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By Max Wright/ Dec 4, 2020, 9:43 AM
By Max Wright/ Dec 4, 2020, 9:43 AM

The unlikely story of this week's South African lottery jackpot

20 jackpot winners would be amazing enough, if they didn't all share the same incredibly unlikely numbers. Maybe it's time to rethink your weekly picks?
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 16, 2020, 9:36 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 16, 2020, 9:36 AM

How the new German gambling regulations compare to the UK

As changes come into effect in German gambling regulation, how do they compare to UK law and what does it mean for the future of German gambling? Read more
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 13, 2020, 1:24 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 13, 2020, 1:24 PM

What Tier 3 lockdown measures could mean for betting shops

As parts of the UK face yet stricter lockdown measures in new 'Tier phasing' system, bookmakers and casinos risk closure shortly after reopening. Read more
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 12, 2020, 10:38 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 12, 2020, 10:38 AM

A third of footy fans wouldn't buy a kit with a gambling sponsor

Football fans show support for cutting ties with the gambling industry, with one third averse to buying kit sponsored by gambling operators. Read more.
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 9, 2020, 8:58 AM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 9, 2020, 8:58 AM

Could casinos avoid the 10pm curfew by not selling alcohol?

BGC says closures of casinos could be catastrophic for the industry and lead to job losses and offers to ban sale of alcohol on casino premises. Read more
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 7, 2020, 1:34 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Oct 7, 2020, 1:34 PM

Study finds that setting deposit limits mean gamblers lose less

Deposit limits aren't just for controlling spending while gambling, the use of the consumer protection tool also leads to reduced net losses. Read more
By Max Wright/ Sep 25, 2020, 1:55 PM
By Max Wright/ Sep 25, 2020, 1:55 PM

Big changes are coming to slot games in the UK

If you use these convenient features when playing slot games online or in casinos, you might have to change how you play. Read more.
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 24, 2020, 4:16 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 24, 2020, 4:16 PM

Are loot boxes gambling? Now you can have your say!

The DCMS have called for evidence that loot boxes in video games should be considered gambling, and you can submit yours now! Find out how.
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 10, 2020, 2:52 PM
By Hannah Timoney/ Sep 10, 2020, 2:52 PM

How the gambling industry is bouncing back

Despite the months long closure of land-based venues the gambling industry is bouncing back. Read more.

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