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31
JAN
Rank On the Decline

Rank On the Decline

Written by: Glo Wood on 31/01/2013 21:45
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Snow has struck several area of the UK over the last couple of weeks and it’s the weather that has raised concerns about economy. Could recession be back on the rise with residents opting to remain indoors and avoid the bingo clubs? "Allowing for the slow start to the second half we remain confident in our prospects for the remainder of the year and in our longer-term growth strategy," Rank Chief Executive Ian Burke said.... More

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30
JAN
Online Gambling a £2bn Business

Online Gambling a £2bn Business

Written by: ava carson on 30/01/2013 19:15
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In Britain alone gambling addiction has been on the rise as it reaches nearly one million. In six year period it has doubled and MPs are interested in passing legislation to prevent the ever growing advertising and promotions offered by online gaming operators. According to Dr Henrietta Bowden-Jones, founder and director of the National Problem Gambling Clinic, said more women are gambling than ever before. "The proliferation of online... More

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29
JAN
NYX Generation Bingo Launches in Sweden

NYX Generation Bingo Launches in Sweden

Written by: ava carson on 29/01/2013 18:15
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NYX Interactive software provides a platform for Bingo, Casino and Lotteries based in Stockholm Sweden. NYX Generation Bingo launches in Sweden in collaboration with World Lottery Association member and Swedish state lottery AB Svenska Spel. The software offers solutions to operators utilizing real-time tools for gaming using the lasts version of NYX Instant Content Asset Management system. David Flynn, CEO of NYX Interactive, said: “With... More

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28
JAN
New Lucky Pants Bingo

New Lucky Pants Bingo

Written by: ava carson on 28/01/2013 18:50
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A brand new bingo launches January 28th, 2013 and it is the talk of the online bingo community. Lucky Pants Bingo offers 75 ball and 90 ball bingo games. Free Bingo is also available to funded players. They are a sister site to Kitty Bingo and operate in the UK. What makes Lucky Pants Bingo so different from any other site? The games are powered by their very own Proprietary software which exclusive gaming you won’t find anywhere else.... More

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25
JAN
Vernons Bingo Launches New TV Advert

Vernons Bingo Launches New TV Advert

Written by: Glo Wood on 25/01/2013 00:05
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Vernons Bingo has quite a history. They launched and fell by the wayside. Littlewoods Bingo swooped in eventually became Vernons Bingo once more. The brand name change went from Littlewoods to Vernons in early 2012 and near the end of 2012 the software was changed. The G2 Gtech software was phased out and they switched to the Virtue Fusion software that we’re all familiar with now. That said, Vernons Bingo is reaching out to players in a... More

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24
JAN
888Ladies Goes Mobile

888Ladies Goes Mobile

Written by: Glo Wood on 24/01/2013 19:45
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When the majority of bingo sites are adding mobile bingo to the games menu, 888Ladies Bingo has jumped on the bandwagon. Dragonfish was set to launch a mobile app for their brands and the time has come for this online bingo site. The 888Ladies mobile app is currently available for iPhone with a future for Androids, tablets and iPads. You can choose to download the app via iTunes or scan the barcode displayed on the 888Ladies mobile page.... More

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23
JAN
Ladbrokes 200K Weekend Extravaganza

Ladbrokes 200K Weekend Extravaganza

Written by: ava carson on 23/01/2013 10:30
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Gentleman hold on to your hats and ladies hold on to your skirts because there is a weekend blowing in a massive 200k. It is best if you stay inside where it is warm and toasty and click your fingers on Ladbrokes Bingo. Don’t miss out on one of the biggest promotional events of the year. The £200,000 Weekend promo starts this Friday 25th to Sunday 27th January. Join the Living Room for chance to win a share of the sizzling hot... More

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22
JAN
Cancer Awareness Sweeps Bingo Halls

Cancer Awareness Sweeps Bingo Halls

Written by: ava carson on 22/01/2013 16:35
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Waging a war on cancer volunteers are visiting bingo halls in an effort to bring awareness to players and the symptoms. The Know 4 Sure campaign volunteers are spreading the word in the community and targeting supermarkets and shops as well. The volunteers are aka “Cancer Champions” who geared up to talk to the public about the potentially deadly disease. Statistics show that people in Greater Manchester rank high in cancer and have... More

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21
JAN
Bingo Player Lucky or Unlucky?

Bingo Player Lucky or Unlucky?

Written by: ava carson on 21/01/2013 16:20
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A player’s husband at Gala Bingo got crushed but not by the competition. It happened outside the bingo hall when a metal gate came crashing down on his car. Kenneth Compton, 80, was unlucky in this horrific accident but very lucky to be alive. The quarter ton gate landed on the bonnet of his car at the Gala Bingo Hall in Erdington, Birmingham after he dropped his wife off at bingo. The incident slammed his Renault Scenic with such an... More

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18
JAN
Foxy Bingo Partners with SuperLeague

Foxy Bingo Partners with SuperLeague

Written by: Glo Wood on 18/01/2013 17:50
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The new year brings new beginnings and new partnerships. Super League announces that Foxy Bingo has signed on in a multi-year deal as the official bingo partner in 2013. Foxy Bingo will seize this opportunity to spread the bingo word to Rugby League fans. A range of community -based activities are in Foxy Fox’s schedule in support of the new partnership. Super League Commercial Director James Mercer said of the partnership, "It gives... More

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17
JAN
Armstrong Bingo

Armstrong Bingo

Written by: Glo Wood on 17/01/2013 17:40
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Lance Armstrong has been the focus of the media since word of his Oprah Winfrey interview was released. He spoke candidly regarding the use of drugs in cycling and his own drug use during successful moments in his career. What does all this have to do with bingo? Absolutely nothing but several bingo cards have been created to allow us to have some fun as we watch the interview. The Guardian says: It's fun-packed Oprah interview time, and what... More

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16
JAN
All aboard the £120,000 Foxy Bingo Bus

All aboard the £120,000 Foxy Bingo Bus

Written by: ava carson on 16/01/2013 10:15
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Get on board the Foxy Bingo bus for a limited time. There is no time to waste because the bus is not going to hang around for too long. It is loaded with £120,000 in Free prizes that are reserved for Foxy players for a chance to win. For two weeks only from Monday 14th until Sunday 27th January you can play for a prize every single day absolutely Free. Besides £100 in Free cash there is loads of tasty goodies up for grabs including:... More

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15
JAN
Big Time Bingo $31,000 Jackpot Winner

Big Time Bingo $31,000 Jackpot Winner

Written by: ava carson on 15/01/2013 17:35
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A big time winner at Big Time Bingo won a staggering $31,000 Jackpot. It was a perfect beginning to 2013 or should we say end to 2012. On December 31st player Sascha won the $31,000 jackpot in the popular New Year’s Eve Bash promotion. The Progressive Jackpot game was scooped up just before the stroke of midnight when O-72 was called and Sascha won. On cloud 9 the winner said she almost passed out from the shock. “I was screaming... More

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14
JAN
Cheers Bingo Plays Chef Gordon Ramsay

Cheers Bingo Plays Chef Gordon Ramsay

Written by: ava carson on 14/01/2013 11:20
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Let’s face it, there is not always time to cook or if there is sometimes we simply are not in the mood. Busy lives can be full of enough without slaving over a hot stove especially if you are an online bingo player. Sure you can run back and forth to the kitchen during each game but then you miss the chat fun or worse the bingo card you just won on! There is no glory in that. Having a personal Chef like Gordon Ramsay to prepare your meals... More

11
JAN
Woman Struck by Car Outside Bingo Hall

Woman Struck by Car Outside Bingo Hall

Written by: Glo Wood on 11/01/2013 00:15
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A 75-year-old woman was struck by a car just outside of a Texas bingo hall in Texas on Wednesday evening. The identity of the woman has not been released to the public but police believe that she was local and was walking either to or from the bingo hall. Officer Kirk Stowers said a male, 51 years old, was driving the 2003 Ford Taurus that killed the woman and left him unhurt. “Since she did not use a crosswalk, of course the motorist did... More

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10
JAN
Cannabis Farm Found in Bingo Hall

Cannabis Farm Found in Bingo Hall

Written by: Glo Wood on 10/01/2013 18:20
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Quite a few things go together like peanut butter and jelly or cheese and crackers but marijuana and bingo? This is what police found when they entered a building in Birmingham. Police have uncovered not only a plant but a complete cannabis farm in an old Birmingham bingo hall. A warrant to search the property was obtained when community support officers noticed suspicious activity going on and an interesting smell coming from the bingo hall.... More

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9
JAN
Ladbrokes Bingo Player Wins 2 Whopping Jackpots

Ladbrokes Bingo Player Wins 2 Whopping Jackpots

Written by: ava carson on 09/01/2013 17:35
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It is what every bingo player dreams about to not only win big but to do it twice. In just days apart of one another a grandmother who wishes to remain anonymous won an incredible £281,000! The first Jackpot happened Christmas day when she scooped up an amazing £31,000. Reeling with joy a few days later she decided to try her luck and played £10 on Bouncy Balls Slot. When her computer screen lit up she knew she won the... More

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8
JAN
Kitty Bingo Player Wins a New Car

Kitty Bingo Player Wins a New Car

Written by: ava carson on 08/01/2013 09:30
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The results are in for the fantastic contest to win a brand new Beetle. Tickets for the bingo game cost £1 each and the best part of it all is players had a chance to earn Free tickets for a chance to win one of the grandest prizes! After three weeks of much anticipation it all came to a head on January 3rd when zoe1976 and wowwowwin tied when an announcement was made on Kitty Bingo Facebook. The adrenaline ran high when both players... More

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7
JAN
Gala Bingo Manager Wins £44,000 Case

Gala Bingo Manager Wins £44,000 Case

Written by: ava carson on 07/01/2013 08:00
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Marie Watkins 44 worked for Gala Bingo for 20 dedicated years and was fired for what the company concluded she was not capable to fulfill her new duties at the club. Dundee employment tribunal thought the decision to let her go was not fair and could of at least gave her another position within the company. Gala did not require evidence to prove that Ms. Watkins was not qualified after her line manager dismissed her. According to the tribunal... More

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4
JAN
Sales Clerk Attempts Lottery Fraud

Sales Clerk Attempts Lottery Fraud

Written by: Glo Wood on 04/01/2013 00:05
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One convenience store clerk from Clayton, North Carolina has attracted quite a bit of media attention after her attempt at lottery fraud. The story has managed to pop up everywhere even though the “fraud” refers to just fifty bucks. Local media says that Kathleen Patricia McClusky, 19, has been arrested for stealing a customer’s winning lotto ticket. She scanned the lottery ticket and informed the player that he hadn’t... More

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3
JAN
Ready for a Celebrity Makeover?

Ready for a Celebrity Makeover?

Written by: Glo Wood on 03/01/2013 18:40
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One UK bingo site, Gossip Bingo, is beginning the new year with the “Celebrity Makeover” promotion. The winners will win a three-part luxury prize package. Players will be able to pre-buy for this game as of January 6th for just 25p per ticket. You may also earn free tickets by depositing £20 before the big game plays on January 31st. As for the actual Celebrity Makeover game, it will be a Swedish Bingo game made up of three... More

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3
JAN
Mecca Bingo £17,600 Jackpot Winner

Mecca Bingo £17,600 Jackpot Winner

Written by: ava carson on 03/01/2013 17:45
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For one player at the Mecca Bingo Club winning big before the end of 2012 was a memorable way to start the New Year. Saving the best for last certainly applied to a bingo player in Swansea on December 27th. Looks like Old St. Nick might have had one more present in his sack to drop off. The winner played the Cashline link game that is popular throughout the UK. In addition to the main bingo event this linked game is periodically played at all... More

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2
JAN
New Cash Scoop Slot at Kitty Bingo

New Cash Scoop Slot at Kitty Bingo

Written by: ava carson on 02/01/2013 09:40
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Bingo isn’t the only game that will make you purr at Kitty Bingo. Cash Scoop Slot is the brand new release filled with chilly sweet treats. It doesn’t matter what season it is because Cash Scoop with tempt you with mouthwatering ice cream treats. This delicious Slot is a 25 pay-line, 5 reel machine. Minimum bets start at one penny per line with a RTP of 95%. Special features include a Bonus Round triggering Free Spins. The symbols... More

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1
JAN
Armed Robbery at Bingo Hall

Armed Robbery at Bingo Hall

Written by: ava carson on 01/01/2013 19:35
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Burlington police said on Sunday two men walked into Friendly Folk Bingo and robbed the hall located at 1788 Webb Ave. One man was armed with a semiautomatic handgun wearing a ski mask as a disguise while his accomplice appeared to be the look out in the incident. The robbers entered the Bingo Parlor and demanded money. After the cash was handed over they left the building. The amount of money stolen has not been disclosed at this time. The... More

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