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Safer bet


At the airport waiting for a flight back to the UK, George Ferguson fell into conversation with a young Geordie who had been on holiday for a few days. He was celebrating having unexpectedly won $450,000 (£247,000) playing roulette. 'Buy property', the president sagely advised him.

But on Newcastle Quayside rather than in Nevada's finest.

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