Betting shop machines ‘spark street fights’: MP says terminals are so … – Daily Mail


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Betting shop machines ‘spark street fights’: MP says terminals are so
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He said: ‘As a Treasury Minister I formed the view there was quite a sense of responsibility within the betting industry. Now it seems to have been entirely lost since the proliferation of these machines.’ Newham Council initially wanted to make this

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Premier League leading the fight for legislation to curb country’s betting … – Daily Mail


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Premier League leading the fight for legislation to curb country’s betting
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The Premier League are one of the sports authorities most involved in lobbying the Government to bring in legislation to control the betting industry. The new furore over serial match-fixing allegations now affecting games involving English clubs has

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Staggering £72MILLION staked on ‘crack cocaine’ gambling machines in … – Daily Mail


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Staggering £72MILLION staked on ‘crack cocaine’ gambling machines in
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Gambling industry figures show that each FOBT machine earns a betting shop just under £1,000 per week. As bookies across the country have on average four machines – the maximum allowed – FOBTs are earning a bookmaker about £4,000 per week
Machines in east London bookies took £1.5bn last yearEastLondonLines

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Warning over ‘crack cocaine of gambling’ as people in poorest areas spend … – Daily Mail


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Warning over ‘crack cocaine of gambling’ as people in poorest areas spend
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The betting industry would welcome an evidence based debate, but the research presented is misleading. ‘Fairer Gambling is an organisation with a commercial interest in running down High Street bookies. This inaccurate piece of research discredits

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