John Whittingdale exits DCMS in potential blow for gambling industry

MP hired to oversee the UK’s Gambling Act 2005 review becomes latest casualty of Boris Johnson’s cabinet reshuffle

The MP in charge of the Gambling Act 2005 review has been removed from his role as ministerial lead on gambling and lotteries following Boris Johnson’s latest cabinet reshuffle. John Whittingdale had been serving as Minister of State for Media and Data in the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) since February 2020.…

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