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Cozy Games Drop Bingo Names 0

Posted on 25, November 2014

in Category Bingo News, Site Closures

Since the 1st November 2014, when the regulatory changes from the UK Gambling Commission came into force, we have seen a number of closures from the Cozy Games brands. There wasn’t any actual notification to players, nor to affiliates like ourselves who promoted the brands – you simply visited the site to be shown a page similar to that you can see later in this article

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Could We See Bingo Pubs Soon? 0

Posted on 22, November 2014

in Category Bingo Halls, Bingo News

To some people, the concept of a bingo pub is a great idea, while others vehemently object to the thought of pubs running large-scale bingo games.  However, one UK pub operator, Greene King has applied for a gambling license, had the application turned down and is now in the process of appealing the decision – a decision that many believe will be upheld.  If Greene King are successful, could this lead to a wave of bingo pubs popping up across Britain and if so, where do you stand on the argument

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UK Market Loses Microgaming Bingo Brands 0

Posted on 30, September 2014

in Category Bingo News

Tomorrow it’s not only changes for Vehicle Road Tax that come into play but also new licensing regulations from the Gambling Commission, at least that was what was planned but recent developments have seen this delayed until 1st November 2014. From this date any operators who wish to advertise or transact with players in the UK must have an operating licence from the Gambling Commission. This change has already forced four Microgaming bingo brands to stop advertising to, and accepting, players from the

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G2 Gtech Announce Changes 0

Posted on 13, September 2014

in Category Bingo News

On 1st October 2014 there are to be regulatory changes for online gaming sites. As of this date all gambling operators who deal with British players have to have a licence from the UK Gambling Commission in order to do so. G2 Gtech have provided there players with a whole page explaining how this is going to affect players at their sites, sites like OK! Bingo

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South African Fights National Gambling Board 0

Posted on 15, April 2013

in Category Bingo News

For those of you who don’t know, any form of online gambling is illegal in South Africa and anyone found guilty of involvement in online gambling could receive a jail sentence of up to 10 years of face a penalty of R10,000. The worse case scenario would be to have both sentences imposed simultaneously. This did not however deter a man from Johannesburg from taking on the National Gambling Board in an effort to get back money he has spent online

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