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Rank Poised to Set up Convenience Bingo Chain 0

Posted on 2, September 2016

in Category Bingo News, Uncategorized

Rank are looking to expand the Bingo sector by introducing a new style of convenience bingo club. After deciding to pull the plug on the William Hill takeover, Rank who are famed for owning the Mecca Bingo chain are looking to introduce a totally new brand of Bingo clubs and will be looking to open 2 or 3 concept sites in the early part of 2017 and rolling more out thereafter. According to the Daily Telegraph A subsidiary of Rank recently registered trademarks for Luda, Luma and Kuda, which could be potential names for the new brand. Rank are looking [&hellip

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Lucky in Love! Bingo couple scoop over £250,000 in Glasgow 0

Posted on 24, March 2015

in Category Bingo News, Uncategorized

Luck was in the air on Wednesday 17th February, as a husband and wife scooped a whopping £255,000 National Bingo Game Jackpot at Mecca Bingo, Forge in Glasgow.   The winning couple, who wish to remain anonymous, have been playing bingo together since it opened in 1996. They won the prize money on St Patrick’s Day, but in this case it was luck of the Scottish not the Irish.   This incredible win follows on from Glasgow being announced as the UK’s fifth luckiest club boasting 54 big money National Bingo Game wins between February 2014 and February 2015.   [&hellip

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Online Bingo Addict’s £45,000 Debt Pile 0

Posted on 13, March 2015

in Category Bingo News, Uncategorized

Wigan mum Kelly Nield has accumulated a debt of £45,000 whilst playing bingo online.  Kelly has told her story to the Wigan Evening Post to warn others to the dangers of getting hooked on the popular game. Kelly, 32 from Billinge near Wigan had been tempted to play the game whilst watching Jeremy Kyle with the interval advertising the Foxy Bingo website.  During 2012 whilst on the sick from her regular childcare job, she was enticed by the bright advert and the free plays with a generous sign up of £20.   “You can go on and do it in your [&hellip

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The Numbers at Gala Bingo Stacking UP 0

Posted on 4, March 2015

in Category Bingo News, Uncategorized

Gala have shown a significant growth in profits as well as a staggering increase in earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation.  The most recent period of results over the 16 weeks to mid January reported a £12.1 million EBITDA, 66 percent up on the same period last year. The main reason for the much improved performance was the obvious reduction in bingo duty, an increase in spend per heads from introducing more electronic bingo tablets and the expansion on content on B3 Gaming machines. Player numbers however were still in decline showing a drop off in the less profitable [&hellip

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Optimism for the Bingo Industry 0

Posted on 3, March 2015

in Category Bingo News, Uncategorized

2014 was a good year for bingo after the 50% reduction in taxes with a few companies expanding and popping up online too.   The National Bingo Game saw a sharp rise in participation and the Bingo Association has showed rapid growth in membership. Popularity for the bingo game is probably at it’s best in the last 10 years with the emergence of new online bingo sites as well as large caravan and Holiday parks jumping on the bingo band wagon. We caught up with a land based bingo club in Skegness namely North Parade Bingo and social club, Russell [&hellip

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Destination Munich For City Bingo In October 0

Posted on 5, October 2014

in Category Bingo Promotions, Prize Bingo, Uncategorized

City the cat has landed in Munich for October and has donned his lederhosen and grabbed a virtual beer in preparation for a month of German themed promotions. The biggest of these is the Bring on the Bratwurst game but don’t worry, you don’t have to get your spicy sausages out to take part. Up for grabs in the game at the end of the month is a £1,000 prize package and tickets cost £2 each from the lobby

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Spooktacular HalloWIN With Tidy Bingo 0

Posted on 3, October 2014

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The spookiest night of the year is fast approaching, so it’s time to start preparing all manner of tricks to play on the kids that will come knocking on your door. Tidy Bingo is all about the treats though, and this is why they have lined up the exciting Hallowin promotion, that will see one of their lucky roomies walking away with a Lenovo A10 convertible laptop!

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Shop Until You Drop With Sing Bingo 0

Posted on 6, November 2013

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With Christmas fast approaching there aren’t that many shopping days until Santa makes an appearance. Many of us will planning a shopping spree to stock up on presents and Sing Bingo could be adding a little extra to the kitty. On Saturday 23rd November then is to be a 90 ball game with £1,000 of shopping vouchers at the site

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Foxy Invites Ylvis For Tea 0

Posted on 2, October 2013

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The latest big viral hit is a music video by Ylvis, a Norwegian comedy duo who are brothers Bård and Vegard Ylvisåker. The duo created the video and released it earlier this month and to date there have been over 70 millions views! The song, entitled ‘What Does the Foxy Say?’ features a number of people dressed as various animals and sings of the sounds they make

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