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Neil Platt of Beacon Counselling Trust to facilitate workshops at bacta SR Exchange

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Neil Platt of Beacon Counselling Trust to facilitate workshops at bacta SR Exchange
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With a packed programme and registration numbers increasing on a daily basis, the bacta SR exchange is on course for an engaging and highly productive event.

Social Responsibility is core to bacta’s mission and the SR Exchange has been conceived to bring together Social Responsibility professionals, Operators and their staff for an exchange of knowledge and experience.

It is anticipated that the free-to-attend event will bring new insight into the prevention and treatment of gambling-related harm. An entire afternoon at the Exchange will be devoted to a series of workshop sessions at which those at the front-line can share their views on what works, what doesn’t work, and why.

Neil Platt, Clinical Director at the Beacon Counselling Trust, will be a facilitator for two individual workshops under the banner: Sometimes it’s more than a game. The Beacon Counselling Trust is a mental health support provider delivering a wide range of community based programmes, through multiple locations across the North West and North Wales. The Trust has engaged with more than 5,000 patients in the last two years.

Neil is an extremely experienced and well respected mental health clinician with a wide range of qualifications in mental health and emotional wellbeing, having worked both nationally and internationally within this field. Neil leads on the Problematic Gambling Treatment and Support programme across the North West and North Wales, The Programme is commissioned through GambleAware and GamCare and will engage with over 2000 patients this year.

Neil also leads on the GamCare Big Deal Young People and Professionals education Programme across the North West. Neil is a Royal Society for Public Health tutor and lectures extensively in the UK and abroad.

Looking forward to the very first SR Exchange, Neil reveals: “I am extremely pleased to be part of the development team of the Sometimes it’s more than a game programme that we will be showcasing at the conference.

“The programme provides practical educational steps for bacta members and their staff to firstly recognise, and secondly to confidently engage with, and then finally to help minimise the harm to individuals and the wider community for those who may be experiencing or at risk of experiencing gambling related harm. This is a wonderfully practical initiative and a model of best practice and collaboration between bacta and Providers within the Treatment and Support network,” concluded Neil.


Anyone wishing to participate in the bacta SR Exchange should contact Linda Malcolm at bacta without delay. Linda may be reached on +44(0)20 7730 6444 or at [email protected]

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SuperSport scores FIFA World Cup 2022™ Pay TV rights

Zoltan Tundik



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All 64 matches of the FIFA World Cup 2022™, to be held in Qatar, will be broadcast live on SuperSport

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – All 64 matches of the FIFA World Cup 2022™, to be held in Qatar, will be broadcast live on SuperSport ( after the World of Champions concluded a broadcast deal with FIFA.

This continues SuperSport’s long-standing association with football’s governing body and reaffirms SuperSport as Africa’s home of world football. SuperSport’s pay-TV broadcast rights extend to all platforms across sub-Saharan Africa and represent even more opportunities to provide fans with compelling live content.

High Definition coverage will be across multiple channels with expert analysis, in-depth digital offerings, supplementary programming, and much more in keeping with the grand scale of the event.

To be contested by 32 teams, including champions France, the World Cup will be held for the first time from November 21 to December 18, and the first to be held in one city.

The FIFA acquisition sits alongside SuperSport’s already substantial offering that includes all the major football leagues from around the world.

“This is fantastic news, especially after the success of the 2018 tournament, a fitting celebration of the beautiful game,” said Marc Jury, Chief Executive of SuperSport. “The FIFA World Cup™ always excites fans and the kick-off times will be most convenient for our viewers, given friendly broadcast time zones.”

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Tom Horn Gaming continues Latvian charge with SynotTip

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Tom Horn Gaming has deepened its Latvian footprint after taking its portfolio of award-winning slot games live with SynotTip, an operator brand powered by SYNOT Interactive, part of the SYNOT Group.

SynotTip runs on a platform provided by a Czech content aggregator and platform provider SYNOT Interactive and is lauded as one of the biggest operator brands in Latvia, with a number of new players steadily growing every day.

Through the agreement with SYNOT Interactive, the operator’s users are now able to enjoy Tom Horn’s popular titles like 243 Crystal Fruits, The Secret of Ba as well as some of the most recent additions.

Ondrej Lapides, CEO at Tom Horn Gaming said of the partnership: “Combining our strong product and the local competence of SynotTip allows us to confidently look forward to strengthening our presence in Latvia. Our focus on high quality content and superb technology aligns well with our new partners.

We already see that our products are in huge demand among Latvian players and we’re looking forward to catering to their increasing appetite for an exciting online gaming experience that is safe and fair going forward.”

“We’re extremely happy to onboard Tom Horn Gaming as we continue to improve our content offering with exciting new titles that appeal to local audiences. Tom Horn Gaming is a leading igaming supplier in many markets, including the Baltics, and its expertise in slot provision coupled with a profound knowledge of the local player preferences is a guarantee of success.

We’re sure this will be a long-lasting and fruitful partnership and together we will grow our footprint in many regulated markets for years to come, “ added Michal Hýbl, CEO at SYNOT Interactive.

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Pragmatic Play, a leading content provider to the gaming industry, has partnered with Novibet in a deal that will see its Live Casino offering launch across multiple regulated markets, including Greece and the United Kingdom.

Novibet customers will now be able to access Pragmatic Play’s thrilling Live Casino content, including its popular Blackjack Azure, as well as the innovative Mega Roulette and Mega Wheel products, which add huge multipliers on any spin for expanded win potential.

By bringing unique products to players, combining fun-filled action with a nostalgic, TV-like theme, Novibet’s users have scope to expand their playing tastes even further, thus promoting the supplier’s offering cross-sell potential.

Bhotesh Maheshwari, Vice President of Commercial Strategy & Operations at Pragmatic Play, said: “Our Live Casino offering continues to grow in popularity, and we’re delighted to take our games live across Novibet’s brands in regulated markets.

“We’ve experienced significant growth in this vertical and are delighted to welcome Novibet into the fold as a valued partner.”

Fotini Matthaiou, Casino Manager at Novibet, said: “Pragmatic Play has a well-deserved reputation as a leading multi-product provider and we’re very enthusiastic to realise this partnership.

“Its thrilling Live Casino games open up new avenues for our players to enjoy their iGaming experiences and we’re eagerly awaiting a strong future relationship together.”

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