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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
Nicole Garrett
Head of Policy and Regulatory Affairs
Michael Dugher
Chief Executive Officer
Wes Himes
Executive Director for Standards and Innovation
Joff Cooke
Chief Operating Officer
Kevin Schofield
Director of Communications and Digital
Michael Denoual
Deputy Director of Communications and Digital
Camilla Toogood
Head of Public Affiars
Gary Follis
Executive Director for Corporate Affairs
Stella Dalton
Policy and Regulatory Affairs Manager
Betting and Gaming Council News
Betting and Gaming Council welcomes betting ad opt out on facebook
19 Nov 2021
The BGC have been working closely with Facebook over the past year and hope to come up with even more new tools in the future for those who want to see fewer betting ads. read more »

Betting and Gaming Council launches new Safer Gambling campaign
15 Oct 2021
BGC believes "Take Time To Think" will be effective by encouraging customers to pause and consider the safer gambling tools operators provide, such as deposit limits, time-outs and self-exclusion. read more »

BGC welcomes new Secretary of State for DCMS
17 Sep 2021
Nadine Dorries was announced as the new Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. read more »