A Clonmel woman who believes she has always been lucky in love and with her family enjoyed good fortune of a different kind when she won €53,900 on the Winning Streak television game show on New Year’s Eve.
Teresa O’Brien from Bianconi Drive, Clonmel bought her lucky scratchcard at SuperValu at The Poppyfield Retail Park.
She says she’ll share her winnings with her family and treat her husband Sean and herself to a foreign holiday.
Teresa and Sean will be 33 years married this year. They have two daughters – Rose and Sue.
Teresa worked in the local St. Luke’s Hospital but retired last year. Her husband was in the army and is also retired.
She loves going on drives and getting away for weekends and also enjoys gardening, baking and knitting.
She has no lucky charms but has an angel on her key-ring and always has that with her.