As Britain’s most notorious jackpot lottery champion, Michael Carroll earned the title ‘King of Chavs’, which can be basically the British exact carbon copy of being king associated with rednecks, after pocketing just shy of £10 million (very nearly $15 million) regarding the UK’s National Lottery.
Carroll famously won the fortune in 2002 at the age of just 19, and blew the majority of their cash on drugs, alcohol and hookers, to the point that he became virtually penniless and lived down benefits.
And after squandering away his fortune, Carroll ended up sleeping rough in a British forest himself working as a shortbread packer in a biscuit factory in Scotland for £6 per hour (less than $9 an hour) as he hunted for work to pay his bills, and now finds.
He now claims that he’s turned more than a brand new leaf after fleeing north to Scotland upon being warned by buddies that his current lifestyle would be their death knell.
‘ I’ve only got one chance left I’d have been dead in six months if I’d carried on that lifestyle of drug and drinking taking. I get £204 every week for packing and stacking shortbread and cookies and I also like it,’ exclaimed Carroll in the Daily Mail UK newspaper that is tabloid stating that he’s got no regrets over the previous ten years, despite ending up in jail on three occasions and wittering away his fortune.
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