A number of postcodes in the North East have won thousands of pounds in the postcode lottery over the last week (April 28 to May 5). Check to see if you (or your neighbours!) have won below. 

Areas of the North East including County Durham, Teesside, Newcastle, and Yorkshire all been selected for the £1,000 jackpot.

The People’s Postcode Lottery is a subscription lottery which aims to raise money for charities while also bringing cash prizes to homes across the UK.

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The winning postcodes are: 

  • NE5 1SW, Newcastle upon Tyne
  • DH6 3SJ, Durham
  • YO32 2WF, York
  • DL3 0AU, Darlington
  • NE7 7YX, Newcastle upon Tyne
  • TS22 5BD, Billingham

The People’s Postcode Lottery costs £10 a month to play and there are guaranteed winners every day. People play with their chosen postcode and are automatically entered into all draws.

A minimum of 33 per cent from each ticket goes to charity and players have raised more than £950 million for over 9,000 charities and good causes since 2005.