Tag Archives: Betfred
- Frustrated Fred Done says Betfred is done with UK racing
September 21, 2017
UK bookmakers Betfred are scrapping their racing sponsorships and closing their on-course betting windows based on founder Fred Done’s belief that the company’s “association with racing is broken.” On Wednesday, the Racing Post broke the news that Betfred would end virtually all of its commercial relationships with racing following the...
- Betfred staffers credited with saving pensioner’s life
September 19, 2017
Two staff members of a Betfred betting shop are being credited with saving the life of a pensioner who fell into a diabetic coma. Michael Base, a 72-year-old regular customer at a Betfred shop in Diss, Norfolk, has hailed shop staffers Jamie Scales and Jack Bell as the reason he's...
- Yggdrasil signs Betfred agreement
July 20, 2017
July 20th, 2017 – Yggdrasil Gaming has agreed a deal with Betfred that will see its content go live on the operator’s UK and dot com offerings. The direct integration will give Betfred access to Yggdrasil’s entire portfolio of award-winning slots, including recent launches Spiña Colada and Sunny Shores. Betfred...
- Playtech BGT Sports secures Betfred contract extension
June 16, 2017
16th June 2017, London – Playtech BGT Sports (PBS), the leading provider of omni-channel sports betting solutions, has extended its Self Service Betting Terminals (SSBTs) agreement with Betfred to expand its coverage across the bookmaker’s entire retail estate. As part of the deal, PBS will supply an additional 570 terminals...
- Betfred ink shirt deal with Bolton Wanderers, launch forex platform
June 13, 2017
Privately-held UK bookmakers Betfred have expanded their UK football visibility by inking a shirt deal with Bolton Wandereers Football Club (BWFC). On Monday, Betfred confirmed that it had reached a sponsorship deal with BWFC that will see the betting company’s logo adorn the front of the team’s shirts for the...
- Fred Done bets high on sports wagering business
April 17, 2017
In this interview with CalvinAyre.com’s Becky Liggero, Fred Done of BetFred shares the secret to his company’s success for over 50 years. BetFred, which began life as a single shop in Ordsall, Salford, in 1967, is now one of the United Kingdom's formidable bookmakers. But the road to success didn’t...
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