Friday, January 22, 2021

Tag: Lincolnshire

BNAE backs local FECs for #SmallBusinessSaturday

BNAE backing #SmallBusinessSaturday campaign
Bandai Namco Amusement Europe is marking the countdown to #SmallBusinessSaturday by showing its support for the local UK amusement businesses it supplies.   The #SmallBusinessSaturday campaign aims to raise awareness of the difficulties faced by local independents, with customers encouraged to shop small on 5 December. “First up we have the East Coast Family Entertainment Amusement Arcade, The Mirage,” said BNAE via...

Mysterious new owner scoops up Pleasure Island

Pleasure Island Cleethorpes mystery new owner
A shuttered Lincolnshire theme park looks set to be resurrected in due course, with its owner claiming that the ink is already drying on an agreement which will soon see the attraction change hands.

Fantasy Island ride damaged by high winds

Fantasy Island Ice Mountain
The Ice Mountain ride at Fantasy Island was damaged by high winds on 29 March, during a storm that battered the Lincolnshire coast.

Parkdean invests £550,000 in Southview Holiday Park

Southview Holiday Park Parkdean Resorts investment
Parkdean Resorts has announced its Southview Holiday Park is to receive a £550,000 investment in upgraded facilities, including an extension to its arcade.

Evolution of gaming: Scunthorpe preps for Arcade Warehouse

Arcade Warehouse Scunthorpe opening
Lincolnshire is bracing itself for what looks set to be its first ever esports venue, as Arcade Warehouse in Scunthorpe announces it is just weeks away..

Greens Family Fun Centre reopens doors after refurbish

Greens Family Fun Centre
Managing director of Instance Automatics Ian Eason has hailed the refurbishment of Greens Family Fun Centre as a success, after contributing to the..

Bingo MC wanted for Skegness bingo hall

Coinslot - Bingo Mc Skegness
A Skegness bingo hall is putting a creative spin on its search for a new bingo MC or caller.   Majestic Bingo is advertising a position for a “bingo MC, presenter, host, and entertainer”, which the company claims is a brand new role, at its Skegness venue. “We are trying to attract a different type of person,” manager Jason Beauchamp-Hughes (pictured) told...

Escape Room attraction a hit for Skegness Pier

Coinslot - Escape Skegness Pier
A new Escape attraction that opened on Skegness Pier in time for the school summer holidays has already proved a hit with visitors to the Lincolnshire resort.   Escape Skegness is an escape room attraction that sees up to six people locked in one of two rooms and given 60 minutes to solve puzzles, riddles and identify clues in order to...

New business group for Lincolnshire resorts

Coinslot - Lincolnshire coast
Seventy-five percent of businesses in Lincolnshire have voted to launch a Business Improvement District, with the plan to give the county’s coastal strip a stronger identify and a longer season.   A newly-formed business group has revealed plans to create a 12-month season at seaside resorts on the Lincolnshire coast. The Lincolnshire Coastal Destination Business Improvement District said it wants to implement...

Skegness arcades ace test purchases

Coinslot Skegness Arcade
In a win for the arcade industry, a series of test purchases conducted by Lincolnshire Police have revealed strong responsible gambling standards at arcades in the region. Underage volunteers were sent into nine locations throughout Skegness and attempted to play gaming machines. In each case staff successfully spotted and challenged the young players and asked them to leave the...