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May 13, 2008 9:37am CST
BRITISH LOTTERY HEADQUARTERS CUSTOMER SERVICE 28 TANFIELD ROAD, CROYDON, LONDON REF NO: BTL/4910X1/04 BATCH NO: 12/25/0340 EMAIL:email@example.com BRITISH LOTTERY WINNING NOTIFICATION DEAR WINNER We happily announce to you the draw of the BRITISH Sweepstake Lottery International programs held on the 1st March 2008 in United Kingdom Your e-mail address is attached to ticket number: 564 75600545-188 with Serial number 5388/02 drew the lucky numbers: 31-6-26-13-35-7,which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category. You are therefore, been approved to claim a total sum of £950,000.00GBP (Nine hundred & Fifty thousand British Pounds Sterling) in cash credited to fileKPC/9080118308/02.This is from a total cash prize £47 Million Five hundred Thousand British Pounds sterling, shared amongst the first Fifty (50) lucky winners in this category. Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our European booklet representative office in Europe as indicated in our play coupon. In view of this, your £950,000.00GBP (Nine hundred and Fifty Thousand British Pounds Sterling) would be released to you by our affiliate bank in United Kingdom or South Africa . Our agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds to you as soon as you make contact with him. All participants were selected randomly from World Wide Web site through computer draw system and drawn from over 100,000 email addresses world wide web site. This promotion takes place annually. For security reasons, you are advised to keep your winning information confidential till your claims is processed and your money remitted to you in whatever manner you deem fit to claim your prize. This is a part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some unscrupulous elements. Please be warned. To file for your claim, please contact our Claims agent with the below details for processing of your claims. Overseas Claims Unit United Kingdom Claims Agent Contact Person: John Louis Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: +44-703-187-8248 : +44-703-187-8250 Fax: +44-870-974-4983 Yours Sincerely, Paul Fellows. Co-coordinator (Overseas Unit)