Gambling Related Harm APPG

First Registered: 13/02/2019 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To address the issues associated with gambling related harm.

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Recent Documents related to Gambling Related Harm

1. Gambling-related harm
15/03/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: Number CDP-2019/0068, 15 March 2019 Gambling-related harm By John Woodhouse Maria Lalic Rachael Harker

2. Gambling-related Harm
04/09/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: Briefing Eren Waitzman | 4 September 2019 Gambling-related Harm QSD on 11 September 2019 Summary On 11

3. Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry
05/03/2020 - Inquiry: Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry - Gambling Industry Committee
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Found: brains when we gamble? Is it useful to compare gambling with taking drugs, for example? The current

4. Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry
30/04/2020 - Inquiry: Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry - Gambling Industry Committee
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Found: need to for a particular reason. Although the Gambling Act 2005 includes protection of children and “other

5. Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry
11/03/2020 - Inquiry: Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry - Gambling Industry Committee
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Found: at the age of 23 after a six year struggle with gambling addiction. My evidence is based on 6 years of

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Recent Speeches related to Gambling Related Harm

1. Gambling-related Harms
14/10/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: made of the report by Public Health England Gambling-related harms evidence review, published on 30 September - Speech Link
2: declare my interests as a vice-chair of Peers for Gambling Reform. I thank Public Health England and all - Speech Link

2. Gambling-Related Harm
19/03/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: move,That this House has considered gambling-related harm.It is nice to see you—a Portonian—in - Speech Link

3. Gambling and Lotteries
08/12/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: what you said.The Gambling Act has been the basis of virtually all gambling regulation in the UK since - Speech Link

4. Gambling and Lotteries
14/12/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: first part of our comprehensive review of the Gambling Act. It will be a wide-ranging and evidence-led - Speech Link
2: gambles each month and, for the majority of people, gambling is a fun and carefree leisure activity. It is - Speech Link
3: vulnerable people and their families from gambling-related harm. We will look at whether we should introduce - Speech Link

5. Gambling
07/01/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: evidence on the public health harms relating to gambling and their social and economic burden. Publication - Speech Link
2: been committed to gambling-related harm by 2023. How much do the NHS problem gambling clinics cost the - Speech Link
3: difficult to tease out the specific costs related to gambling harm, particularly on health and mental health - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Gambling Related Harm
1. Self-harm
asked by: Liz Twist
08/12/2020
... what assessment he has made of the potential merits of commissioning research to improve understanding of how to support people who self-harm without intending to take their own lives.

2. Self-harm
asked by: Liz Twist
17/11/2020
... what plans his Department has to work with NHS England to ensure that psychosocial assessments are undertaken for everyone who discloses self-harm (a) to their GP and (b) in any other clinical setting.

3. Self-harm
asked by: Jeremy Hunt
02/12/2020
... (b) 2019 and (c) 2020 on self-harm prevention.

4. Gambling
asked by: Lord Browne of Belmont
09/11/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government how many adult gaming centres are currently in operation in the UK.

5. Gambling
asked by: Philip Davies
18/11/2020
... how long it takes the Gambling Commission to approve an application from a charity for accreditation to receive LCCP RET contributions.

Latest Questions
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11 Current APPG Officers
Ronnie Cowan Portrait
Ronnie Cowan
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Inverclyde
Joined: 13th February 2019
Iain Duncan Smith Portrait
Iain Duncan Smith
Vice Chair
Conservative - Chingford and Woodford Green
Joined: 13th February 2019
3 APPG Memberships
Dark Skies , Dying Well , Magnitsky Sanctions
Lord Foster of Bath Portrait
Lord Foster of Bath
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 31st July 2019
3 APPG Memberships
Media , Publishing , Taiwan
Mark Hendrick Portrait
Mark Hendrick
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Preston
Joined: 24th February 2020
Sammy Wilson Portrait
Sammy Wilson
Vice Chair
Democratic Unionist Party - East Antrim
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Carolyn Harris MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4316.

Email: carolyn.harris.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Holly Ramsey, Interel Consulting UK, Greencoat House, 1 Francis Street, London SW1P 1DH. Tel: 020 7592 3822

Email: grh-appg@interelgroup.com

Group's Website:

http://grh-appg.com/

Benefits in Kind
Date
28 Jun 2019
Source
Interel
Description
Secretariat   From : 28/06/2019 To : 27/06/2020
Value
£12,001
Date
28 Jun 2018
Source
Interel
Description
Secretariat   From : 28/06/2018 To : 27/06/2019
Value
£12,001
Financial Benefits Received
Date
11 Jan 2021
Source
Derek Webb
Value
£30,000
Date
25 Jun 2020
Source
Derek Webb
Value
£30,000
Date
30 Jan 2020
Source
Derek Webb
Value
£30,000
Former APPG Officers
Stuart C McDonald Portrait
Stuart C McDonald
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
Joined: 13th February 2019
Departed: 10th March 2021
Iain Duncan Smith Portrait
Iain Duncan Smith
Vice Chair
Conservative - Chingford and Woodford Green
Joined: 13th February 2019
Departed: 24th February 2020
3 APPG Memberships
Dark Skies , Dying Well , Magnitsky Sanctions
None Portrait
Mr Iain Duncan Smith
Vice Chair
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Chadlington Portrait
Lord Chadlington
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 13th February 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Stuart C McDonald Portrait
Stuart C McDonald
Secretary
Scottish National Party - Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
Joined: 13th February 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 13th February 2019
Departed: 19th June 2019
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Liz McInnes Portrait
Liz McInnes
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Heywood and Middleton
Joined: 13th February 2019
Departed: 19th June 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Graham P Jones Portrait
Graham P Jones
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Hyndburn
Joined: 13th February 2019
Departed: 19th June 2019
No other APPG Memberships