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BGC: "Safer Gambling Week was such a huge success"

Everyone in the entire UK and Ireland iGaming industry banded together to promote responsible gambling for Safer Gambling Week 2021 from the 1st November until 7th November 2021. From this campaign, t...

17th nov 2021
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Videoslots win casino operator of the year at SiGMA 2021

With over 6,000 games on its catelogue, Videoslots is a huge no wagering casino that is constantly growing with various partnerships with the most recent being Synot Games. Therefore it comes as no su...

16th nov 2021
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GambleAware awards 250K for female-focused gambling research

The winner of the £250,000 grant for GambleAware's research project has been announced this week. The latest grant will fund research into problem gambling regarding women. It was awarded to a team le...

15th nov 2021
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Book of Dead ranked PlayOJO's highest paying slot of October

Throughout the month of Halloween, one slot came out on top at PlayOJO as the highest paying slot throughout the month. Despite being released in 2016, Play'n GO's Book of Dead, also known as Rich Wil...

15th nov 2021
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Play'n GO: "focus on entertainment, fun, and player safety"

Last week, the entire UK and Irish iGaming industry focused on promoting responsible gambling through Safer Gambling Week 2021. The aim of the week was to raise awareness on how to gamble safely and t...

10th nov 2021
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PokerStars partners with Women Who Code

One of the most popular no wagering casinos, PokerStars, has entered a monumental partnership with the organisation Women Who Code to highlight female representation within the gaming industry....

4th nov 2021
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UKGC praises 'successful implementation' of credit card ban

Back in April 2020, the credit card ban came into effect in the United Kingdom. This essentially banned the use of credit cards to fund gambling in all forms whether it's on a scratchcard or at a no w...

4th nov 2021
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BGC: Safer Gambling "our top priority all year round"

From the 1st November until 7th November, Safer Gambling Week 2021 kicks off and focuses on promoting responsible gambling. Safer Gambling Week has been running every year since 2017 and keeps growing...

3rd nov 2021
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Gordon Moody and WhysUp collaborate for gambling awareness programme

The two groups are teaming up on a new programme Just in time for Safer Gambling Week 2021, Gordon Moody and WhyUp have teamed up to create a gambling awareness programme to inform people on how to ga...

1st nov 2021
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UK Slot restrictions to come into effect 31st October 2021

Back in February 2021, The Gambling Commission announced new slot restrictions that would come into effect by October 2021 and the time has finally come. From 23:59 on Sunday 31st October 2021, online...

29th oct 2021
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GamCare: Loot boxes are a growing concern

With the Gambling Act currently undergoing a much-needed review to bring it up to date, GamCare is examining loot boxes and skins betting to see how harmful they are to young people under the age of 1...

4th nov 2021
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BGC: “Safer Gambling Week 2021 will be even better”

Safer Gambling Week 2021 is set to be held both online and in land-based casinos from the 1st to 7th November 2021 with all of the iGaming industry coming together to raise awareness for it. The Betti...

26th oct 2021