£2 betting machine limit proposals resubmitted by councils
By Nick Eardley
20 December 2015
From the section UK
Councils want the maximum bet slashed from £100 to £2
A bid to cut the maximum bet on some High Street gambling machines in England has been resubmitted.
Newham Council is urging ministers to reduce the highest stake on Fixed-Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs) from £100 to £2. It says they have “sucked the life blood out of local economies”.
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