LORDS

Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry Committee - timeline

Appointment

The House of Lords agreed to appoint a Select Committee on the Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry on 13 June 2019.

Timetable

Tuesday 18 June

The Committee met in private. 

Tuesday 25 June

The Committee met in private.

Wednesday 3 July

The Committee met in private

Tuesday 9 July

The Committee met in private

Public Evidence Sessions

Tuesday 16 July

Watch the 16 July evidence session
Read the 16 July evidence session transcript (Panel 1)

At 3.20pm

  • Tim Baxter, Deputy Director, Healthy Behaviours, Department of Health and Social Care
  • Julie Carney, Head of Gambling and Lotteries, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
  • Beth Hiles, Interim Head of Gambling Policy, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
  • Richard Vaughan, Deputy Director of the Life Skills Division in the Education Standards Directorate, Department for Education

Tuesday 23 July

Watch the 23rd July evidence session
Read the 23rd July evidence session transcript (Panel 2)
Read the 23rd July evidence session transcript (Panel 3)

At 3.20pm

  • Professor Jim Orford, Emeritus Professor of Clinical and Community Psychology, University of Birmingham
  • Dr Heather Wardle, Assistant Professor, London School of Hygiene &Tropical Medicine

At 4.20pm

  • Dr Anna van der Gaag, Chair, Advisory Board for Safer Gambling
  • Tim Miller, Executive Director, Gambling Commission

Tuesday 3 September

Watch the 3rd September evidence session
Read the 3 September evidence session transcript (Panel 4)
Read the 3 September evidence session transcript (Panel 5)

At 3.30pm

  • Sir Alan Budd GBE, former Chairman, Gambling Review Body
  • Dan Waugh, Partner, Regulus Partners

At 4.30pm

  • Susanna FitzGerald QC, Barrister and former Trustee, GamCare
  • Dr Julia Hörnle, Professor of Internet Law, Queen Mary, University of London

Tuesday 8 October

Watch the 8th October evidence session
Read the 8th October evidence session transcript (Panel 6)

At 3.20pm

  • Owen Baily
  • Alex Macey
  • Tony Parente
  • Michelle Singlehurst

Tuesday 29 October

Watch the 29th October evidence session

At 3.20pm

  • Marc Etches, Chief Executive, GambleAware
  • Kate Lampard CBE, Chair of Trustees, GambleAware

At 4.20pm

  • John White, Chief Executive, BACTA
  • Jason Frost, former President, BACTA

Tuesday 5 November

Watch the 5th November evidence session

At 3.05pm

  • Simon Thomas, Chief Executive and Chairman, Hippodrome Casino London
  • John O'Reilly, Chief Executive, Rank Group

At 4.05pm

  • Miles Baron, Chief Executive, Bingo Association
  • Phil Cronin, Chief Executive, Tombola
  • Simon Wykes, Transition Director, Gamesys Group