Gambling ads soar 500%: Children exposed to millions more commercials for bookies since Blair relaxed the laws – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Gambling ads soar 500%: Children exposed to millions more commercials for bookies since Blair relaxed the laws
Daily Mail
‘Left to its own decision-making, the gambling industry has not been able to protect the vulnerable and it is now up to us all – those who care about the future consequences of the 1.4billion adverts being seen by children in the UK every year – to do

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Bookies may sue if stake is capped at £2 – The Times


The Times

Bookies may sue if stake is capped at £2
The Times
A report last year by KPMG prepared for the betting industry suggested that half the country’s bookies could close, with the loss of up to 20,000 jobs, in the event of a £2 stake. The racing industry could take a knock-on hit of £100 million by losing
Bookies’ shares dive as curb on machines loomsEvening Standard
Ladbrokes chief warns of £2 FOBT ramificationsSBC News

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Bookmakers hit back at ‘rumour’ of £2 betting machine stake limit – Telegraph.co.uk


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Bookmakers hit back at ‘rumour’ of £2 betting machine stake limit
Telegraph.co.uk
The gambling industry was forced to dismiss as “rumour” reports that the Government was in favour of slashing stakes on controversial betting terminals to £2 after hundreds of millions of pounds were wiped off listed bookmakers’ values. The Government
Stakes are high as bookies warn of job losses and store closures if fixed odds betting terminal rules changeNorfolk Eastern Daily Press
Bookmaker shares plunge after report FOBT maximum stake could be slashed from £100 to £2The Independent
Ladbrokes chief warns of £2 FOBT ramificationsSBC News
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Higher betting tax was shelved amid warnings on job losses – Irish Times


Irish Times

Higher betting tax was shelved amid warnings on job losses
Irish Times
… to touch on doubling tax on betting in Budget 2018 amid warnings of job losses from the Irish bookmaking industry. The Department of Finance had presented three options that could have raised up to €50 million extra from bookies or punters as part
No new betting tax charges for Ireland’s 2018 Budget – SBC NewsSBC News
Irish FM shelves double tax on betting amid job loss warnings …CalvinAyre.com
Today in the press – RTERTE.ie

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