The world's biggest pay out on the football pools has been won by a Manchester fitter.
CU PAN Winner's cheque
SV Britt Ekland presents cheque to Frank Reed. (SOUND)
MV Rest of pools syndicate join Reed and Ekland to pose for photographers.
TRANSCRIPT SEQ 2: BRITT EKLAND: "It's a great pleasure to present Mr. Frank Reed with the world's biggest win ever. The amount is GBP355,329. There you are...."
FRANK REED: "Thank you very much, Britt. It's a very staggering amount and I...(Kissing) That's it, my love."
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Background: The world's biggest pay out on the football pools has been won by a Manchester fitter. He shares a GBP355,000 sterling bonanza with an eight-man syndicate. Scandinavian film star Britt Ekland handed over the cheque at the presentation today (Tuesday).
At the ceremony, fitter Frank Reed was nearly lost for words. And a kiss from Britt Ekland just helped take his breath away.....