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Winners Bingo in Bury St Edmunds Closes 0

Posted on 28, September 2014

in Category Bingo Hall Closures, Bingo Halls, Bingo News

During the last budget we saw the crease in tax levy against the bingo industry. Despite this we are still seeing bingo halls clients up and down the country. Winners Bingo in Hatter Street, Bury St Edmunds is the latest to close. The club closed its doors for the last time on September 21st making twenty-two members of staff redundant.

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Mirror Bingo Advert Misses The Boat 0

Posted on 25, September 2014

in Category Bingo Adverts, Bingo News, Gambling Adverts

When online bingo first became popular many a brand would wax lyrical about how it was better to play online than in your local hall but over the years there has been more of a crossover between the two. Mecca and Gala bother have online and land based offerings but even some of the lesser-known offline club operators (Beacon for example) now have an online arm. Each have their benefits to the player but the Mirror Bingo advert is actually quite detrimental to the land based industry

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Betway Bingo Advertising On TV 0

Posted on 7, August 2014

in Category Bingo Adverts, Bingo News

It wasn’t that long ago that Betway Bingo made an appearance in the world of online bingo but already this brand have started to advertise their wares on television. It comes as no surprise really, their casino product can already be seen on the small screen. However, we are not overly impressed with the commercial if we are honest but only because it clearly tries to portray land based bingo as for the older generation and online for the youngsters

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Tombola Coining It In 0

Posted on 24, June 2014

in Category Bingo News

Tombola Bingo is name that is synonymous with a great online bingo gaming experience and their shelf full of awards is proof of that. What you may not know is that this brand doesn’t only offer the experience in English but also to the Italian and Spanish bingo players too. A recent news article (read the original here) confirmed that the Sunderland based company is the largest operator in both of the European countries

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Hypocritical Daily Mail Slates Online Bingo 0

Posted on 25, April 2014

in Category Bingo News

We’re not fans of the Daily Mail for many reasons but a recent article that appeared in our news feed from them really made us laugh for the simply hypocrisy of it all! You can read the full article here but basically it berates the online bingo industry for what it has termed ‘glambling’ – not a term that we have ever come across before and we’ve been in the offline/online bingo industry for quite some time. What makes the piece hypocritical is that until November 2011 Daily Mail Bingo had their very own bingo offering on the G2 Gtech [&hellip

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Unfair Bingo References In Theft Cases 0

Posted on 6, April 2014

in Category Bingo News

Of late we have seen a number of bingo brands being named in theft/fraud cases where family members have been accused, and in cases, charged with stealing vast amounts of cash from family members or employers. This seems an unfair practice and of course, potentially detrimental to our business as a whole. A recent case saw a woman charged with stealing around £100,000 from her own mother!

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Number’s Up For Thieving Bingo Fan 0

Posted on 5, January 2014

in Category Bingo News

The Exeter Express and Echo recently reported on a case from Exeter Crown Court where a 66 year old care assistant stole £43,000 from a 92 year old widow to fund her online bingo addiction. Whilst caring for Josephine Holehouse, Yvonne Palmer took her cash card from the pocket in the walking frame and withdraw up to £1,000 a day whilst talking Josephine on shopping trips

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Online Bingo Halls Open As Usual 0

Posted on 25, December 2013

in Category Bingo News

For many today will be a day for families, squabbles, board games and too much food, but that isn’t the same for everyone, and for those who won’t be celebrating today, there’s not much open out there to go and entertain yourself with. Many land based bingo halls will close their doors today, and understandably so, but the online and mobile bingo world is open as usual, so if you do want an escape from all the reverie, it’s as easy as turning on your

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Lincoln Mum Steals To Play Bingo Online 0

Posted on 4, November 2013

in Category Bingo News

A 47-year-old mum from Lincoln has recently appeared at Lincoln Magistrates court following the theft of £4,500 from ScotchFrost Ltd, her former employer. From January through until November 2011 the money was stolen to fund her addiction to online bingo according to a report on the This Is Lincolnshire website (read full story here)

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New 32Red Bingo Commercial 0

Posted on 5, October 2013

in Category Bingo Adverts, Bingo News, Gambling Adverts

It would appear that many brands are choosing offline marketing as the way to appeal to new players, just watch television for an hour and you are pretty much guaranteed to see an online bingo commercial. 32Red Bingo is the latest to launch a new marketing campaign and we’re pretty impressed with it to be honest

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