George Osborne 8/1 to succeed David Cameron following Budget23 March 2011
William Hill were relatively impressed by George Osborne's budget on Wednesday and now offer 8/15 that he will deliver at least another three budgets to the house
Osborne is 9/4 to abolish the 50% tax rate in 2012 but 6/4 to increase Fuel Tax in 2012.
He's is 8/1 to become the next leader of th...
2011 Budget betting – latest UK Budget odds and specials from Ladbrokes23 March 2011
Chancellor George Osborne is most likely to deliver the budget speech this afternoon whilst wearing a purple tie according to Ladbrokes, who offer 20/1 that he drops the red briefcase ahead of the big speech
The British bookmaker's odds compilers make purple the 2/1 favourite, with a red tie a 1...
President Mubarak odds-on to be out of office before September11 February 2011
William Hill are offering odds of 1/2 that President Mubarak will be out of office before September 1st, 2011
Hill's offer 6/4 that he will still be President on that date.
Hill's spokesman Graham Sharpe told Oddspreview: "In response to a string of requests from punters we have opened a book on ...
Coalition government to scrap Uni fee increases following student protest?11 November 2010
Bookmakers are offering odds of 5/1 that the Coalition government will scrap plans to raise university tuition fees following violent protests in London on Wednesday
An estimated 50,000 fans protested against the plans to increase fees, with a minority turning violent and rioting at Millbank Towe...
Lady Gaga more popular than Barack Obama following mid-term elections3 November 2010
With the results coming in from the mid-term election in the United States, Barack Obama's odds of resigning have been slashed, while Lady Gaga has been backed to win the next Presidential Election!
William Hill on Wednesday cut their odds on President Obama standing down or resigning before the ...
Mid-term and US election tips - President Obama to step down before 2012?30 October 2010
With the mid-term elections just days away, President Obama's popularity appears to be down and betting is underway on whether he will step down before the next Presidential Election
Bookmakers William Hill make Mr Obama 20/1 to step down as President before the next Presidential Election and 11/2...
George Osborne's spending review leaves Government odds-on to break up20 October 2010
George Osborne delivered his spending review on Wednesday and as the nation prepares for billions of pounds in cuts, the coalition government is odds-on to break up before January 2015
William Hill (£25 free bet for new customers) on Wednesday afternoon lengthened the odds of a general strike ta...
Will Government's comprehensive spending review lead to recession in 2011?19 October 2010
Wednesday sees the UK Government announce details of its comprehensive spending review with deep and fast cuts expected
On the eve of the review, Paddy Power (£100 free bet) offer 5/4 that the review, which is expected to see mass changes to the public sector, leads to the UK sliding back into rec...
David Miliband to succeed Alan Johnson as Shadow Chancellor?9 October 2010
David Miliband has been cut to succeed Alan Johnson as Ed Miliband's Shadow Chancellor following speculation that there is a longer term plan for him to return to front-line politics
Following speculation from political punters that David Miliband will return when the next Shadow Cabinet elections...
President of the USA betting - Donald Trump v Barack Obama?8 October 2010
Donald Trump has hinted that he'll run to become President of the USA but bookmakers don't fancy his chances
William Hill (£25 free bet) make Trump 100/1 to become President of the USA before 2030.
Barack Obama is even money to gain a second term.
Hill's spokesman Rupert Adams said: "We think ...
Labour Party betting - what will David Miliband do next?29 September 2010
After failing to win the Labour Leadership contest and now seemingly ready to step back from politics, betting is underway on what David Miliband will do next
William Hill (£25 free bet) make Miliband becoming a Charity or Humanitarian campaigner their 10/1 joint favourite, with an MIT lecturer 1...
Labour Party betting - David Miliband to reject a Shadow Cabinet role?27 September 2010
After missing out to younger brother Ed in the Labour Leader contest, betting is underway on whether David Miliband will be part of the Shadow Cabinet
William Hill, who are offering a £25 free bet to new customers, make David Miliband 1/2 to be named as the new Shadow Chancellor.
But it's just 5...
Ed Miliband's Labour win sees Conservatives cut to win next General Election27 September 2010
Ed Miliband's victory in the Labour Leader contest has led to Labour drifing to win the next General Election while the Conservatives have been CUT to win the next Election
Ed beat older brother David Miliband to become the new Labour leader at the weekend in a result which the bookies were celebr...
Labour Leader contest - final Ed Miliband v David Miliband odds on decision day25 September 2010
Decision day is here for the Labour Party and either Ed Miliband or older brother David will in a few hours from now find out which is to be Gordon Brown's successor
Voting in the Labour Leader contest closed earlier this week the winner and new leader of the party will be announced on Saturday af...
Labour Leader update - Ed Miliband odds-on to beat David Miliband on Saturday24 September 2010
Ed Miliband has been well backed by punters throughout Friday morning and ahead of the winner of the Labour Leader contest being announced on Saturday, the younger Miliband brother is now odds-on to beat older brother David
Voting in the Labour Leader contest closed earlier this week and Gordon Br...