Figures released Thursday by the UK Gambling Commission show a 0.4 decline in total gross gambling yield in the 12 months to September 2018 versus the 12-month period ended March 2018.

Total gross gambling yield (GGY) amounted to £14.5bn during the period, with a 2.9 per cent increase in Remote Gambling GGY to £5.6bn failing to offset declines in Gaming Machines GGY, land-based Betting, Bingo, Casino and Arcades.

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