National Bingo Game – Prize board

The National Bingo Game first launched in 1986 and has been a key feature of the prize board ever since, with its sister MCB game, National Live, launching in 2014. The key statistics for both games make for some impressive reading and the local media always loves to hear about big National Bingo Game winners.

National Bingo Game Logo

Total prize money paid out since 2018

Jackpots £14,701,900
House Prizes £34,942,423
Total £49,644,323

£50,000 jackpot winners 162
Total jackpot winners 35,869

Total prize money paid 2020 to date

Jackpots £2,273,400
House Prizes £6,056,157
Total £8,329,557

£50,000 Jackpot winners 29
Total Jackpot winners 4,879

Number of clubs participating in game at launch 83% of all available club 249

Number of clubs now (pre COVID) 92% of all available clubs 273

Jackpot winners since July 2020*

6th July 2020MeccaEltham
16th July 2020 MeccaHartlepool
3rd August 2020
MeccaStockton - Chandlers
5th August 2020Castle Bootle
6th August 2020PalaceGreat Yarmouth
20th August 2020BuzzGateshead
23rd August 2020BuzzStockport
25th August 2020MeccaGlasgow - Forge
26th August 2020MajesticBishop Auckland
30th August 2020BuzzNottingham
31st August 20200BuzzFenton
5th September 2020MeccaStockton
11th October 2020BJ’sLeigh
12th October 2020MeccaStockton - Chandlers
15th October 2020Club3000Ellesmere Port

*A full list of £50,000 Jackpot wins since May 2018 can be found on the National Bingo Game website:

National LIVE Game

  • The popular MCB game is played twice every afternoon and evening session and is the biggest live linked game in Great Britain, with around 273 clubs participating. 
  • National Live costs just £1 to play and since launching in 2014 has paid out over £80m in prizes money (as at 5th October 2020)
  • The National Bingo Game and Meeron offer a range of branded games that can add to any clubs prize board and include:
    • National Cash, £1 for £5,000 on 45 calls or less OR National Cash, 50p for £2,500 on 45 calls or less
    • National Bullseye, £1 for £500 on 50 calls or less OR National Bullseye, 50p for £250 on 50 calls or less.