Author Archives: Lena

Easy things you can do today to make someone feel good

On 20th March, the world will be celebrating The International Day of Happiness: an event which has been running since 2013. This global campaign seeks to improve wellbeing and happiness by ending poverty, reducing inequality and protecting the planet.

Okay, so you may not be able to single-handedly save the planet come 20th March, but you could improve somebody else’s happiness by doing just a few simple things. Here’s a handful of ways you can give somebody something to smile about.

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7 Things Only Bingo Players Will Understand

Excitement, joy, anticipation… you’d never think those harmless little bingo games could spark off so many emotions. But there’s so much more to a game than meets the Kelly’s Eye, as players will know from bingo halls across the nation. If you love a good bit of bingo then you probably know just what we’re talking about with some of these…

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Our Favourite International Women’s Day Stories

Progress is what keeps the world moving. And here at Mecca HQ, we’re championing a day which, every year, gains in strength.

Held on the 8th March, International Women’s Day celebrates the achievements of women, past, present and future. The theme this year is #PressForProgress, a strong global movement that is striving for gender parity, along with activism like #MeToo and #TimesUp.

To celebrate the incredible achievements of women across the world, we’ve pulled together our favourite inspiring women stories. From authors to actors, it seems there are no bounds for these fierce ladies. Here’s how they became the role models we know and love today…

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Can I Trust Online Bingo Sites? What You Need to Know

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Unfortunately, inadequate bingo sites are rife across the internet. The worst offenders often have poor security and insecure payment methods, which can result in bingo players having their personal information compromised.

Do you know what to look out for before joining a bingo site? To help you find the best of the best, we have compiled some of the most important things you should look out for before choosing a bingo site.
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How to Treat Yourself this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. For couples, this means waking up to loving messages and heart-shaped boxes of chocolates. For singletons, however, it can be a different story.

But it doesn’t need to be this way. In fact, we at Mecca Bingo think Valentine’s Day should be about celebrating you. Whether you choose to party with friends or take a long, hot soak in the tub – this is a day for looking after Number One.

Stuck for ways to celebrate treat yourself this Valentine’s Day? Take a look at our top tips, below.

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Dating With a Difference: Unusual Places to Take Your Loved One

Valentine’s Day follows a familiar format: go out for a meal, maybe watch a film and then head home.

However, the most loved-up day of the year doesn’t have to be this predictable. Rather than squeezing into a jam-packed restaurant, why not surprise your partner with a day of husky sledding? Get the creative juices flowing with our guide to dating with a difference.

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Becoming a Bingo Chat Host

If online bingo is in your blood, then a job as a bingo chat host could be your calling.

When you play with Mecca Bingo, you will likely spot the great work our Chat Moderators (CMs) do in the online bingo forums. If their friendly approach inspires you to join our trusty team of Chat Moderators (also known as “CHs”, short for “Chat Host”), you’ll be pleased to know it couldn’t be easier to follow in their footsteps – all you need is an understanding of our rules, as well as a knack for great customer service.

Interested in making the move from player to moderator? See what it takes to become a Mecca Bingo chat host, below.

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5 Easy Ways to Get Fit at Home

Gyms can be daunting places at the best of times. If it’s not the jumble of intimidating machinery which turn you off, it’s the hordes of sweaty gym-goers. if it’s not the costly gym membership, it’s how long it takes you to drive there in peak traffic. The list could go on.

And, while we’re not looking to put you off joining a gym, a great way to get yourself toned with very little expense (and effort) spared is to bring your workout in-house! This is why, this Walk to Work Day (6th April) we’re challenging you to get yourself active, DIY-style.

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How to Host a Bingo Night at Home

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Next time you can’t get out to play this fun game in a club, why not host a bingo night at home? Armed with some great food, your cosiest clothes and even a drink or two, it can be just as much fun (if not more so!) as ordering in a takeaway and sticking on a film.

So, what are you waiting for? Pull on your slippers, get out the snacks and crank up the music: we’re going to tell you how to host your very own bingo night at home!

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