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Betting and Gaming Council

The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) is the single industry association for betting and gaming, representing betting shops, online gaming businesses and casinos.

25 Buckingham Palace Road
London, England SW1W 0PP
United Kingdom

Main Phone:
+44 20-7434-2111


Social Media:

Brigid Simmonds
Betting and Gaming Council News
UK casinos begin to reopen
23 Nov 2020
Under the new arrangements, they will be allowed to stay open with some restrictions in place, including limits on customers, the removal of chairs and a ban on live sport being shown. read more »

Betting and Gaming Council pushing for casinos to reopen
2 Nov 2020
The Betting and Gaming Council has called on the government to take a “science-led approach” and allow casinos and betting shops to safely reopen when the latest England-wide COVID lockdown ends. read more »

BGC calls on department of business to intervene over closings
20 Oct 2020
The Government has been accused of behaving in an “ill-informed and arbitrary” way over the decision to order the closure of betting shops and casinos despite a lack of evidence that they contribute to the spread of COVID-19. read more »

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