Bookmakers Trade Fair 2013


Ruth Champion

Gordon Moody introduces programme for women problem gamblers

THE GORDON MOODY Association, which provides treatment for problem gamblers, has introduced a new programme for women with gambling addiction. Fo...

Cranmore Park, Solihull - home of the Bookmakers' Trade fair 2015


Wednesday, October 21 CRANMORE PARK CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION CENTRE, SOLIHULL BOS Magazine’s Lesley Sharman explains the changes occurring...

Britain's Oldest Punter

Britain’s oldest punter could be unluckiest

At 104 years old, George Atkinson reckons he’s Britain’s oldest punter and also the unluckiest. Legend has it that in seven decades of trying...

Ken Walsh at his board with assistant Bonita Warren

Rossy Brothers – established 1929

At 69, racecourse bookmaker Ken Walsh reckons he’s in the process of winding down, although to see him in action at his local track, Beverley, ...

Dee-jaying at The Clarence, Dover Street, London in 1972


Chris Pitt meets the founder of a unique website THE AD FREE, no log-in required, Jockeypedia website celebrates its second birthday in June. ...

Richard Noble and Tony Nicholls at MarketRrasen

Manny Bernstein and Super Soccer merge

Manny Bernstein and Super Soccer have merged their bookmaker services with immediate effect. The merger is a logical step with the imminent retir...

Bet-Bet-Bet  Adam and Rob Prior

Bet bet bet 24/7: all the benefits of the internet on the high street

There’s a betting shop in St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex, bearing an unusual trading name: bet bet bet 24/7, giving rise to visions of round-t...