Useful Links

Pinball information

Facebook – The Facebook page for the UK Pinball League.

UK Pinball Group – Email discussion group for all things pinball in the UK.

Pinball Info – Forum for discussing all aspects of pinball.

Pinball News – Reviews of latest machines, national and international tournament reports, location reports and more.

Pinball Rankings – Current national and world rankings of all registered pinball players.

Internet Pinball Database – Database of every pinball machine, including prototypes, production run data, pictures, flyers and manuals.

Home Leisure Direct – 'How to Play Pinball' videos, buyers' guides and articles.

Rulesheets – Covers all the rules for a game and usually includes some tips, tricks and hidden features.

Acronyms – A list of all commonly used acronyms for machines; eg AFM is 'Attack from Mars'.

Pinball flyers – Extensive database with pictures of flyers for most machines.

Pinball Instruction Cards – Custom instruction cards for most pinball machines.

Wakefield Pinball – Photos and playing tips for some of the most popular pinball machines.

Pinformer – Website listing pinball machines on location in the UK. Not always up to date.

Pinball clubs and museums

Special When Lit – Pinball club based in Salisbury. Open to the public for regular pinball. Also hosts a local league and annual tournament.

The Pinball Parlour – Pinball museum based in Ramsgate with machines from the 1960s to the 1990s available for play.

Other pinball leagues

London Pinball League – Local pinball league based in London.

Special When Lit League – Local pinball league based in Salisbury.

Tilt Monday Night League – Local pinball league based in Birmingham. Runs on the last Monday night of every month.

Pinball machines, parts and repairs

1 Stop Pinball – Supplier of a range of pinball spares with a wide selection of LEDs.

Home Leisure Direct – Seller of a wide variety of pinballs, pool tables and arcade machines.

Liberty Games – Games room specialists. New and refurbished machines for sale. On-site maintenance available.

Pinball Daze – Pinball spares and servicing. Data East, Sega and Stern specialist. Other manufacturer's spares also available.

Pinball Heaven – National pinball seller of new and refurbished machines. Also supplies parts.

Pinball LED – Seller of LEDs for pinball machines.

Pinball Madness – Pinballs bought and sold. On-site repairs and servicing. Delivery service available.

Pinball Mania – Principal UK onsite repair service. Also supplies parts and second hand machines.

Pinball Revived – Restorer and seller of EM (electro-mechanical) machines.