GLOUCESTER BUSINESSES SAID YES TO GLOUCESTERBID.
WE SAID YES TO ACTION IN THE FOLLOWING 8 KEY AREAS;

Improved Safety & Security

WE ALL WANT A CITY THAT IS NOT ONLY SAFER BUT FEELS SAFER FOR ALL THOSE WHO WORK, STUDY, VISIT AND SHOP THERE.

Street Cleanliness

SOME AREAS OF THE PROPOSED BID CLEANLINESS IS BELOW ACCEPTABLE LEVELS, THIS IS ONE OF THE ISSUES IMPROVED.

Physical & Enviromental

FROM HANGING BASKETS TO EFFECTIVE SIGNAGE LINKING PARTS OF THE CITY AND IMPROVEMENTS TO THE PUBLIC REAL.

Area Marketing & Promotion

AS BUSINESS OWNERS & MANAGERS, WE WANT LOCALS AND VISITORS TO HAVE A PERCEPTION OF GLOUCESTER.

Supporting & Promoting

AS BUSINESS OWNERS & MANAGERS OF THE BID, WE WANT LOCALS AND VISITORS TO HAVE A PERCEPTION OF GLOUCESTER AS A CITY ON THE UP.

Business Cost Reduction

USING THE POWER OF COLLECTIVE PURCHASING, GLOUCESTER BID WILL WORK TO REDUCE COSTS AND IMPROVE SERVICES.

Networking Opportunities

THE FIRST YEAR OF THE BID WILL BE STRENGTHENING GLOUCESTER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE WITH SUPPORT OF BUSINESS WEST.

Dealing with Public Bodies

REPRESENT THE NEEDS OF BUSINESS WITH THE COUNCIL, POLICE & OTHER PUBLIC BODIES. ENSURING ISSUES ON LOCAL ECONOMY ARE ADDRESSED.

WHAT IS A BID?

A ‘Business Improvement District’. Gloucester’s is made up of 576 businesses who voted in July 2017 to invest approximately £2.5 million back into the city.

WHAT AREA IS COVERED?

In Gloucester, the defined BID Area encompasses the City centre, the Docks area and including Gloucester Quays. Click here to view a graphical map.

WHO'S INVOLVED?

The BID Board is made up of a range of local business owners and professionals, volunteering their time to help the city they’re passionate about.

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GLOUCESTER BID NEWS

Top Vegan-friendly Restaurants in Gloucester

Top Vegan-friendly Restaurants in Gloucester

Gloucester's foodie scene is going from strength to strength - with a plethora of award-winning restaurants, hidden cafes and historic pubs, there's plenty of options for date night, family gatherings and Sunday roasts. With veganism on the rise, more and more...

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YEAR 1 HIGHLIGHTS – Dealing with Public Bodies

YEAR 1 HIGHLIGHTS – Dealing with Public Bodies

As a representative group of the majority of businesses in Gloucester, we’re having discussions about key issues in your interest, and we’re being heard. We’re lobbying about car parking, about trade waste and litter, About the City’s contractors and some other areas...

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LATEST  CITY NEWS

Trading standards officers seize the day

Trading standards seized a large quantity of tobacco from two cars in Gloucester city centre on Friday, 31st August. The illegal tobacco had been stashed in an Audi Quattro which had been permanently parked in a car park on Sinope Street and used as a storage location...

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Woman taken to hospital after fall

A woman was taken to hospital yesterday after suffering a fall. Paramedics were called to Hanman Road in Gloucester at around 6:15pm. The woman was taken to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital.

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Power restored to 4000 properties in Gloucester

Western Power Distribution say engineers have managed to restore power to around 4,000 properties in Gloucester City Centre this evening. The fault was caused by an underground power cable. Engineers were able to isolate the cable which will be repaired later. A...

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