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EuroMillions creates two Aberdeenshire millionaires

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Image caption The National Lottery said there must have been something special in the water

Two men in Aberdeenshire each won £1m in separate EuroMillions draws, it has been revealed.

The first man, known only as Mr M, was one of 25 guaranteed millionaires created by the raffle numbers draw on Friday 23 December.

Mr R then won the seven-figure sum on 30 December.

A spokeswoman for the National Lottery said: "There must have been something special in the water in Aberdeenshire over Christmas."

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