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postcode lottery

A situation in which the standard of medical care available to the public varies from area to area, depending on the funding policies of various health boards, and other factors. Government legislation has been drafted to try to avoid this inequality.
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Joan also talked about how the money raised by playing People's Postcode Lottery is important to her.
The postcode NE15 8RS was drawn as the Street Prize winner of the People's Postcode Lottery on Wednesday, and Lorraine Hartley, 61, was the only person in the area with a ticket.
Laura Chow, head of charities at People's Postcode Lottery, said:"It's not just players who win with People's Postcode Lottery - over PS3m in grants will have a tremendous impact on the fantastic work that grass-roots groups are doing in communities across Britain.
The People's Postcode Lottery is seeking applications from projects that can display they are seeking to promote human rights, combat discrimination and are deploying methods to prevent poverty.
The funding is available through three different trusts, all of which are funded by players of People's Postcode Lottery. Each trust supports projects focused on specific themes.
Laura Chow, head of charities at People's Postcode Lottery, said: "It's not just players who win with People's Postcode Lottery over PS3million in grants will have a tremendous impact on the fantastic work that grass-roots groups are doing in communities across Britain.
Attendees included charity's volunteers, service users and local winners of People's Postcode Lottery.
In 2018, we were awarded funds from People's Postcode Lottery to expand our community work, at one of ZSL's core sites in the Douala-Edea National Park in Cameroon.
People's Postcode Lottery ambassador Judie McCourt said: "I'm over the moon for our lucky player in Moffat and hope they treat themselves to something extra special with their windfall."
I'M sure we're all familiar with the TV adverts for People's Postcode Lottery, with that catchy song and ambassadors in red jackets knocking on people's doors to give them cheques for thousands of pounds.
I AM sure we are all familiar with the TV adverts for People's Postcode Lottery, with that catchy song and ambassadors in red jackets knocking on people's doors to give them cheques for thousands of pounds.