Two men from Essex have become millionaires from EuroMillions

You've got to be in it to win it! PHOTO: ANTONY KELLY

You've got to be in it to win it! PHOTO: ANTONY KELLY - Credit: � ARCHANT NORFOLK PHOTOGRAPHIC

Two people from Essex have struck lucky – becoming lottery millionaires without even buying a ticket, by playing online.

The two men, known to the public as Mr B and Mr C, both won the life-changing prize of £1,000,000 through national-lottery.co.uk

Mr B, who works in marketing, plans to use the money to pay off his mortgage and treat the family.

However his first purchase after learning he had won was a celebratory meal at Nandos.

On top of becoming a millionaire Mr B also won a Florida break in the EuroMillions Mega Week.

Interactive winners have the opportunity to release their name, remain anonymous or release some details like these winners.

Mr B and Mr C have now become two of more than eight million players who win each week on The National Lottery’s range of games.

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