Betfred celebrated the 100-year anniversary of his most loyal customer
He daily visits his favourite Betfred’s betting shop in the small town of Merseyside country for many years.
Every morning Betfred workers from St. Helens are waiting for the most loyal customer with a nickname “Rabbit”- Albert Ellis.
Albert comes to bet on his favorite horse racing and other sport events almost 50 years. He can just play the Irish lottery as well.
At this day, all employees from the company made a real feast for “Rabbit”. The heroe was given a big cake and 100 pounds free bets. The Head of Betfred Fred Don, who also took hand in in the anniversary celebration, described Albert not only as the most loyal customer of the company, but also as true character of St Helens.
Albert said that for the first time he put his money on when he was only a teenager and gambling games were forbidden. Today well known “Rabbit” has eight children and in his opinion successful life.
Dr Patrick Basham form the Institute of Democracy believes that gambling has not only negative effect but also positive.
As an example, he mentioned, “Rabbit”, who shows that many pensioners still active and constantly involved in public life because of betting activity.