Archive | November, 2019

Standards, priorities, opportunities

An article by David Clifton entitled “Standards, priorities, opportunities” has been published  today by US-based CDC Gaming Reports as part of its regular Tottenham Report feature. You can download it below. The article picks up on a speech entitled “Raising Standards: Our Priorities, Your Opportunities” delivered at a conference in Malta on 30 October 2019 by Neil McArthur, […]

BGC launches with the announcement of five core safer gambling commitments

Today has witnessed the launch of the Betting and Gaming Council (“BGC”), a replacement trade body for the Remote Gambling Association and the Association of British Bookmakers that represents 90% of the gambling sector (excluding lotteries), as reported by us in July. Announcing the launch, the BGC’s Chairman, Brigid Simmonds OBE, has said: Today, I’m delighted to announce […]

Changes to Gambling Commission online service

Two important communications are contained in today’s fortnightly e-Bulletin from the Commission. The first is entitled “Update – Do it online: All services moving online from 1 November 2019” and states as follows: In September we informed you that from 1 November 2019 we will no longer accept hard or emailed copies of applications that can […]