Esports added to Duke of Edinburgh’s Award programmes for young people in the UK

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) has added esports to its range of activity programmes for young people aged 14 to 24 in […]

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October 22, 2021
New esports and gaming platform EQ launches in London, hoping to help young people develop skills and gain employment

New esports and gaming venture EQ will this weekend unveil its vision to create opportunities for young people […]

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October 8, 2021
New course launches in East London to help young people pursue careers in esports and gaming

Here East and The Good Growth Hub announce the launch of a new Industry Insights programme to help […]

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September 23, 2021
Guild Esports Academy signs 13-year-old entrepreneur and Young STEM Personality of the Year as ambassador

Photo by Sama Kai Sundifu UK-based esports organisation Guild Esports has signed talented young individual Callum Daniel as an […]

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September 7, 2021
Pokémon Unite – thoughts from a 4-year-old and his 35-year-old dad: Is this the perfect entry-point MOBA?

Nintendo Switch MOBA Pokémon Unite launched last week and promises a fresh experience in the genre that includes […]

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July 27, 2021
What is Overworld, the education business linked with UK streamer NitroLukeDX?

Last week, a public spat between British streamers Jeff Leach and NitroLukeDX turned ugly and saw both of […]

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May 18, 2021
British Esports Association membership platform aims to make online gaming safer for young people, using age verification and AI tools

Collegiate tournament provider and education-focused body the British Esports Association has revealed first details of its new membership […]

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February 17, 2021
Majority of 8 to 18-year-olds say gaming is their favourite hobby, Barclays survey finds as bank pledges support to UK games industry

62% of young people aged between 8 and 18 say video gaming is their favourite hobby. Barclays Business […]

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January 31, 2020
The young YouTuber blocked by Multiplay: The rise of youth content creators, parent managers & the power of Twitter

Esports News UK editor Dominic Sacco shares his thoughts on the rise of Generation Z, child influencers and […]

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September 7, 2017
The Esports News UK charity forfeit photos…

You came, you saw, you donated, and you helped our charity stream hit a few milestones earlier this […]

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March 24, 2017
Generation game: How London's Legends of Gaming event left me feeling like an old man

A YOUNG boy runs into a timetable signboard in excitement, slapping his palm onto the part that says […]

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