COVID-19 Update

Information on upcoming Bongo's Bingo shows.

Dec. 15, 2021

With the recent announcements with regards to COVID-19, government guidelines have changed which have impacted venues differently depending on both the type of venue and the capacity it holds. 

With further announcements planned, these guidelines may change on short notice so it is vital that all customers check any regulations or conditions of entry before travelling to a Bongo's Bingo show.

We’ve collated the links for each venue information page below. Click each specific venue to find out the most up to date information before your show. 

Aberdeen - P&J Live
Birmingham - Forum
Blackpool - The Tower
Coventry - The Rialto
Dundee - Duck Slattery’s
Essex - Circus Tavern
Glasgow - SWG3
Gorleston - Ocean Room
Hull - The Asylum
Lancaster - Sugarhouse
Leamington Spa - The Assembly 
Leeds - O2 Academy 
Leicester - Athena
Lincoln - The Engine Shed
Liverpool - CONTENT
Liverpool - Guild of Students
London Bridge - Steelyard
London Clapham Junction - The Grand
Manchester - Albert Hall
Margate - Winter Gardens
Middlesbrough - The Hub
Newcastle - Boiler Shop
Norwich  - Epic Studios 
Rochester - Casino Rooms
Sheffield - O2 Academy
Shrewsbury - The Buttermarket
Southampton - Switch
Stafford - Couture
Stoke - Victoria Hall
Swindon - Mecca
Wigan - The Monaco
Wolverhampton - The Hangar

For anything that cannot be found on their website, please have a look at their social media accounts or contact the venue directly for any COVID-19 related questions. 

Please make sure you bring a face mask to the event as these will be mandatory both in the entry queue as well as when moving around each of the venues. 

If a specific venue requires proof of your COVID-19 status for entry, you can find out exactly how to show this at the bottom of this page. 

We want everyone to have a fabulous time whilst ensuring that each person feels safe and secure during the night. Stay safe and we'll see you soon!

Team BB


If a specific venue requires proof of your COVID-19 status for entry, you will need to demonstrate this by providing either:

  • Proof of a negative NHS Rapid Lateral Flow Test (such test to be taken within 24 hours prior to attending the event at the venue); or
  • Proof of full vaccination - both doses received (with the second at least 14 days prior to the arrival at the venue); or
  • Proof of natural immunity based upon a positive PCR test within 180 days of arrival at the venue (and after the 10-day self-isolation period following the result).

Please be ready to show this when you arrive.
Proof of a negative NHS rapid lateral flow test:
NHS Rapid Lateral Flow tests are free. You can order NHS Rapid Lateral Flow Tests HERE or pick them up from any pharmacy or test site.

Please do not bring the home test strip with you.

Follow these instructions for what you need to do:

You must report your COVID-19 NHS Rapid Lateral Flow Test result online, by clicking this link -  COVID-19 NHS Rapid Lateral Flow Test result.

If you do not have access to the internet, you can also report your test result by calling the phone number in your test kit’s instructions, NHS 119 (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) or Scotland 0300 303 2713.

You will need to demonstrate your negative NHS Lateral Flow Test result by showing us one of the following:
Text OR email confirmation of your result.
OR by using the NHS COVID Pass, available through the NHS App.

OR as a letter that can be requested by ringing NHS 119 (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) or Scotland 0300 303 2713.


Please use the NHS COVID Pass to show your vaccination status using the NHS App or the NHS website to download it as a PDF or get it sent to you in an email.

Friends of Bongo's Bingo