Mecca bingo halls up and down the country will now be tackling some football-themed calls to show their support of the England team ahead of this year’s World Cup in Russia. Recent years has seen the bingo chain update its long-established calls such as ‘two fat ladies’ to more modern material such as ‘Tinder’ and ‘Love Island’.
Now the organisation are fully getting behind the England Squad’s World Cup dream with some of their own new bingo football calls;
David Beckham (7) – From his famous football strip
Take a break for half-time (45)
Full Time (90)
When England Won the World Cup (66) - and hopefully (18) can be added to the calls very soon!
Mecca Bingo is looking to reach out to a younger audience of football fans to encourage a new generation to kick start their love of bingo. Caroline Webb, a spokesperson for MECCA Bingo commented ‘With football fever gripping the nation this summer, we wanted to make sure we get in on the action’.
The company is looking to appeal to a target audience of 18-24-year olds and so updating their old bingo calls is a great way to inject some of the 21st century in the popular British bingo hall and inspire a new generation of bingo players.
Mecca Bingo is also taking advantage of new technologies in an attempt to attract a younger clientele. Having the website optimised not just for the desktop but for tablet and mobile devices is engaging and enticing a wide range of players into exploring the brand’s website making play available on the go and drawing them into their clubs.
This is not the only way the company are showing their support of the national team. They are also running promotions accessible through their website for the duration of the tournament.
£100,000 Gold Rush Striker is available until the 14th July 2018 and Mecca Bingo are giving you the chance to win over £3,000 every night in their Gold Rush bingo room every night from 9 pm. Tickets cost as little as 50p and you could win £600 when you get a full house.
On the 15th July, they will be hosting a big finale where you will have the opportunity to win a massive £7,000 grand prize as well as £1,500 for a full house definitely making this an amazing offer not to be missed.
The new football-inspired calls will be tested at chosen clubs during the summer months so be sure to listen out for them should you be going. Remember to be able to visit a Mecca Bingo club you must be at least 18 years old and be able to prove this. So if you are heading down for a quick game or two remember to take some valid photo ID.