A mum-of-two was left surprised after she gained a £36,000 BMW and £10,000 in money all from a 85p wager.
Ellen Brown, 40, from Walsall gained the gorgeous haul together with the brand-new BMW i3 and the eye-watering money prize following a punt on playing firm – Greatest Of The Greatest.
She was within the bathe when she heard the information of her win Ellen gained a BMW and £10,000 from BOTBCredit score: BTOB
She was within the bathe when she heard the information of her winCredit score: BTOB
The Boots employee paid simply 85p for her ticket to enter the competitors and had simply obtained out of the bathe when Christian Williams from BOTB video-called to inform her she was this week’s winner.
Talking on her win an elated Ellen stated: “I couldn’t imagine it, I’d simply obtained out the bathe and my hair was wrapped in a towel.”
However she initially thought she had simply gained the automobile and was completely gobsmacked by the money prize.
When Christian confirmed her the automobile, he opened the boot the place the £10,000 was awaiting her.
She stated: “I used to be simply fully speechless. I’m getting married subsequent yr so this shall be an enormous assist in direction of that. Thanks a lot BOTB!”
Firm employee Christian shared his ideas concerning the win and stated: “This can be a incredible automobile and I’m certain Ellen goes to take pleasure in driving it – and I’m certain the £10k will turn out to be useful too!”
The icing on the cake for Ellen was that the automobile is electrical, one thing she all the time needed.
She added: “I’ve been taking part in BOTB for just a few years now and all the time play for electrical automobiles. You hear a lot about them these days, they’re the subsequent huge factor aren’t they. And properly this one is simply stunning.
Ellen, who’s mum to 2 children, William, 8, and Oliver, 2 stated they had been additionally ecstatic concerning the win.
She stated: “It’s been a difficult yr for us all with the entire restrictions after which a few weeks in the past I used to be in hospital having my appendix out so this couldn’t have come at a greater time!”
BOTB run a life-style and dream automobile playing competitors, which occurs each week and so they have up to now dished out £37million in automobiles since its launch by William Hindmarch in 1999.
Prospects purchase tickets for the prize they wish to win and play Spot the ball.
The individual closest to the place an unbiased panel of judges deem the centre of the ball to be wins the automobile that week.
Christian who does the giveaway every week stated: “I like my job shocking the fortunate BOTB winners each week however giving them the excellent news in the course of the week of Christmas is much more particular – I really feel like Santa Claus!
The corporate shock a special winner each weekCredit score: PR Handout