April 2024

Gambling regulation: Government response to report published

On Friday, the Culture, Media and Sport Committee published the Government response to its report ‘Gambling Regulation’.  The Government has responded supportively to the Committee’s recommendations, with the implementation of the Gambling White […]

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February 2024

King Charles III banknotes to enter circulation on 5 June 2024

Banknotes carrying a portrait of King Charles III will be issued for the first time on 5 June 2024.

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June 2023

Charity Golf Day & Dinner 2023

Close Call For Champions, Cowells Arrow  By Jason Batup, Golf Consultant to The Bingo Association Industry veteran, Tony Lister, and his Suffolk Swingers from supplier Cowells Arrow Bingo emerged victorious […]

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May 2023

Safer Gambling Week 2023 Announced

This year’s Safer Gambling Week event will run from 13th – 19th November and will see the whole industry coming together to further promote safer gambling messages, highlight the tools […]

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April 2023

The Bingo Association Response To Gambling White Paper Publication

Following the publication of the Gambling White Paper earlier today, Miles Baron CEO of The Bingo Association commented: “We welcome the  publication of the White Paper and recognise the Government’s […]

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September 2022

Parliamentary Reception 2022

Bingo industry celebrates raising over £1.6m* for Variety and over £20,000 for DEC Ukraine appeal  The Bingo Association has donated a cheque for £23,000 to the DEC Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal. Th money […]

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June 2022

Monday 27th June – It’s a date!

The first ever UK National Bingo Day took place last year and saw retail and online bingo come together to celebrate the game – all for the love of bingo! […]

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May 2022

Cross industry safer game design

Gaming sector trade bodies bacta, The Bingo Association and the Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) have finessed work on a Safer Game Design Code for machines in the land-based sector. […]

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December 2021

Looking into the future landscape for the Bingo industry

Since the COVID-19 outbreak hit the UK in March 2020, the Chancellor has prioritised the protection of jobs and introduced measures to help support businesses through these challenging times. Now […]

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November 2021

No Jab, No Job? Compulsory vaccination at work

Since the start of the year, the Covid-19 vaccination rollout has been going strong, with the majority of the UK’s adult population now double vaccinated. However, for a variety of […]