UK government gives go-ahead for casinos to reopen on 1 August

BGC hails government climb down as green light provides hope for reduced job losses

Land-based casinos can finally reopen in England from 1 August, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has confirmed. The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) has welcomed the government U-turn as a major boost for the UK tourism and hospitality sector as it looks to recover from the damaging effects of the coronavirus pandemic. The trade body…

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