Betting Up North: The Region’s Betting Habits Explained

September 22, 2017

The East Riding of Yorkshire might not be at the very centre of the world of gambling – we’re certainly not Monte Carlo or Las Vegas (or, nowadays, the emerging gambling epicentre of the world, Macau).

However, there has certainly been a renewed focus on gambling in the north of England since the recent introduction in West Yorkshire of the new super casino in Leeds in the new Victoria Gate complex.


Over £60,000 Seized From Former Deep Retail Manager

Humberside Police
March 14, 2017

A former retail manager who stole £89,000 from The Deep to fund his gambling addiction has been ordered to pay back more than £60,000 to the charity.

Jason Metcalfe, 45, of Hamlyn Avenue, Hull, stole the cash from two ‘penny press’ machines and put fake refunds through the tills of the gift shop.


A Brit’s Won The EuroMillions, Could Somebody In Beverley Be Next?

August 11, 2011

After 48 hours of radio silence, the luckiest Brit in history came forward to claim the £161 million EuroMillions lottery jackpot; that’s definitely one individual who has cause to celebrate in style this weekend. While online bingo games may not have the potential to net you quite the same staggering fortune, the jackpots on offer are not to be sniffed at. After all, who knows? It could be you! Beverley-based…