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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 News postings tend to go out of date quite quickly but in case you're interested in the old postings, all of them are collected here.

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  • Bingo & Slots News May 2024

    Bingo & Slots News May 2024

    Bingo Specials At Playtech bingo sites, a series of escalator jackpot promotions are running every Wednesday and Sunday in May.  Unlike in many previous versions of the promotion where the escalator moved up gradually over the course of an evening starting at 6pm, this time they’re not messing around  – each escalator only lasts an […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Slot Games Get Top Billing at tombola

    Slot Games Get Top Billing at tombola

    For many years, tombola have resisted mixing bingo with slot and casino games. Originally the site was strictly bingo only. In 2016, after it became apparent that many bingo players also like to play slots and instant win games, they introduced tombola arcade. It’s a separate site, playable with the same login and wallet and […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Animingo, A New Bingo Game From Pragmatic Play

    Animingo, A New Bingo Game From Pragmatic Play

    What Is Animingo? Just in time for Easter 2024, Pragmatic Play have launched a new bingo game called Animingo.  It’s 50 ball bingo, but without any of those pesky numbers.  Instead, there are 50 different cute animals – a frog, a seal, and owl, polar and brown bears, an ostrich, a lion, a unicorn and […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Stake Limits Coming On Slots And Slingo

    Stake Limits Coming On Slots And Slingo

    Last week, maximum stake limits for online slot games were announced, to come into force in September this year.  The announcement came from the Department for Culture, Media & Sport (which has responsibility for gambling), i.e. directly from the UK government rather from the regulator (the UK Gambling Commission).  The plan requires secondary legislation which […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Escalator Jackpots at Dragonfish

    Escalator Jackpots at Dragonfish

    Dragonfish Escalator Jackpots – How They Work Escalator jackpot promotions are amongst the most popular of all bingo promotions and it’s not hard to see why; bingo games become much more exciting when there is a substantial jackpot that is guaranteed to drop within a specified time frame. UK bingo players are used to this […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Q&A with 4ThePlayer

    Q&A with 4ThePlayer

    At Best New Bingo Sites we’re always interested in hearing about the latest innovations in slot games.  I caught up with Henry McLean, the co-founder and commercial and marketing director at 4ThePlayer for an inside angle from one of the industry’s leading challenger brand game suppliers.  Q: How did you first get started in slot […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Megadozer by Big Time Gaming - A New Slot Game Feature

    Megadozer by Big Time Gaming - A New Slot Game Feature

    Bonanza Falls & Megadozer Big Time Gaming are behind one of the most popular slot games of the last few years and arguably of all time – Bonanza.  The original Bonanza game marked the first appearance of the insanely popular Megaways game feature, which is so loved by players that it has appeared in hundreds […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • 2023 Christmas Bingo & Slot Promotions

    2023 Christmas Bingo & Slot Promotions

    Christmas is traditionally the time of year when UK bingo and slot sites really push the boat out with promotions and we’re delighted to report that 2023 is no exception! Special Bingo Games 11th December  – Festive Bingoton Ballroom from 7pm – 10pm at Paddy Power Bingo. To gain entry to this free bingo room, […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Relax Gaming Bingo Gets An Update

    Relax Gaming Bingo Gets An Update

    Relax Gaming Bingo – What Is It? Relax Gaming’s bingo product has been around since 2015 but is not well known amongst UK players as it powers just two UK facing sites, Unibet Bingo and bingo.com.  Thanks to participation from players in the Nordic countries where it is much more popular, it has plenty of […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Safer Gambling Week 2023

    Safer Gambling Week 2023

    Here at Best New Bingo Sites we are pleased to support Safer Gambling Week 2023. Safer Gambling Week is an annual cross-industry initiative to promote safer gambling in the United Kingdom and Ireland, coordinated by the Betting & Gaming Council with the support of partners across the industry.  It started back in 2017 (when it […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Vegas Ball Bonanza - A New Bingo Style Live Game

    Vegas Ball Bonanza - A New Bingo Style Live Game

    What Is Vegas Ball Bonanza? Vegas Ball Bonanza is a new live casino game show from Pragmatic Play that owes a great deal to 30 ball bingo.  It’s played on 3×3 cards which conform to the usual 30 ball number placement rules with only numbers 1-10 allowed in column 1, only numbers 11-20 allowed in […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • If You Have A Bonus At Dragonfish, Use It Now!

    If You Have A Bonus At Dragonfish, Use It Now!

    Last week, many Dragonfish bingo sites and Dragonfish casinos sent an email out to players giving advance warning of a change to their general terms and conditions, to take effect from November 7th 2023. You’ve probably never read the terms and conditions in full, especially now that the significant terms and conditions of any promotion […]

    By Sue Dawson


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