New Sports Minister Anounced

Posted: Tue, 06 Nov 2018 09:42

New Sports Minister Anounced

Theresa May has named loyalist MP Mims Davies as the new Sports Minister after Tracey Crouch quit over the Government's decision to delay a clampdown fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs)

Eastleigh MP Ms Davies takes on the role after her predecessor quit when ministers decided to delay a reduction to the maximum stakes on the addictive betting machines.

Ms Davies will be replaced in her former role as a junior Wales Office minister and assistant government whip by Nigel Adams.

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