Play our lottery

Play our lottery – you could win up to £1,000!

Playing the Wigan and Leigh Hospice Lottery is a great way of helping people with progressive, incurable illnesses in YOUR community. Many people look at their subscription as a way of making a regular donation - with the added bonus that you might win one of 30 guaranteed weekly prizes.

To sign up to be a lottery member and be in with a chance of winning £1,000 every week, you can:

  • Sign up online here
  • Download our Wigan and Leigh Hospice Lottery Application Form here  This can be returned to the hospice via freepost, dropped off at our main hospice reception, or emailed to lottery@wlh.org.uk  We can also send you one in the post.
  • Call Pat or Sue in our lottery team on 01942 525566 (available Monday - Friday 9am - 4pm)
  • Email lottery@wlh.org.uk for more information

Our Prizes

There are 30 prizes to be won every week.

There is a guaranteed top weekly prize of £1,000 with additional prizes of £250, £100, £75, £50 as well as five prizes of £25 and 20 prizes of £10.

Our Summer Draw

The winner of our £3,000 Summer Draw was a player from Leigh. Please see Check If You've Won and look at the results from August 16th.

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How Playing Our Lottery Helps

Our lottery pays for almost 750 individual days of patient care on our inpatient unit. By joining you can help to ensure that hospice services are here now and for future generations.

 

How it works

Our lottery costs just £1 per week or double your chances with two numbers.

You'll be given a unique number which is yours to keep and every Friday 30 winning numbers will be drawn by a computer.

If your number is drawn you could win up to £1,000.

There's no need to claim or check the results as we'll send you a cheque in the post. However, the winning numbers will be published weekly on our website.

 

Businesses

If your business would like to support the hospice by promoting our lottery at your workplace or inviting our canvasser in please contact us on 01942 525566 or email: fundraising@wlh.org.uk

 

Hospice Lottery Canvassers

The Hospice employs canvassers to spread the reach of our Hospice Lottery.

 

Important Information

 

Licensed by the Gambling Commission

Lottery operated by Wigan & Leigh Hospice, Kildare Street, Hindley, and Wigan WN2 3HZ. Licensed by the Gambling Commission under the gambling act 2005 (www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk), Wigan & Leigh Hospice is a registered charity, number 513400.

Members of the lottery must be 16 years of age, or over. It is illegal to gamble under the age of 16 years.

 

Gamcare

The hospice promotes responsible gambling and offers individuals access to support from Gamcare if needed: 0808 8020 133 (www.gamcare.co.uk)

 

The Responsible Gambling Trust

The Responsible Gambling Trust is committed to minimising the level of problem gambling and gambling-related harm in Britain through effective education and prevention techniques, which stop people getting into problems with their gambling, and ensuring that those that do develop problems receive fast and effective treatment and support. www.responsiblegamblingtrust.org.uk

 

Exiting the lottery

If you wish to leave the lottery please fill in the Self Exclusion Form.

 

Complaints

In the case of a complaint about hospice lottery activities please contact us on 01942 525566 or email: lottery@wlh.org.uk

You may also make a complaint to:

Independent Betting Adjudication Service

PO Box 62639

London

EC3P 3AS