It was a case of lightening striking twice at Sixmilebridge in recent weeks, although not on the same dramatic scale.
An anonymous players won €4.4 million in the National Lottery Jackpot, having purchased a quick pick ticket at Reddans last month. Despite the best effort of locals to uncover the identity of the winner, not a sniff of information has leaked out.
Meanwhile, Lady Luck has also shined for well-know local man,Tom Sheehan, who won €53,000, including a shopping spree, at the National Lottery’s Money Spinner event at National Lottery offices in Dublin.
Tom was the biggest winner of five players. The winning ticket was purchased in O’Garney Centre, Sixmilebridge.