Motherwell & Wishaw punters lost almost £3.75m on bookies gaming machines

Posted on December 20, 2016 by admin
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Latest figures obtained by the Wishaw Press from the Campaign for Fairer Gambling show the cash was lost on 88 fixed odds betting terminals (FOBTs) across 20 bookmakers in a 12-month period.

Alarming new statistics show Wishaw and Motherwell punters have lost almost £3.75million in bookmakers’ slot machines.

Latest figures obtained by the Wishaw Press from the Campaign for Fairer Gambling show that across the Motherwell and Wishaw UK parliamentary constituency, £3.74million was lost on 88 fixed odds betting terminals (FOBT) across 20 bookmakers in a 12-month period.

Read the full story in The Daily Record.