Mystery taxi driver wins big at Norfolk casino

Grosvenor Casino, Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth.Picture: James Bass

Grosvenor Casino, Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth.Picture: James Bass - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2016

Christmas has come early for a lucky taxi driver who won £54,000 at a Norfolk casino.

The mystery person claimed the big payout at Grosvenor Casino in Great Yarmouth.

The player has been a member of the casino for 13 years.

He won the money by playing a winning hand at Three Card Poker.

The punter said he will be spending his prize money on a new taxi and has even offered free rides to staff at the casino.

Paul Brady, general manager at Grosvenor Casino Great Yarmouth said: 'It is always thrilling when one of our guests wins big in our casino and this one has really driven our excitement.'

'We pride ourselves on providing a dynamic and welcoming environment for guests and with lots going on at the venue in the coming months there is always something new to enjoy.'

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The casino located on Marine Parade offers a 'high-quality' gaming environment alongside a variety of entertainment.

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