internet gambling

  • August 6, 2012

    There was an extremely depressing and revealing Channel 4 TV 'Dispatches' documentary this evening, documenting the way in which the 2005 liberalisation of gambling by New Labour (Gordon Brown pulled back on 'super-casinos', but not the rest of it) has exposed poor communities in particular to businesses that take many thousands of pounds out of the local economy every day.

  • February 16, 2011

    The Government must take urgent action in response to a report showing a rise in the number of problem gamblers, say a group of Churches.

  • April 20, 2009

    An alliance of nine Christian organisations (including representatives of major denominations) is calling on the government to reject moves to further liberalise Britain's gambling laws.