Archive | June, 2021

Interim Chief Executive of the UKGC is announced

The Gambling Commission has today (10 June 2021) announced the appointment of Andrew Rhodes as its Interim Chief Executive following the sudden resignation of Neil McArthur in March this year. The Gambling Commission Board decided at that time to recruit for an interim CEO in order to allow the successor to current Chairman Bill Moyes, […]

Calorie Labelling Coming Your Way Soon

Sadly all good things must come to an end. Having had the privilege and pleasure of writing the Pub & Bar Magazine legal page for close to ten years, we have concluded that, as the pandemic restrictions are relaxed, a fresh start for the pub and bar sector merits a fresh start for the Pub […]

UK licensed gambling operators must take note of new UKGC warnings

The Gambling Commission has today (3 June 2021) published a press release relating to gambling operator data reflecting the period between March 2020 and April 2021, entitled “Impact of Covid-19 on gambling behaviour – operator data from April 21”. Within the press release, the Commission: asks UK licensed operators to bear in mind that “people […]

GambleAware’s new five-year Organisational Strategy 2021-26 (and more)

A week after publication of its new five-year Organisational Strategy 2021-26 (that you can download below), GambleAware has published the following ‘introduction’ from its new CEO, Zoë Osmond: An Introduction from our CEO Zoë Osmond My first couple of months as CEO of GambleAware have been particularly busy. We published our new 5-year strategy at the […]