Tag Archives: Newham Council
- 93 UK councils band together to fight fixed-odds betting terminals
November 30, 2014
A coalition of local councils in the UK have banded together to combat the nation’s greatest threat: no, not local boys going off to join ISIS, but the social scourge known as fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBT). The move comes just days before the release of a 1,200-page report by the...
- Paddy Power wins bet shop court fight with Newham Council
June 18, 2013
To the surprise of some UK residents, the sun rose in the east as usual on Tuesday morning, contradicting the apocalyptic claims that accompanied Monday’s court ruling preventing Newham Council from blocking the installation of a new Paddy Power betting shop. The Council made headlines in February by rejecting the...
- Is the Future of the UK FOBTs At Stake in the Newham Council v Paddy Power Debate?
June 14, 2013
The former Treasury minister and Labour MP for East Ham, Stephen Timms, has taken to the stands at Thames magistrate court to give evidence in the case between Paddy Power and Newham Council; and it’s not good news for the Irish funsters. “The proliferation of these shops and these very...
Fedor Holz On Why His Future Will be Away From Poker
July 18, 2016
European Poker Tour London Day 3: Martin Kozlov Leads The Final 45
October 10, 2013
Paddypower: Making Mischief Work
August 23, 2013