LONDON, ENGLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 05/21/13 -- To celebrate its daily haul of happy winners who take home over GBP 2 million a day in prizes, Galabingo.com is revealing just who the biggest winners are as it launches a national search to find the individual whose face best encapsulates that winning feeling. The competition winner, as voted for by the public, will not only get to meet pop favourites Blue, they will also star in a Galabingo.com advert.
To launch the competition, Galabingo.com has created the ultimate winning face by combining the features of five famous male and female celebrity winners into two fun photo images. The female face features Dame Helen Mirren's BAFTA hair, singer Adele's eyes, Kate Moss' nose, Kate Winslet's mouth and Olympic hero Jessica Ennis' face. Meanwhile the male face is a combination of Daniel Craig's hair, David Beckham's eyes, comedian Alan Carr's nose, business mogul Alan Sugar's beard, Simon Cowell's smile and gymnast Louis Smith's face shape.
Galabingo.com is also revealing just who are the 'luckiest' visitors to its site. They've crunched the data to find out who wins the most out of the thousands of visitors who come to Galabingo.com each day - the stats make interesting reading, but players should remember that everyone who plays has an equal chance of winning, it's also down to an individual's skill, playing style, choice of game, and of course, a little bit of luck.
Galabingo.com's statistics reveal that:
-- The luckiest age is 37 for women and 58 for men-- The luckiest region in the UK is Central Scotland, followed by the South West and Lancashire-- The luckiest town in the UK is Stoke-on-Trent
These figures go to show that there's a huge range of winners at Galabingo.com - just like the celebrity faces which are made up of the UK's iconic winners from all walks of life including music, sport, business and the big screen. Galabingo.com hopes all kinds of people, from ardent bingo fans to first timers, will feel inspired to submit their own winning expression.
"We create so many winners every day, we're well used to seeing the fantastic expressions on our members' faces when they realise they've won. It's a real perk of the job to be a part of the smiles and laughter, tears of joy, or even the odd scream of excitement, and it's this sense of joy we really want to share through our Winning Faces competition," explained Alison Digges, Director of Galabingo.com.
Anthony Costa from Blue commented: "This is a great, fun competition and we really would encourage people to get involved. We're all really looking forward to meeting the lucky winner and performing a song or two at a special Galabingo.com event in June. Good luck to everyone, and fingers crossed you're a winner too!"
Individuals are invited to upload an image of themselves sporting their most fabulous 'winning face' via a specially developed Facebook app, between now and 9.00pm on Friday 24th May 2013. The winning face most liked and shared by members of the public will win a chance to meet boy band Blue at a special Gala Live event on Friday 14th June. The winner will also star in a Galabingo.com advert and receive a cash prize and iPad.
Notes to editors:
GalaBingo.com was successfully re-launched in 2012 by Gala Interactive (Gibraltar), a new division of the Gala Coral Group, the UK's largest bingo operator and third largest gaming firm.
With 21 years of Bingo heritage, Gala Bingo knows its market guaranteeing players a competitive spend GBP 5, get GBP 15 Welcome Bonus and nurtures new members with 5 days of free bingo thrown in. Add to this over 600 jackpots daily, the highest number available anywhere, as well as over GBP 2 million paid out to members every day, and the result is a cutting edge online bingo site arguably producing more winners than any of its rivals.
GalaBingo.com has also spearheaded the development of brand leading gaming products with exclusive celebrity and media driven content such as Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway, Little Britain, The Hoff, X Factor, Deal or No Deal, The Hulk and Gladiator as well as twice paying out jackpots of GBP 1.6 million and over GBP 840,000 respectively in less than six months through the exclusive Chests of Plenty slot.
The unique Gala Live, with its interactive chat rooms, also features exclusive celebrity interviews and competitions, 24/7 and Gala Bingo also keeps abreast of fast moving social technology providing its members with the best online bingo entertainment on their PCs, Macs, iPads, iPhones or Android tablets and phones.
GalaBingo.com continues to raise the bar for online bingo where "the buzz", entertainment, a sense of community, having fun and, of course, winning, is what it's all about.
Gala Bingo, the UK's largest Bingo Operator, runs over 138 clubs from Peterhead to Plymouth. Every one of the 4,500 staff are focused on going further than anyone else to guarantee that over one million customers a year experience the best buzz in Bingo. Gala Bingo is totally committed to increasing the number of Bingo fans in the UK, who can regularly enjoy the great value bingo, state-of-the-art fruit machines, and fantastic food and drink on offer in Gala Bingo clubs, every day of the week.
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