UK Poker News

GUKPT 2011 Coventry details announced

GUKPT 2011 Coventry details announced

The Grosvenor United Kingdom Poker Tour (GUKPT) will be visiting Luton next month, but details of the subsequent stop on the tour have just been announced.

London’s Poker in the Park V Back for More Fun

London’s Poker in the Park V Back for More Fun

The biggest poker festival in Europe returns to London from September 2-3, but this year’s event has been moved to Hanover Square from Leicester Square.

Chris Webber Wins Big at GUKPT Summer Series

Chris Webber Wins Big at GUKPT Summer Series

Christopher Webber was the biggest winner as the last two Grosvenor United Kingdom Poker Tour (GUKPT) Summer Series events were played out in Southampton and Sheffield.

PokerStars UKIPT Brighton Begins This Evening

PokerStars UKIPT Brighton Begins This Evening

The latest leg of the PokerStars UK and Ireland Poker Tour (UKIPT) kicks off in Brighton this evening at the Hilton Metropole for the first day of five at the festival.

Fox Poker Club’s London Calling Event Details Announced

Fox Poker Club’s London Calling Event Details Announced

London will again host hundreds of poker players for the six-day event at the Fox Poker Club that starts on Wednesday, August 24.

Matthew Scott Wins Fox Poker Club Main Event

Matthew Scott Wins Fox Poker Club Main Event

Northern Ireland’s Matthew Scott picked up the top prize of £9,000 (approximately €10,200 or $14,350) for winning the £300+£25 (€340+€28/$560+$40) July Fox Poker Club main event in London last night after outlasting a 115-strong field that created a prize pool of £34,500 (€39,000/$55,000).

Scott Eustace Nets Big in Nottingham’s Dusk Till Dawn Deepstack Event

Scott Eustace Nets Big in Nottingham’s Dusk Till Dawn Deepstack Event

Former footballer Scott Eustace lifted the £18,100 (approximately $29,000 or €20,000) top prize for winning the always-popular Dusk Till Dawn Deepstack event in Nottingham, England.

Scots Get New Games-Related Website

Scots Get New Games-Related Website

UK-based software development company VueTec Limited have teamed up with Scottish television channel STV to introduce an online service that will allow players to enjoy numerous real-time games, including Texas hold’em, baccarat, blackjack and roulette.

Briton Gareth Walker Successfully Moves From Online Poker to Live Events

Briton Gareth Walker Successfully Moves From Online Poker to Live Events

A young British online poker player has successfully made the transition from website designer to semi-professional poker player after securing his first really big pay day with victory in the recent PokerStars UK & Ireland Poker Tour (UKIPT) event in Nottingham.

Lukas Daszysnski Wins APAT Welsh Amateur Poker Championship

Lukas Daszysnski Wins APAT Welsh Amateur Poker Championship

Last weekend student Lukas Daszynski won the APAT Welsh Amateur Poker Championship at the Amateur Poker Association and Tour (APAT) in Les Croupiers Casino in Cardiff.

Fox Monthly won by Jon Omara

Fox Monthly won by Jon Omara

This weekend saw the £300+£25 Fox Poker Club Main Event taking place, with Englishman Jon Omara emerging as overall winner. Omara managed to beat a field of 111 players…