Baldock couple scoops £1m in Euromillions Millionaire Raffle

£1m Baldock winner, John Baxter and his wife Carol toast at the Jester Country Inn in Baldock

£1m Baldock winner, John Baxter and his wife Carol toast at the Jester Country Inn in Baldock - Credit: Archant

A 63–YEAR–OLD grandfather is adjusting to life as a millionaire after discovering he scooped the EuroMillion raffle prize.

£1m Baldock winner, John Baxter and his wife Carol toast at the Jester Country Inn in Baldock

£1m Baldock winner, John Baxter and his wife Carol toast at the Jester Country Inn in Baldock - Credit: Archant

John Baxter from Clothall Common in Baldock couldn’t believe what he was hearing on Friday when he popped into his local corner shop, Basra Stores on Yeomanry Drive to check if he had won anything from his Tuesday night ticket.

Mr Baxter who is a father of three sons and a grandfather to nine grandchildren won in last Tuesday’s draw.

For the full interview with Mr Baxter check out Thursday’s Comet.