Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Tag: Bill

Storm Gareth hits Herne Bay Pier with £15,000 repair bill

Herne Bay Pier
Herne Bay Pier has started an online crowdfunding campaign after Storm Gareth left it facing a repair bill of almost £15,000. Not only was it was hit by gusts of up to 65 miles per hour, the wind also blew in the perfect direction to cause devastation to the pier’s walkway and its vintage carousel amusement ride. Although the pier’s structure...

Ireland aim for “big beast” independent regulator by 2020

Ireland, Gambling, Control, Bill, politics
The Gambling Control Bill first proposed almost half a decade ago is finally set to move forward this year as Ireland’s minister of state aims to set-up a 100- employee-strong regulator for the industry by 2020. After almost five frustrating years of feet-dragging and delays, Ireland’s Fine Gael goverment is finally getting itself on track to launch an independent regulator...