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31
JAN
Bingo and the Bully

Bingo and the Bully

Written by: ava carson on 31/01/2012 03:10
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There are two types of bingo players, the ones that lose gracefully and one who doesn’t. Losing and taking it on the chin is the mature way to handle it. The loser on the other hand makes no bones about it that they are not too happy. We learn as kids not to throw a temper tantrum as we are patted on the back and gently reminded there is always next time by our parents. But there is always one in every bunch that ends up in the... More

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30
JAN
Rank Group Possible Takeover of Gala Coral

Rank Group Possible Takeover of Gala Coral

Written by: ava carson on 30/01/2012 17:40
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Rank Group who owns Mecca Bingo Clubs bids for Grosvenor Casinos for £250m. Currently in talks, if the sale is successful Rank Group would become the UK’s biggest gambling operator. It is too early to predict the outcome as the two groups are still in the early stages of negotiations. Gala Coral has been faced with financial difficulties was taken over by creditors in 2010 in a restructuring deal. They recently reported a net debt of... More

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30
JAN
Online Bingo Approved in Digos City

Online Bingo Approved in Digos City

Written by: ava carson on 30/01/2012 17:30
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After a long and drawn out highly charged session the city council in Digos City, Philippines has approved online bingo to a Cagayan de Oro City company. In a vote 7-5 on Thursday in favor of online gambling was in part approved in an effort to prevent the illegal Last Two gambling game that continues to be a big business. The Last Two game involves large sums of money from gamblers who correctly pick the last two digits in the Philippine... More

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28
JAN
Bingo MagiX New Look

Bingo MagiX New Look

Written by: ava carson on 28/01/2012 18:35
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In the latest string of online bingo sites cleaning house and revamping, stepping out in style is Bingo MagiX. Do you believe in magic? If so you’ll get a loving spoonful of magical bingo with renovations that have no illusions. What makes this so different from any other? It was developed by experts; bingo players who had the bingo player in mind. The Da Vinci room would make the artist himself proud as it casts a spell on the budget... More

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27
JAN
Playtech and U.S. Partnership Talks

Playtech and U.S. Partnership Talks

Written by: ava carson on 27/01/2012 17:15
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Since the decision in December by the US Department of Justice determined that an only sport betting is unlawful, the door has cracked open to online gaming and the industry scrambles to be part of the action. Playtech is a world leader in the online industry and is currently in talks with the US for a possible partnership in online gaming. That is a positive step in the right direction and for well-established giant like Playtech to step in on... More

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27
JAN
Mecca Bingo Gift A Day

Mecca Bingo Gift A Day

Written by: ava carson on 27/01/2012 17:00
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Tis the season for new bingo adverts. It seems they are sprouting up all over recently. While some are clever and others offer a good chuckle, Mecca Bingo has a campaign that is over the top. Its' the Everyone is a Winner ad that will have viewers dropping everything to watch this fantastic commercial. Mecca Bingo is going all out and reaching their entire audience including online, in clubs and mobile users. Every day a free gift is given to... More

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26
JAN
Bingo Player Thanks Gala Bingo after Mum Dies

Bingo Player Thanks Gala Bingo after Mum Dies

Written by: ava carson on 26/01/2012 15:25
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There is a has been a lot of news reports recently on Williamina Cornes, 66 who collapsed at Gala Bingo and was later pronounced dead at a nearby hospital. Bingo players were shocked and disappointed that the caller continued with the games without any interruption as she lay on the floor unconscious. While there was overwhelming support for the woman who perished and anger at Gala Bingo’s policy that states that the show must go on, there... More

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26
JAN
Virgin Bingo New 2012 Advert

Virgin Bingo New 2012 Advert

Written by: ava carson on 26/01/2012 14:25
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Straying from the norm of animated advertising, Virgin Bingo has started 2012 with a brand new style in a campaign that is witty. The £500,000 marketing venture is a breath of fresh air as it rings out the old and embellishes the New Year. The 60 second ad opens up to a pretty blonde taking a tour of the behind the scenes walk through Virgin Bingo emulating the Willy Wonka factory but with an adult bingo theme. It is no ordinary workshop... More

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25
JAN
Virgin Bingo Celebrates the Chinese New Year

Virgin Bingo Celebrates the Chinese New Year

Written by: ava carson on 25/01/2012 07:15
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A brand new bingo room has been added in honor of this festive occasion. The Shanghai Bingo room is open for 90 ball bingo and lots of specials to celebrate the New Year. Take a journey to the Orient in a Chinese festival full of fun festivities and a chance to win some amazing prizes. Every night the Shanghai room is open between 9am -12 midnight. Lunchtime has never been tastier with the Golden Hour promotion every day from 12:00 – 2pm... More

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24
JAN
Lord Hattersley Calls Gambling Legislation “Shameful”

Lord Hattersley Calls Gambling Legislation “Shameful”

Written by: ava carson on 24/01/2012 16:15
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As one of Britain’s biggest casino opens in East London, Lord Hattersley criticizes it for another form of family entertainment and highlighted the “battle hardened gamblers”. The 2005 Gambling Act that came into full effect in 2007 allowing advertising and online betting. Lord Hattersley against gambling said: “Gambling corrupts. And there is no reason to believe that most of the British public want it to spread like a... More

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24
JAN
 A Bingo Hall’s Fight for Survival

A Bingo Hall’s Fight for Survival

Written by: Glo Wood on 24/01/2012 15:55
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In Gainsborough, business is booming for a historic bingo hall after their story was told but they could still use some help. King’s Bingo Hall, previously known as King’s Theatre and the Albert Theatre, has been around since the 1800s and has remained a bingo hall for the last 50 years. Due to fewer customers and financial problems, King’s Bingo Hall was trying hard to survive. Competition such as online bingo and difficult... More

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23
JAN
Are You Ready for the Royal Ring Around?

Are You Ready for the Royal Ring Around?

Written by: Glo Wood on 23/01/2012 12:55
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The Queen of Bingo may be calling to reward you with her Royal Ring Around today. A selection of Jackpotjoy Bingo members will receive a cash bonus as a ray of sunshine on this blue Monday. "When we heard about Blue Monday it seemed like exactly the kind of thing the Queen would be great for," says Jackpotjoy Managing Director, Michael Saunders. "Getting a call from Bingo Royalty on the most depressing day of the year is bound to... More

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21
JAN
Do or Die - Gala Bingo Insists the Games Must Go On

Do or Die - Gala Bingo Insists the Games Must Go On

Written by: ava carson on 21/01/2012 17:05
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Is it a matter of rules and regulations or should there be an exceptions, that’s the question at Gala Bingo hall in Coatbridge, Lanarkshire. Rules were made to be broken and after Thursday night’s tragic event bingo players are left bewildered and shaken by the decisions made. During the bingo session an elderly woman collapsed and turned blue but due to company policy Gala Bingo management insisted to keep playing. The woman laid... More

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21
JAN
Bingo Diva Fashion

Bingo Diva Fashion

Written by: ava carson on 21/01/2012 14:00
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High fashion is priority for the bingo diva. Bingo wins are spent on our second favorite pastime, shopping. Finding the right apparel takes time to look like the sexy damsel you really are. Showing off your bingo side in fashion is no easy quest. It’s not like you can go to the department store and purchase clothing with bingo flair. The web has small novelty items that are more trinkets or shirts with the word “bingo” across... More

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19
JAN
Sky Bingo £50 Ice Dance Challenge

Sky Bingo £50 Ice Dance Challenge

Written by: ava carson on 19/01/2012 14:50
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While most of us slip and slide on ice the reality series Dancing on Ice’s Skate Off shows just how it is done with precision and grace. Sky Bingo has launched a contest that won’t have players falling on their ice skates and bruising their bum. The Ice Dance Challenge is underway at Sky Bingo’s Facebook and is free to anyone who wants to enter. To get started simply “like” their Facebook page, enter your details... More

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19
JAN
Gala Bingo Caller Music Single Available

Gala Bingo Caller Music Single Available

Written by: ava carson on 19/01/2012 13:40
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Sometimes luck means being in the right place at the right time. It happens when we least expect it and suddenly out of the blue the big break you’ve been waiting for arrives. For Wayne McFarlane the planets were aligned in his favor and a potential star is born. His first talent is the smooth caller at Gala Bingo where his voice was a favorite among the bingo locals. When he wasn’t working he was a regular singing his heart out at... More

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18
JAN
Bingo Hall Marriage Proposal

Bingo Hall Marriage Proposal

Written by: ava carson on 18/01/2012 12:50
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Proposing to the girl of your dreams takes creativity and unusual places are definitely the trend. A romantic dinner for two while he pops the big question is all too common and just won’t do. If you want to impress you lady make it public and in a place she’d never dream of. Steve Kalidoski, 43 caused quite a stir at Flutters Bingo in College Street, Rushden as he got on bended knee and popped the big question to his longtime... More

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18
JAN
Mecca Bingo Topless Waiters

Mecca Bingo Topless Waiters

Written by: ava carson on 18/01/2012 07:00
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Girls just want to have fun! And fun they had with a cabaret style bingo party and smoking hot guys baring their six pack abs. The bingo gals were getting their fill of eye candy and the bingo house was rocking in a nightclub style atmosphere. Mecca Bingo’s newly refurbished Anlaby Road Club was well overdue for this 1978 bingo hall with a £300,000 in renovations. To celebrate the launch of the new bingo hall two cabaret parties and... More

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17
JAN
From Bingo Hall to Church

From Bingo Hall to Church

Written by: Glo Wood on 17/01/2012 18:10
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The former Moderne Cinema and Gala Bingo club building in Bournemouth was put on the market to be sold. Despite fears that it would be bought and destroyed, it has been transformed into a church and community hub. The Bournemouth Community Church purchased the property for £1m and reopened the doors as the Life Centre welcoming hundreds of people each week but not without a bit of redecorating. Approximately £1.25m was put into the... More

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17
JAN
Kids Are Getting in the Game

Kids Are Getting in the Game

Written by: Glo Wood on 17/01/2012 17:50
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These days the kiddies are being enticed with a drink, meal and a game of kids bingo while their parents enjoy a much needed bingo break. In Australia the bingo clubs are offering prizes including gift vouchers for children as young as 5 all for a fiver. Souths Juniors is the most recent club to launch bingo sessions for children as well as $360 worth of gift vouchers from greatest toy store on earth, Toys 'R' Us. Entry is $10 including a free... More

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17
JAN
Jackpotjoy Facebook Challenge With the Queen

Jackpotjoy Facebook Challenge With the Queen

Written by: ava carson on 17/01/2012 16:05
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There is the curtsey when in the presents of the queen but what is the proper protocol when she rings on the phone? A simple hello seems a bit too casual especially when the excitement becomes overwhelming and your voice cracks and you get a case of the shakes. Better start practicing the royal hello now because the Queen of Bingo, Barbara Windsor at Jackpotjoy will be dialing up the digits to Facebook fans if the goal of 10,000... More

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16
JAN
Rogers Bingo Holiday Trip for Two

Rogers Bingo Holiday Trip for Two

Written by: ava carson on 16/01/2012 20:05
  • Currently rated 5 star(s) out of 5

If you ever got stranded on a desert island who would you want to be stuck with? Long hot tropical days and romantic nights with just the two of you under the full moon’s glow, secretly wishing on the stars that you’re never rescued. That fantasy can become a reality (minus the stranded) so run outside and make another wish under the blanket of stars that it is your reality about to come true. Rogers Bingo has a holiday promotion... More

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16
JAN
Standalone vs. Network Bingo

Standalone vs. Network Bingo

Written by: ava carson on 16/01/2012 18:00
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With success of online bingo, there are so many options available to a player that it can sometimes be confusing. One of the things to consider when choosing the right site for you is understanding the difference between a standalone vs. network bingo site. Standalone bingo is basically an independent site that is exclusive. Though they share the same software, the bingo operator has more control acting as an independent. The advantage to this... More

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14
JAN
Amigo Bingo Keeps Getting Better all the Time

Amigo Bingo Keeps Getting Better all the Time

Written by: ava carson on 14/01/2012 15:40
  • Currently rated 5 star(s) out of 5

A facelift will do wonders and unlike us who have to go under the knife at an astronomical cost, online bingo sites can do it with ease. Changing the face of a site can have positive results and Amigo Bingo has a fresh new look that is impressive. But as we all know beauty is only skin deep and Amigo Bingo is all too aware it takes more than a pretty face to capture the attention of bingo players. They brought back some old favorites and added... More

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13
JAN
Sky Bingo New No Deposit Bonus

Sky Bingo New No Deposit Bonus

Written by: ava carson on 13/01/2012 18:30
  • Currently rated 5 star(s) out of 5

The sky is the limit and Sky Bingo is not about to hold back when it comes to welcoming new players. They have recently launched a new welcome promotion to all new players. Simply open an account, create a bingo chat name and get a £10 no deposit bonus absolutely free. It’s obvious the marketing department has been brainstorming to reach a whole new level of players. And nothing says I want to play here more than a free bonus on the... More

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