CITY CENTRE NEWS

Gloucester to hold big screen street party for Royal Wedding

Well-wishers in Gloucester are invited to attend a Royal Wedding street party in King’s Square in the city centre to celebrate the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday. The ceremony will beamed live on to a big screen for members of the public to...

Pharmacies supporting the syringe ‘take back’ scheme

Residents are reminded of the safe way to dispose of hazardous waste following reports of needles being found in public toilets and other public areas. Hazardous waste such as syringes, diabetic needles and lancets post a significant health risk and need to be...

Gloucester raises the purple flag

Judges have announced that Gloucester is to received the coveted Purple Flag national safety award. The news follows a visit to the city by two independent Purple Flag judges in March who spent 12 hours overnight in the city over a weekend. The Purple Flag is awarded...

New chair and vice chair of council appointed

Councillors Andrew Gravells and Patrick Molyneux have been appointed as chair and vice chair respectively of Gloucestershire County Council. At a full council meeting today, both councillors were voted into their new posts for the 2018/2019 civic year. Conservative...

Gloucester to hold big screen street party for Royal Wedding

Well-wishers in Gloucester are invited to attend a Royal Wedding street party in King’s Square in the city centre to celebrate the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday 19 May. The ceremony will beamed live on to a big screen for members of the public...

Gloucester raises the purple flag

Judges have announced that Gloucester is to received the coveted Purple Flag national safety award. The news follows a visit to the city by two independent Purple Flag judges in March who spent 12 hours overnight in the city over a weekend. The Purple Flag is awarded...

Gloucester to welcome the chair of Arts Council England

Chair of Arts Council England, Sir Nicholas Serota, will visit Gloucester next week to find out about plans to grow Gloucester’s cultural scene.  Sir Nicholas will begin his visit to the city in Matson to meet arts organisation Culture Matson, and see examples of the...

Commercial Land at Junction 12 to see new development

Strategic commercial development land at Junction 12 of the M5 will provide much needed development opportunities for companies looking to either relocate or expand in the region. The land – formerly known as Javelin Park – has been re-branded Gloucester 12 and is now...

Ceremony to top off milestone

Councillor Paul James, Leader of Gloucester City Council, will lead a ‘Topping out’ ceremony this Friday to celebrate an important milestone for the new bus station. The ‘Topping Out’ which is an ancient custom to bring good luck to a new building, will see...

The return of Gloucester’s SoMAC Festival

Event organisers invited to promote in this year’s Gloucester Summer of Music, Arts and Culture brochure As Gloucester looks forward to another event-filled summer celebrating the city’s vibrant culture and musical scene, Marketing Gloucester invites event organisers...

Dame Janet Trotter made Honorary Freewoman

Dame Janet Trotter OBE DBE CVO has been made an Honorary Freewoman of the city  in recognition of her contribution to Gloucester. Dame Janet who is the Lord-Lieutenant of Gloucestershire was made an Honorary Freewoman of the city at the annual civic ceremony on Sunday...

Dame Janet Trotter to be made Honorary Freewoman this weekend

Dame Janet Trotter OBE DBE CVO will be made an Honorary Freewoman of the city this weekend in recognition of her contribution to Gloucester. Dame Janet who is the Lord-Lieutenant of Gloucestershire will be made an Honorary Freewoman of the city at the annual civic...

New Gloucester mental health hub officially opened

An official opening has been held at the new base for 2gether NHS Foundation Trust’s community-based mental health and learning disability teams, in Gloucester. Pullman Place, in Great Western Road, is now home to more than 260 staff. As well as office space, the...

Are you Water Aware?

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service is supporting a national campaign to raise awareness of water safety. Drowning is one of the UK’s leading causes of accidental death. Each year more than 300 people drown after tripping, falling or just by underestimating the...

£2.5 million boost for Llanthony Road improvements

Approval will be sought next week at Gloucestershire County Council’s cabinet meeting to increase its budget for the improvements set for Gloucester South West Bypass. On Wednesday 18th April the council’s cabinet will be asked to agree an extra £2.475 million from...

Library to host local jobs fair

Gloucester Library on Brunswick Road will host a jobs fair on Tuesday 8th May between 2pm and 4pm. The event, organised with Learndirect, is a chance for job seekers in Gloucestershire to come along to the library, find out about employment opportunities in the...

Archives

HAVE SOMETHING TO OFFER?

If you'd like to offer your products or services as a benefit to BID members, please submit details so we can put to the Board.

View & Download Prospectus below.

WANT TO FIND OUT MORE? FILL OUT OUR ENQUIRY FORM

9 + 2 =