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Bet £10 get £30 in free bets plus a £10 free spins bonus

Betfred, known as the bonus King is one of the biggest Bookies both online and on the high street. New customers that bet £10 get a £30 free bet.

New 18+ UK customers only. Register using the promo code WELCOME40, deposit and place first bet of £10+ on Sports (cumulative Evens+) within 7 days of registration. First bet must be on Sports. £30 in Free Bets and £10 in Free Spins (50x20p) credited within 10 hours of bet settlement. Free Bet stakes are not included in any returns. Bonuses have a 7-day expiry. Payment restrictions apply. SMS verification and/or Proof of I.D and address may be required. Full T&Cs apply.

Betfred review

Betfred was founded by Fred Done back in 1967, starting out as a single betting shop in Ordsall, Salford. The Betfred head office is based in Birchwood, Warrington and also has offices in Media City, Salford Quays, Salford. The company “Betfred.com” is based in Gibraltar and is registered as Petfre (Gibraltar) Limited.

In 1966 Fred Done bet on England to win the 1966 world cup. With his winnings he financed the 1st Done Bookmakers betting shop opening in 1967. From there they started to build their chain and in 1997 acquired the Robert Walker chain of bookmakers which increased their chain to 100 betting shops. Just 3 years later the number of Betfred betting shops had doubled to 200 and in 2002 the Done brothers opened their 1st bookmakers in London. In 2004 the name changed from Done Bookmakers to Betfred and Betfred.com was born.

The digital platform was an instant success offering Sports betting, an online Casino, online Poker, Bingo, Lotto and Virtual Sports. The chain continued to grow and by 2005 they owned over 500 betting shops. In 2013 the company created Betfred TV, a TV channel that would broadcast in all of its shops and the 1st Bookmaker to do so.

They are a company that created many 1st’s, another being the 1st to pay out early before a bet was settled. This happened in the 1998 Premier League Football season where Fred being a huge Manchester United fan paid out early on Man Utd to win the league in March only for Arsenal to go on and win the league by 1 point. This set a trend with Done betting Victor Chandler £1million that Manchester United would finish higher than Chelsea in the league. United finished 3rd 18 points behind Chelsea. And again in the 2011/12 season Betfred paid out early on United to win the league only for Manchester City to win on goal difference.

As part of the merger between Ladbrokes and Coral in 2016 they had to close or sell a portion of their shops for the merger to be allowed to go ahead. Betfred stepped up and bought 322 of these shops which was a big contributing factor in the growth of the company bring their total of shops to over 1650 by 2017 including shops on 51 Horse Racing courses around the UK, including Newmarket, Epsom and Cheltenham.

This is a great place to place your bets on any of their products. They offer players the chance to bet on Sports, Casino, Poker, Bingo, Lotto and more. With an easy to use layout navigation is never a problem on any of your chosen platforms.

Apps

Bet at or play any games no matter where you are. They have an app for everything whether your using ios or the app for android. Free bets can also be claimed through the app but I would sign up 1st. Once registered you can download as many of the apps as you want. Then simply log in and your good to go. I use the app for Samsung (android) and its so easy to use and navigate I rarely bet anywhere else. It is generally easier to claim the Betfred sign up offer before downloading the apps.

License and regulation

Betfred is licensed by the UKGC (UK gambling commission) and by the Gibraltar gambling commission. This will ensure your play is both fair and safe. The UKGC in particular are ruthless in there plight to make sure any gaming companies in the UK are compliant with the fiercest of fines for anyone who breaches there rules. It’s not just to ensure your game play is fair either. They cover all aspects of gambling such as responsible gambling and how gambling is advertised to name just a few; ensuring gaming companies have you, the customers safety and well being at the heart of there business practices.

Betting markets and odds

As you’d expect there’s no shortage of markets to choose from with the opportunity to bet on any thing from Horse Racing and Football to UFC and Esports. They also offer an unbelievable amount of markets within each category. You’ll find many betting offers for Football (1st goal scorer, acca insurance…) , Tennis, Horse Racing, Rugby League (Super League) and the 6 nations.

Lotto

You can bet on any lotto but one of the standouts about these lotto offerings is the incredible results service. Just pick your lottery, choose the dates you want results for and they filter the results out for you. Whether its for the 49s results, the Irish lottery results or the Daily Million results they’ve got you covered. And as with everything at this popular site for ease of use you can download the handy Lotto app once registered.

Horse Racing offers

Extra place races

This Bookie pays out on extra places on select races, so instead of 3 places they’ll pay out on 4 and instead of a traditional 4 places Betfred will pay out on 5 places for selected races. During the Cheltenham Festival 2020 on the 1st day they paid out 4 places on 3 races ( the 13.30, 15.30 and 17.30) all of which should of been just 3 places and they paid out 5 places in the 14.50 and 16.50.

Non runner no bet

Bet on ante post on the big races and there’s a good chance Betfred will be offering a NRNB (non runner no bet). For the 2022 Grand National They offered this and bets placed from mid February qualified for the non runner no bet offer. What does this mean to you? Simply if you bet on a race in advance of the day and the horse turns out to be a non runner you’ll get your money back.

Some horses will have multiple entries at any given meeting with no intention of running in more than one race depending on which race offers more favourable conditions or has less competition. It’s just an extra layer of security for your bet.

FAQ’s

How do I claim my 100 free spins Betfred sign up offer?

The 100 free spins offer is not available at this time. The latest Betfred offer is new customer offer is bet £10 get £30 in free bets plus £10 of free spins. T&C’s apply, 18+ begambleaware.org .

How do I get my free spins on Betfred?

When claiming the latest Betfred new customer offer you will need to enter promo code WELCOME40. This will entitle you to claim the free bet and free spins.

How do I use Betfred free bets?

To use the Betfred free bets you must first qualify. To qualify you must place a bet of £10 or more at odds of evens or greater. As part of the Betfred new customer offer you will also receive a free spins bonus.