Since Winston Churchill established the Tote in 1927 it has transformed into Totepool and Totesport, with Betfred buying the Totesport brand in 2011.

It has since become one of the leading sponsors of horse racing in the UK and continues to have its roots firmly fixed in the sport. Offering the popular Totepool bets such as the Scoop6, Placepot and Jackpot alongside a full and comprehensive fixed-odds service covering not just racing, but football, golf, tennis and a whole host of other sports and specials.

You can join up today with their £25 free bet offer for new customers. Just place your first bet of up to £25 in cash, at any odds, and should it be a loser, Totesport will refund your stake as a free bet to use at

In this section of the site we shall be reviewing bookmakers against the criteria we know matters most to you. We will be looking at the odds, the offers, the sign-up bonus, the customer service and the range of sports and betting markets available to you as a customer

2017 marks Betfred’s 50 year anniversary as a business, and as one of the most trusted sports bookmakers in the UK, we certainly recommend signing up with their Bet £10 Get £30 in free bets to use at Betfred Sports welcome offer for new customers. Their trademark Double Delight and Hat-Trick Heaven offer in selected matches, both pre-match and now in-play, has completely revolutionised first goal scorer betting on football.

Their Acca Insurance also allows you to place a five or more fold football match accumulator (odds per leg of 1/3 or greater) on selected leagues, and if one team lets you down, Betfred will refund your stake as a free bet up to £10 to use at Betfred Sports.

Plus, Betfred have CashOut available on a huge range of football, golf and horse racing markets, meaning you no longer have to wait for your bet to finish for a chance at pocketing some profit.