Church call for gambling ad ban in sport

The Church of Scotland has called for a ban on advertising gambling and pay-day loan companies in sport.

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The "normalisation" of gambling has had a "damaging effect on the lives of thousands" across the country.

It calls for a lasting legacy from the Commonwealth Games, particularly for deprived areas.

Glasgow 2014 has no such sponsors but Hearts are sponsored by Wonga, while Rangers have announced a new shirt sponsorship with online casino 32Red.

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