bookmaker

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bookmaker

a person who as an occupation accepts bets, esp on horseraces, and pays out to winning betters
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However, explaining the background to the development, Kavanagh said: "DTH is just one element of media rights, along with international sales - which was formerly through GBI Racing - online streaming and betting shop revenue.
The five have all now been issued with ban notices, stopping them from entering any betting shops in the city centre.
Glasgow has the most betting shops, the highest density per head of population of any city in the UK and the highest loss per head on FOBTs in Scotland - yet half the population fall into the most deprived quartile.
There will also be extra attention focused on betting shops by officers to help provide reassurance and deter criminals.
5m in the borough's betting shops between April, 2011, and March, 2012, the latest figures available.
The initiative, launched in July, allows people with a gambling problem to call a confidential helpline to request to be refused service at any of 36 participating betting shops in Glasgow city centre.
SHOCK Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Norton's Coin was not the most appropriate choice to open a new South Wales betting shop.
According to a police report, members of the Crime Prevention Unit (CPU) raided a betting shop in Nicosia on Friday night, and spotted seven computers and four electrical switches, which were collected as evidence.
AN expert on addiction claims that the best place a gambling addict can be is a betting shop - and her words have been backed by Hills, Ladbrokes, Corals.
Shocking figures reveal it has the highest density of trading betting shops outside of London.
Clr Paul Kane says the Kirklees Labour group has called on the government to change the 'use class' of betting shops.
A NUNEATON gambler failed at the final hurdle to become the biggest betting shop winner in history.