Friday, December 3, 2021

Tag: Department for Digital Culture Media and Sports

Mims Davies leaves DCMS post

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Mims Davies has left the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport for the Department of Work and Pensions as the government's ministerial shuffle continues. Mims Davies will leave her position as parliamentary under secretary of state at the DCMS to join the Department of Work and Pensions. Davies was appointed Minister for Sport and Civil Society in November 2018, replacing...

A new Civil Society: Government seeks long-term collaboration with private sector

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A new Civil Society Strategy envisions collaboration between business and community leaders. For some of the amusements sector on the high street, that’ll be a first. Last week saw the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport unveil a new vision for Civil Society in the UK - the first scheme of its kind for fifteen years. The strategy,which will be...

GBG announce priority issues and extend open invitation to new Secretary of state

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Strategic body, the Gambling Business Group,has contacted Jeremy Wright QC congratulating him on his appointment as Secretary of State for Digital,Culture,Media and Sport (DCMS) and identifying a list of priority issues impacting the development of the industry as a socially responsible provider of gambling entertainment. GBG chief executive officer Peter Hannibal said: “The appointment of a new Secretary of State...

GBG host UK government department at ICE

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Peter Hannibal, CEO of the influential cross-sector, Gambling Business Group (GBG), has described the introduction of the Consumer Protection Zone at ICE London, as a much needed and powerful initiative.   Speaking in the week following ICE London, he said: "I would like to congratulate Clarion Gaming’s Managing Director Kate Chambers and her team for putting on yet another fantastic edition...