Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Tag: The Times

Hammond and Hancock make £2 stake deal

Hammond Stake £2
After months of rumours implying a back and forth between the DCMS and the Treasury, it has been reported that a deal has been done to cut the maximum stake on FOBTs to £2.   The Treasury has “signalled a deal” has been done with the DCMS to set the maximum stake on FOBTs to £2, according to national newspaper The...

Press regulator upholds ABB’s complaint against the Times

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Press regulator, the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO) has ruled against the Times newspaper following a complaint by the Association of British Bookmakers (ABB) at the beginning of May. The ABB complained to IPSO that The Times breached Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors’ Code of Practice in articles headlined “Doctors prescribe drugs to tackle Britain’s gambling epidemic”, “Violence, debt...