TV gambling adverts could be banned: Maria Miller pledges changes to ensure ‘children and vulnerable’ are protected

Posted on March 3, 2014 by admin
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Gambling adverts could be banned from TV, Maria Miller said yesterday.

The Culture Secretary has asked the Advertising Standards Authority to consider whether it is ‘appropriate’ that so many commercials from the gambling industry are broadcast.

The review could either see limits imposed on gambling adverts – or could even see them outlawed altogether.

Mrs Miller said she was concerned at the ‘seemingly constant’ gambling adverts on television, and pledged changes to ensure ‘children and the vulnerable’ are protected.

Read the full article in The Daily Mail online.