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a licensed bookmaker's shop that is not at the race track

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It is the wrong place for a betting office and it will harm the image of the town.
As a preferred supplier, the Barcrest Group games and programs will also be available across all 20,000 of The Global Draw's terminals located in licensed sports betting offices (LBOs) throughout the United Kingdom.
By law you have to be at least 18 to work in a betting office, and you have to be at least 20 to start as a manager.
Officers released the e-fit as they continued their investigations into the robbery at the Coral betting office, Alexandra Avenue, Merthyr Tydfil.
The premises lie within North Shields, which is already adequately served by existing betting offices.
The deal is expected to be completed within the next two weeks and comes after William Hill was told to offload around 50 of the 624 betting offices it acquired earlier this year from the retail arm of Stanley Leisure.
Will Roseff, chairman of the British Betting Offices Association, which has 400 members running 11,000 shops, hailed the letter as `absolute magic'.
PLANS have been submitted to convert a video shop into a betting office.
Most towns in the UK have at least one betting office - and in larger towns and cities there are many more, although numbers have decreased over the past few years to around 8,500.
As ever, the chef is worried about his cashflow problems after a betting office refuses to honour his winning slip.
Two hoodie bandits held betting office staff at knifepoint in a cash snatch bid.
Our former premises in Consett were very historic, in that it was the first purpose-built betting office in the country, but it was like a rabbit warren, with everyone sitting on each other's laps.
As a pensioner partial to an occasional bet on a horse race, I recently visited the William Hill betting office in Grand Avenue, Ely, Cardiff with my pounds 1.
Liverpool Crown Court heard that the robbery took place at Ladbrooks betting office in Park Road, Toxteth, shortly before 6 pm on Saturday, November 15 last year.
Liverpool crown court heard the robbery was at Ladbroke's betting office in Park Road, Toxteth, shortly before closing time at 6 pm on Saturday, November 15 last year.