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 News postings tend to go out of date quite quickly but in case you're interested in the old postings, all of them are collected here.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

    Bingo Tournaments and Daily Missions at Unibet

    Unibet Bingo and sister site bingo.com run on the Relax Gaming bingo platform, which you’ve probably never heard of.  It’s well worth checking out, especially if you are a fan of 5 line bingo (which they have in abundance). Until 28th August, both sites are running the Little Wins bingo tournament promotion. The great thing […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • End2End Bingo A Step Closer?

    End2End Bingo A Step Closer?

    In autumn 2021 it was reported that the Argentinian technology company End2End had obtained a UK licence for their multiplayer bingo product.  It’s yet to make an appearance at any UK site and there’s no specific news on when that might happen. Behind the scenes, however, quite a lot has been going on. End2End and […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Paint By Numbers, A New Game At Tombola

    Paint By Numbers, A New Game At Tombola

    What is Paint By Numbers? Paint By Numbers is the latest new bingo game from Tombola, released at the start of July 2022 a mere six weeks after the release of Reel Bingo.  Before that, the seasonal specials Winter Spotlight and Bloom were around, both based on a 45 ball bingo engine and both on […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • National Bingo Day 2022 - What's On

    National Bingo Day 2022 - What's On

    What and when is National Bingo Day? National Bingo Day 2022 is on Monday 27th June.  This is only the second time it has been celebrated in the UK – the first time was in 2021 and previously it was an American celebration only.  UK bingo operators, online and offline, have enthusiastically embraced the concept […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Free Form, A New Free Daily Game at Tombola

    Free Form, A New Free Daily Game at Tombola

    What is Free Form? Tombola’s last free daily game, Free Vibes, was only launched in January 2022 so it came as quite a surprise to see a new free daily game, Free Form, launched this week. As soon as you log on to the Tombola site all becomes clear.  Free Form is NOT replacing Free […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Getaway Promotions At Sun Bingo

    Getaway Promotions At Sun Bingo

    Getaway at Sun Bingo The Sun newspaper is well known for its promotions involving cheap holidays – costing from £9.50 – so it comes as no surprise that their bingo site is running a massive promotion during June and the first half of July 2022 with tens of thousands of pounds worth of holiday vouchers […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Reel Bingo, A New Game At Tombola

    Reel Bingo, A New Game At Tombola

    It’s that time again at Tombola!  Their newest game Reel Bingo came out on the app on 30th May and is now available on all devices. Like most of its recent predecessors, it is a single ticket multi stake game.  Many players have remarked that Reel Bingo’s fruit machine theming makes it similar to the […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Bingo Boom, A New Bingo Game At Entain

    Bingo Boom, A New Bingo Game At Entain

    Entain have just launched a new bingo game, Bingo Boom, as well as a new and much improved version of their mobile lobby. What is Bingo Boom? Bingo Boom is perhaps best described as bingo with a side order of a gem drop game!  It’s 90 ball bingo with an added feature game.  Everyone with […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Entain Reinvent Slot Tournaments

    Entain Reinvent Slot Tournaments

    Why Slot Tournaments Needed Reinventing Slot tournaments are not a new idea.  Bingo and slots sites have been running promotions for many years that involve playing slots competitively against other players. In the earliest slot tournaments, scoring was based on total wagering which meant they were basically competitions to see who could spend the most […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Mecca Bingo's Got Talent

    Mecca Bingo's Got Talent

    What Is Mecca Bingo’s Got Talent? Mecca Bingo’s Got Talent is a HUGE promotion running at, you guessed it, Mecca Bingo until 5th June 2022.  The promotions are based around the latest season of Britain’s Got Talent and as the official bingo partner of the show, Mecca have secured plenty of money-can’t-buy prizes. Judges’ Jackpot: […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Win A Mini Cooper At Heart Bingo

    Win A Mini Cooper At Heart Bingo

    From 25th March till 24th April 2022, Heart Bingo are running a HUGE prize draw promotion with a top prize of a Mini Cooper Sport worth £23,000. There’s lots of other prizes too. What You Can Win 1st – Mini Cooper Sport 2nd – £500.00 cash 3rd – £400.00 cash 4th – £200.00 cash 5th – […]

    By Sue Dawson
  • Bloom, A New Game At Tombola

    Bloom, A New Game At Tombola

    Back before Christmas, Tombola introduced a new game called Winter Spotlight.  One of the things that was new and different about this games was that it was a seasonal special, designed to have a limited run. Now, Tombola have launched another seasonal special game – Bloom. When Winter Spotlight ended its run at the beginning […]

    By Sue Dawson

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