At the 33rd Annual Conference of the International Association of Gaming Advisors held at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London on 20 June 2013, David Clifton chaired a Debate, the motion for which was “Unregulated social gaming operators represent a major threat to consumers and licensed real gambling operators alike”.
Suzanne Davies summarises the Government’s proposals to change the planning rules to allow new permitted development rights for changes of use
David Clifton comments in a Betting Business Interactive article on Barking & Dagenham Council’s proposal to use planning processes to restrict the number of betting shops whilst the Government is at the same time relaxing the use classes to allow betting shops to open in premises with other use class classifications.
The UK Gambling Commission published on its website this month a report it commissioned entitled ‘Exploring Social Gambling: Scoping, Classification and Evidence Review,’.
More on the ongoing EMRO and Late Night Levy debate from David Clifton
Suzanne Davies summarises the proposals set out in the Government’s recently published consultation paper entitled “Pub companies and tenants”