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Correspondence between the APPG Chair and the Gambling Commission on the National Lottery

The Chair, Carolyn Harris MP, has written to the Interim Chief Executive of the Gambling Commission, Andrew Rhodes, about the Fourth National Lottery License Competition and prevention of gambling-related harm during the Third National Lottery License.

The Gambling Commission’s response can be found here.

Letter to the Minister of State for Media and Data from the GRH APPG and PGR on Gambling Advertising

The Chair, Carolyn Harris MP, has written jointly with the Chair of the Peers for Gambling Reform, the Rt Hon. The Lord Foster of Bath, to the Minister of State for Media and Data, the Rt Hon. John Whittingdale OBE MP, on the impact of gambling advertising.

The Chair’s letter can be found here, the Minister’s response here and the Chair’s reply here.

Letter to the Minister of State for Media and Data from the GRH APPG and PGR on new forms on Online Gambling

The Chair, Carolyn Harris MP, has written jointly with the Chair of the Peers for Gambling Reform, the Rt Hon. The Lord Foster of Bath, to the Minister of State for Media and Data, the Rt Hon. John Whittingdale OBE MP, following the recent session on emerging harms from online gambling.

Response from the Minister of State for Media and Data to the GRH APPG and PGR’s letter calling for an Independent Public Inquiry into collapse of Football Index

Further to our letter of 13th April to the Prime Minister in which Members of the APPG and the Peers for Gambling Reform – joined by a range of other supportive Parliamentarians – called for an independent public inquiry into the collapse of Football Index, we have now received a response from the Minister of State for Media and Data – the Rt Hon. John Whittingdale OBE MP.

Minutes from the 4th March Meeting of the APPG

Please click here to download the minutes from the 4th March 2021 Meeting of the APPG.

Minutes from the 25th February Meeting of the APPG

Please click here to download the minutes from the 25th February 2021 Meeting of the APPG.

Letter from the GRH APPG and PGR to the Prime Minister calling for an Independent Public Inquiry into collapse of Football Index

Please find here a letter from Members of the GRH APPG – joint with the Peers for Gambling Reform and joined by other supportive Parliamentarians – to the Prime Minister calling for an independent public inquiry into the collapse of Football Index.

Minutes from the 25th February Annual General Meeting of the APPG

Please click here to download the minutes from the 25th February 2021 Annual General Meeting of the APPG.

Please click here to download a copy of the 2020 – 2021 Income and Expenditure Statement approved by the Group at the AGM.

Minutes from the 2nd February Meeting of the APPG

Please click here to download the minutes from the 2nd February 2021 Meeting of the APPG.

Letter from the Group to the Secretary of State calling for a Public Inquiry into Football Index

Please find here a letter from the Group to the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, The Rt Hon. Oliver Dowden CBE MP, calling for a public inquiry into the circumstances of the collapse of Football Index.