Give councils powers to stop spread of bookies, says LGA

The Local Government Association (LGA) has urged the government to give councils greater powers to prevent the proliferation of betting shops.

by Sarah Townsend
Betting shops: 'increasing poverty in communities'
Betting shops: 'increasing poverty in communities'

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