TOWIE star James Lock gives away £30,000 to one lucky person: ‘I wanna help people through this tough time’
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The Only Way Is Essex star James Lock has proven to be the change he wants to see by giving away a huge amount of cash.
James, 34, gave £30,000 to one man who had entered a competition to win his expensive sports car.
Earlier this year the reality TV star had teamed up with Rafflemycar.com to give fans a chance of winning James' Bentley, worth £100,000.
However, when the raffle failed to sell enough tickets, James decided to pick a winner at random and gave them an early Christmas present of £30,000.
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James exclusively told OK! online: "You know what, people are going through such a rubbish time at the moment, I just wanted to help out.
"I gave away a lot of money but I wanna help people through this tough time.
"We tried to raffle off my motor but they had to sell a certain number of raffle tickets, and so when the competition closed and I realised they hadn't sold enough tickets I paid out £30,000 to one of the people who had entered the competition.
"Rafflemycar.com are always doing competitions to win motors or sometimes cash. And they gave a donation to one of the people who entered the raffle too because this one guy was trying to raise money for charity."
Tom Frost, who James gave the £30,000 to, said: "I'm absolutely over the moon. Absolutely amazing."
A spokesman from Rafflemycar.com said: "It was a pleasure to team up with James Lock and gift someone £30k.
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"Times are hard for people right now and that money will certainly lighten the load for Tom and his family.
"As well as James' contribution we also donated £3k to a family who had entered the competition who are raising money for their disabled little girl".
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