William Hill Hit With £6.2 Million Fine

Over the last few months we have seen a number of online gambling operators hit with some pretty hefty fines from the Gambling Commission. The largest to date was £7.8 million against 888 but on Tuesday 20th February, the Commission published details of a £6.2 million fine levied against William Hill. The majority of the […]

Is Bird Really The Word With William Hill Bingo?

Click here to play at William Hill Bingo The chances are you will have seen the new William Hill Bingo advert in the commercial breaks whilst watching TV recently but whilst we love the soundtrack of the commercial, is bird really the right word for an online bingo brand? When The Trashmen penned the song […]

The End Of The Day Cliché Awards – Online Bingo Advert Clichés

Sigh… There’s been a whole slew of Bingo adverts on the TV recently, and not a single one of them has managed to move me to write anything positive about them. Instead all I’m seeing is cliché after cliché trotted out to try and inspire me to try one cookie cut Bingo site after another. […]

William Hill Bingo TV Advert Banned By ASA

William Hill Bingo’s new TV campaign is making waves for all the wrong reasons. A number of complaints were made to the Advertising Standards Authority about their TV advert which depicted a wife altering the clock in the kitchen to get her husband out earlier so she could play Bingo. According to the ASA’s report, […]

Rank, Parlay And Virtue Fusion Takeover News

Well, lots of news the last week around the industry about potential takeovers. Firstly, the FT reports that the Rank Group have another party interested in them, the latest of recent months to declare a major interest in buying the UK group behind the Mecca Bingo chain. The Asia based Guoco currently only have a […]

Scottish First Minister Backs Bingo, Rank Rejects Harrah’s

Alongside the excitement of the Bingo Caller Of The Year competition, a couple of other stories caught my eye over the weekend relating to Bingo’s ongoing plight. The first one includes a Bingo caller who’s a long way from entering the big event, but none the less could have some an important part to play […]

Stan James Bingo With Parlay Software

Stan James, the UK betting chain will soon be joining the likes of fellow bookies such as William Hill and Ladbrokes in offering online bingo. The provider of my favourite online bingo platform, Parlay, will be supplying the software thanks to an agreement between the two companies announced this week. Now, there could be a […]

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