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Gambling firms in UK agree to stop advertising during live sports broadcasts - BBC

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(Reuters) - Some of the biggest gambling companies operating in Britain have agreed to stop during such as football matches, the reported on Thursday.

The Remote Gambling Association, an group whose members include William Hill, and Ladbrokes, has voluntarily agreed to stop the adverts, according to the

Anti-gambling campaigners and some politicians have voiced concerns about the volume of betting ads on TV.

(Reporting by Paul Sandle; editing by Jason Neely)

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First Published: Thu, December 06 2018. 13:21 IST