Problem Gambling

Part of the debate – in Westminster Hall at 1:15 pm on 17th May 2011.

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Photo of David Lammy David Lammy Labour, Tottenham 1:15 pm, 17th May 2011

The Minister makes a very good point. Is he concerned about the prevalence of fixed-odds betting terminals, particularly in bookmakers? That is a concern in other parts of the gambling industry. We also have two bookmakers currently paying their tax overseas. That is a concern, if we are talking about the overall quantum available for treating problem gamblers.