This email with the subject "WINNING NOTIFICATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 05 Feb 2007 16:16:40 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "MRS KATE BROWN" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
BRITISH LOTTERY The Lottery Company PO Box 789 HG1 2YR Dear Winner, We happily announce to you the Draw Number:114 of the BRITISH ONLINE LOTTERY DEPARTMENT PROGRAMME. You have therefore won the sum prize of £710,000 (SEVEN HUNDRED AND TEN THOUSAND,POUNDS STERLING ) from BRITISH LOTTERY on our 2007 charity bonanza. The winning ticket was selected from a Data Base of Internet Email Users, from which your email Address came out as the winning coupon. We hereby urge you to claim the winning amount quickly as this is a reversion of the fund to our following month. You are therefore requested to contact immediately our Claims Department below, quoting your winning number: WINNING NUMER-06010110 . Name:REV. Randy Williams Foreign Services Validating Officer Email: email@example.com Tell: +4470-2403-6554 You are also to Provide the following information needed for the processing of your winning claim/prize. (a) Your full Name and Address. (b) Your Telephone and fax numbers (c) You tax I.D.Number (if any). (d) Your country of origin (e) Your winning number Congratulations from me and all members of our staff. Best Regards, MRS KATE BROWN Claims Department.. The Lottery Company England