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

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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

Business in focus: Dick Whittington

Business in focus: Dick Whittington

Just a short stroll from Gloucester’s centre is a beautiful Grade I listed building, home to the bustling Dick Whittington pub. Owner, Martyn isn’t a Gloucester local but since working here he has fallen for the history of the city, finds the locals to be “down to...

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Pictures of the week

Pictures of the week

Gloucester is full of picturesque places to walk around, great restaurants to dine at and has many shops for you to explore. Here are just a few of our favourite pictures from this week... Enjoy the stunning architecture around the city... ...including the buildings...

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Business in focus: MIJU Wools

Business in focus: MIJU Wools

All things wool... With the Cathedral on their doorstep, what better location to have Miju Wools' quaint store! From beginners to advanced, the team are waiting with a helping hand for all your knitting, crochet, amigurumi needs. Stop by this friendly store, pull up a...

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LATEST  CITY NEWS

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...

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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...

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