Call to ban ‘high stakes’ terminals at bookies to be put to the vote at Bradford Council

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High-stakes roulette machines branded the “crack cocaine of gambling” should be banned, senior councillors will argue next week.

The Government is due to publish a review shortly into controversial Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs), which allow people to bet up to £100 every 20 seconds in betting shops.

Read the full story in the Bradford Telegraph and Argus.

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