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Coventry Casino Bid Receives Support

27 April 2005

COVENTRY, UK -- As reported by the icCoventry: "Coventry Conservatives were 'doing the right thing' in lobbying for the city to have Britain's first supercasino, Michael Howard said last night.

"The group running the city council was at odds with Conservatives in Parliament who forced the government to reduce the first wave of supercasinos to just one.

"Blackpool is the front runner to get the first supercasino. Coventry's casino at the Ricoh Arena looks likely to miss out. A smaller casino will open there anyway.

"…Howard said: 'hey're doing the right thing. They're standing up for Coventry, and Coventry's interests as they see and that's the right thing for them to do.'…"

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