Archive Yearly Archives: 2016

Cakes, Cakes, Cakes!

Today tombola held a MacMillan’s Coffee Morning to raise money for their excellent cause. Emily Parker, Community Assistant (and all round good egg), organised an epic spread of cakes and other sweet treats and an extensive raffle, which was enjoyed by both our office and home teams. The sale of cakes and raffle tickets, to […]

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Jobs, Jobs, Jobs!

So today saw our careers hotline go into meltdown as news of the number of new roles (80!) to be created as a result of our shiny new building filtered through to the local press. Recruitment is vital to our plan for global domination (ok our steady and measure growth plan). Here’s a message from […]

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My First Week As A Graduate

Ruth Mollett is one of our new Graduate Platform Developers, here she takes some time out to describe how her first week with tombola went!   I recently joined the tombola team as a graduate platform developer for tombola Arcade. My first week was busy and engaging from all points academic, professional, and social, but […]

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New graduate intake

Following two previous successful intakes of graduates from across the North East in 2014 and 2015 this week we welcomed four new Graduate Developers to tombola, with 2 going into each of our Client and Platform teams. Not wanting to waste any time, we put them to work in their new teams straight away. These new […]

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Launch of Arcade Celebrations!

By way of celebration for the recent launch of our new site;, we downed tools early today as the company kindly laid on burgers, beers and Time Crisis! Fat Hippo brought their van along and offered up some great food to both line the stomach and provide fuel for those taking part in the Time […]

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New Building

A very exciting day for tombola as news reaches the local media that we are building a new £5m headquarters right next door to our current home on the banks of the River Wear. This building will be some 25,000 sq. feet in size, and with no expense spared, will be without doubt, one of […]

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