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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...

30 Nov 2020

Wales announce further restrictions on hospitality.

At his press conference this lunchtime the Welsh First Minister, Mark Drakeford, has announced further restrictions on the Welsh hospitality industry.From Friday (4th December) pubs, cafes and restaurants, will be banned from selling alcohol and...

26 Nov 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - New tiers announced for England

The Government have now published a full list of the regions in England and their respective tiers from Wednesday 2nd December.A link to the full list can be found here. Only the Isle of Wight, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly are deemed to be &lsqu...

17 Nov 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - Insurance case moves to Supreme Court

We have previously reported on the progress of the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) Court action to resolve contractual uncertainty in business interruption (BI) insurance cover.On 15th September the FCA published news confirming the Co...