Users say that the National Lottery app isn’t working ahead of the EuroMillions draw.
The National Lottery app is supposedly offline and unavailable tonight, just in time for the big EuroMillions draw.
Customers of the National Lottery have reported problems with the official lottery smartphone app today. Hundreds of lottery players have had trouble purchasing tickets ahead of tonight’s EuroMillions draw, which offers a jackpot of £46 million. Down Detector, an independent outage monitor, has seen a surge in National Lottery down complaints this evening, with hundreds of reports coming in.
On Twitter, individuals hoping to win the EuroMillions draw tonight have been venting their frustrations to the official National Lottery Twitter account.
“Do you know how long your app will be down?” one user tweeted. I’d like to purchase a ticket for tonight but am unable to do so.”
“I can’t get on the app,” one user said. It claims it’s down for the time being. It went down just as it was about to give me £10 for an instant win!”
“Can’t log into the app tonight to put the lottery on,” one added. “What the hell is going on?”
“The @TNLUK app is down,” said another.
The @TNLUK Twitter account has been busy responding to users who have experienced problems with the National Lottery app.
People who are affected should try to purchase a ticket on the website instead, according to the account.
“I would recommend utilizing our website for now and trying the app again later,” the @TNUK Twitter replied to one user.
As time runs out to purchase a ticket for tonight’s EuroMillions draw, the National Lottery app is experiencing difficulty.
Anyone interested in purchasing a ticket to be in with a chance of winning the massive EuroMillions jackpot has until 7.30 p.m. to do so.
To win the EuroMillions jackpot, your ticket must contain the five main numbers from the draw, as well as two lucky stars.
Each ticket also includes a chance to win a million pounds in the UK Millionaire Maker game.
So, even if your numbers don’t come up, there’s still a chance for a fortune.