The Mail Online report:

Betting websites are accessed hundreds of thousands of times a year from parliamentary computers used by MPs, peers and their staff.

In just one month bet365.com was clicked on 16,986 from computers used by members of the Houses of Parliament and their employees.

Figures released under the Freedom of Information Act showed gambling sites were opened almost 700,000 times – or 1.3 times a minute.

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I am a journalist and author. I am a staff writer at the UK edition of WIRED magazine and in 2015 my book, Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. I created FOI Directory in 2012.