Willie Thorne caught playing casino machines as he is trying to clear £1m in gambling debts – Daily Mail

Snooker commentator, 62, spotted gambling in casino in Sheffield  He has been covering World Snooker Championships for the BBC  Former pro developed gambling addiction in 1980s and is £1million in debt Thorne has previously admitted considering suicide over his problems BBC say it is a ‘personal matter’ and confirm he will continue in role  By…

Federal Government urged to continue funding specialist problem gambling counsellors – Sydney Morning Herald

Video will begin in 5 seconds. More video Recommended Replay video Thomas speaks about his gambling addiction Gambling reform advocate Tom Cummings tells a cautionary tale about his gambling addiction in a video publicising the issue. More information: www.problemgambling.gov.au (Video: Department of Social Services) PT3M51S 620 349 Until the day they sat in front of a…