Wendy Bendel’s partner killed himself after struggling with a 20 year gambling addiction. In a confession he wrote for Wendy he singled out the high stakes, high frequency Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs) found in bookmakers across the UK. Wendy embarks on a journey to find out what it is about the design of the machines that makes them so addictive and sees evidence that they can affect the brains of long-term gamblers. She discovers the billions they generate has divided the industry with former insiders now accusing the bookies of putting profits before people.

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