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Winning region.

MEDWAY Towns has ousted Ilford as the luckiest postcode for Lottery windfalls, it emerged today.

The Kent postcode is the number one for top prize-winning entries.

Medway Towns' ME postcode knocked Ilford off the top spot for the first time since 2002.

The Romford postcode (RM) fell to third place last year.

One in every 9,423 of people in the UK who are eligible to play the Lottery has nowwon a share of a National Lottery jackpot.

This compares to around one in 19,000 when figures were first published in 2002.

It is only the third time since 1994 that the Medway Towns postcode has featured in the National Lottery's top 10 luckiest postcode areas.
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Publication:Daily Post (Liverpool, England)
Date:Jan 7, 2008
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