Bookies William Hill have trimmed the price of a Conservative majority from 1/2 to 4/9 after further support on Friday. 59% of the money in the book is now on a Conservative majority, with only 11% prepared to back a Labour majority.
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White Election Day – Why William Hill Will Be Paying A Meteorological Observer On General Election Day?
William Hill are offering 8/1 (from 10/1) that snow falls on the Houses of Parliament on General Election day. In order to facilitate the betting for a flake of snow to fall over the 24hrs of 12th December, William Hill have engaged the professional services of Jim Dale, Senior Consultant meteorologist from the British Weather Services to observe and result should a single flake fall on the Houses of Parliament.
With snow falling in many parts of the country the odds of a White Christmas are coming under pressure. Aberdeen is the 3/1 favourite, whilst London has been cut from 8/1 into 6/1 this week. Hills have also trimmed the odds of Snow falling on the houses of Parliament on General Election day and it is 8/1 (from 10/1) that a flake falls over the 24hrs of 12th December.
In 2018 ITV did not get their money’s worth as the big money signing, Noel Edmonds, was the first celebrity to be voted off the show and William Hill are seeing a number of bets for this year’s top earner to share a similar fate. Hills are currently 7/1 that Caitlyn Jenner is the first Celebrity to leave the jungle, with Adele Roberts the favourite at 11/4. Meanwhile Ian Wright (5/2) and James Haskell (9/2 from 5/1) are the two favourites to be crowned King of the jungle.
As the rain continues to fall at Cheltenham William Hill can report a big gamble on Monsieur Lecoq to win the Greatwood and the odds have been slashed from 9/1 to 6/1. “This is a decent gamble, I only wish I had thought of it earlier,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.
Bookmakers William Hill can report the first serious move for a contestant as punters lump on Jacqueline Jossa to win I’m A Celebrity and her odds have halved from 12/1 into 6/1.
William Hill can report a significant punt on Chris Ramsey being voted off Strictly this weekend and he is the 8/13 favourite to go. His nearest challenger is Emma at 3/1 and Michelle is offered at 11/2. Meanwhile Kelvin Fletcher is the red hot 4/7 favourite to be crowned champion.
It has been a good few days for the Conservative Party and the Farage announcement is the icing on the cake. In less than 48 hrs the odds of a Conservative Party majority has collapsed from 11/10 to 1/2, whilst a Labour majority is now a 20/1 outsider.
Bookies William Hill are offering just 6/1 that I’m A Celebrity decide to pull Roman Kemp from this year’s show over historical social media posts. “Producers booted Jack Maynard off the show for similar offences, so it could be that they feel obliged to pull Roman Kemp,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.
It has been a great day for the Conservative party with punters lumping on a Conservative majority. In fact the odds have collapsed from 11/10 to 4/5, with 91% of all bets for the Conservative party.