Tag Archives: derek webb
- Tory MP Philip Davies slams The Times over Ladbrokes favoritism allegations
March 21, 2016
A Tory MP with a history of supporting gambling interests has hit back against claims that he received favorable treatment from bookmakers Ladbrokes. Over the weekend, The Times newspaper reported that MP Philip Davies (pictured far right) – who worked as a bookmaker before being elected to Parliament in 2005...
- The ASA Smack the Wrists of Bet Butler and The Campaign For Fairer Gambling
January 31, 2014
The ASA smack the wrists of Bet Butler and The Campaign for Fairer Gambling after breaching CAP Codes through various manners of deceit and deception. The Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) has had their whip out again and the people struggling to sit down this morning include Bet Butler and The...
- UK point-of-consumption tax scrutinized; bookies push back against anti-FOBT campaign
February 14, 2013
The UK plan to require online gambling companies to hold a UK Gambling Commission-issued license and to pay a 15% point-of-consumption tax was subjected to more scrutiny on Tuesday. Members of the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee heard testimony from Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) permanent secretary...
New Zealand online gambling point of consumption tax looms
March 23, 2017