Poker

Manchester Memories

GUKPT Manchester is on the horizon, and there’s no reason for you not to come and enjoy this great tournament, with cheap seats to be won literally every day!

The UK’s premier poker tour heads to Bury New Road from February 26 to March 5, with the £1,000 buy-in Main Event starting on March 2, with £200,000 guaranteed.

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GUKPT London, 2017 Leg 1 – Jeff Kimber’s Review

GUKPT 2017 Gets Off To A Record-Breaking Start!

GUKPT season XI started with a bang with more than £500k won in a great week at The Poker Room at London’s Victoria Casino.

Almost 10 years to the day since the very first GUKPT in Bolton, hundreds of players headed for the capital as the UK’s premier poker tour goes from strength to strength.

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GUKPT 2017 Blog by Joe Beevers – Grosvenor Casinos

by Joe Beevers

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes

“Time may change me, but you can’t trace time.” (Bowie, Dec 1971)

Casinos were not as common as they are now when I was starting out, they were hard to find. I remember writing a letter to the gambling commission to ask exactly how many Casinos were in the UK, and where they were, pretending to be a pupil working on a project! In reality I was using winning strategies and simply wanted to find out where they all were.

As a youngster I played a lot of Blackjack with my late father, David. We played, quite successfully, in a blackjack team, and had a great time along the way. Funnily enough the Victoria Casino was one I would frequent regularly. It’s a good thing really. Where London’s biggest and best cardroom now stands used to be the casino high stakes area, £25 minimum blackjack tables were my home then rather than the £2/£5 PLO or round of each now.

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The GUKPT Returns Stronger Than Ever For 2017!

Grosvenor Casinos’ GUKPT – Back With a Bang for 2017 in Glorious HD

Grosvenor Casinos’ GUKPT is returning for its 11th consecutive season and is looking forward to what is anticipated to be another record breaking year for the UK’s longest running and most prestigious poker tour.

What better way to kick off the 2017 GUKPT than the first leg taking place at what many consider the home of U.K. Poker – the iconic ‘The Poker Room’, located above Grosvenor Casino Victoria, situated on London’s bustling Edgware Road.

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