Bookmakers News Articles

Ladbrokes shutting down 40-50 shops

One of Britain’s biggest high street bookmakers is set to close the doors of between 40 and 50 of its betting shops as the company […]

Susan Boyle dreams a dream at Ladbrokes

It’s not often you see an internationally-renowned singer in your local betting shop. So it’s understandable why many of the punters and staff at a […]

Free bet offers to be investigated

It has recently been reported that the UK Gambling Commission plan to get tougher on operators offering so-called “free bets”. There have been a number […]

bet365 Sponsors Hennessy Heritage Festival

Bet365, the highly successful UK online gaming operator, has joined forces with the Hennessy Heritage Festival as its official sponsor for the highly anticipated annual […]

Punters Hit William Hill for £20m

One of the UK’s most well-known and oldest bookmakers has reported a £20m loss, and it’s all thanks to lucky members of the public. William […]

Heatwave blamed for Ladbrokes profits freeze

When was the last time you visited your local Ladbrokes bookmakers? Maybe, it was last month? Maybe, you’ve never even stepped foot in one? Either […]

Ladbrokes best for money-back bonuses

Ladbrokes has topped a charts of bookies’ money-back offers. No less than sixteen of the market’s leading sportsbook operators were judged on their promotions, to […]

William Hill expand in the US

After becoming the first UK betting company to secure a Nevada gambling licence, William Hill’s US branch have just agreed a partnership with a racecourse […]

Gambling Investigation in Parliament

Philip Davies, a Tory MP and a member of the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee, is being investigated over serious allegations that he took […]

Online Business Boosts William Hill

The latest figures released by William Hill has confirmed what we all knew already, that William Hill Online is doing a sterling job! William Hill […]

Plymouth Providing Profit for FOBTs

It’s been recently reported that gamblers in Plymouth spent a whopping £86.5m on betting machines in 2012. The Fixed-Odds Betting Terminals, which have been called […]

Ladbrokes Finally Land Betdaq

After three years of promises, negotiations and disappointment, Ladbrokes’ CEO Richard Glynn has finally acquired an online gambling company. The company comes in the form […]

Fruit Machine Jackpots to Pay up to £15,000

Ministers have announced plans that could see fruit machine jackpots soar from £4k to a staggering £15,000. The proposed new system was revealed in a […]

William Hill to Hit TV Screens

William Hill has started the New Year with a brand new advertising campaign, designed to take the brand to new levels and further their popularity […]

Paddy Power’s Irish Invasion Continues on Mobile

The share of Paddy Power Casino play on mobile has grown by 47% in the last five months according to the Irish bookmaker’s H2 results. […]

Gamblers Urged to Give Winnings to Church

The new Archbishop of Canterbury has asked for gamblers who won money by betting on him to giveaway their winnings. Following the confirmation that he […]

Bookmakers Hit Back at BBC Panorama

The Association of British Bookmakers has reiterated that ‘there is no empirical evidence of a causal link between electronic gaming machines and problem gambling’. This […]