Betting and Gaming Council News

2 Sep 2020
New measures aimed at further preventing under-18s from seeing gambling adverts online have been unveiled by the Betting and Gaming Council.
21 Aug 2020
New safety measures at the properties include Perspex screens, hand sanitisation stations, sophisticated track and trace regimes and strict social distancing guidelines.
21 Aug 2020
For Nevada, several resorts are fit to reopen, but some may not be able to come back from the losses that the COVID-19 closure had on them.
13 Aug 2020
Casinos had originally expected to open on 1 August but a last minute change by the U.K. Government scuppered their plans and cost them millions of pounds in set up costs.
17 Jul 2020
Following the U.K. government’s decision to give the green light to casinos to resume operations, the Betting and Gaming Council urges Scottish and Welsh governments to follow suit.
15 Jun 2020
The Betting and Gaming Council’s five largest members have confirmed that they will spend £100 million improving treatment services for problem gamblers.
1 May 2020
The U.K. Betting and Gaming Council has announced that their members have decided to stop all television and radio gambling advertising beginning next week.
28 Apr 2020
The U.K.’s largest betting and gaming operators in the regulated sector are set to voluntarily remove all TV and radio gaming advertising during the COVID-19 lock-down.