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Mar 06, 2014, 06:08 ET

Betfred TV Set to Launch Ultimate Cheltenham Festival Coverage

Betfred TV this Saturday will launch the ultimate Cheltenham coverage ahead of the horse-racing festival which starts on Tuesday. The Cheltenham...

Feb 28, 2014, 08:39 ET

Over One and a Quarter Million Pounds Predicted for Scoop6

The combined funds for Saturday's totescoop6 will be over one and a quarter million pounds. The Win Fund has rolled for two weeks while the Bonus...

Feb 21, 2014, 12:03 ET

Monster scoop6 Will Go Over a £Million

With Great Grandmother Geraldine Hughes missing out on the huge £702,010 bonus at Haydock Park last Saturday the combined funds in the...

Jan 24, 2014, 09:40 ET

Scoop6 Pools set to top £750,000

This weekend's combined totescoop6 pools are set to top £750,000 after both funds were not won at Haydock last Saturday. The bonus pot,...

Jan 21, 2014, 08:57 ET

Frankie 6/4 With Betfred for a Comeback Winner

Frankie Dettori has three rides booked at Lingfield tomorrow and Betfred make it 6/4 that he marks his long-awaited comeback with a...

Dec 12, 2013, 07:17 ET

Betfred Boss Pays out on Australian Ashes Win

Betfred boss Fred Done has declared the Ashes series over and has decided to pay out on the Aussies even before the 3rd Test has started. Fred...

Dec 06, 2013, 14:13 ET

England Now 33/1 for World Cup after Tough Draw

England are 33/1 from 25/1 to win the World Cup after been drawn alongside Italy, Uruguay and Costa Rica in Group D. Roy Hodgson's men open their...

Nov 07, 2013, 12:12 ET

Betfred Boss Pays Tribute to AP McCoy

Betfred boss Fred Done has paid tribute to AP McCoy after the jump jockey reached a record breaking 4000 winners this afternoon. The eighteen...

Sep 12, 2013, 08:45 ET

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...

Jul 25, 2013, 06:46 ET

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...

Jul 22, 2013, 17:51 ET

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...

Jul 11, 2013, 13:25 ET

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...

Jun 07, 2013, 12:33 ET

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...

Jun 05, 2013, 06:11 ET

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...

Jun 03, 2013, 12:46 ET

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...

May 31, 2013, 13:23 ET

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...

May 23, 2013, 13:02 ET

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...

May 09, 2013, 13:37 ET

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...

May 08, 2013, 11:47 ET

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...

Apr 25, 2013, 14:13 ET

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...