Friday, 21 April 2017
This month saw the annual CIU Conference weekend take place in Blackpool and, as usual, the event was brought to a close by the grand final of the National Quiz.
As the recommended supplier of gaming, amusement and lottery products to the CIU, Dransfields were once again the proud sponsors of the quiz, which is always a closely-fought contest.
Friday, 17 March 2017
Spring has arrived, and with it, the gaming and amusement machines exhibition season, when new ideas and developments for the year are revealed.
The first event Dransfields visited this year was the EAG International Show, held at the Excel London Exhibition Centre. Aimed mainly at the UK amusement, pubs and clubs market, the exhibition showcased the latest gaming and amusement machines on offer from all the major manufacturers.
Friday, 6 January 2017
Congratulations to our Lucky Dip Christmas Draw.
We’re into a new year and the Christmas decorations have come down, so it’s time to announce the winners of our Dransfields Lucky Dip Christmas Draw.
Friday, 2 December 2016
Over 1,500 Club members enjoyed an afternoon at the races and helped to raise over £3,000 for a good cause at the same time.
The CIU Education Programme was the clear winner at the 2016 Dransfields CIU Charity Raceday, held at Wetherby Racecourse and sponsored by Dransfields, the CIU’s preferred supplier of gaming, amusement and lottery machines.
Tuesday, 25 October 2016
Club members enjoyed a night out at the dogs when the Dransfields CIU Greyhounds Racenight was held at Sheffield’s iconic Owlerton Stadium.
Sponsored by Dransfields, leading UK supplier of a range of club and pub fruit machines, quiz machines and jukeboxes, the annual event gives CIU members an opportunity to witness some top class dog racing and enjoy a great night out with club colleagues and members of the CIU National Executive.
Thursday, 14 July 2016
New banknotes and a new £1 coin are being introduced to the UK over the next few years and Dransfields has now completed the strategic planning needed to make sure we’re ready for the changes.
Sunday, 29 May 2016
This year saw the Silver Anniversary of the CIU Beer and Trades Exhibition and, as usual, Dransfields thoroughly enjoyed being part of the event.
The 25th annual exhibition was held at Blackpool’s Norbreck Castle Hotel as part of the CIU Conference weekend.
Sunday, 29 May 2016
We always enjoy the annual CIU Conference weekend in Blackpool and this year was no exception.
As the recommended supplier of gaming, amusement and lottery products to the CIU, Dransfields were once again the proud sponsors of the very popular National Quiz which took place at the Norbreck Castle Hotel on the last day of the event. The quiz proved an enjoyable and exciting end to the Conference weekend.
Monday, 21 March 2016
Regular readers of this blog will be only too familiar with the long-running matter of the pre-2005 “Linneweber claims”. With more twists and turns than your average soap opera storyline, the latest instalment in this particular saga is now playing out for those taxpayers (including some of Dransfields’ club customers) who had their appeal stood behind Rank plc.
Monday, 15 February 2016
We know we’re into a new year when the gaming and amusement machines exhibition season rolls around once again.
The first exhibition we visited this year was the EAG International Show, held at the Excel London Exhibition Centre. Billed as the amusement and leisure show, it’s always quite an event.