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A Day in the life of a Tech Lead…

Bet Native Tech Lead Andy tells us what a day in his Tribe is like... ... read more

20th August 2018

Head in the clouds: Our public cloud deployment

'Working in AWS has given them something that they’re excited about, and that’s been great from both a recruitment and retention perspective.' ... read more

3rd July 2018

From Gibraltar to Leeds!

From the sun, the sand & the sea to the Sheep, the showers (with a dash of sun) & SB&G! Our Performance Executive, Neil, talks about relocating from Gibraltar to Leeds! ... read more

26th June 2018

Sky Betting and Gaming Tax Strategy

Taxation is an important area of focus for Sky Betting and Gaming. We are proud of our track record as a UK based digital business, contributing to the local economy of Yorkshire and the united Kingdom where our primary operations are based. The articulation of our tax strategy allows us to share the building blocks of our approach to taxation with our key stakeholders. ... read more

25th June 2018

5 ways to survive and thrive

There’s a lot of jargon, it can be a complex world, and each team chooses their own coding language and systems. But it’s not just for techies! ... read more

20th June 2018

My Top Delivery Tips

Agile Delivery Manager, Lucy talks about the good, the bad and the ugly of Software Delivery... ... read more

5th June 2018

Plans to Increase Remote Gaming Duty are a Tax on Yorkshire Jobs

FOBT Reaction: Plans to Increase Remote Gaming Duty are a Tax on Yorkshire Jobs ... read more

17th May 2018

Sky Betting & Gaming - Doing the Right Thing in 2017

Sky Betting & Gaming does the right thing by its customers, its communities and its people. In 2017 we laid the foundations in all three of these areas and we look forward to doing even more in 2018. ... read more

1st May 2018

Tour De Yorkshire Signs Up Record Tour Maker Volunteers

World-class cycling road race, The Tour de Yorkshire, has successfully signed up the record number of Tour Maker volunteers it needs for this year. 1800 people have now completed training and received kit, which includes a cap, waterproof coat, hi-vis and kit bag, including a team of 40 volunteers offering hands-on help from sponsors Sky Betting & Gaming. ... read more

9th April 2018

SBG Regulatory Settlement

Sky Betting & Gaming Regulatory Settlement ... read more

28th March 2018

SBG Half Year Interim Report - 17/18

LEEDS BASED DIGITAL FIRM, SKY BETTING & GAMING, HAS TODAY RELEASED INTERIM RESULTS FOR THE 26 WEEKS ENDED 28 DECEMBER 2017 The first half of our 2017/18 financial year saw continued strong growth driven by our ongoing investments in brand, technology and people. ... read more

26th March 2018

Candlelighters named as Sky Betting & Gaming Charity of the Year

Emotions ran high when Sky Betting & Gaming’s Chloe Cross met Candlelighters’s Brian Curran to reveal the news that the Leeds based charity which supports families of children with cancer, has been named as Sky Betting & Gaming’s Charity of the Year for 2018. ... read more

27th February 2018

IWD 2018

The diversity challenges in the digital and tech industry are only becoming more apparent as we continue to recruit talent from all backgrounds and disciplines. ... read more

26th February 2018


CEO of Sky Betting & Gaming, Richard Flint, joined Sir Gary Verity, Chief Executive of Welcome to Yorkshire, to announce the Yorkshire-based tech company’s sponsorship of the 2018 Tour De Yorkshire Tour Makers at their Wellington Place head office today. ... read more

20th February 2018

Bournemouth man scoops £1.2m jackpot on Sky Vegas

It was double delight for Mike from Bournemouth in a ‘life-changing’ six hours on Friday morning [January 26] as he won £1.2m on the Sky Vegas slot game Wolf Run before being offered a new job on the spot at an interview. ... read more

14th February 2018

New Partnerships for CoLab

Sky Betting & Gaming CoLab, the innovation programme launched by the tech unicorn to support start-ups, has announced today it is to partner with five new entrepreneurial ventures. ... read more

14th February 2018