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A look at gambling behaviours among Black and Minority Ethnic Communities

This month, we’ve taken the opportunity to delve into the results of our quarterly telephone survey from 2020 to see how gambling behaviours differ (if at all) amongst Black and Minority Ethnic Communities (BAME), compared to the overall population.

22 October 2021 - Communications.

New joiners to the National Lottery Team

With a busy recruitment market at the moment and a huge amount of competition for talent, we wanted to share some stories of our newest joiners to explore what attracted them to the Gambling Commission as an employer and how they are finding their new roles.

22 October 2021 - Communications.

New standards for complaints process puts consumers first

From 31 October 2018, we’re introducing some new standards for alternative dispute resolution (ADR) providers in the gambling industry.

22 October 2021 - Communications.

How gambling fits into people's lives

In this time of accelerated digital growth, the world we all live in is changing beyond all recognition.

22 October 2021 - Communications.

Facebook lotteries: A bit of fun or a potential risk?

You may have seen lotteries or raffles being promoted on social media such as Facebook, but this doesn’t mean that they are being ran legally. Be careful to check you are not running or participating in an illegal lottery.

22 October 2021 - Communications.

What motivates people to gamble?

We wanted to learn more about what motivates people to gamble and how gambling fits into their lives.

22 October 2021 - Communications.

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