The Christian Institute - Gambling News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling The latest gambling news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Mon, 18 Nov 2019 14:17:57 +0000 Mon, 18 Nov 2019 14:17:57 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) High street bank to host gambling counselling https://www.christian.org.uk/news/high-street-bank-to-host-gambling-counselling/ Fri, 01 Nov 2019 14:57:30 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/high-street-bank-to-host-gambling-counselling/ Tens of thousands of children are gambling addicts https://www.christian.org.uk/news/tens-of-thousands-of-children-are-gambling-addicts-new-report-says/ Fri, 25 Oct 2019 14:00:32 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/tens-of-thousands-of-children-are-gambling-addicts-new-report-says/ Nearly half of Welsh children have gambled in the past year https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nearly-half-of-welsh-children-have-gambled-in-the-past-year/ Fri, 11 Oct 2019 11:26:15 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nearly-half-of-welsh-children-have-gambled-in-the-past-year/ Sadiq Khan under fire for tube gambling adverts increase https://www.christian.org.uk/news/sadiq-khan-under-fire-for-tube-gambling-adverts-increase/ Fri, 04 Oct 2019 07:00:04 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/sadiq-khan-under-fire-for-tube-gambling-adverts-increase/ Gambling firm ordered to stop targeting children with adverts https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-firm-ordered-to-stop-targeting-children-with-adverts/ Tue, 01 Oct 2019 10:09:16 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-firm-ordered-to-stop-targeting-children-with-adverts/ Betting bosses admit gambling harms society https://www.christian.org.uk/news/betting-bosses-admit-gambling-harms-society/ Mon, 09 Sep 2019 11:15:18 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/betting-bosses-admit-gambling-harms-society/ Children lured into gambling by social media betting ads https://www.christian.org.uk/news/children-lured-into-gambling-by-social-media-betting-ads/ Fri, 23 Aug 2019 10:47:32 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/children-lured-into-gambling-by-social-media-betting-ads/ ‘The bookies always win on betting’s one-way street’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/the-bookies-always-win-on-bettings-one-way-street/ Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:10:46 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/the-bookies-always-win-on-bettings-one-way-street/ Complaints about gambling firms skyrocket https://www.christian.org.uk/news/complaints-about-gambling-firms-skyrocket/ Tue, 13 Aug 2019 14:53:00 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/complaints-about-gambling-firms-skyrocket/ Youngest lottery winner: My big win went sour fast https://www.christian.org.uk/news/youngest-lottery-winner-my-big-win-went-sour-fast/ Wed, 07 Aug 2019 11:15:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/youngest-lottery-winner-my-big-win-went-sour-fast/ Video game companies face prosecution over child gambling https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gaming-firms-face-prosecution-over-child-gambling-commission-tells-mps/ Fri, 26 Jul 2019 08:41:33 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gaming-firms-face-prosecution-over-child-gambling-commission-tells-mps/ William Hill to close 700 shops following FOBT crackdown https://www.christian.org.uk/news/william-hill-to-close-700-shops-following-fobt-crackdown/ Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:11:57 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/william-hill-to-close-700-shops-following-fobt-crackdown/ £20m worth of fines detailed in new Gambling Commission report https://www.christian.org.uk/news/20m-worth-of-fines-detailed-in-new-gambling-commission-report/ Thu, 04 Jul 2019 14:00:18 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/20m-worth-of-fines-detailed-in-new-gambling-commission-report/ NHS to launch gambling addiction clinic for young addicts https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nhs-to-launch-gambling-addiction-clinic-for-young-addicts/ Tue, 25 Jun 2019 13:13:02 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nhs-to-launch-gambling-addiction-clinic-for-young-addicts/ Gambling Commission fines firms £4.5m for safeguarding failures https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-commission-fines-firms-4-5m-for-safeguarding-failures/ Fri, 17 May 2019 13:41:52 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-commission-fines-firms-4-5m-for-safeguarding-failures/ Major gambling clampdown on the horizon https://www.christian.org.uk/news/major-gambling-clampdown-on-the-horizon/ Mon, 29 Apr 2019 15:17:45 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/major-gambling-clampdown-on-the-horizon/ Betting firm targets 'blocked' problem gambler through sister companies https://www.christian.org.uk/news/betting-firm-targets-blocked-problem-gambler-through-sister-companies/ Wed, 17 Apr 2019 14:24:01 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/betting-firm-targets-blocked-problem-gambler-through-sister-companies/ Children exposed to ads 'normalising' gambling https://www.christian.org.uk/news/children-exposed-to-ads-normalising-gambling/ Fri, 12 Apr 2019 13:21:55 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/children-exposed-to-ads-normalising-gambling/ Online gambling firms target children as young as six https://www.christian.org.uk/news/online-gambling-firms-target-children-as-young-as-six/ Fri, 05 Apr 2019 14:28:47 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/online-gambling-firms-target-children-as-young-as-six/ Gambling firms pull ‘back-door’ FOBTs following backlash https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-firms-pull-back-door-fobts-following-backlash/ Wed, 03 Apr 2019 12:52:03 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-firms-pull-back-door-fobts-following-backlash/