5 reasons why a gaming limit would be bad for the UK: ‘Copying China’s gaming ban would harm UK children’, warns IT body BCS

China’s limit on computer game time risks harming children’s education and should not be introduced in the UK, […]

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September 10, 2021
British Esports Association releases Esports Age Guide for parents and teachers

The British Esports Association (BEA) has released the Esports Age Guide. Targeted towards parents, teachers, and children, the […]

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August 20, 2021
Parents in the UK are more positive about their children gaming now than they were pre-lockdown

(Image credit: James Lawson/iEventMedia) The pandemic has seen more people play games while stuck indoors, with parents taking on […]

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August 6, 2021
UK charity calls on streamers to help raise £300,000 for seriously ill children this Christmas

National children’s charity Starlight is calling on online content creators to stream and raise money for the Time […]

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November 2, 2020
Barrage Esports players help kids fight back against Aldi's 'Teatime Takedown' campaign

UPDATE (March 26th): Aldi has now scrapped its Teatime Takedown campaign.   Original article (published March 14th): UK […]

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March 14, 2019
Breaking down the research that claims more 13-15 year old girls are involved in esports in the UK than boys

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco digs deeper into the recent Kids Insights study that claims more 13-15 year […]

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December 23, 2018
82% of student esports players more likely to participate in other team sports, finds Ukie Digital Schoolhouse study

UK games industry trade body Ukie has launched a study exploring how participating in esports can positively affect […]

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September 22, 2018
61% of parents say Fortnite has improved their child's hand-eye co-ordination, survey finds

Amidst all the negative press around Fortnite from the mainstream media, it’s refreshing to see some positive research. […]

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May 20, 2018
Gfinity Arena to host UK's first inter-school esports final

The finals of a new inter-school esports tournament will form part of the London Games Festival in April. […]

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February 18, 2017