LET'S hope that the campaign to ensure full houses at Bolton's bingo halls is successful.

There are currently fears new taxation plans and the forthcoming smoking ban may be unlucky for some.

Hundreds of players have signed a petition to Stop Destroying My Bingo.

This popular game is a regular pleasure for thousands who rely on it for innocent fun and company. The Government should recognise the social importance of bingo, and find a way for some sort of tax exemption.