DOWNLOADING THE NATIONAL LOTTERY APP? The state of the server ahead of the BIGGEST EuroMillions prize in history.
Users of the NATIONAL LOTTERY app and website are reporting problems today, just days before the greatest EuroMillions prize in history. Is the Lottery app and website currently unavailable? Here is the most recent server status.
People in the UK are flocking to get their ticket or numbers in ahead of the greatest EuroMillions prize ever, according to National Lottery down reports. Independent outage monitor Down Detector has seen a significant increase in National Lottery down complaints as the deadline for purchasing a EuroMillions ticket approaches. Down Detector UK has received over 1,000 National Lottery down reports at the time of writing.
Some 50 percent of those affected are having difficulty with the website, while others are having trouble with the app or with login issues.
As word of the suspected Lottery website and app troubles spread, customers took to Twitter to vent their frustrations.
“Your lottery app, as well as the internet website @TNLUK, is down,” one user tweeted.
“Lottery site down! #NationalLottery,” wrote another.
“Trying to log into my lottery account and the website is down loooooool you guys are really trying to win this euro millions,” one person said.
“@TNLUK your lotto app and page has been down for agessssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss
Customers who have been unable to purchase a EuroMillions ticket tonight have received responses from the official National Lottery Twitter account.
Customers can also rest assured that the Lottery website and app are operational.
The National Lottery Twitter account responded to one client by saying: “Please keep trying because we see that some people are able to access the internet and purchase tickets. It has slowed down, but it is still operational “..
However, those expecting to purchase a EuroMillions ticket for today’s draw are running out of time.
The deadline to purchase a Lottery ticket on the day of a draw is 7.30pm UK time.
If you’re experiencing trouble using the Lottery website or app and believe you’ll be able to get to the store, stand in line, and buy a ticket before 7.30 p.m., that’s an option.