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I fully share the concerns expressed by the Evening Post over the huge increase in the number of betting shops and gaming machines in and around our city (LEP March 10).

We are a nation that is becoming addicted to gambling. All research indicates that this growth is greatest in the least well-off areas of our community.

This, I am sure, reflects the desperation of many people to escape from the cycle of poverty and debt.

Read the full article in the Lancashire Evening Post online

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