Stanley Leisure Acquires More Casinos - Saturday 28th of January 2006

UNITED KINGDOM – As reported by the icChestshire: "Liverpool gaming group Stanley Leisure today added to its estate of casinos in a £30m deal.

"It coincided with today's interim results announcement that revealed a 9% dip in pre-tax profits of £22.2m in the six months to October 30, due to a fall in attendance at its key London casinos in the wake of the July 7 terrorist attacks.

"...[CEO Bob Wiper] said: 'The acquisition of these prestigious and highly successful casinos in locations where we were under-represented is an excellent addition to the Stanley estate.'…"

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