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26 Nov, 2012, 20:57 GMT Wiggins Favourite to Ride off with Sports Personality Award

Bradley Wiggins is the odds on favourite with bookmakers Betfred to win the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award. The short list of twelve was...


09 Nov, 2012, 12:06 GMT End Flat Season on a High with Scoop6

A single winner of both the win and bonus funds on the totescoop6 will find themselves £700,000 richer. The win fund rolled last week and is expected ...


09 Nov, 2012, 10:23 GMT Crafty Cockney to Hit Bullseye in the Jungle

Punters are throwing their money at darts legend Eric Bristow to win I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here. The ITV show starts on Sunday night and the...


05 Oct, 2012, 14:44 BST Million Pounds up for Grabs on Scoop6

The totescoop6 is expected to hit the magic million this weekend with £600,000 in the win fund and £400,000 in the bonus. Saturday's favourite bet...


17 Sep, 2012, 13:04 BST Betfred Extends Cheltenham Gold Cup Sponsorship

Cheltenham Racecourse announced today that Betfred has extended its sponsorship of the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup for a further three years, up to...


07 Sep, 2012, 11:46 BST Scoop6 Guaranteed at Half a Million Pounds

This weekend's totescoop6 has been guaranteed at half a million pounds. Betfred boss Fred Done has guaranteed both the win fund and the bonus at...


30 Aug, 2012, 20:13 BST Man City Still Odds on to Qualify after Group of Death Draw

Manchester City are still odds on to qualify for the Champions League knock-out stages even after being drawn in the so called "Group of Death."...


24 Aug, 2012, 13:26 BST Guaranteed £300,000 Up for Grabs on the Scoop6

There's a guaranteed £300,000 up for grabs for a single winner of the totescoop6 including the bonus. This week's win fund has been guaranteed at...


17 Aug, 2012, 18:16 BST Premier League Title is Staying in Manchester Says Betfred Boss

Manchester United fan and bookmaker Fred Done believes the Premier League title is staying in Manchester. Fred Done famously paid out early on...


14 Aug, 2012, 10:42 BST Betfred Launch Improved Fantasy iTeam app for the New Season

Betfred and Fantasy iTeam have announced the launch of a new and improved FiT Fantasy iTeam App for the 2012/13 Premier League season where players...


06 Aug, 2012, 14:56 BST Free £5 No Deposit Bonus at Betfred Mobile!

Online bookmaker Betfred.com http://www.betfred.com have launched a new TV campaign giving all new customers a free £5 no deposit bonus on their...


27 Jul, 2012, 14:26 BST £300,000 Guarantee on this Weekend's totescoop6

Saturday's totescoop6 has once again been guaranteed by Betfred boss Fred Done Saturday's favourite TV bet has rolled over for the last two weeks and ...


20 Jul, 2012, 14:47 BST £200,000 Up for Grabs on This Weekend's totescoop6

This weekend's totescoop6 could be worth £200,000 as around £150,000 is expected in the win fund, whilst the bonus fund should reach at least £50,000 ...


29 Jun, 2012, 17:45 BST Time is Running out for Mystery totescoop6 Punter in Newcastle

The totescoop6 mystery punter still hasn't come forward which means time is running out for them to register for tomorrow's bonus race. The winner...


28 Jun, 2012, 18:57 BST Urgent Appeal for Betfred Punter to Come Forward to Claim at Least 400 Grand

A Betfred shop customer who is sitting on a £400,000 windfall is being urged to come forward after landing last weekend's totescoop6. The punter, who ...


11 Jun, 2012, 09:57 BST Betfred's Games go Mobile for Euro 2012

Online bookmaker Betfred.com have launched a TV campaign to promote their Mobile Games product. The TV campaign has been launched to coincide with...


01 Jun, 2012, 08:44 BST Fred Promises to 'Double Your Lot' if Camelot Wins Derby by Four or More Lengths

A total of nine horses have been declared for Saturday's Investec Derby at Epsom and Betfred have announced that if red-hot favourite Camelot wins...


25 May, 2012, 17:27 BST Castleford man Looks to Take totescoop6 Winnings to Over £250,000

Last weekend's successful totescoop6 punter will be looking to take his winnings to over £250,000 tomorrow as he aims to pick the winner of the bonus ...


16 May, 2012, 19:50 BST Punters Back Martinez for Kop Job

Wigan boss Roberto Martinez has been cut into 6/4 with Betfred for the top kop job at Liverpool following strong support from punters. The move comes ...


14 May, 2012, 12:18 BST Man City Favourites to Retain Premier League Title

Bookmakers Betfred have installed Man City as the favourites to retain their title next season. It turned out to be a very costly afternoon for...


01 May, 2012, 22:50 BST Seven Time World Champion Hendry Quits Snooker

Stephen Hendry has announced his retirement from professional snooker following a 13-2 defeat to Stephen Maguire in his quarter-final match this...


25 Apr, 2012, 20:25 BST Ace Clipped As Pack is Cut

Ante-post favourite Judd Trump has been cut into 7/2 with sponsors Betfred for the World Snooker Championship after a 10-7 victory over Dominic Dale. ...


20 Apr, 2012, 11:08 BST Betfred Donate to Haven House Children's Hospice for Every Century Break at the Crucible

Sheffield, World Championship title sponsor Betfred will donate £200 to Haven House Children's Hospice for every century break during the 17 days in...


19 Apr, 2012, 16:59 BST Betfred Play Trump Card

Bookmakers Betfred are giving punters an outstanding offer on this year's Betfred.com World Snooker Championship by refunding all losing bets on the...


17 Apr, 2012, 09:03 BST Whirlwind White a Hit With Betfred Punters

SNOOKER legend Jimmy White delighted his army of fans when he dropped into Betfred's flagship store in Chinatown. The 'Whirlwind' was in town to...