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Seaside resorts get £40m government funding boost

Coinslot - Seaside government funding
The Government’s Coastal Communities scheme has issued its latest round of funding with amusements industry projects among those receiving support. The resorts of Blackpool, Southport and Hunstanton will be leading the charge.   Traditional seaside amusement resorts across England are set to benefit from a multi-million pound cash boost from the latest round of funding of the government’s Coastal Communities Fund. Piers,...

Influential PwC research shows the full extent of industry’s economic contributions

Coinslot - PWC research bacta 2017
The UK amusements and low stake gaming industry contributes close to £2bn to UK GDP, supports the employment of 34,000 people and pays some £270m of MGD and machine VAT, according to the highlights of a body of economic impact research conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) on behalf of bacta. The purpose of the research was to provide a fact-base...