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12 Sep, 2013, 13:45 BST Betfred.com to Celebrate the Fun of Betting with 'You'll Love a bit of Betfred' Campaign

- Betting brand to focus on fun and recreational nature of the customer experience and flagship products such as Goals Galore and Double Delight and...


25 Jul, 2013, 11:46 BST Bookmakers Pay out Princely Sum on Royal Baby

Bookmakers Betfred are counting the cost of the new Royal Prince. The Prince of Cambridge, born on Monday, was well backed to be called George and...


22 Jul, 2013, 22:51 BST By George It's a Boy !

George is now the bookmaker's favourite for the name of the Royal Baby. It was announced this evening that the Duchess of Cambridge had given birth...


16 Jul, 2013, 17:01 BST Betfred Offer 8 Places on Open Golf

Bookmakers Betfred are offering 8 places each way on the 142nd Open. The enhanced each way terms apply to all bets placed between 10am and 6pm on...


11 Jul, 2013, 18:25 BST Punters Choose Alexandra as Name of Royal Baby

The Royal baby will have the title of the Prince or Princess of Cambridge but punters are betting on what first name Prince William and Catherine...


14 Jun, 2013, 18:14 BST Punters Undecided Over Pellegrini

Manchester City remain second favourites at 11/5 with Betfred for the 2013/14 Premier League behind rivals Manchester United despite the appointment...


07 Jun, 2013, 17:33 BST Betfred.com Win Major Social Marketing Award

Betfred.com received the prestigious 'Best Innovation in Social Marketing' Award at the EGR E-gaming Operator Innovation Awards ceremony in London...


05 Jun, 2013, 11:11 BST Betfred Launch Major TV AD to Promote Live Casino

Betfred are to promote their Live Casino offering on web and mobile with a major television advertising campaign and a £10 no deposit bonus. The TV...


03 Jun, 2013, 17:46 BST Special One Sparks Money for Chelsea

Chelsea have been cut into 5/2 with Betfred to win the Premier League in 2013/14 following the news that Jose Mourinho has returned to the club as...


31 May, 2013, 18:23 BST Betfred to Treble the Odds if Dawn Approach Wins Derby by Eight Lengths

Dawn Approach is the red hot favourite ahead of tomorrow's Investec Derby at Epsom and Betfred have announced that if he wins the race by five or...


23 May, 2013, 18:02 BST Truckers Hit the Bullseye as Eric Bristow Opens Truckstop Near Cannock

One Hundred and eighty truckers tackled five times darts World Champion Eric Bristow at the launch of a refurbished truck stop called the Road King....


09 May, 2013, 18:37 BST Ferguson Departure Sparks Money for City

Betfred have made Manchester City the new favourites for the 2013/14 season at 7/4 following the news of the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson at the...


08 May, 2013, 16:47 BST Punters and Bookmaker Back Moyes for Old Trafford Job

Punters have backed David Moyes all day to be the next Man United manager and the Everton boss is now 1/7 to take the Old Trafford hot seat. When it...


25 Apr, 2013, 19:13 BST Man United 10/1 to Break Premier League Record

Manchester United clinched the title on Monday night at home to Aston Villa and bookmakers Betfred make the Red Devils 10/1 to break the Premier...


18 Apr, 2013, 11:37 BST Betfred Launch New Mobile Product Developed at Sharp Project Manchester

Betfred Mobile have announced the launch of their in-house sportsbook, greatly enhancing their existing mobile offering. Developed 100% in-house,...


15 Apr, 2013, 16:58 BST Fred and Peter Done Back New Digital Marketing Company

Fred and Peter Done, the founders and owners of Betfred and Peninsula Business Services continue to expand their business portfolio and nurture their ...


05 Apr, 2013, 16:11 BST Betfred Anticipate £200 Million to be Wagered on John Smith's Grand National

The John Smith's Grand National is just over 24 hours away and Aintree's official betting partner Betfred is bracing itself for a betting bonanza on...


07 Mar, 2013, 11:16 GMT Betfred Launch Their Own TV Channel Ready for Cheltenham Festival

Bookmakers Betfred are launching their own TV Channel ready for the Cheltenham Festival. Initially the channel will be broadcast in Betfred's 1365...


05 Mar, 2013, 14:10 GMT Brazil and Irani Relishing Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup

CHELTENHAM Gold Cup sponsors Betfred have put their hands in their pockets once again for charity. The leading independent bookmakers were feeling in ...


12 Feb, 2013, 14:28 GMT Betfred Make Sir Alex 16/1 for National Glory

Sir Alex Ferguson may be busy plotting the downfall of Real Madrid but bookmaker's Betfred have made the United gaffer 16/1 to land another major...


12 Feb, 2013, 12:13 GMT Tidal Bay Creates all the Right Waves with Betfred for This Year's Grand National

Top weight Tidal Bay is becoming increasingly popular for the John Smith's Grand National at 16/1. Betfred, the official betting partner of the Grand ...


11 Feb, 2013, 15:06 GMT Betfred Boss Claims Man United Can Win The Treble

The day after paying out early on Manchester United to win the league bookie Fred Done believes his beloved team can win the treble. Betfred boss...


11 Feb, 2013, 11:06 GMT Betfred Boss: It's Done and Dusted for United

Betfred boss Fred Done is making his earliest ever pay-out on his beloved Manchester United winning the Premier League title. And that comes despite...


11 Feb, 2013, 11:06 GMT Betfred Boss: It's Done and Dusted for United

Betfred boss Fred Done is making his earliest ever pay-out on his beloved Manchester United winning the Premier League title. And that comes despite...


30 Jan, 2013, 18:12 GMT Willie Mullins Pair Head Grand National Market With Betfred After 84 Entries Revealed

The Willie Mullins-trained duo On His Own and Prince De Beauchene feature among 84 entries for this year's John Smith's Grand National and head the...