Labour pledge to ban betting companies from advertising on football shirts

Posted on September 6, 2017 by admin
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The Labour Party would ban football clubs from signing shirt sponsorship deals with betting companies, the deputy leader Tom Watson has announced.

The announcement is an attempt by the Labour party to put pressure on the government ahead of a Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) review into gambling advertising and fixed-odds betting terminals, which is due to be published in early November.

Read the full story in The Independent.