Double the luck at car draws

2015-04-30 17:17
BINGO ROYALE’S BIG MOMENT. Junitha Tromp fromSalt Lake when Algoa FM presenter, KayCee Rossouw announced that she is the winner of the Mercedez Benz.

: BINGO ROYALE’S BIG MOMENT. Junitha Tromp fromSalt Lake when Algoa FM presenter, KayCee Rossouw announced that she is the winner of the Mercedez Benz. PHoto: supplied

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Two lucky women were given the keys to Mercedes-Benz cars, with one driving away with an additional R1 000 in her pocket at Bingo Royale “Win a Merc” draws in March.

It was the second “Win a Merc” draw for Bingo Royale Cleary Park and Bingo Royale East London CBD.

Junitha Tromp was the lucky resident from Salt Lake in the Port Elizabeth Northern Areas to win the second “Win a Merc”. She is also the second Salt Lake resident to win the car. The keys were handed over personally by Tony Compton, Bingo Royale Cleary Park general manager, .

Bingo Royale Cleary Park was packed to capacity, with a crowd of hopefuls and spectators. More than 2 000 visitors made their way to the draw, with 1 930 people inside the venue and over 300 in the Cleary Park Mall passages.

A live video feed brought the excitement and the winning numbers to big screens where visitors watched the excitement and drama unfold.

“The venue was extremely festive and loud cheers were heard from a full Bingo Royale Cleary Park and Cleary Park Mall passage as winner was announced,” said Compton.

Bingo Royale East London hosted its “Win a Merc” draw on Saturday, March 14.

Soliswa Silinyana was kissed twice by Lady Luck. Two of her tickets were drawn from the tombola, giving her two chances to win the grand prize said Greg Crawford, Bingo Royale East London general manager .

Silinyana’s first ticket won her R 1 000 after popping a balloon, after which came the Mercedes-Benz, making her the second female to win the draw in East London.

Many visitors made a day of the draw and booked a table at Vinny’s PE and Vinny’s Italian Joint East London. They arrived early to enjoy traditional old school Italian dishes made the Italian way, with draft beers and La Dolce Vita Café.

There was also great excitement at the Mthatha draw, which took place on Saturday, March 28. Mrs Thembela drove away in a Mercedes Benz from Ritz Bingo in Mthatha. It is the third Mercedes Benz to be given away to a lucky person in Mthatha.) Eastern Cape Empowerment Company BOSS Gaming operates Bingo Royale Cleary Park, Bingo Royale East London CBD, Ritz Gaming and Entertainment in Mthatha and Bingo Royale Jeffrey’s Bay, which will have its first “Win-a-Merc” draw in three months’ time

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