Tory MP’s ex-aides work at betting firm that paid him £50,000 | Society

The Conservative MP Philip Davies has been accused of “cronyism” after it emerged that two of…

Inquest into suicide of gambling addict will explore if UK state failed him | Society

The parents of a gambling addict who killed himself have said government bodies “do not want…

Caesars approaches UK’s William Hill over potential takeover | Business

William Hill, one of the UK’s largest and best-known high street bookmakers, is at the centre…

Downing Street to spearhead gambling reforms, say insiders | Society

Downing Street has taken control of the upcoming review of gambling legislation, due to be launched…

UK gambling regulator to press ahead with job cuts despite outcry | Business

The Gambling Commission is to press ahead with job cuts aimed at saving more than £1m…

Online gamblers should prove they can afford losses, report finds | Society

Online gamblers should not be able to lose more than £100 a month without proving they…

Football shirt sponsorship ban for betting companies is ‘obvious’, says MP | Football

Banning betting companies from being front-of-shirt sponsors for football clubs is “one of the most obvious…

Gambling charity urges UK banks to improve card blocking systems | Society

An anti-gambling charity has called on banks to improve card blocking systems introduced to help those…

Gambling regulation has gone ‘horribly wrong’, says Lord Grade | Society

The regulation of gambling has gone “horribly wrong” and should be radically overhauled without delay, a…

Government and watchdog ‘are totally failing problem gamblers’ | Society

The government and the gambling watchdog have an “unacceptably weak understanding” about the harmful effects of…