Millions 'lost' on betting machines

There are calls for tougher regulations after new figures revealed gamblers are losing millions of pounds on fixed odds betting machines.

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Should gambling machines be banned?

Punters in the Anglia region are losing millions every year on gambling machines known as fixed odds betting terminals.

The Campaign for Fairer Gambling has described the machines as "the crack cocaine of gambling".

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Bookmakers defend use of controversial gambling machines

The industry that represents bookmakers has defended the use of fixed odds betting machines.

The Association of British Bookmakers said players could now set limits on how much money they spend and the amount of time they play.

Click below for the full interview with Peter Craske from the Association of British Bookmakers.

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