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Could New Gambling Laws Be The Last Call For Bingo Loco?

Not if Andrew Stanley has his way As if the government isn't happy enough with making a pig's ear of...
Stewart Griffin
Stewart Griffin

2:22 PM - 3 Dec 2019



Dermot & Dave

Could New Gambling Laws Be The Last Call For Bingo Loco?

Stewart Griffin
Stewart Griffin

2:22 PM - 3 Dec 2019

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Not if Andrew Stanley has his way

As if the government isn't happy enough with making a pig's ear of everything else in this country, they are now proposing new gambling laws that will have a detrimental effect on bingo halls across Ireland.

The legislation, which will see any prize money reduced to 50% of a bingo hall's taking on the night, is due to come before the Dáíl on Wednesday.

Seeing as our politicians are gone bingo-loco, Dermot and Dave wanted to find out if the worldwide phenomenon bingo rave Bingo Loco would be safe during these crazy times.

The lads chat to Bingo Loco's most revered announcer, comedian Andrew Stanley about this cultural and social upheaval.

Here's a little taster of what they do:

Today FM News' Ben Finnegan then supplies the reaction from 'Save Our Bingo' protestors outside Leinster House.

Check out the chat in full by pressing the play button on screen. 

 


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