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UK MP admits concern for racing amid “heavy-handed” affordability proposals

Amateur jockey Guy Opperman urges regulator to listen to stakeholder concerns about lumping horseracing in with online casino sector

A UK MP and former jockey has come out fighting for horseracing to be exempt from any proposed affordability limits as a result of the Gambling Act 2005 review. Guy Opperman, an amateur jockey and MP for Hexham in Northumberland, told The Express that plans to include horseracing in spending limits alongside online casino were…

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