Bret Allen

Bret Allen

Bret is from Staffordshire in the UK, where he studied Journalism and Media at university and has worked as a bingo chat host and freelance writer for websites and books. Bret is a podcaster and writer with 10 years of experience in the gambling industry, a published book of fiction and a suspiciously handsome cat.

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Spin the Mega Reel at Jupiter Slots!

There’s a deep space signal coming through from Jupiter Slots right now that’s sure to send slot lovers to the nearest space station. A special kind of welcome bonus awaits that involves an element of chance- make a deposit and spin the Mega Reel for a randomised bonus! So, pop over to Jupiter Slots and… Read more »

15k to be won with Iceland Bingo’s Winter Warmer

The first thing to enter your mind in winter probably isn’t Iceland- it’s cold enough as it is- but this is actually a great time to go and visit Iceland Bingo. The bingo and slots site sponsored by a certain family favourite supermarket is spicing up Christmas with a huge 15k jackpot bingo! The game… Read more »

Get wrapped up in prize bingo at Season Bingo

This is the season to be jolly, over at the incredibly Christmas-themed Season Bingo where there are special weekly bingo games to enjoy! The site has a new batch of weekly bingo games where lucky players can turn tickets from 1p into vouchers up to £100, ideal for grabbing those extra few Christmas presents! This… Read more »

Out of this world welcome bonus at Jupiter Slots!

Calling all intergalactic, spacefaring, far out slots players. Fire up the rocket and make the interstellar trip to Jupiter Slots this week and you can take advantage of a potentially huge welcome bonus! New space cadets at Jupiter Slots who deposit £10 or more get a spin of the ‘mega reel’, a really fun way… Read more »

Win a Christmas cash boost at Jackpotjoy!

Christmas is on its way and bingo and casino promotions are now starting to reflect that. Jackpotjoy is starting gently with the Christmas Box Bonanza, a simple competition with a chance to win up to £30! Sure, that’s not the biggest prize they’ve ever offered, but all you need to do to be in with… Read more »

Gala Bingo and William Hill win Playtech Awards of 2017

Playtech has awarded the first two Playtech Awards of 2017 to Gala Bingo and William Hill! These awards go out seasonally, in Spring, Autumn and Winter, with an extra annual award. Winning one is a great source of pride and offers the company’s recognition for excellence in online gambling. The awards are judged by an… Read more »

Queen Bee Bingo bringing the honey with an 700% welcome bonus

This month, Queen Bee Bingo has the money, honey. The buzzing bingo site with a very friendly design (unless you’re scared of bees) has a massive welcome bonus for all new joiners right now- up to 700% worth of bonus credit. The exact bonus is built through £70 of bonus credit and 10 free spins… Read more »

Choose your bingo or slots bonus at Zoe’s Bingo!

Those who love a bit of flexibility may enjoy Zoe’s Bingo right now, as new joiners can choose a welcome bonus based around bingo or slots! The bingo bonus awards players with £30 when they deposit £10 and the slots bonus is 150%, with the code SLOTS. Let’s take a closer look. The bingo bonus… Read more »

Top 5 Spooky Slots that are perfect for Halloween

The air is getting cold… shapes stir in the shadows… things go bump in the night… it must mean that Halloween is almost upon us! The ghouls and ghosts are out in force, so it seems the perfect time to play slots that are themed around horror and blood and generally scary stuff. So, which… Read more »

Seas the Day at Jackpotjoy to win a cruise holiday!

Jackpotjoy has recently undergone some rebranding, with the Queen of Bingo abdicating in favour of new mascot Paddy McGuinness. Celebrating this fact, the site is offering a special prize draw with four different luxury cruises to win! Head over to Jackpotjoy today and check the promotions area to learn more. The site requires you to… Read more »

888 Ladies has a 300% welcome bonus right now!

Today is a good day to hop over to 888 Ladies, especially for new joiners, as the site is offering a tempting 300% welcome bonus to new members. Deposit £10 and play with £40! That’s a great way to have enough credit to explore the site, try all the bingo rooms and slot games. This… Read more »