David Cameron ‘shares Ed Miliband’s concerns about gambling machines’

Posted on January 8, 2014 by admin
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The prime minister has said he “absolutely shares the concerns” raised by Ed Miliband over the spread of high-speed, high-stakes gambling machines in Britain’s high streets, indicating that the government will act after an industry-funded review reports in the next few months.

During sober exchanges over the dispatch box at prime minister’s questions, David Cameron said he welcomed the opposition day debate on the issue, adding that there were “problems in the betting and gambling industry” but that the government would wait for a key report – expected to be laid before parliament early this year – into the machines before taking action.

Read the full article in The Guardian online.