Camelot is losing franchise for the first time since the first national lottery took place in 1994

Why did Camelot lose the UK national lottery licence?Karel Komárek profile: the entrepreneur who will run UK national lottery

1993: the Conservative government of John Major sets up the national lottery. It is franchised to a private operator, Canadian-owned Camelot, the following year.

1994; nearly 22 million people watch the first ever national lottery draw, broadcast via a special primetime TV event hosted by Noel Edmonds.

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