POA Daily Prophet Weasley family Egypt

The Daily Prophet published the Weasley's vacation trip on Egypt in 1993

The Daily Prophet Grand Prize Galleon Draw is an annual contest which is held by the Daily Prophet.

Known winners

"I heard your father got his hands on some gold this summer, Weasley. Did your mother die of shock?"
Draco Malfoy[src]
  • In the summer of 1993, Arthur Weasley won the Galleon draw, and received a prize of seven-hundred Galleons. He and his wife spent the gold on a summer trip to Egypt to visit their son Bill. They also had enough money upon their return to England to purchase a new wand for their youngest son Ron.[1]


Daily Prophet - Ministry Employee Scoops Grand Prize

Daily Prophet article on win from Pottermore

Notes and references

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