Specialists in palliative care


By joining our weekly lottery and giving on a regular basis, you will enable us to plan our care and support for patients and their families more effectively. It is one of the best and easiest ways to ensure our services continue and enables your local hospice to concentrate on providing the care and support that our patients and families need.
Each entry to our weekly draw costs just £1, and you could win up to £500 every week, and up to £5,000 in our rollover jackpot! Remember, you must be at least 16 years of age to play our lottery.

The St John’s Hospice lottery supports a much-loved local charity to provide vital healthcare and emotional support to people living with life shortening conditions in North Lancashire, the South Lakes and areas of North Yorkshire.
The weekly draw takes place every Friday with the lucky winners chosen at random.
1st Prize: £500
2nd Prize: £100 (rollover prize up to £5,000)
3rd Prize: £50
4th Prize: 5 x £10

In addition to the regular weekly prize draw, you will also be automatically entered into our Weekly Rollover Draw!

If an unallocated number is drawn against our second prize it will rollover to the following week. This means the rollover jackpot could reach an incredible £5,000!

How to Play

REMEMBER: You must be at least 16 years of age to play our lottery. Always gamble responsibly – for help or information please visit: https://about.gambleaware.org/
For any other information please call the lottery office on 01524 382538.

Licensee name – St John’s Hospice North Lancashire and South Lakes

Account number – 40169

In the last financial year 2021/22, the Hospice spent £118,238 on lottery expenses including weekly winnings, staffing costs, administration and advertisements. In the same period, after expenses, the hospice lottery returned almost 70% of its income as profit back to the hospice.

On average in 2021/2022, 7134 players were entered into our weekly draw. The likelihood of winning a prize each week was 0.11%.

Unique link for account – https://registers.gamblingcommission.gov.uk/40169