Overall UK gambling participation falls in 2013

11th February 2014 11:03 am GMT

The overall level of gambling participation in the UK has dropped over the course of 2013, despite a slight rise in the percentage of those playing online.

Figures released by the UK Gambling Commission reveal that 55 per cent of survey respondents had participated in at least one form of gambling in the previous four weeks, down 2 per cent from 2012.

The majority of those that engaged in gambling were male, comprising [...]