The latest UK betting industry statistics were published by the Gambling Commission last week, and detailed a 1.4% decrease in the number of British bingo premises.
The Rank Group Plc’s quarterly trade statement has thrown up mixed results for the entertainment giant, with stagnating venue revenue contrasting with strong digital channel growth.
Hot on the heels of opening their first venue, Luda are planning an expansion into two other areas of England.
Breaking down all the week's news into a set of easy to manage figures...
Presenting its H1 interim results, London-listed gambling operator Rank Group Plc has detailed ‘a challenging’ opening period to 2017.
Mecca Bingo and Gala Bingo clubs across South East England have helped raise over £24,000 at a charity football fundraiser.
Rank Group, the owner of Grosvenor Casinos and Mecca Bingo clubs, has confirmed the launch of a new brand concept, Luda, which is aimed at refreshing the traditional bingo experience.
Rank’s transition to the Bede platform hasn’t been without its difficulties but it now looks like it is beginning to see the benefits of the switch
While new AML rules and other pressures in the retail environment weigh heavily on the land-based casino business, the online arm is moving ahead via the Bede platform