Northern Ireland needs to also ban gambling with credit cards, says Armstrong

Northern Ireland needs to follow suit in banning gambling with credit cards, Alliance Communities spokesperson Kellie Armstrong MLA has said. Ms Armstrong was speaking as regulations came into force in Britain outlawing the practice, which extends to credit card gambling through e-wallets. Recent statistics showed up to 800,000 people in the UK used credit cards […]

Appropriate legislation to restrict gambling must protect people, says Armstrong

Alliance spokesperson on Communities, Kellie Armstrong MLA, agreed with the Gambling with Lives campaign that appropriate legislation to restrict gambling needs to be updated in Northern Ireland.   Kellie Armstrong said: “Gambling preys on vulnerable people and ruins lives. Around 10% of people who take their own lives do so as a result of their […]