Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Tag: Mims Davies

No but yeah: Morgan takes up post as culture secretary

Nicky Morgan DCMS
In little over 18 months the DCMS has been led by four different secretaries of state, with Nicky Morgan, MP for Loughborough, the latest minister to come..

Rebecca Pow appointed gambling minister

Rebecca Pow Gambling Minister
The government has confirmed the reappointment of Rebecca Pow, MP for Taunton Deane, as the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for arts, heritage and..

Mims Davies leaves DCMS post

davies dcms
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...

Government mulls over raising scratchcard and lottery age limit

Scratchcards age limit
Under 18s could be barred from purchasing scratchcards and lottery tickets as the government launches age-limit consultation ahead of the bidding process..

Medics call for compulsory levy

Medics call compulsory tax levy problem gambling
The authors of a new medical report say that a mandatory tax on gambling revenue is required to mitigate problem-gambling costs to the health service..

Davies heralds release of new GamCom strategy

House of Commons Mims Davies
In a lengthy address to stakeholders, DCMS minister Mims Davies said the regulator’s new policies would allow “swift progress” in administering responsible gambling protocol.

Bacta meet with the Minister and explore industry road map

Bacta Delegation meet Gambling Minister Mims Davies
A senior Bacta delegation met last week with the Gambling Minister Mims Davies and her Civil Service advisers...

Mim’s the Word: Government looking at additional player protections for B3s

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Speaking during a parliamentary reception held by Bacta last week, Mims Davies, the new minister for Sport, Civil Society and Loneliness, confirmed that her

Mims Davies named Minister for Sport and Civil Society

DCMS plaque Mims Davies Peter Hannibal appointed
Prime Minister Theresa May has moved to replace Tracey Crouch after she dramatically quit as sports minister last week in protest over delays in bringing in reductions to maximum stakes on FOBTs. Mims Davies, 43, is..