Rutherglen and Cambuslang MP Tom Greatrex is mounting a campaign against gambling machines.
The MP revealed he had taken an interest in the issue after a constituent came to him after losing £25,000 in a month on a machine in a bookmakers.
He told Parliament earlier this month that his visits to local betting shops in Cambuslang spurred him on to mount a campaign into the impacts of games dubbed the “crack cocaine” of gambling.
The Labour and Co-operative MP spoke in the House of Commons recently during a debate on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs).
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