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Betting and Gaming Council

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

1st Floor
90 Chancery Lane
London, England WC2A 1EU
United Kingdom

Main Phone:
+44 20-7434-2111


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Brigid Simmonds
Wes Himes
Executive Director for Standards and Innovation
Michael Dugher
Chief Executive Officer
David Willetts
Director of Communications and Digital
Joff Cooke
Chief Operating Officer
Alex Reeves
Head of Public Affairs
Michael Denoual
Deputy Director of Communications and Digital
Stella Dalton
Policy and Regulatory Affairs Manager
Gary Follis
Executive Director for Corporate Affairs
Betting and Gaming Council News
BGC urges new UK culture secretary to finalize White Paper
9 Feb 2023
Standards body the Betting and Gaming Council congratulated Lucy Frazer MP on becoming the new Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, and urged her to publish the Gambling White Paper without delay. read more »

World Cup drives illegal sports betting activity in UK
26 Jan 2023
In December alone 250,000 people visited unregulated, black market sites compared to around 80,000 during the same month the previous year, with a similar jump in November. read more »

APCW Perspectives: Stories from Germany, Holland, and the UK
13 Jan 2023
We discuss news from Germany, Holland, and the U.K. Stories involve the Dutch Gaming Authority, the U.K. Advertising Standards Authority, and the Betting and Gaming Council. read more »