Barking and Dagenham - case study
Barking and Dagenham is one of the most deprived areas of London and These factors mean that Barking and Dagenham is particularly susceptible to the negative effects of gambling. Between 2011 and 2016, the number of betting shops located in the borough increased by 21 per cent (from 38 to 46).
Westminster City Council - case study
Westminster City Council has one of the London’s most active night-time economy in London. There are approximately 122 establishments across the borough, including casinos. Due to the density and volume of activity Westminster has a strong case for taking a robust approach to ensure that the sector operates in manner which serves in the best interests of the council and its communities.
Southwark - case study
Southwark is one of the most densely populated boroughs in the country with a population of around 313,000. Southwark is also the 40th most deprived local authority in England and the ninth most deprived out of 33 London local authorities.