Hannah Timoney

Hannah has written news articles and lifestyle blogs for three years. Venturing into the gambling industry Hannah is writing gambling content for Online Bingo and has written content for Lodgis Paris.

By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 16, 2020, 9:36 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 16, 2020, 9:36 AM

How the new German gambling regulations compare to the UK

As changes come into effect in German gambling regulation, how do they compare to UK law and what does it mean for the future of German gambling? Read more
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 12, 2020, 10:38 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 12, 2020, 10:38 AM

A third of footy fans wouldn't buy a kit with a gambling sponsor

Football fans show support for cutting ties with the gambling industry, with one third averse to buying kit sponsored by gambling operators. Read more.
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 18, 2020, 7:00 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 18, 2020, 7:00 AM

Sun Bingo announces week-long promotion

Sun Bingo launches an exciting week-long promotion with £1000 worth of prizes to be won every day! Read more to find out how you could be a winner.
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 22, 2020, 10:08 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 22, 2020, 10:08 AM

Could gambling be saying goodbye to Paddy McGuinness?

New rules designed to protect minors could mean we're saying goodbye to celebrity sponsorships on gambling sites. Read more
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 2, 2020, 12:06 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 2, 2020, 12:06 PM

Mint Bingo is now open for bingo business!

Will Mint Bingo refresh you and leave a minty taste in your life? Try your hand at 500+ slot games and a huge choice of unique bingo rooms now.
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 25, 2020, 9:58 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 25, 2020, 9:58 AM

BGO Casino removes payment fees across all its casinos

BGO Casino announces the removal of payment fees across all their casinos and introduces the Mega Wheel Bonus. Read more.
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 17, 2020, 1:59 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 17, 2020, 1:59 PM

Should the National Lottery be an 18 and over only product?

As the rest of the industry faces tougher scrutiny, should the National Lottery be allowed to continue letting under 18s play? Read more.
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 13, 2020, 1:24 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 13, 2020, 1:24 PM

What Tier 3 lockdown measures could mean for betting shops

As parts of the UK face yet stricter lockdown measures in new 'Tier phasing' system, bookmakers and casinos risk closure shortly after reopening. Read more
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 26, 2020, 12:57 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 26, 2020, 12:57 PM

Gambling operators found advertising to children online

The Advertising Standards Agency has found gambling operators flouting advertising rules more than any other industry by advertising to children online.
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 4, 2020, 12:12 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 4, 2020, 12:12 PM

Google accused of breaking Italy's gambling ad ban

Google is currently being investigated to determine whether it has flouted the rules set out by Italy’s Dignity Decree. Read more. 
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 11, 2020, 8:52 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 11, 2020, 8:52 AM

SMF calls for gamblers to prove they can afford losses

New legislation calls for a reform in the digital gambling industry, implementing monthly spending caps. Read more.
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 8, 2020, 8:48 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 8, 2020, 8:48 AM

Mecca Bingo gives you a chance to celebrate your Unsung Hero

Do you know a hero who deserves the chance to shine? Nominate them for the chance to win a huge prize with Mecca Bingo, and make their dream come true.
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 20, 2020, 1:56 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 20, 2020, 1:56 PM

RecoverMe gambling addiction app now available to download

A new gambling addiction tool RecoverMe, a mobile app that uses evidence based therapy to help you control your gambling habits, is now available. Read more
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 7, 2020, 1:34 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 7, 2020, 1:34 PM

Study finds that setting deposit limits mean gamblers lose less

Deposit limits aren't just for controlling spending while gambling, the use of the consumer protection tool also leads to reduced net losses. Read more
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 14, 2020, 1:02 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 14, 2020, 1:02 PM

UK casinos set to reopen 15 August

UK casinos have been given the green light to reopen, following a two week delay from the government. Read more about the Covid safeguards implemented
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 9, 2020, 8:58 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 9, 2020, 8:58 AM

Could casinos avoid the 10pm curfew by not selling alcohol?

BGC says closures of casinos could be catastrophic for the industry and lead to job losses and offers to ban sale of alcohol on casino premises. Read more
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 15, 2020, 1:12 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 15, 2020, 1:12 PM

Barclay's introduces 72-hour 'cool off' for gambling transactions

Barclay's bank introduces new 72 hour delay period to help customers control spending and assist with responsible gambling. Read more about the measure.
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 24, 2020, 4:16 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 24, 2020, 4:16 PM

Are loot boxes gambling? Now you can have your say!

The DCMS have called for evidence that loot boxes in video games should be considered gambling, and you can submit yours now! Find out how.
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 11, 2020, 2:08 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 11, 2020, 2:08 PM

OnlineBingo nominated for two EGR Awards

The nominations for the EGR Operator Awards 2020, the Oscars of the e-gaming sector, have been announced and OnlineBingo is on the shortlist - twice!
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 2, 2020, 1:14 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 2, 2020, 1:14 PM

All you need to know about Mecca Dream Come True

Want to get the most out of Mecca Bingo’s month of exciting prizes, celebrity guests and daily chances to win? Read our guide!
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 10, 2020, 2:52 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 10, 2020, 2:52 PM

How the gambling industry is bouncing back

Despite the months long closure of land-based venues the gambling industry is bouncing back. Read more.
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 14, 2020, 8:21 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 14, 2020, 8:21 AM

GVC’s online growth does nothing to offset retail decline

GVC CEO announces plans to bounce back from the effect of lockdown on the gambling industry and further measures to ensure responsible gambling
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 6, 2020, 1:42 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 6, 2020, 1:42 PM

Prime Gaming now using SkillOnNet tech for all casino sites

Prime Gaming's collaboration with SkillOnNet has seen it move its remaining brands over from Aspire Global for a better playing experience. Read more
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 19, 2020, 12:12 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 19, 2020, 12:12 PM

PlayOJO Bingo rooms expand the site's offerings

The no-wagering guarantee casino PlayOJO teams up with Pragmatic Play to enter the online bingo market. Read more.
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 18, 2020, 1:03 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Aug 18, 2020, 1:03 PM

EA faces a lawsuit in response to Ultimate Team ‘Loot Boxes’

A class-action lawsuit has been filed against EA after claims that loot boxes in games violate California gambling law. Read more.
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 7, 2020, 1:12 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 7, 2020, 1:12 PM

Pragmatic Play release Curse of the Werewolf Megaways

Pragmatic Play hits the jackpot with yet another Megaways slot. The spooky Curse of the Werewolf Megaways slot is sure to delight. Read more.