Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Tag: Andrew Heighway

End of the road for Heighway Pinball

Heighway Pinball
British manufacturing has taken a hit with pinball table manufacturer Heighway Pinball going into administration. The Ebbw Vale based company ends six years of production which saw titles Full Throttle and Alien hit the market to wide acclaim but poor sales. The story of Heighway was not a happy one in the latter years of its operation. Sold in June...

Influential PwC research shows the full extent of industry’s economic contributions

Coinslot - PWC research bacta 2017
The UK amusements and low stake gaming industry contributes close to £2bn to UK GDP, supports the employment of 34,000 people and pays some £270m of MGD and machine VAT, according to the highlights of a body of economic impact research conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) on behalf of bacta. The purpose of the research was to provide a fact-base...

They’re bringing pinball back to mainstream

Coinslot Heighway Pinball
Pinball enthusiast, Andrew Heighway, has spent years redesigning the pinball machine and has made a successful attempt to make the game mainstream again. Andrew Heighway, managing director at Heighway Pinball, felt that the time was right to have a new and innovate pinball machine in the market which would convince operators to invest in the pinball market once more. He said:...