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Online gambling drove my son to suicide

Father of accountant killed in City fall: online gambling drove my son to suicide A young accountant who plunged to his death from an office building “died of shame” as his life was torn apart by an online gambling addiction, his father said. Joshua Jones, 23, jumped from a ninth floor balcony after his debts […] Read more

What’s in a name – gambling risk..

EPIC has changed it’s name…. After 18 months of EPIC Problem Gambling Consultancy we will now be trading as EPIC Risk Management. The name change is a result of an extensive research and feedback project with our target markets and current engaged clients and stakeholders. We are a specialised risk management consultancy offering prevention and […] Read more

Family’s plea for tighter gambling regulations

Family’s plea for tighter gambling regulations A father and son from Sheffield are heading to Downing Street today to demand tighter regulation of the gambling industry. David Bradford served eight months in prison after stealing £50,000 from his employers to fund his secret gambling addiction. Later the family discovered their home had been re-mortgaged to […] Read more