lottery program.
Mr Walter Williams.
- BRITISH LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL