The publication contains information on historical and recent receipts and stakes, as well as commentary on trends of betting and duty rates in place in the United Kingdom. The B&G factsheet is reviewed annually and contains historic time series for stakes, receipts and duty rates.
The data used to compile the B&G publications comes from several sources. CECAS is a main source of data on receipts. This is supplemented by the Crystal Reports, which contain information on stakes and bingo, and from pooled stakes and winnings.