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Craps considered too rude for London casino

According to the Evening Standard, a popular casino based in the West End of London has removed their signage advertising ‘craps’, as it is regarded as too rude, and replaced...

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Fight for new Wolverhampton casino

War is being wagered in the West Midlands as a battle for the country’s first Racino gets underway. Despite protests from a local church who are concerned about vulnerable people being...

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UK college helps students get casino jobs

Middlesbrough College is hedging its bets on some of its newest students securing jobs in the casino industry thanks to an innovative new course. According to reports, the college is just...

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Gala Casino staff raise money in memory of colleagues

Employees at Gala Casino in Sunderland’s Sunniside Leisure Complex have been busy organising fundraising events in honour of two dearly departed colleagues. In 2012, both Dorothy Foster and Rob Hunter passed...

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Derren Brown banned from Birmingham Casino

Lady luck wasn’t shining on illusionist Derren Brown this weekend after he wasn’t even allowed to play at Broadway Plaza Casino in Birmingham. Brown was attempting to play some blackjack with...

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Crockfords accuse Phil Ivey of cheating

Crockfords have accused poker player Phil Ivey of gaining an unfair advantage when he played baccarat at the club last summer. Following on from earlier reports concerning Crockfords (Britain’s oldest casino...

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Phil Ivey picking a fight with Genting

World famous poker player Phil Ivey is suing the London casino Crockfords claiming that it has refused to pay up after he won more than £7.5 million. Ivey, who has won...

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Leeds Super Casino Location to be Announced

The ongoing saga over the massive Leeds casino complex is finally nearing its end. News in suggests that after six long years the battle for the licence to operate the largest...

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Casino customer drives car at Grosvenor Casino staff

On Sunday morning, a disgruntled punter is alleged to have driven his car at security staff at Grosvenor Casino Coventry, who had ejected him earlier from the casino after a...

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Proporsed Bath Casino Suffers Setback

Global Gaming Ventures (GGV) have failed to attain an 18 month extension which would allow them more time to turn their provincial licence into a premises licence. The company are scheduled...

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Grovesnor G Casino at Oldham Athletic

Grosvenor G Casino Manchester was on display for all to see at Boundary Park on Tuesday as Oldham Athletic took on Yeovil Town. Casinos are often involved in sponsoring sports events,...

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Birmingham theatre thanks G Casino

There’s a famous quote from Twelfth Night, the Shakespeare play, which opens with the words; ‘If music be the food of love play on.’ Thanks to the hard work of a...

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Plymouth Casino Staff Help out Marie Curie Cancer Care

They say that charity begins at home, but in several casinos scattered around the UK, it has also started at work. In Plymouth staff at the Grosvenor G Casino at Derry’s...

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Genting Opens new Southport Casino

Genting Casino have only just closed down their Lord Street casino in Southport, but have already opened up its replacement, a new casino in the £30 million new development on...

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Bishop of Southampton Opposes Super Casino

Despite numerous benefits for the local area the Bishop of Southampton, Reverend Canon Jonathan Frost has continued to rally against the proposed Southampton super casino meant for Royal Pier. Southampton is...

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Firms Fight for Southampton Super Casino

Whilst some cities are seeing their casinos close down, in the present economic times the proposed super-casino at Southampton seems highly unlikely to suffer the same fate, as at the...

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Footballer Darren Fletcher Gets Generous at Genting

Darren Fletcher is usually known for his footballing skills, both for Manchester United and as captain of Scotland, but he has also proved to be a hit with some Scottish...

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Gala Casino Killer Jailed

A man who killed a Gala Casino winner has been sentenced to life imprisonment after a 5 day trial held in Birmingham Crown Court. The victim, Shaspal Singh Bahra, won £3000...

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Leeds Casino Complex Closes

A Leeds casino complex has suddenly closed putting 99 jobs at risk. The Alea complex, run by London Clubs International, LCI, has been trading at Clarence Docks in Leeds since...

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