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How Scratch Cards Are Made

How Scratch Cards Are Made? The Science Behind The Games

Few appreciate the sheer amount of work that goes into creating a scratch card. Losing tickets get ripped up, and winning cards are held tighter than the safety bar on a rollercoaster. But how do they make scratch cards? And what's the process…
Scratch Card Checker

Scratch Card Checker

The following scenario is relatively common, you've purchased a scratch card from a local store, scratched away the little panels, and you think you've won. But how do you check the card? If only there was a 'Scratch Card Checker' app - bad…
Irish National Lottery

How To Play Irish Lottery – Join Ireland’s National Lotto Game

If you're looking for a guide on how to play the Irish Lottery? You've arrived on the right page. I'll give you the lowdown on Ireland's National Lottery game. Where to play? How to play? And what time the weekly draws take place. So, if…
Fake Scratch Card

Fake Scratch Cards For Pranks, Laughs & Tears

Who doesn't want to see the disappointment on a sibling's face when they realise a massive scratch card jackpot isn't real? I know I do. You will find people who think the 'fake scratch card' prank is a mean trick to play, and they'd be right.…
Who Owns The National Lottery?

Who Owns The National Lottery?

To my surprise, answering the question 'Who owns the national lottery?' is more complicated than I imagined. Having set myself the challenge of writing a quick article about the topic, I expected to finish the piece in around one hour. Instead,…

£10 Scratch Cards – Where Did They Go?

If you've visited a shop recently, you may have noticed that all the £10 National Lottery Scratch Cards have disappeared. So where have all the £10 scratchies gone? Well, it seems the National Lottery came under pressure from the Gambling…

UK Scratch Card Ban For Under 18s

UK Government announces the legal age for purchasing scratch cards will rise from 16 to 18. Mims Davies, the UK Minister for Minister for Sport and Civil Society, has committed to raising the minimum age to 18 for instant win games and maintaining…

Scratch Card ‘Winners’ To Sue National Lottery

If you've been following the story of scratch card 'winners' Mark Goodram, and Jon-Ross Watson. It will probably come as no surprise to discover the 'lucky' duo are planning to sue the National Lottery for withholding a jackpot prize worth £4…

£4 Million Scratch Card ‘Winners’ Under Investigation

The UK National Lottery operator Camelot is investigating a duo who claim to have won a £4 million scratch card Jackpot. Mark Goodram, and Jon-Ross Watson thought they'd hit the big time when the pals landed a £4 million jackpot win on…

Luckiest Scratch Card Ever?

This weekend I purchased the luckiest scratch card ever! I've won on scratch cards before, but never quite like this... During a trip to my local Spar store on Sunday, I picked up two National Lottery 'Instant Millionaire' cards for £5 each.…

Scratch Card Age Limit Could Rise To 18

The UK government has announced a move that will seek to increase the age limit of scratch card purchases from 16 to 18 years-old. In the United Kingdom, the minimum age for gambling is 18 years-old. However, the National Lottery has been…