Weekly Lottery

 

We are a new lottery that is offering you a great way to support Bristol & Weston Hospitals Charity and your local NHS Trust while having the chance to win one of many fantastic prizes. 

To help you make an informed decision about taking part in our weekly lottery, we have put together some FAQs. 

 

BWHC Logo sunburst icon WHO CAN PLAY THE WEEKLY LOTTERY?

The minimum age requirement to play our lottery is 18 and you must live in Great Britain.

Unfortunately, we are not licensed to accept entries from Northern Ireland, The Channel Islands or the Isle of Man.

Read the full terms and conditions.

 

BWHC Logo sunburst icon HOW DOES THE LOTTERY WORK?

Simply enter by completing our sign up form. Each entry into the lottery costs £1 per week (£4.34 monthly Direct Debit per entry) and you can play up to two entries per week for the chance to win one of our fantastic cash prizes. 
 
Each player will receive a unique number that is then entered into the weekly draw. Winners are selected by random number generator draw software and each number has an equal chance of winning up to £25,000.
 
 

BWHC Logo sunburst icon HOW MUCH OF MY LOTTERY TICKET GOES TO CHARITY?

For every £1 entry, 27% covers admin and prize costs and 73% goes towards supporting our ten hospitals in Bristol city centre, South Bristol and Weston-super-Mare.
 

BWHC Logo sunburst icon HOW ARE PRIZES SELECTED?

The draw takes place every Saturday and results are published every Saturday at 17:45 GMT on our website here
 
The Winning Number for each weekly draw shall be the first six digits (in the same order) drawn using a Random Number Generator (RNG) to determine the winner(s). The RNG has been tested and approved by an independent, Gambling Commission-approved, third party test house.
 

BWHC Logo sunburst icon HOW WILL I KNOW IF I'VE WON?

We will notify you by phone or email within 14 days of the draw date. A list of winners will be published every Saturday at 17:45 GMT on our website. 
If you have won, your prize will be issued by cheque or BACS so there is no need to do a thing. Please remember to notify us of any address changes so you receive your prize without any delays. You can notify us of any changes by contacting us at [email protected] or on 0117 927 7120.
 

BWHC Logo sunburst icon HOW MANY LOTTERY ENTRIES CAN I BUY?

As part of our commitment to responsible gambling, we only allow any one person to purchase a maximum of two tickets per week.
 

BWHC Logo sunburst icon WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I WANT TO MAKE A COMPLAINT?

We realise that sometimes we might get it wrong and we truly value all feedback about our work. We believe that complaints are an opportunity to learn and improve and it is important that you tell us so we can deal with any situation as quickly as possible.
 
 
If you do have a complaint about our lottery, please do not hesitate to contact us at [email protected] or on 0117 927 7120.
 

BWHC Logo sunburst icon I’VE SPOKEN TO A FUNDRAISER ABOUT THE WEEKLY LOTTERY, IS THIS LEGITIMATE?

We do have fundraisers working on behalf of Bristol & Weston Hospitals Charity to sign up players for the weekly lottery. Our fundraisers will always wear branded ID badges. 
 
If you would like to check the legitimacy of a Bristol & Weston Hospitals Charity lottery fundraiser, you can contact us at [email protected] or on 0117 927 7120.
 

BWHC Logo sunburst icon MY CIRCUMSTANCES HAVE CHANGED – HOW DO I CANCEL?

If you no longer want to play the lottery, you can cancel the Direct Debit at any time by simply contacting your bank or building society. Written confirmation may also be required. Please also notify us at [email protected]ity.org.uk or on 0117 927 7120. 
 

BWHC Logo sunburst icon WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I THINK I HAVE A PROBLEM WITH GAMBLING?

GambleAware is the UK’s leading authority on the provision of support, advice and counselling to people affected by gambling problems. If you or someone you know needs help or advice visit www.begambleaware.org or www.gamcare.org.uk or call GambleAware's helpline on 0808 8020 133.
 
If you have entered in to the lottery and would like to self-exclude yourself from future draws, please complete our online self-exclusion form or contact us on 0117 927 7120 or at [email protected].
  

Further information:

Lottery Rules

Lottery Terms & Conditions

Social Responsibility Guidelines

Privacy Policy

Direct Debit Guarantee


If you have any further questions about playing our Weekly Lottery, please contact us on [email protected] or call 0117 927 7120.


 

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