The Gamling Bill passes through second reading

The Gambling Bill passed through its second reading this week, but the Government's plans to liberalise gambling laws were hit by a revolt of 29 Labour backbenchers. The Government's majority was halved to 74 as the bill was passed by 286 votes to 212. The bill faces an uncertain future as its opponents seek to make concessions during its committee stage.

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here

Email: planning.support@haymarket.com

Call: 020 8267 8121

Register

FREE

  • 14 days access to subscriber-only content

Register Now

Subscribe

Prices from £299 /pa*

  • Full access to placemakingresource.com for 12 months with its weekly email news bulletin
  • News of forthcoming placemaking projects
  • Expert advice on placemaking practice
  • Bespoke corporate packages available

Choose a Package

*plus VAT