Friday, February 23, 2024


ICE 2023 is 85% full – nine months ahead of show opening

ICE London 85 percent full for 2023 event
The 2023 edition of ICE London, which will take place across 7th/8th/9th February is on course to match the physical size of the 2020 event with 85% of available stand space already booked. The demand has been driven by the positive experience of exhibitors attending in April coupled with the return of the major suppliers to the land-based sector.

ICE confirms international calibre as industry buyers from 158 jurisdictions register for the big return

Stuart Hunter ICE London
Buyers mean business as 5,000 meetings confirmed using ICE app

Former UK Parliamentary Adviser among new YGAM recruits

Former UK Parliamentary Adviser among new YGAM recruits
The Young Gamers and Gamblers Education Trust (YGAM) which continues to expand its reach delivering the ‘Young People’s Gambling Harm Prevention Programme: Education, Training, Support’ has bolstered its resources with...

YGAM’s Student Hub website receives NUS endorsement as universities return

YGAM’s Student Hub website receives NUS endorsement as universities return
The National Union of Students (NUS) which represents 7 million individuals engaged in higher and further education has welcomed the launch of YGAM’s new Student Hub website which has been developed to raise awareness...

YGAM and Betknowmore UK launch Safer Gambling Training programme

YGAM-authentic-training Betknowmore
Leading charities the Young Gamers & Gamblers Education Trust (YGAM) and Betknowmore UK have joined forces to launch Safer Gambling Training, a purposeful new programme to provide gambling industry employees with...

YGAM act on independent evaluation findings in order to improve engagement with BAME communities

ClearView Research (CVR) the audience insight consultancy which produced the widely respected ‘Gambling: a young BAME perspective’ on behalf of GambleAware and includes the NHS, unicef and the Vodafone Foundation...

YGAM announce partnership with UNISON

YGAM Unison
National charity Young Gamers & Gamblers Education Trust (YGAM) has partnered with UNISON, the UKs largest trade union, to provide their members with expert training on gambling and gaming-related harms...

YGAM founders say the Experts By Experience strategy could achieve more with a diverse spread of perspectives

Lee Willows, Chief Executive and co-founder of YGAM, has proposed that Experts by Experience initiatives might warrant a range of different voices that are representative of the totality of the gambling experience...

YGAM launch ‘Parent Hub’ as university research highlights loot box danger amongst children

YGAM Parent Hub
National charity, YGAM has joined with research teams from Newcastle and Loughborough Universities to help parents and carers understand the danger of loot boxes...

Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons praises the courage, kindness and vision of YGAM founders on tenth anniversary of tragic loss

YGAM Deputy Speaker
Dame Rosie Winterton, MP for Doncaster Central and Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons, has praised the work of YGAM co-founders Anne and Keith Evans...

‘Making a positive difference’:  YGAM undergraduate apprentice, Nadia Tarik, reflects on a year studying and working for social change

YGAM Nadia Tarik undergraduate apprentice social change
In 2019 23-year old Nadia Tarik made history when she was among the first students to participate in the ground-breaking apprenticeship degree course in Social Change...

Leading British politician praises YGAM for being ‘a leading example of how charities have innovated’

YGAM charities Maskell Shadow Minister
YGAM, the national education charity which works to raise awareness of gambling and gaming related harms, has been recognised by Shadow Minister Rachael Maskell...

YGAM and GamCare go digital to deliver world class education programme despite Covid-19

Leading charities YGAM (The Young Gamers and Gamblers Education Trust) and GamCare have risen to the challenges caused by the Covid-19 pandemic by...

YGAM welcomes former Gambling Commission executive as Head of External Affairs

YGAM Daniel Bliss External Affairs
YGAM, the national charity that works to inform, educate and safeguard young people against problematic gambling and social gaming, has confirmed the appointment...

YGAM salutes its supporters at ‘exceptional’ ICE London

YGAM supporters ICE London
YGAM, the charity that works to educate and safeguard young people against problematic gambling and social gaming enjoyed what co-founder and CEO, Lee Willows described as an ‘exceptional' edition of ICE London. The charity which has ambitious targets to engage with 600,000 young and vulnerable...

ICE London presents us with the best possible platform to raise awareness – states YGAM Chief Executive

Lee Willows YGAM ICE London
Speaking ahead of YGAM’s presence as part of the Consumer Protection Zone at ICE London (CPZ-3), Lee Willows added: "For the second year running, YGAM is one of the official charity partners to ICE London and I am extremely grateful to the team at Clarion Gaming for providing us with a stand and helping us to...

YGAM take responsibility arguments to ICE London

ICR - ICE prestigious awards YGAM 4%
The Young Gamblers Education Trust (YGAM) has made history by becoming the first charity partner of ICE London (6th – 8th February, ExCeL, London, UK). Ahead of taking his place at the world’s largest gambling technology event, YGAM founder and chief executive, Lee Willows explains the independent charity’s ambitions which include working with at least 100,000 young people over...

Young Gamblers Education Trust confirmed as first ICE London charity partner

Lee Willows ICE Charity YGAM
ICE London has once again broken new ground by appointing its first ever charity partner. The Young Gamblers Education Trust (YGAM), an independent registered charity whose stated aims are to inform, educate and safeguard young people against problematic gambling, has accepted the invitation extended by the world’s largest gaming technology event which takes place across 6 – 8 February,...

ICE London visitors win trip to Paradise

ICE London trip to paradise
Clarion Gaming has ripped up its own rule book by declaring not one, but two winning entries for its #myparadice trip competition run through social media. Such was the quality of entries that the organisers of the world’s biggest gaming technology event (6th - 8th February, ExCeL London, UK) have named Gambling education charity, YGAM and Netherlands based ICE visitor,...