The Christian Institute - Gambling News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling The latest gambling news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Thu, 29 Oct 2020 16:33:35 +0000 Thu, 29 Oct 2020 16:33:35 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Gambling addiction worse than alcohol and drugs among sports professionals https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-addiction-worse-than-alcohol-and-drugs-among-sports-professionals/ Wed, 21 Oct 2020 10:41:09 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-addiction-worse-than-alcohol-and-drugs-among-sports-professionals/ ‘Too many gambling ads in the game’, say football fans https://www.christian.org.uk/news/too-many-gambling-ads-in-the-game-say-football-fans/ Tue, 20 Oct 2020 11:57:01 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/too-many-gambling-ads-in-the-game-say-football-fans/ National Lottery loophole exploiting teens to be closed https://www.christian.org.uk/news/national-lottery-loophole-exploiting-teens-to-be-closed/ Wed, 14 Oct 2020 12:00:05 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/national-lottery-loophole-exploiting-teens-to-be-closed/ Betting watchdog fails to protect vulnerable gamblers https://www.christian.org.uk/news/betting-watchdog-fails-to-protect-vulnerable-gamblers/ Fri, 02 Oct 2020 07:43:34 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/betting-watchdog-fails-to-protect-vulnerable-gamblers/ Betting companies flout rules by targeting children https://www.christian.org.uk/news/betting-companies-flout-rules-by-targeting-children/ Fri, 28 Aug 2020 12:00:23 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/betting-companies-flout-rules-by-targeting-children/ Bookmakers 'exploit' severely disabled gambler for his £500k compensation https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bookmakers-exploit-severely-disabled-gambler-for-his-500k-compensation/ Thu, 27 Aug 2020 13:38:11 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bookmakers-exploit-severely-disabled-gambler-for-his-500k-compensation/ Teen lottery players risk 'gambling disorder' as adults https://www.christian.org.uk/news/teen-lottery-players-risk-gambling-disorder-as-adults/ Fri, 07 Aug 2020 07:56:29 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/teen-lottery-players-risk-gambling-disorder-as-adults/ National Lottery loophole sees children gamble £350 a week https://www.christian.org.uk/news/national-lottery-loophole-sees-children-gamble-350-a-week/ Thu, 30 Jul 2020 14:41:32 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/national-lottery-loophole-sees-children-gamble-350-a-week/ MP calls for review of 'toxic' online gambling industry https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mp-calls-for-review-of-toxic-online-gambling-industry/ Thu, 30 Jul 2020 07:20:35 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mp-calls-for-review-of-toxic-online-gambling-industry/ Gambling addict explains how lockdown helped him https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-addict-explains-how-lockdown-helped-him/ Fri, 24 Jul 2020 13:38:07 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-addict-explains-how-lockdown-helped-him/ 2 million affected by problem gambling, report reveals https://www.christian.org.uk/news/2-million-affected-by-problem-gambling-report-reveals/ Fri, 03 Jul 2020 15:09:35 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/2-million-affected-by-problem-gambling-report-reveals/ 'Toothless' gambling watchdog slammed by MPs https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mps-call-for-radical-overhaul-of-gambling-regulation/ Tue, 30 Jun 2020 12:47:34 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mps-call-for-radical-overhaul-of-gambling-regulation/ Return of Premier League marred by ‘gambling firm vultures’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/return-of-premier-league-marred-by-gambling-firm-vultures/ Fri, 26 Jun 2020 14:46:34 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/return-of-premier-league-marred-by-gambling-firm-vultures/ MPs call for 'complete overhaul' of online gambling industry https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mps-call-for-complete-overhaul-of-online-gambling-industry/ Mon, 22 Jun 2020 07:41:40 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mps-call-for-complete-overhaul-of-online-gambling-industry/ Gambling industry must not exploit return of football, says NHS https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-industry-must-not-exploit-return-of-football-says-nhs/ Fri, 19 Jun 2020 13:58:44 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-industry-must-not-exploit-return-of-football-says-nhs/ MPs call for a complete ban on gambling advertising https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mps-call-for-a-complete-ban-on-gambling-advertising/ Thu, 18 Jun 2020 07:17:50 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mps-call-for-a-complete-ban-on-gambling-advertising/ FOBT cuts lead to drop in betting shop violence https://www.christian.org.uk/news/fobt-cuts-lead-to-drop-in-betting-shop-violence/ Tue, 16 Jun 2020 13:29:16 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/fobt-cuts-lead-to-drop-in-betting-shop-violence/ Gambler tragically commits suicide after losing £119k in five days https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambler-tragically-commits-suicide-after-losing-119k-in-five-days/ Tue, 09 Jun 2020 12:00:02 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambler-tragically-commits-suicide-after-losing-119k-in-five-days/ Money lost to addictive FOBTs drops dramatically https://www.christian.org.uk/news/money-lost-to-addictive-fobts-drops-dramatically/ Fri, 05 Jun 2020 15:43:47 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/money-lost-to-addictive-fobts-drops-dramatically/ Gambling addict: 'Lockdown is the perfect storm for relapse' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-addict-lockdown-is-the-perfect-storm-for-relapse/ Tue, 02 Jun 2020 14:49:36 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gambling-addict-lockdown-is-the-perfect-storm-for-relapse/