Posts tagged with ‘UK’

  • Johnson breaks UK industry hearts with lockdown easing postponement

    By Casino International on July 31, 2020
    England’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson has broken casino industry hearts by announcing that, due to spikes in COVID-19 infection across the country, lockdown easing would not be going ahead as planned on 1st August. The PM revealed in a press briefing that casinos, bowling alleys, skating rinks and other ‘close contact’ services must remain closed until at least 15th August. […]
  • UK Gambling Commission asks for ‘tighter measures’

    By Casino International on May 20, 2020
    The UK Gambling Commission has issued new guidance for online operators. It ensures that consumers are further protected following the publication of new evidence that shows some gamblers maybe at greater risk of harm during lockdown. Included in the guidance is the need for affordability checks, prevention of reverse withdrawals and restrictions on bonus offers. The new guidance follows the […]
  • Inspired’s Virtual Grand National a huge hit!

    By Casino International on April 7, 2020
    4.8 million viewers tuned in to watch the Virtual Grand National 2020 created by Inspired Entertainment, Inc. the company reports. Potters Corner won the virtual race, but the real winner was NHS Charities Together, the UK National Health Service organisation that will receive the event’s approximately £2.6 million in profits, donated by Inspired and all bookmaker operators as part of […]