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Although we've been writing about online bingo since 2013, news postings are a relatively recent feature to arrive at Best New Bingo Sites - in summer 2017. News postings tend to go out of date quite quickly but in case you're interested in the old postings, all of them are collected here.

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  • Entain Bingo - How It's Going

    Entain Bingo - How It's Going

    Back in July, Entain‘s flagship bingo site Gala Bingo migrated from the extremely well known and popular Virtue Fusion bingo platform on to Entain’s own bingo product, joining the previously migrated Coral Bingo and Ladbrokes Bingo and also the ex Dragonfish bingo sites Foxy Bingo and Cheeky Bingo.  Two months on from the move, how’s […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Mecca Dream Come True Is Back

    Mecca Dream Come True Is Back

    Mecca Bingo‘s Dream Come True mega promotion is back for Autumn 2021, running until 26th September.  Here’s what to expect from what they are calling its “fourth, fabulous season”!  At heart, it’s a prize draw promotion with draws taking place on 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th September, but there is so very much more to […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • July 2021 £250k Escalator Jackpots - IT'S WAR!

    July 2021 £250k Escalator Jackpots - IT'S WAR!

    The extemely popular recurrent Virtue Fusion escalator jackpots promotion is back for July 2021, with a minimum £250,000 in community jackpots to be won over 4 evenings.  This time round, though, it’s extra spicy as there is a RIVAL £250K escalator jackpots promotion going on over the same period! What’s an escalator jackpot? £250K to […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Gala Bingo Has Left Virtue Fusion

    Gala Bingo Has Left Virtue Fusion

    It’s been a long time coming, and some people thought it would never happen, but Gala Bingo has finally moved all of its 20+ bingo rooms off the Virtue Fusion network, replacing the Playtech bingo product with Entain‘s proprietary bingo software. This move has been brewing ever since the autumn of 2018 when Foxy Bingo […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Celeb Saturdays with Ray Quinn at Bingocams

    Celeb Saturdays with Ray Quinn at Bingocams

    At Bingocams, the next edition of Celeb Saturdays takes place on 31st July hosted by TV personality Ray Quinn. Who is Ray Quinn? Ray Quinn is undoubtedly more famous than the bingo site he’s going to be guest starring at, but in case you need a reminder here’s just a few of things on his […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Take A Trip To Paddy's Island

    Take A Trip To Paddy's Island

    Every now and again, the marketing geniuses at Paddy Power come up with an absolute corker of an idea for a publicity stunt or promotion. Back in 2014, for example, they caused a stir with the Shave The Rainforest prank which was designed to create outrage over deforestation and certainly succeeded in doing so! The […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • National Bingo Day - What's On

    National Bingo Day - What's On

    What is National Bingo Day? National Bingo Day is finally almost upon us – it’s this coming Sunday, 27th June 2021. “Wait, what?” I hear you say. “Did I miss something because I don’t remember anything about this in previous years?” You’re right – this is the first time National Bingo Day has been celebrated […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Nevada, A Playing Card Bingo Game At Tombola

    Nevada, A Playing Card Bingo Game At Tombola

    Those incredibly busy game developers at Tombola have been at it again!  Over the last few years they’ve come up with more new bingo games than the whole of the rest of the industry put together – Blocks, Potion, Picture Bingo, Morph, The Machine, Hex, Paper, Bubble Bingo and now Nevada! Nevada is a playing […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Bingo Tournaments Galore At Dragonfish Sites

    Bingo Tournaments Galore At Dragonfish Sites

    Bingo tournaments had been few and far between for years when Dragonfish decided to run “Daily Christmas Bingo” for Christmas 2020.  The format proved to be very popular with players and now, in 2021, tournaments are back with a vengeance at Dragonfish bingo sites. National Bingo Day Tournament Weekend Tournament Kickstarter Tournament National Bingo Day […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Q&A With Broadway Gaming

    Q&A With Broadway Gaming

    Broadway Gaming have been in the bingo business for many years and it was at one of their sites, Butlers Bingo, that the largest ever win at an online bingo site was recorded back in 2012 (the £5.9 million win was on a progressive jackpot slot rather than on a bingo game).  After the Microgaming […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Paddy's Full House Hot Tub Prize Draw

    Paddy's Full House Hot Tub Prize Draw

    At Paddy Power Bingo until 13th June, there’s an amazing prize draw with an fabulous top prize of a Lay-Z Spa Vegas Airjet Hot Tub with space for up to 6 people.  After opting in, players collect one entry to the draw for each £10 of play on the brand new and exclusive slot game Paddy’s […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Gonzo's Treasure Hunt, A New Live Game

    Gonzo's Treasure Hunt, A New Live Game

    What Is Gonzo’s Treasure Hunt? The conquistador Gonzo is one of the best known and most loved slot game characters ever.  He first burst on to the scene more than ten years ago in NetEnt‘s perenially popular game Gonzo’s Quest. This iconic game was one of the first to introduce the Avalanche feature (after each […]

    By Sue Dawson


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