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1st Jul, 2022

The Biggest UK Casino Wins Ever: How Ordinary People Won Huge Prizes

In the UK, there are many casino enthusiasts who love to try their luck at winning big. In fact, there have been some huge wins in UK casinos over the years! In this blog post, we will take a look at some of the biggest casino wins ever recorded in the UK. Some of these winners are just ordinary people who happened to hit it big in a casino game – while others are professional gamblers who have made a career out of winning big money. So, whether you’re a novice or experienced gambler, read on for some inspiration and see how you could be next in line for a life-changing win!

Neil – £6.3 Million

Some casino jackpot winners choose to keep it simple, using only their first name or a username. This first jackpot winner is one of those. In 2017, a man known only as “Neil” from Aberdeen went home with an impressive £6.3 million, making him undoubtedly one of the luckiest people in the UK. And with a whole bunch of new casinos out there, who knows, you just might be lucky like Neil! Neil was just making his debut with slot machines when he won this incredible sum playing Hall of Gods, an online progressive jackpot game. This slot title is backed by a company called Net Entertainment, and it goes without saying that Neil will forever be thankful of the software developers behind this online slot game!

Anonymous – £12 Million

While many people choose to have their name attached to their big winnings, some people prefer to remain anonymous. One of these lucky gamblers is someone who won big in 2016 from their Android device! This person managed to scoop an incredible £12 Million while playing the casino game, Gala Bingo. While she didn’t quite beat the world record, this anonymous lucky gambler found herself holding the record for the largest online casino win in the UK at the time of winning!

As if that wasn’t crazy enough for her, she won all this from the comfort of her bedroom playing on a mobile device! If you ask us, that’s a pretty impressive way to spend your evening!

Jon Heywood – £13.2 Million

Another Brit found himself as the world record holder for online casino winnings in 2015, Jon Heywood. The soldier from Cheshire won an eye-watering £13,209,300 from Microgaming’s Mega Moolah slot game! This particular slot machine has been known to produce some huge wins in the past and is still producing big winners today. This big win was achieved on October 6th, 2015, as reported by Guinness World Records. The winner himself stated that he just happened to be playing the game when he hit the jackpot – and boy, what a lucky day it was!

Since winning this massive amount of money seven years ago, Heywood is yet to be beaten. However, with new casinos on the rise all the time, we suspect that it is just a matter of time before a new record holder takes Heywood’s place. Unless he gets lucky and beats his own record, of course!


Although none of these lucky winners are from Redditch, we are proud to reside in the same country as some of the luckiest casino winners of all time! Nevertheless, if ever a lucky Redditch resident brings home this kind of money, you can rest assured knowing that it will hit the news as soon as word breaks out! Remember that anyone can win big with a bit of luck. Whether you gamble in-person, online, are a beginner, or an expert gambler, you never know when Lady Luck might smile on you. So, keep your fingers crossed, and good luck!


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