Harrogate Council moots ‘community lottery’ plans

Harrogate Council is considering plans to sell lottery tickets to raise cash for community causes. Tickets for the weekly online draw would cost £1 with the winner getting 20% of the profits from total sales, BBC News reported. At least 60% of proceeds would go towards voluntary or community-based organisations, the council said. The authority said it would enable it to help local projects that were struggling to survive because of government funding cuts. The Gambling Commission said 19 authorities currently hold licence... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...
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