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Twenty clubs urge the government to ban gambling ads in football

Twenty football clubs have joined forces and written an open letter to the government, urging them to end all gambling ads in football.   The 20 clubs, including Luton Town, Bolton Wanderers and Tranmere...
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Partick Thistle become the 20th club to back our campaign!

Partick Thistle FC has become the 20th football club to back our campaign to end all gambling advertising and sponsorship in football. The club’s announcement follows our latest campaign event, which saw...
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The Big Step in Scotland – the faces behind the miles

This weekend, campaigners from The Big Step are wrapping up warm for our latest campaign walk in Scotland.  Despite the change of scenery, our message remains the same: we’re calling for an end to...
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The Big Step is going to Scotland!

We’re very excited to announce that we are taking The Big Step campaign to Scotland in February. We are encouraging clubs, fans, and other organisations to join us!  From February 11–13th, more than...
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Clapton CFC become the 17th club to back The Big Step's campaign

Clapton Community Football Club has become the 17th club to back our campaign to end all gambling advertising and sponsorship in football. This adds to the growing resistance against gambling advertising...
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Drogheda United become first top-flight club to back our campaign

Drogheda United, who play in the League of Ireland Premier Division, has backed our campaign to end all gambling advertising and sponsorship in football, the first top-flight club to do so. ...
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Thank you for making 2021 a big year for The Big Step

Hello everyone, 2021 has been quite the year for The Big Step – I think we can safely say we managed to make up a lot of the lost time in the lockdowns of 2020! Here are some highlights of the last 12...
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Neighbouring clubs unite for gambling ad ban in football

Neighbouring clubs Lewes FC, Seaford Town FC, Newhaven FC and Peacehaven and Telscombe FC have taken a united stance against gambling advertising in football. All four clubs have announced their support...
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Carshalton Athletic back gambling ad ban in grassroots football

Carshalton Athletic has announced its support for The Big Step’s campaign to end all gambling advertising and sponsorship in football, joining the likes of Tranmere Rovers, Dulwich Hamlet, Edinburgh...
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Football supporters unite to demand ban on gambling adverts

Today, we have launched a new coalition called Football Supporters Against Gambling Ads (Football SAGA) to bring fans and supporters together, enabling them to collectively speak out about the...
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