New Year Raffle 2018

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You could win £5,000 whilst helping to transform the lives of children like Nancy and Lucy from Tombohuaun, Sierra Leone. Play the New Year Raffle for your chance!

Nancy and Lucy are cousins, best friends and mischief-makers. They brighten up the village with their antics, but in the past they were often too sick to play because of the dirty water they had to drink each day.

By playing our New Year Raffle you can help bring clean water to children just like Lucy and Nancy, giving them the chance to laugh, learn and grow up healthy and happy.

Tickets are just £1 each and every ticket you buy gives you a chance to win one of our fantastic prizes – including the incredible £5,000 jackpot!

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New Year Raffle 2018

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Not only will your support be helping people like Nancy and Lucy, but you could also win one of over 100 prizes including our £5,000 jackpot, £1,000 second prize or £500 third prize. So don’t hesitate, play today.

To take part, click here or call 01628 201 288.

The raffle will run until 2 March and the draw will take place on 9 March 2018. 

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Christmas Raffle 2017

Congratulations to all our winners!

1st prize of £5,000: Mrs Anne Sutton (Felixstowe)

"What a wonderful surprise! Just before Christmas, and my January birthday too! Until now, after many years of entering raffles, I have never won a prize, and I can still hardly believe my luck!"

2nd prize of £1,000: Mr Bradley (Wakefield)

3rd prize of £500: Mrs Hill (Stockport)

Runner up prize winners of 10 x M&S Christmas Hampers: Miss Turner (Reading), Miss Lockhart (Epsom), Mr Datta (Formby), Miss Scott (Neston), Mrs Allan (Truro), Ms Eagle (Wells), Miss Palmer (Manningtree), Mr Heritage (Shaftesbury), Mr Wilson (Ashby-de-la-Zouch), Mr Fisher (Melksham).

A Sutton - 1st prize winner 2017 Christmas raffle

Spring Raffle 2017

Congratulations to all our winners!

1st prize of £5000 went to Mr Clowes of Orpinton (pictured). 

"I think that providing clean water and sanitation make an unbelievable difference to individuals and communities. By supporting WaterAid through donations and raffles I can help make a small difference. I never imagined I would win first prize in the raffle and was stunned when a gold envelope appeared in the post."

2nd prize of £1000: Mr Dixon (Kendal)

3rd prize of £500: Mrs Standcliff (Grange-over-Sands)

Runner-up prize winners of 20x digital radios: Mr Wanze (Wellingborough), Mrs Skerratt (Devon), Mr Wafer (Liverpool), Miss Warren (Tonbridge), Mr Laing (Chertsey), Mrs Cullingford (Salisbury), Ms Constable (Liverpool), Miss Hall (London), Mrs Carroll (Loughton), Mrs Addison (Wrexham), Mrs King (Caterham), Mrs Moulton (Eastbourne), Mrs Bolderston (Swindon), Mr Liebnitz (Lossiemouth), Mrs Ross (Chislehurst), Mrs Handlon (Ilford) and Mr Nicholson (Stockton-on-Tees). 

Mr Clowes, winner of the Spring Raffle 2017WaterAid/ Andy Clowes

Christmas Raffle 2016

1st prize of £5,000 went to Mr Sallis of Wolverhampton.

"It was a wonderful surprise when the phone rang two days before Christmas to tell me I had won £5,000. I could just not believe it!"

2nd prize of £1,000: Mr Darroch (Preston)

3rd prize of £500: Mrs Broughton (Colne)

Runner up prize winners of 10x M&S Christmas hampers: Ms Barlow (Windsor), Mrs Huntley (Uxbridge), Miss Windebank (Cardiff), Mrs Gordon (Otley), Mrs Hupton (Norwich), Mr Tank (Watford), Miss Stephen (London), Mrs Rayney (Wolverhampton), Mrs Sharpe (Fareham) and Ms Freestone (Horley).  

Mr Sallis, winner of 2016 Christmas RaffleWaterAid/ Mr Sallis

Raffle rules

RAFFLE RULES: Promoter Jon Eserin, WaterAid, 47-49 Durham Street, London SE11 5JD. The WaterAid New Year Raffle is open to all UK residents except employees of WaterAid, agencies and their staff connected with the production of the raffle, as well as those living in the same households. The closing date is 2 March 2018. Late entries will be treated as donations. The draw will take place on 9 March 2018. Ticket price is £1 each. The first prize is £5,000 cash. The second prize is £1,000 cash. The third prize is £500 cash. There are 100 runner-up prizes of a £20 M&S voucher. Please return any unsold tickets. Winners of prizes will be notified by post or telephone within 28 days of the draw date. Details of the winners and prizes awarded will be sent on request to anyone who supplies a stamped self-addressed envelope. WaterAid reserves the right to use the name(s) of the winner(s) in an abbreviated form and a photograph in any future mailings or promotional material. No ticket is to be sold to or by any person in the street. Tickets may not be bought or sold by anyone under the age of 18. Any person found to be under 18 years of age automatically forfeits the right to any prize. WaterAid will accept no responsibility for lost or damaged entries. By purchasing raffle tickets and thus participating in the draw, acceptance of these rules is implied and it will be assumed entrants have read and understood all terms and conditions. Licensed and regulated by the Gambling Commission under the Gambling Act 2005. Licence numbers R-322766 and N-322767 ( If you have a complaint, please call 01628 201 288.