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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Chinese New Year – Which animal are you?

Chinese New Year 2019 takes place on Tuesday 5th February, as part of the week-long Spring Festival. New Year’s Day takes place on a different date every year – because it follows the Lunar calendar.

According to the Chinese zodiac, 2019 is the Year of the Pig. There are 12 different animals in the Chinese zodiac, each said to have their own personality, stories and superstitions.

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Rewind to the 90s

90s nostalgia

The 1990s was a great decade for pop music. The stars of the time brought about their own fashion and dance crazes and we can’t wait to dust off our moonboots for the next Rewind 90s event! As we countdown the days until we can wave our hands in the air like we just don’t care, we take a look at some of the best things of the 90s.

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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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The Beat of Blue January

As the post-Christmas blues, cold dark nights and a longer wait until payday cast over the UK, it’s no wonder that January has long been known as the most depressing month of the year with today being coined ‘Blue Monday’.

In our fight to battle these January blues we have found that the likes of Rod Stewart, Elton John and Ed Sheeran help us to turn that frown upside down in January. Are any of your favourites on our top 10 list?

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What to buy in the January sales

January sales

With thousands of products on sale after Christmas, it’s easy to go overboard and overbudget during the January sales.
Here’s our guide on how to be the savviest shopper and get the best bargains to last you the whole year through!

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How to Host a Bingo Night at Home

Meeting friends

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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