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High court to decide on casino wrangle

High court to decide on casino wrangle

You know sometimes that casinos are like buses in that you wait ages for one to come along and then two show up at the same time. Except in Scarborough, one of the casinos will be prevented from opening in a legal wrangle that has all the way to the High Court. Yes, the High … Continue reading

Loaded jumps on the casino bandwagon

Loaded jumps on the casino bandwagon

It seems a very long time since the mid-1990s heyday of Britpop music and the return of lad culture. The late 80s and early 90s saw women becoming empowered and many men were left feeling that they had been left behind in the power and respectability stakes. This of course was nonsense but when Oasis … Continue reading

Hooters Hotel-Casino goes bust

Hooters Hotel-Casino goes bust

If you want to go see a bust, Hooters may well be the sort of establishment you would look out for but going bust in financial terms is never a good thing. That’s why there will not be too much laughter around the Hooters Hotel and Casino venture on the Las Vegas Strip. The owners … Continue reading

Are females flocking to online casinos?

Are females flocking to online casinos?

If you were to picture the stereotypical casino player, it may be that you have a man in mind. After all, the vast majority of TV shows and films will feature men playing casino games and if there are any women present, they are presented as mere eye candy or as a provider of good … Continue reading

Casino opening turns out to be too popular

Casino opening turns out to be too popular

Whenever a new casino is launched, there is always a hope of the owner that it goes well. This means getting a lot of publicity and hopefully a lot of people through the doors on opening day. This usually requires a lot of publicity and promotion in the lead up to the opening day but … Continue reading

Casino project brings 100 jobs to area

Casino project brings 100 jobs to area

When it comes to casino projects opening up in an area, it is still far too easy to focus on the negative aspects and think about the disruption. If you stay close to the casino, it can be easy to consider that the amount of people who will be coming by your house at all … Continue reading

Casino staff get to star in new comic strip extravaganza

Casino staff get to star in new comic strip extravaganza

For people of a certain age, the Comic Strip series of programmes on Channel 4 represented the height of comedy and the blossoming of many great 80s comedy actors. Everyone will have their own favourite when it comes to the series but it is hard to look beyond Bad News. Bad News were the archetypal … Continue reading

Local businesses welcome Hard Rock Casino

Local businesses welcome Hard Rock Casino

It seems that every time you hear about a new casino opening up, the complaints from local businesses and residents are not too far behind. Yes, the late night hours and the levels of alcohol spent during the evening may mean there is noise in the early hours but a casino can be a boost … Continue reading

Will a casino be a gamble with Milton Keynes?

Will a casino be a gamble with Milton Keynes?

It doesn’t seem to matter where a new casino is being built, there is always likely to be some opposition to its planning permission and application. There can be numerous reasons for opposing a casino and it seems that groups and people who would not normally work together will join forces to ensure that they … Continue reading

Genting make further inroads into Birmingham

Genting make further inroads into Birmingham

It was only last week that Genting Casino announced they had tied up a sponsorship deal with English Premier League club Aston Villa. This was a great boon for those who like local companies backing the team because Genting have their UK base set up in the city. After Villa’s rivals, Birmingham City were relegated … Continue reading