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By Max Wright/ Mar 4, 2021, 1:46 PM
By Max Wright/ Mar 4, 2021, 1:46 PM

Fact Check: Did Lucky Vegas casino refuse to pay out £10,000?

It can be easy to take sensational news stories at face value. Max Wright takes a critical look at the latest anti-gambling sentiment making the rounds.
By Giorgia Rose/ Feb 25, 2021, 5:31 PM
By Giorgia Rose/ Feb 25, 2021, 5:31 PM

How much do Brits spend on gambling compared to other pastimes?

They say the best things in life are free. But that doesn’t stop us from spending a little to have a lotta fun. Here' how much Brits spend on some of their favourite pastimes: Netflix, takeaway, shopping, gambling and drinking.
By Hannah Timoney/ Jan 27, 2021, 11:42 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Jan 27, 2021, 11:42 AM

Looking into the Psychology of Addiction with Mark Griffiths

In an effort to better understand the psychology of gambling addiction we spoke to Mark Griffiths, charted psychologist in behavioural addictions. Read more
By Hannah Timoney/ Jan 26, 2021, 5:12 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Jan 26, 2021, 5:12 PM

Female led video games are on the rise in 2021

Despite nearly half of all gamers being female, female led games are still in a minority as shown in a study by Buzz Bingo. Read more.
By Hannah Timoney/ Jan 20, 2021, 11:38 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Jan 20, 2021, 11:38 AM

How the BGC is mitigating risks and keeping casinos safe

In light of the third lockdown, we spoke with Wes Himes at the BGC to discuss their efforts towards mitigating risks and keeping casinos safe. Read more.
By Hannah Timoney/ Jan 19, 2021, 10:53 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Jan 19, 2021, 10:53 AM

What the BGC is doing to improve safer gambling standards

In light of the third lockdown, we spoke with Wes Himes at the BGC to discuss their continued efforts to promote safer gambling. Read the full interview.
By Giorgia Rose/ Dec 15, 2020, 9:55 AM
By Giorgia Rose/ Dec 15, 2020, 9:55 AM

Gambling addiction's disproportionate effects on British women

New research shows the number of women gambling in the UK is at an all-time high, and along with it, so is the number of women facing a gambling addiction. 
By Hannah Timoney/ Nov 25, 2020, 9:00 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Nov 25, 2020, 9:00 AM

Is there enough research to regulate loot boxes?

As part of Safer Gambling Week 2020, we spoke with Dr David Zendle about the connection between loot boxes and problem gambling. Read the full interview.
By Hannah Timoney/ Nov 23, 2020, 9:00 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Nov 23, 2020, 9:00 AM

RecoverMe is an addiction therapist in your pocket

As part of Safer Gambling Week 2020, we spoke with Dr Minal Jain about the launch of the mobile therapy app RecoverMe. Read the full interview.

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