Media circus rolls in for Euromillions winners

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The UK Euromillons rollover has been won by a couple from Largs.

All eyes were on Falkirk after the world’s media reported Europe’s largest lottery pay out had been won by a local couple.

It transpired the winners were Colin (64) and Chris Weir (55) from the seaside town of Largs.

The couple won the £161 million, Europe’s biggest-ever lottery pay out, after they matched all five main numbers and both Lucky Stars - 17, 19, 38, 42 and 45, and the Lucky Stars 9 and 10.

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