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England: 98% of bookies allow under-age to bet

International news brief: Industry vows to take action after shocking result of gambling watchdog's undercover inquiry.

MSP blasts 'a tax hike too far' for bingo halls

International news brief: Scottish MP claims local bingo halls may be at risk because of a tax rise.

UK Regulators warn on pub betting

International news brief: 65-year-old man cautioned by British police after becoming the first man to face a criminal action under the Gambling Act for illegal betting on licensed premises in the UK.

FA to investigate suspicious betting patterns in Blue Square Premier match

International news brief: The Football Association is to investigate suspicious betting patterns at a lower league match after large amounts of money were staked on an outcome at odds of 22-1.

Slot machine rule change attacked

International news brief: British parliament to allow gambling operators to raise the minimum stakes for slot machines.

Gambling companies hit out at "vindictive" tax rises in Budget 2009

International news brief: British Government raising gross profits tax on bingo from 15pc to 22pc to raise an extra £35m.

WSOP Europe releases tournament schedule

The 2009 World Series of Poker Europe Presented by Betfair (the WSOPE) will feature four bracelet tournaments.

England: Yarmouth casino developer places chips on Golden Mile site

International news brief: A leading developer interested in building Yarmouth's large casino has firmly placed his chips on a borough council-owned Golden Mile site.

Ex-gambling addict Paul Merson becomes new face of... a bookmaker

International news brief: Former gambling addict and footballer Paul Merson has struck a new advertising deal - with a bookmaker.

Casino granted first 24-hour gaming licence in Aberdeen

International news brief: Gamblers in Aberdeen will now have round-the-clock access to a casino, as city’s first 24-hour gaming licence is granted.

Gambling treatment centre to open

International news brief: A treatment centre for addicted gamblers is to be opened in Weston-super-Mare.

What recession? The going's good for the Cheltenham set

International news brief: Cheltenham is big business, even in the recession.

Online gambling a safe bet despite downturn - industry

International news brief: Europe's online gambling companies should buck the economic downturn with around 10 percent growth in revenues this year.

Gambling addict 'drove over wife'

International news brief: A civil servant addicted to gambling ran over his wife in an attempt to kill her to avoid losing everything in their divorce.

Regulatory threat to Gala and Mecca bingo halls

International news brief: British bingo operators are in a regulatory face-off with government and Gambling Commission over the number of slot machines allowed in their clubs.

Gambler laundered sacks of drugs cash through casinos

International news brief: A professional gambler laundered millions of pounds of drugs money in casinos for ruthless crime bosses.

Liverpool's State nightclub earmarked for casino

International news brief: A glitzy Monte Carlo-style casino could rejuvenate the fortunes of Liverpool’s former State ballroom.

Bingo clubs need more help, says MP

International news brief: Bingo clubs should be given more support, according to British MPs.

London Poker Circuit hosting tournament series

The LPC tournament series will be held at three prestigious London hotels between March and November.

British MPs want ban on Google gambling ads

International news brief: The Church of England and 40 Members of Parliament want Google to stop advertising online gambling firms in the U.K.

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