Archive | December, 2021

BGC Report highlights significant contributions made to communities, the economy & sport by the UK betting & gaming industry

A new BGC report (that you can download below) has underlined the significant contribution that the regulated betting and gaming industry makes to communities, the economy and sport. Commenting on this, the BGC has said: A new report has underlined the significant contribution that the regulated betting and gaming industry makes to communities, the economy […]

UKHospitality ‘Plan B’ Guidance & FAQs being constantly updated

UKHospitality has published Facts and Questions (FAQs) for hospitality businesses in England (arising from the Prime Minister’s 8th December 2021 confirmation of a move to ‘Plan B’), containing the latest details from Government that are updated regularly to help hospitality businesses understand: current Covid-secure measures and restrictions and how aspects of the new guidance could […]

This year’s UKGC Compliance & Enforcement Report – different from last year’s but just as essential reading material as always

As indicated by Gambling Commission’s CEO, Andrew Rhodes, in response to a question posed by David Clifton at the 9th Annual GambleAware Conference, the Commission has today (9 December 2021) published its Enforcement & Compliance Report 2020-21 (a copy of which you can download below but see our ‘Important Note’ below). IMPORTANT NOTE: It is apparent […]

UK licensed operators should take note of both keynotes at the 9th Annual GambleAware Conference

Yesterday (8 December 2021) David Clifton attended GambleAware’s 9th Annual Conference on the theme of ‘Collaboration in the Prevention of Gambling Harms’. The keynote speakers were: Gambling Minister, Chris Philp MP, who said that: it will be a few months yet before the Gambling Review White Paper will be published, despite previous indications that this would […]

Gambless Annual Report makes for interesting reading

Gambless is a multi-language mobile app: created by a team of psychologists, first released in September 2020, developed and fully funded by Mindspa Health without receiving any contribution from the gambling industry, and designed to prevent problem gambling and to support people affected by gambling addiction with a holistic mental health approach. After spending more than […]