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BID BUSINESS IN FOCUS

Business in Focus with The Vine Bar & Kitchen

New kids on the block bringing a twist to casual dining on Eastgate Street. The Vine Bar & Kitchen are a gin & cocktail bar, offering something a little extra. Drinks, casual dining,...

Business in Focus with Black Letter Tattoo Studio

Clean lines, custom designs and traditional practices. Located on Westgate Street, Black Letter Tattoo Studio are a professional tattoo & piercing shop offering the very best in realism,...
Get on board with the Gloucester Gift Card

Get on board with the Gloucester Gift Card

Calling all businesses! It’s time to get on board with the Gloucester Gift Card! The UK gift card market is a £5.6 billion industry which is experiencing double-digit growth year on year. An increasing amount of this money is now being spent online. Miconex are...

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Partial closure order secured for Gloucester property

A three month partial closure order has been secured at a property on Newland Street in Gloucester following a Magistrates hearing. The application, which came from the Solace team based in Gloucester, was made in conjunction with officers from the Gloucester...

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New domestic abuse service launched for teens

STREET Gloucestershire, a new service supporting young people aged 13-19 who have been affected by domestic abuse in their own teenage relationship or within their family has been officially launched. Studies show that 16-19 year olds are more at risk of experiencing...

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WHAT ARE YOU LOOKING FOR IN
GLOUCESTER?

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.

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.

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