|Category||Games, Video and Entertainment|
|Phone||44 20 8868 8899|
|Description||betting and gaming company|
Ladbrokes plc operates as a betting and gaming company. As of December 31, 2008, the company owned and operated a network of 2,600 retail betting shops in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Belgium. It also operates betting facilities at various FA premiership grounds and various racecourses. In addition, the company involves in telephone betting activities that serves customers through its call centers in London, Liverpool, and Kuala Lumpur. Further, it operates a remote betting and gaming site, Ladbrokes.com that provides online betting and gaming services. It has a joint venture agreement with Groupe CANAL+ to launch of an online betting and gaming service in France.
The company was formerly known as Hilton Group plc and changed its name to Ladbrokes plc in 2006. Ladbrokes plc was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Harrow, the United Kingdom.