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Bingo Halls to close at 10pm Fri 25 September 2020


In another disappointing blow to the bingo industry, it has been announced this week that all Bingo halls in England must now close their doors at 10pm. Theis news comes just as bingo halls are re-opening their doors after being forced to close on 23rd March, and will no doubt come as a bitter blow to venues around the country.

Gemma Collins’ Drive In bingo event success for PlayOJO Thu 17 September 2020


Former TOWIE star, Gemma Collins, hosted a drive-in bingo event in Manchester, in partnership with PlayOJO. The former TOWIE start hosted the event in Manchester with over 150 cars at the drive in

Elderly bingo players aren’t returning to venues says Mecca boss Fri 11 September 2020


Since the re-opening of venues, Mecca have seen a 60% drop in the number of over 70s attending. This is thought to be mainly due to older players being more fearful of contracting Covid and shielding at home

Lung cancer patient kicked out of bingo hall because of breathing hole in her neck Wed 2 September 2020


A bingo player in Canada has been left in tears after being asked to leave her local bingo hall due to the hole in her neck that enables her to breath.

Lucky winner scoops £50k at Buzz Bingo Thu 27 August 2020


Everyone dreams of a huge windfall don’t they? Well one lucky player in Gateshead scooped a whopping £50,000 while playing at Buzz Bingo!

PlayOJO and Pragmatic Play partner up to launch online bingo Wed 19 August 2020


PlayOJO and software developers, Pragmatic Play, have teamed up to offer the very best in online bingo games. These new bingo additions will add to the already extensive range of online casino games, slots and progressive slot games that PlayOJO have. You will now be able to play 75, 80 and 90 ball bingo as well as the unique ‘bingo blast’ game at the no-nonsense site.

No more Mecca Play Points after tomorrow Thu 30 July 2020


Calling all Mecca Bingo players! If you’re a regular at Mecca Bingo and use their Play Points programme, then you might be disappointed to hear that Mecca are withdrawing the scheme as of tomorrow.

26 Buzz Bingo venues will NOT re-open Wed 15 July 2020


There was certainly excitement in the air when the Government announced that bingo halls could re-open from 4thJuly. But sadly the effects of Covid are now coming to the surface as Buzz Bingo have announced that 26 of its venues will be closing, with 573 jobs now at risk.

Buzz Bingo Halls re-opening from 6th August Fri 10 July 2020


The Government announced that from 4th July, Bingo Halls in England were allowed to re-open. Although many opened up again that weekend, others are still making adjustments and ensuring they have every necessary precaution in place to protect both players and staff.

Mecca Bingo prepare their venues for re-opening Fri 3 July 2020


As bingo halls across England prepare to re-open this weekend, one of those ensuring the safety of players and staff, is Mecca Bingo.

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