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https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2019/sep/19/talking-horses-are-female-punters-discriminated-against-by-bookies

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leeds-49687500

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/business/betfair-owner-flutter-entertainment-sued-over-addicts-losses-kpxrf8q0b

https://www.itv.com/news/anglia/2019-09-04/how-gambling-addiction-drove-cambridge-football-legend-john-taylor-to-brink-of-suicide/

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/blog/2019/sep/06/talking-horses-warned-off-punter-claims-bookmaker-owes-him-100k

https://www.countypress.co.uk/sport/national/17884453.huddersfield-fined-spoof-shirt-breached-kit-regulations/

 

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/blog/2019/sep/01/betfair-sporting-odds-fine-tuned-benefit-sporting-punters

Gamblers Anonymous saved my life

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2019/aug/27/ladbrokes-software-problem-cancelled-bets-former-employee

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/betfair-owner-flutter-lured-problem-gambler-antonio-parente-with-20-000-6r7c7bf0r

 https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/aug/17/students-hired-by-gambling-apps-to-entice-peers-to-bet?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_Tweet

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/premier-league-clubs-accused-over-links-with-betting-firm-sdvw0nwfp 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-49284169

https://www.theguardian.com/football/2019/aug/09/church-criticises-wayne-rooney-over-derby-gambling-tie-up

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/aug/04/warning-message-on-gambling-ads-does-little-to-stop-betting-study

https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2019/aug/04/can-you-beat-the-bookies-review-final-proof-gambling-is-a-mugs-game?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/2019/08/05/bbc-film-shows-behind-banter-lies-bleak-side-having-punt/

https://www.racingpost.com/news/bookmakers-take-quite-a-beating-in-bbc-betting-experiment-show/394231

https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/9676618/coleen-rooney-furious-wayne-32red-bookie-deal/

https://www.racingpost.com/news/racecourse-bookmakers-face-licence-reviews-after-underage-test-failures/392695

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-49175515

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7312595/Anger-boss-Britains-largest-betting-firm-downplays-UKs-gambling-crisis.html

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-7266271/Championship-news-Bookies-cash-Huddersfield-stunt-joke-punters.html

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7266873/Children-BANNED-betting-fruit-machines-Daily-Mail-victory.html

https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/sport/football/football-news/motherwell-paddy-power-team-up-18511823

https://www.expressandstar.com/news/2019/07/15/gambling-businesses-closing-in-black-country-as-punters-go-online/

https://www.theguardian.com/football/2019/jul/18/sportpesa-gambling-company-premier-league-kenya?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/jul/19/problem-gamblers-much-more-likely-to-attempt-suicide-study?CMP=share_btn_tw

 

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/gamblers-find-70-free-bet-costs-2-400-wt3z3gk6p

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jul/08/bookies-store-closures-gamblers-jobs?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/jul/09/irresponsible-firms-exposing-children-to-gambling-study-finds?CMP=share_btn_tw

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/comment/bookmakers-problem-gambling-crackdown-department-for-culture-media-sport-gambling-commission-flutter-a8984096.html

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/racing/2019/06/21/bet365-refuse-take-multiple-bets-frankie-dettori-royal-ascot/

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/jun/24/nhs-to-open-first-ever-gambling-clinic-for-children

https://www.scotsman.com/health/the-silent-epidemic-regulators-fight-back-against-gambling-addiction-1-4952635

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/uk-gambling-companies-record-fines-commission-money-laundering-a8977291.html

https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/uk-world-news/top-bookie-boss-supports-mandatory-16523446

https://www.kentonline.co.uk/canterbury/news/betting-shops-feeding-addicts-206742/

https://www.itv.com/news/2019-06-19/four-gambling-ads-banned-for-not-being-targeted-away-from-children/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-48690743

https://www.irishtimes.com/sport/other-sports/how-online-tipsters-make-a-profit-when-punters-lose-1.3921229

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7140049/Former-BBC-boss-Michael-Grade-lead-probe-1bn-taxpayer-cost-problem-gambling.html

https://www.kentonline.co.uk/canterbury/news/banned-gambler-places-bets-at-15-bookies-206048/

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/news/labour-demands-review-of-online-casino-licences-vwm5r6vzf

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leeds-48355751

https://www.itv.com/news/meridian/2019-05-23/the-footballer-whose-life-was-wrecked-by-gambling/

https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scottish-news/bookies-broken-promise-over-voluntary-15283617

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/seven-ten-gamblers-think-bookmakers-16154080

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-48222027/how-one-free-bet-sparked-a-10-year-gambling-addiction

https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scottish-news/fury-bookies-accused-profiling-punters-14836719

https://www.thisismoney.co.uk/money/markets/article-6981789/The-bookie-wins-Bosses-Ladbrokes-Foxy-Bingo-scoop-80m-pay-just-three-years.html

https://www.racingpost.com/news/independent-bookmakers-hit-hard-as-fobt-revenues-plummet-40-per-cent/378830

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/blog/2019/apr/20/two-centuries-after-first-bookie-harry-ogden-betting-industry-eating-itself

https://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/midlands-news/meet-former-gambling-addict-who-16113814

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6956769/Ban-gambling-adverts-televised-sport-not-just-football-urges-Britains-biggest-bookmaker.html#comments

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6896649/Gamblers-instant-results-roulette-games-Ladbrokes-turbo-button.html

https://www.newsletter.co.uk/news/ian-paisley-no-comment-over-accepting-1-000-gift-from-bookie-1-8886458

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/mar/30/bookmakers-prepare-for-store-closures-as-fobt-stake-cut

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/major-flaws-revealed-in-government-s-crack-cocaine-gambling-machines-policy-a8833821.html

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/apr/01/bookmakers-bet-on-roulette-style-games-to-bypass-new-fobt-rules?CMP=share_btn_tw

https://www.theguardian.com/media/2019/apr/04/five-online-gambling-firms-break-uk-rules-ads-targeting-children

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6888785/Eight-ten-children-remember-seeing-gambling-adverts-TV.html

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/blog/2019/mar/26/talking-horses-long-range-bets-to-be-voided-as-188bet-closes-in-britain

https://www.gambling.com/news/what-changes-can-we-expect-from-the-new-fobts-maximum-stake-1877900

https://www.theguardian.com/football/2019/mar/29/sky-bet-criticised-for-featuring-gambling-addict-paul-merson-in-adverts?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leeds-47749077

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/gambling-industry-will-have-to-fund-watchdog-with-teeth-wnpfbzvvx

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/grandad-who-took-2000-coral-14112750

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/ireland/solskjaer-puts-boot-into-bookie-8b5nmwf6f

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/mar/13/problem-gamblers-at-15-times-higher-risk-of-suicide-study-finds

https://metro.co.uk/2019/03/13/spent-100000-bets-lost-just-money-8894735/?ito=article.amp.share.bottom.twitter

 

 

 

 

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/i-was-treated-like-a-vip-as-losses-soared-x3hk3h5ts

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/news/bookmaker-gagged-gambling-addict-who-stole-investors-1-8m-7npn5qbjx

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/8496798/bookies-treat-gambling-addicts-tax/

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/feb/24/bet-regret-tv-ad-has-potential-to-increase-self-blame-critics-say?CMP=share_btn_tw

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6749581/Youngsters-risking-addiction-smartphone-betting-boom.htmlhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-47389516

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-47336031

https://www.racingpost.com/news/latest/sky-bet-chief-richard-flint-backs-culture-of-limits-for-online-betting/368660

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6715159/Addicts-paid-gambling-UKs-online-betting-firm-Bet365-gives-losers-cash.html

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6719057/Ban-bookies-giving-cash-rebates-heavy-losers-say-MPs.html

https://www.gazettelive.co.uk/news/teesside-news/get-ahead-game-call-schools-15846931

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6723009/Gamblers-banned-using-credit-cards-online-bets-stop-addicts-racking-debts.html

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/47292703

 

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6697981/Bookmakers-dodge-live-sports-ban.html

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/feb/13/protect-children-gambling-ads-football-target

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/feb/14/betting-companies-forced-fund-self-exclusion-regulator-software

https://www.eastlothiancourier.com/news/17403719.betting-businesses-told-to-monitor-gambling-habits-of-people-on-benefits/

https://www.theguardian.com/media/2019/feb/06/im-a-celebrity-app-maker-forced-to-pull-gambling-adverts?CMP=share_btn_tw

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/feb/05/ladbrokes-staff-told-to-sign-gamblers-to-online-accounts-to-avoid-redundancy?CMP=share_btn_tw

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/feb/08/ladbrokes-fobt-problem-gamblers?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/shield-our-children-from-this-betting-poison-xhd9qnl7l

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/blog/2019/jan/30/talking-horses-bookmaker-pays-up-after-second-account-dispute

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/bookies-warned-against-paying-for-silence-337n36jn5

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-47001098

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/sportsnews/article-6616833/Ex-policeman-suspected-using-syndicate-money-spend-2m-23-horses.html

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-01-20/gambling-how-bookmakers-stop-winning-betters/10708394

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/8175972/culture-secretary-jeremy-wright-warns-credit-card-gambling/

https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/sport/columnists/paul-rouse/the-book-that-made-me-closemy-online-gambling-account-896832.html?fbclid=IwAR0y_1XZ8I-CizJ6_hsWET1Y6n1CBLULmgQqTUm5o0pStpYnzCzReimw6sQ

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-46830810

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/tennis/46822784

https://www.warringtonguardian.co.uk/news/17365565.councillors-accuse-bookies-of-targeting-towns-deprived-areas/

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6559497/Bookmakers-sending-gamblers-debt-advertising-addictive-products.html

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/theresa-reveals-plans-open-gambling-13818728

https://www.politicshome.com/news/uk/culture/opinion/house-commons/100957/stephen-timms-mp-new-era-beckons-betting-shops-fewer

https://www.theguardian.com/football/2019/jan/10/football-gambling-dire-consequences-young-men-bet-new-study

https://www.theguardian.com/football/2019/jan/11/people-dying-campaign-gambling-public-health-concern?CMP=share_btn_tw

https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/reviews/cleaning-up-review-episode-one-itv-sheridan-smith-gambling-addiction-a8719141.html

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/f96fbbaa-105d-11e9-a440-fb17d0e61415

https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scottish-news/rangers-fan-outraged-after-bookie-13792675

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/clampdown-on-bookies-slashes-bonus-for-former-gala-coral-trio-f950zsbdc

https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/football/8073793/nine-stars-broke-asamoah-gyan/

https://www.blackpoolgazette.co.uk/news/health/former-blackpool-bookie-that-first-bet-could-lead-to-serious-problems-1-9510617

https://www.mamamia.com.au/how-to-talk-to-kids-about-gambling/

https://www.kirkintilloch-herald.co.uk/news/council-ignores-msp-s-foi-request-over-public-cash-to-lennoxtown-bookmaker-1-4794477

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/sep/05/premier-league-betting-sponsors-ignore-plight-of-uk-gambling-addicts

http://www.heraldscotland.com/sport/14290531.No_booze_or_betting__Women_s_football_rejects_sponsorship_offers/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-45423065

https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/opinion/adam-bradford-please-don-t-abuse-me-or-my-family-for-wanting-tougher-gambling-laws-1-9320787

https://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/news/liverpool-news/gambling-wirral-problem-how-making-15063612

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcthree/article/b542778d-871f-4716-abfb-0afb91fa7770

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6112563/Gambling-firms-ordered-play-fair-customers-winnings.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6072841/Bookmakers-hand-expenses-paid-trips-hospitality-tickets-VIP-packages.html

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcthree/article/a35b72fb-6035-4ccc-90bc-f2a93c4d3671

https://www.intergameonline.com/igaming/news/sunderland-afc-and-coral-extend-partnership

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/bookmakers-set-up-own-fund-to-tackle-addiction-2vcxbmpbh

http://www.thejournal.ie/readme/gambling-online-tax-increase-opinion-4161222-Aug2018/

https://www.independent.ie/sport/marriages-have-ended-children-have-gone-hungry-and-people-have-cracked-up-under-the-strain-of-it-all-37185094.html

https://www.wakefieldexpress.co.uk/news/gambling-regulator-supports-decision-for-investigation-into-wakefield-s-gambling-1-9287052

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/fai-set-to-sever-links-with-betting-companies-8gm9qrjtx

https://www.thescottishsun.co.uk/news/3043038/scottish-footballer-banned-ladbrokes/

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/gambling-ad-ban-could-drive-illegal-betting-says-bookmaker-8qznrtwb3

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6045215/Academics-call-ban-live-odds-gambling-ads-commercials-World-Cup-misled-viewers.html

https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/presidents-proposal-to-ban-gambling-ads-in-sport-not-practical-says-bookmakers-858785.html

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/jul/30/casino-owners-donated-iea-after-thinktanks-pro-gambling-report?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/aug/01/uk-betting-firms-face-complaints-deadline-and-ads-crackdown

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6016145/Betting-firms-target-youngsters-adverts-face-unlimited-fines.html#comments

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/news/fun88-sportpesa-and-m88-among-the-football-bookies-failing-to-help-gambling-addicts-fkl5f9pvc

https://www.politicshome.com/news/uk/culture/opinion/campaign-fairer-gambling/97352/no-excuse-government-delay-fobt-stake

https://www.racingpost.com/news/don-t-bet-your-shirt-against-tighter-rules-for-bookmaker-advertising/339671

https://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/news/liverpool-news/echo-readers-divided-over-protest-14952624

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/jul/26/bookies-hit-jackpot-with-1bn-tax-rebate-in-fixed-odds-betting-vat

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/how-combination-illness-gambling-app-12973782

http://www.igamingbusiness.com/news/australian-regulator-wants-extend-gambling-restrictions

https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/the-real-winner-of-this-world-cup-isthe-bookies_uk_5b4b8f5ae4b02221e2ee7a6e

https://www.ig.com/au/shares-news/uk-bookmakers-beat-england-fans-in-2018-world-cup-180717

https://www.theguardian.com/media/2018/jul/17/ad-watchdog-asa-reviews-complaints-world-cup-bet-now-offers-during-matches-problem-gambling

http://www.wirralglobe.co.uk/news/16342284.gamblers-in-wirral-are-handing-over-almost-13m-a-year-to-bookmakers/

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/6666907/gambler-loses-betfred-1-7million/

https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2018-07-06/the-real-world-cup-winner-online-gambling

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5880865/UK-Betting-companies-donate-profits-addiction-charities.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5880883/DOMINIC-LAWSON-speaks-UK-families-lost-people-suicide-gambling-addiction.html

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/jun/24/world-cup-brings-joy-to-fans-brings-misery-to-online-gamblers?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/bookmaker-william-hill-accused-of-trying-to-milk-gamblers-before-stake-limit-rzszkpqgl

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/06/25/gambling-firms-could-use-gps-tempt-vulnerable-customers/

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5889717/Experts-warning-bombarding-youths-gambling-adverts.html

https://www.coventrytelegraph.net/news/coventry-news/blind-pensioner-claims-dicrimination-bookies-14835128

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-44613153

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/jun/18/fixed-odds-betting-delay-unacceptable

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5867861/Philip-Hammond-described-morally-reprehensible-two-year-delay-gambling-crackdown.html

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https://www.stuff.co.nz/nelson-mail/news/104593816/understanding-brain-function-crucial-to-support-problem-gamblers

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/carolyn-harris-well-fight-pull-12672841

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/bookies-won-t-have-to-curb-fixed-odds-stakes-for-two-years-jfj58zwxr

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/6438939/boy-gambling-addiction-stolen-dad-credit-card/

https://www.grimsbytelegraph.co.uk/news/uk-world-news/self-exclusions-betting-sites-soar-1634505

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/blog/2018/jun/04/online-betting-sport-tony-oreilly

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/jun/08/the-guardian-view-on-betting-advertising-not-during-the-games

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/cdfd5d58-6110-11e8-859e-536709dc09ad

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/may/27/gambling-adverts-fuelling-british-health-crisis-warn-mps-crackdown?CMP=share_btn_tw

https://www.theguardian.com/games/2018/may/29/gamers-politicians-regulation-video-game-loot-boxes?CMP=share_btn_fb

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2018/05/29/stakes-high-get-online-gambling-right/

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-5251171/Gamblers-curb-addiction-minutes-nasal-spray.html

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/may/30/gambling-website-games-based-on-fairytales-banned

http://www.thisismoney.co.uk/money/news/article-5748345/Last-roll-dice-Bookies-challenge-gambling-crackdown-odds-against-them.html

https://theconversation.com/fixed-odds-betting-terminal-cap-must-be-just-the-start-of-gambling-regulation-96828

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/may/17/libertarian-betting-curbs-fixed-odds-betting-terminals-gambling?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/blog/2018/may/17/horse-racing-backed-a-loser-on-poisonous-fixed-odds-betting-terminals?CMP=share_btn_tw

https://www.independent.ie/sport/eamonn-sweeney-betting-on-a-sporting-event-doesnt-make-it-matter-more-it-diminishes-it-36926284.html

https://minutehack.com/opinions/why-restriction-on-fobt-bets-is-just-the-beginning

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/bookies-beg-for-one-year-reprieve-on-fobts-xp9x257sx

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/betfred-email-leak-managing-director-mark-stebbings-employees-oppose-fobt-stake-cut-a8349796.html

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https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/6288335/teach-kids-gambling-dangers/

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/may/17/maximum-stake-for-fixed-odds-betting-terminals-cut-to-2

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5737723/Maximum-stake-crack-cocaine-gambling-machines-slashed-100-2.html