Free Bets is delighted to announce that the betting industry in the UK as a whole has seen a significant upsurge in demand across the board. According to statistics accumulated by the company betting in Great Britain is more popular than ever with the total gambling yield standing at £5.0 billion. —
The company is also keen to point out that currently the most popular form of betting in the UK is horse racing.
UK gamblers are also spoiled for choice when selecting where to place their bets. As late as September 2020, there were more than 9,000 betting premises across the UK. Although this is a 10.8% decrease, the company believes that this is due to more customers than before placing their bets online.
Free Bets has also found that gamblers in Britain place plenty of bets. According to the latest statistics, 22.1% gamble at least once a week while 32.8% gamble once every month.
On average people in the UK also spend approximately £135.20 on gambling every year.
Various types of bets have seen an uptick too with real events betting increasing 26% month to month. There was also a 25% jump in unique players.
Individual gamblers in the UK have also claimed huge wins. In 2008 Fred Craggs of Yorkshire won £1 million with a stake of just 50p on an eight-horse accumulator. More recently an unnamed Manchester United fan won £500,000 with a 30p stake on a 15-event accumulator at the start of 2020.
About Free Bets
Free Bets was launched to ensure that UK customers could easily discover the best new bets available to them on the market and specifically, free bets. These are free tokens which can then be used to place bets online.
Each betting site operating in the UK has their own specific take on free bets. As such, no two offers are the same so it can be complicated for customers to find that opportunity that they are searching for. Free Bets aims to keep things simple with a fantastic resource that benefits every UK betting enthusiast. The website highlights deals from all the major companies including Virgin Bet, Avabet, 888 Sport and countless others.
More information about Free Bets can be found on the business website. Alternatively, a representative for the company can be contacted directly using the information that is provided below.
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