It was during the pre-dawn hours of Sunday, May 4th that firefighters rolled en masse to the scene of a fire that broke out at the Carnival Bingo Hall, which is located in Laharna Retail Park in Larne, which is part of Ireland’s County Antrim. (more…)
You wouldn’t yell “fire!” in a crowded theatre, would you? Most of us would never dream of yelling “bingo!” in a crowded bingo hall either – unless, that is, we actually had a bingo to declare! (more…)
English actress Sadie Frost might not be the first person you think of when you think “Bingo.” But the stunning actress and designer, who has designed everything from kitchens to gorgeous clothing for her fashion label Frost French, caused quite a stir by attending The Groucho’s bingo night in glamorous style.
Bingo – be it online or live – is often more than just a fun game that provides players with the opportunity to win. (more…)
Bingo is a popular game worldwide, and in some places is becoming even more popular. Take California for instance, where Native American owned bingo halls are gaining such popularity that larger venues are becoming necessary. (more…)
An avid bingo player has won nearly £100,000, and has shared it with a close friend as promised. The two friends do not want to reveal their identities (more…)
We all know it’s wrong to steal, and in light of recent struggles faced by bingo halls, it is particularly alarming that one bingo hall manager was able to steal over £100,000 over the past several years. (more…)
Imagine playing bingo at a school organization, believing that everything is on the up and up and that some proceeds would go to charity, only to discover that funds had been misused. That’s what happened to the community of Mansfield, Ohio, where a group of three individuals are being charged in a bingo scandal. (more…)
With a long and hallowed history, bingo has been a fun pastime in the UK since about the 16th century. Today, bingo halls are in danger of extinction as more and more of Britain’s favorite bingo venues are forced out of business.
We’ve all been there: Wondering whether it’s worthwhile to continue playing bingo, enjoying a win here and a win there, but never really hitting it big. Yet despite winning mediocre amounts, we enjoy the game of bingo so much that we keep on playing. That’s what happened to one great grandmother, until just a short time ago, she won the jackpot of her dreams.