Category Archives: Gambling

Spaces of gambling risk in Newham

Our latest gambling vulnerability risk index for the London Borough of Newham has now been published. Our methodology incorporates evidence on the theoretical markers of gambling-related harm, and uses small-area data sources and geostatistics to model where these areas may be. You can examine the patterns in Newham below or here. [iframe src="//mapcase.geofutures.com/gamblingriskindex/newham/"...
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Patterns of shops, patterns of play: insight into how space may relate to behaviour

We have been given the opportunity to re-visit some data generated for previous research into machine gambling in Britain. This data had the potential to uncover some interesting relationships between gambling and the spatial configuration of B2 machines within betting shops. Little is currently understood about how, if machines are concentrated in certain areas, this may...
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Our gambling research

Gambling research expert Heather WardleWe're excited to move into the next phase of our research into the spatial distribution of gambling and its effects on the places where gambling venues are found. Building on our previous work with social research firm NatCen, we're creating the Gambling and...
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