Excitement on Bere Island as search is on for euromillions winner

Mary Murphy, Post Mistress, Rerrin Post Office on Bere Island in County Cork with family, friends and customers and Fran Whearty, Communications Executive, The National Lottery after she sold a 500,000 Euro Millions Plus ticket pictured celebrating on Thursday. Photo: Don MacMonagle / Mac Innes Photography

The National Lottery is looking for its latest winner after a winning Euromillions Plus ticket worth 500,000 euro was sold on Bere Island in West Cork.

The population of Bere Island is 180.

The winning ticket – a quickpick – was sold at Mary Murphy’s post office on Monday and the winner has yet to come forward.

Mary was informed this morning and there is huge excitement on Bere Island as Mary told Patricia Messinger this morning on C103’s Cork Today Show

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