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Tidy Savers Update – August 2016

Posted by on: Thursday, Aug. 4th 2016 11:52 AM

As regular players at Tidy Bingo will know, Tidy is under new ownership now and as such, we need to settle the Tidy Savers promotion and ensure you all get your vouchers that you have saved with us up to and including 31st July 2016.

In total you managed to save £550.25 since November 2015, an impressive amount by all accounts!

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Help For Heroes – Tidy Bingo’s 5th Donation

Posted by on: Wednesday, Aug. 3rd 2016 12:18 PM

On July 5th we made our 5th donation to Help for Heroes, taking the total amount donated at that point to an impressive £2,868.90! As is always the case when we make a donation, we received a letter thanking us just a few days later.

The letter thanks us for the donation and tells of his it is put to use supporting wounded soldiers and their families. If you read on, you will see a scanned copy of the letter.

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Tidy Cupboard – Changes Afoot

Posted by on: Friday, Jul. 1st 2016 12:36 AM

As you will all know, for some time now we have seen a drop in the number of players in the Tidy Cupboard. This has continued for a while now and David and I have made a decision to change things around a little.

Rather than lose the room completely, something we don’t want to do, we’re going to try and revive it. How we plan to do that may sound a little odd but there is a method in our madness. However, it does mean that from 1st August 2016 the Cupboard is only to be open on the 1st Tuesday of every month.

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Loyalty Rewarded At Tidy Bingo

Posted by on: Monday, Apr. 4th 2016 2:47 PM

As regulars at Tidy Bingo will know, the network offers a loyalty reward scheme that sees you earn extra bonuses, cash back etc. as you rise through the ranks. As a little something extra, we’re going to introduce a form of loyalty scheme into the Tidy Cupboard too.

As you will have noticed, player numbers have been dropping of late in the Cupboard and as such, it doesn’t remain viable to keep giving away as many loyalty points as we have been whilst player numbers diminish.

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Tidy Bingo Up For Best Jumpman Gaming Bingo Site

Posted by on: Monday, Apr. 4th 2016 1:23 PM

The Which Bingo Award shortlist has been announced today and once again Tidy Bingo has received a nomination. This year there isn’t a Best Boutique Bingo Site, the category we usually find ourselves in. For 2016, we have been nominated as Best Jumpman Gaming Bingo Site and for the first time since we launched, we’re going to put a bit of effort into winning.

It’s not that we don’t want to win, of course it isn’t, but we are always competing with brands we have bigger budgets and more players so it often feels like we are a non-starter. This year however, only five of the brands under the Jumpman Gaming hat have been nominated so our odds of winning are slightly better!

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Catchphrase Competition – March 2016

Posted by on: Thursday, Feb. 25th 2016 1:29 PM

Can you believe it’s nearly March already? It seems like only yesterday that we were running Christmas competitions and rummaging in Santa’s Sack! Anyway, as the year rolls on, it’s time for another Catchphrase competition and your chance to win a selection of Tidy branded goods, maybe some Help For Heroes bits and bobs and even some bonus funds!

This time we’re going to do things a little differently (not much) and will be sending the competition by internal mail, external mail and posting on Facebook. We’re hoping this gets more people involved and who knows, with enough entries – we might even throw in a few extra prizes!

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Ham And Egg Cups

Posted by on: Sunday, Jan. 24th 2016 5:36 PM

As some of you may know, I’m currently with Slimming World trying to shed a few stone. If you’ve never done this diet before then it’s worth knowing that foods are divided into categories and it is actually the only diet that I have done that I have found really easy to stick to. The only thing that I am not completely comfortable with is the weekly meetings, and whilst I know many get a lot from the meetings – they don’t really do it for me. If any of you guys want to slim along with me – feel free. I lost 6.5lbs in my first week….

That said, I have paid for 10 sessions, so I will do those and then probably just continue alone at home. Anyway, I digress, the reason for this blog post was to share one of the recipes that I made today, one that I really enjoyed and takes hardly any time to make. It’s a free food, so you can eat as many of these as you want.

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Free Jackpot Game – The Outcome

Posted by on: Saturday, Jan. 23rd 2016 9:50 PM

I thought that I’d sit in the room and watch our biggest every free game take place tonight, the big £1000 jackpot. I wanted to see who were winners, and of course, report the outcome to all the Tidy Bingo players who were otherwise engaged.

In total there were a whopping 4,437 when the game got underway and I was on tenterhooks (as I am sure the players in the room were too).

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£604 Donated To Help For Heroes

Posted by on: Tuesday, Jan. 5th 2016 3:56 PM

Just before Christmas we made our fourth donation to the Help For Heroes charity thanks to the your continued support of the Tidy and the Troops game.

To date we have now donated £2238.75 with a further £49.25 raised since we last donated to this great cause. As always when we make a donation, Help For Heroes send us a letter and if you continue reading you will find a scan of the letter received.

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Thank You, Thank You And Again, Thank You

Posted by on: Tuesday, Dec. 22nd 2015 7:38 PM

There are many things that I love about Tidy and for those of you that know me, you’ll know that it has always been a dream of mine to run my own bingo site. From player, to host, from host to writer and then writer to site owner, it took me ten years to get here but I did.

There have been ups and downs, as our blog readers know, but one of the biggest ups happened this week. Quietly beavering away in my office, the doorbell rings with a delivery…..

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Tidy Savers Update – August 2016

Thursday, Aug. 4th 2016 11:52 AM

As regular players at Tidy Bingo will know, Tidy is under new ownership now and as such, we need to settle the Tidy Savers promotion and ensure you all get your vouchers that you have saved with us up to and including 31st July 2016.

In total you managed to save £550.25 since November 2015, an impressive amount by all accounts!

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wtg_lol Wins Exclusive Progressive For Second Time

Sunday, Nov. 22nd 2015 10:18 PM

On Friday night one of the regular Cubbiers (the nickname given to the players in the Tidy Cupboard) landed the exclusive progressive jackpot for the second time!

Tidy Bingo is certainly lucky for this lady as not only has she won the progressive jackpot twice, she has also topped the promotional leaderboards on several occasions.

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Come Dine With Me Free Jackpot

Sunday, Nov. 22nd 2015 8:54 PM

If you have played at Tidy Bingo recently you may well have noticed that there is a new tab in the main lobby called Come Dine JP. For those of you who don’t know, this is a FREE game that is set to play on Thursday 3rd December at 7pm, one that boasts an impressive jackpot of £250 and is exclusively available to Tidy Bingo players only.

Some of you may already know the reason for this free game, and some of you may also know that it’s the largest exclusive jackpot that we have offered to date. It’s also the first free exclusive game we have ever had!

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nattie Wins Tidy Exclusive Progressive Jackpot

Friday, Oct. 30th 2015 10:30 PM

Friday 30th October was quite a memorable night for Tidy Bingo players, it was host to the exclusive Halloween party that we held in the Tidy Cupboard but for one player, there were more than tangible prizes won! Tonight we saw nattie net the exclusive Tidy progressive jackpot in the game at 9.07pm, a jackpot that landed this lucky lady a win of £133.46!

Nattie got lucky in just 45 numbers and won the progressive on the number 64.

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Progressive Jackpot News – Another Winner!

Tuesday, Aug. 4th 2015 10:42 PM

It’s been quite a while since one of our players landed the exclusive progressive jackpot in the Tidy Cupboard but tonight, at 9.45pm, wtg_lol managed to net herself a jackpot win of £198.12! An impressive win itself but when you look at the cost to her to win, it looks even better. This lucky lady, a Cupboard regular, spent just £1.20 on 24 tickets in the game that she won it on.  Not a bad return on investment at all. She won in 45 calls on the number 19.

wtg_lol then took to our Facebook page to let us know exactly what the money will be used for and we couldn’t be more pleased for her.

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Double Up Tidy Millions

Tuesday, Jun. 3rd 2014 11:25 AM

Tonight is the first official outing of one of our new promotions, the Tidy Millions and we’ve gone a little Euromillions crazy! Who wouldn’t, there’s a £71 million guaranteed jackpot on offer tonight after all. For those of you who haven’t yet checked the promotional page, the offer is really simple. Play at least five games in the Tidy Cupboard tonight before 9pm this evening and you join the Tidy Millions Euromillions syndicate.

Should our numbers come up then you, along with the other qualifying members and Tidy Bingo itself, will take a share of whatever is won. Whether it is £2.60 or £71 million, you will get an equal share. However, we’ve gone one step further this week because Friday boasts an £80 million Superdraw, even if tonight’s jackpot is won – all qualifying players tonight will also be in a syndicate for that draw too!

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First Tidy Exclusive Progressive Jackpot Winner

Thursday, May. 29th 2014 1:00 PM

When we added the progressive jackpot to the Tidy Cupboard we knew the chances of winning were better than that of the network jackpot but we didn’t expect it to be won after just one session! On 27th May at 7.15pm, just one week after the exclusive progressive jackpot had been added to Tidy Bingo, heidi2111 called bingo on the number 50 in just 44 numbers!

44 is the number of calls required to win the progressive in the networked room, the Tidy progressive has one more number making it slightly easier to win (45 calls or less) but heidi2111 didn’t need it to bag herself a win worth £80.53!

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Coming Soon To The Tidy Cupboard

Thursday, May. 8th 2014 9:44 AM

Regulars in the Tidy Cupboard will know that as well as having a great time in the room, you also get to put forward ideas and share the occasional brain storming session with David and myself. The result of one of these sessions (although not a lot of brain involved!) was Roomie of the Month – a suggestion put forward by player Voddi_n_Redbull.

It’s not always the players that come up with the ideas directly but a conversation between them or a passing comment will often get the grey matter working for myself and David. It was such a conversation that led us to the most recent introduction coming soon to the Tidy Cupboard – its very own progressive jackpot!

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