Enforcement

18 Jan 2021

Covid 19 - What you need to know - Scotland Increase Restrictions

The Scottish Government has further strengthened restrictions in Scotland in order to stem the increase in Covid Infections.In a statement announcing the new restrictions the First Minister stated:“The situation we face in relation to th...

06 Jan 2021

Covid 19 - New Lockdown Regulations Published

Following the Prime Ministers announcement on Monday evening, the Regulations bringing into law the new lockdown have been published and come into force today.A copy of the Regulations can be found here. These regulations amend the existing Heal...

08 Dec 2020

Gambling - Ofcom rules on ITV competition investigation

On Monday (7th December) Ofcom confirmed the outcome of an investigation into ITV prize competitions which ran between 2016 and 2019. The investigation commenced after ITV discovered that between 2016 and 2019 a number of postal votes were not inc...

08 Dec 2020

Age limit for playing the National lottery to rise to 18 in October 2021

The Government has pledged a "major and wide-ranging review" of the gambling industry, it will be canvassing views on the legislation in the form of a call for evidence, which will run for 16 weeks until the end of March 2021.In the meantime, th...

03 Dec 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - Welsh Regulations Published

Following the First Minister’s announcement on Monday Regulations have now been published which will impose new restrictions on Welsh Hospitality businesses from 6pm on Friday (4th December 2020).The new Regulations will require specified ...

30 Nov 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - 3 Tier Regulations published

The Government have this afternoon published regulations to implement the new system of three tiers in England from 2nd December.The new regulations will be the subject of a vote in Parliament tomorrow, if approved they will remain until 3rd Feb...