UK bookmakers to reopen on 15 June as part of phased easing of lockdown

Government includes betting shops and arcades among latest retail businesses allowed to resume operations

The UK government has said betting shops can reopen from 15 June as part of plans aimed at gradually ending the Covid-19 lockdown. Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced the reopening of non-essential retail businesses during yesterday’s coronavirus daily briefing. The industry had been expected to reopen on 4 July, under the third phase of the…

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