Tuesday, January 25, 2022

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Harding takes non-executive role at Paddy & Scotts

Nick Harding takes non-executive role at Paddy & Scotts
In a four-decade gambling sector career Nick Harding has worked across multiple industry verticals from betting to bingo, single site to seaside attractions and arcades to adult gaming centres. In his latest adventure he’s applying his commercial nous to the coffee shop brand Paddy & Scotts.

The Rank Group announces directorate change

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The Rank Group Plc has announces that Alan Morgan, Managing Director Retail, has tendered his resignation to the board and will be leaving the business on 31 July 2019 to pursue other opportunities. Morgan joined Rank in 2016 to run Mecca’s retail business and progressed to lead the Group’s UK Retail division in 2017. Morgan’s day to day responsibilities will be...

People on the Move at Embed

Enhancing its commitment to supporting customers, Embed’s US office has promoted key personnel to new positions in the organisation. Danny Mondragon now oversees all Embed system deployments, remote or on-site, as Head of Installations. Also, two former project managers have assumed newly-created roles: Salena Cigan is Embed’s Head of Customer Onboarding and Martin Baugh is the new Strategic Partnerships Manager. An...

Park Avenue helps raise over £5k for Bacta trust

Park Avenue Bacta Charitable Trust
Fund raising at June’s highly successful Park Avenue Open Day generated a total of £5,613 for the Bacta Charitable Trust. The sum, which was presented by Electrocoin to Bacta Charitable Trust Chairman, Jimmy Thomas, marked a return...

Bacta Charitable Trust confirm four partnerships

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Bacta members will now be raising much needed funds on behalf of four deserving causes. In addition to the incumbent Rays of Sunshine, the bacta Charitable Trust has agreed to partner the Macmillan/Royal Marsden, Great Ormond Trust Hospital and the Teenage Cancer Trust. The three additional charities were selected by the Trustees following nominations made by Bacta members.   Bacta chief...

Clarion join industry raising funds for CHIPS Charity

Clarion join casino and gaming industry raising funds for CHIPS Charity
Clarion Gaming Managing Director, Kate Chambers, has heralded the ‘phenomenal work’ undertaken by the casino and gaming sectors in raising over £1.75m for CHIPS, the industry charity which provides specialised wheelchairs for children and young people with severe mobility problems. Speaking following the 16th annual CHIPS Charity Golf Championship, which featured two Clarion Gaming teams, Kate Chambers said: “The casino...

Manchester Gala Bingo clubs raise £4,900 for The Christie

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In honour of popular staff member Lynn Yvette, multiple Gala Bingo halls across Manchester joined forces to raise funds for a local cancer treatment centre, The Christie.   Six Gala Bingo clubs in Manchester held a sponsored walk on Saturday 24 June to help raise money for The Christie treatment centre, after one of its buildings suffered extensive fire damage. The...

Brookes family to climb Snowdon in aid of Wales Air Ambulance

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In an effort to raise funds and awareness for Wales Air Ambulance, Jabro Games’ Tony Brookes, his wife Mair, and his son Gareth will trek up Mt. Snowdon in time for sunrise.   Tony Brookes, managing director of Jabro Games, and family are preparing for a night-time charity climb up Mt. Snowdon on 12 August in aid of Wales Air Ambulance...

Number Two ‘Me and You’ at Mecca Bingo Birkenhead

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A video of a couple who recently got engaged at Birkenhead's Mecca Bingo has taken social media sites by storm recently.   The couple, who are both regulars at the Birkenhead bingo hall, have been overwhelmed by the response to their unique engagement, according to the Liverpool Echo. A Mecca Bingo caller took part in the proposal which saw Aaron Stott surprise...

Hundreds attended amusements charity events

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A Hunstanton amusement park and arcade has spoken of its pride in helping the growth of a local charity effort that serves children with a range of learning difficulties.   Hundreds of youngsters visited Rainbow Park Amusements as part of the Hunstanton Lions annual fun day, now in its fifteenth year, last week. They came from the nearby Churchill Park Complex...

Bacta launch #Tickets2wishes for Rays of Sunshine campaign

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The bacta Charitable Trust has set itself an ambitious target of increasing its contribution to the Rays of Sunshine charity to over £500,000 by the end of 2017. The target, which equates to an additional £190,000, will be boosted by #Tickets2wishes, a simple and fun initiative designed primarily for the association’s FEC members. “We urge all operators of redemption machines to...

Disabled girl gets a boost from Lucky Strike staff

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A disabled ten year old girl had her bank holiday weekend saved by security guards at Lucky Strike Amusements in Skegness. The lift had broken down, stopping them getting into the restaurant, before four people carried her chair up while security guards gave her a piggy back back down afterwards.   When Brooke Gould, 10, and her family found out the...