Casinos in British Culture

By Pete | @kingpetey | 14 May 2015
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Casinos have always had a yoyo reputation in the United Kingdom and have been supported and discouraged depending on the government at the time. Around the middle of the 19th century, high street gaming establishments were made illegal and the only casino gaming to happen would be underground and, therefore, dodgy for many reasons for the next 100 years. 

Illegal Casinos continued and often there was a ‘look the other way’ policy going on. There was no way the police didn’t know about the scale of the underground betting market that was under their noses. 

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Imagine the situation: for whatever reason, you’ve got a day to yourself. No kids, no wife. Just you and a whole day to indulge in all your favourite hobbies. Thankfully due to the digital age, there’s no shortage of ways to occupy yourself. Whether you’ve got a holiday booked for the upcoming FA Cup Final or you’ve got friends round to watch some upcoming Formula one matches, we’ve got the lowdown of must-have gadgets to make your life easier.

5. Giant Beer Glass

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While much of the international spotlight is focused on the traditional centers of free enterprise in Europe, North America, and Southeast Asia, a very surprising phenomenon is taking place in the Middle East. The spirit of entrepreneurship has taken hold in such unexpected corners of the world as the Middle Eastern region, and it seems that nations like Iran are finally beginning to take an active part in shaping the destiny of private enterprise in the 21st century.

Bringing Iran Up To Speed 

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Since the Apple iPhone and Google’s Android phone were launched in 2007 and 2008, respectively, there has been constant competition between the two platforms. While both phones have their staunch supporters, obvious pros and flaws, and very different ways of operating, it is important for business owners to understand what’s on offer when they purchase either.

Apple versus Google

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With the general elections just a few weeks away, a number of issues are currently being discussed by members of parliament. While the economy, health and infrastructure are all hot topics, there are other discussions which are perhaps closer to home for some voters – including the future of the TV licence.

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Kitchen gadgets are not what they used to be. A combination of new technologies and a growing market, with more and more young people taking an interest in cooking, has led to rapid improvements. With great gadgets like these in your kitchen, you can really take the trouble out of cooking – and put the fun in.

Food processors

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Cowhide rugs are one of the best types of rugs for a home or office. There are many reasons why many people are choosing these specific types of rugs to meet their needs, and knowing what a cowhide rug can do for your living space can make a world of difference in your own life. There are a lot of different sizes and styles of rugs available on the market, so it really is up to you what type and look you're trying to achieve in order to find the ideal rug for your own house or office area.

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