plan for Trocadero
As reported by The Guardian
entertainment centre the Trocadero is at the centre of
talks that could turn it into the home of the UK's largest
casino, it was reported.
developer Burford, which owns the Piccadilly Circus landmark,
is believed to be in talks with London Clubs International
about the proposal.
is in charge of the Trocadero's existing casino, the
Golden Nugget, whose lease is coming up for renewal.
to the Independent on Sunday both parties are interested
in dramatically expanding the Golden
Nugget to between 65,000 and 70,000 square foot.
would be considerably larger than Birmingham's Star City,
which with a gaming floor of 21,000 square foot is currently
the UK's largest casino.
newspaper quoted a source close to the negotiations as
saying the talks were ongoing but that neither party was
ready to submit applications to Westminster Council.
is believed that extra space would be gained by expansion
into the area currently occupied by the UGC cinema, which
is said to be keen to leave the site.
Tribe's Topping-Out Ceremony
As reported by The Business Wire
Indian Reservation, Calif.-- Perini Building Company
hoists final beam on $250 million resort project.
Morongo Band of Mission Indians and Perini Building Company
will celebrate the topping-out of the new Morongo
Casino, Resort & Spa with the hoisting of the
highest piece of structural steel on to the resort's rooftop.Featuring
four-star suites and rooms, multiple restaurant facilities,
a nightclub, spa, ballrooms, convention facilities, retail
space and a pool oasis, the 600,000+ square-foot hotel
and casino will generate more than $2.8 billion in new
jobs and economic benefits to the Inland Empire economy
within the next five years.
80 percent of the project complete, the resort is one
of the largest recreational gaming destinations on the
West Coast and is scheduled to open in fall 2004.