Are you thirsty for a challenge?

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Nov01
We are proud to be working in collaboration with Refill, an award winning campaign designed to help reduce plastic pollution, by making it easy to refill your reusable water bottle on the go at local refill stations, instead of buying a plastic one.As a business it’s easy to put your tap on the map and offer free tap water refills. By signing up as a Refill Station you’ll be helping to keep Britain hydrated and

Making Savings Simple

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Oct28
We are committed to finding new ways to help you reduce annual business running costs, that’s why we’ve partnered with Meercat Associates to create a savings advisory service which aims to save you – our BID levy-payers – time and money by finding the best deals on energy, telecoms, merchant fees and much more.The team at Meercat will work with you to secure exclusive rates and deals at absolutely no cost to you – no

Put the “Fun” into Funding 

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Oct14
All BID businesses are entitled to apply for funding after all; it is your BID! So far, we have received an amazing response from both individuals and organisations alike with some great project ideas both large and small.    Funding projects don’t always mean events, maybe you have an idea on how to improve the appearance of an area or reduce the amount of waste across our coastline as long is your idea sits within

All Aboard the Brid Bus! 

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Sep30
The Brid Bus is a great example on how a simple idea can be transformed with the help of the BID. This project was born from an idea from the Holland family in Bridlington, and after research and costing, the Board agreed to fund the project as a trial. What is Brid Bus? Put simply, we created a website and advertised free coach travel to Bridlington, from Sheffield, once people confirmed they had booked 2 nights’

Scarborough’s Counting to Christmas!

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Aug27
Since their appointment in July, the Board has been busy reviewing projects, and today’s announcement is the first of many that will be made over the coming weeks and months. The Business Plan set out the annual funding allocations with funding ringfenced for projects that would either benefit the entire Yorkshire Coast or specific towns/villages. The area-specific funds will go towards local projects that either improve the visitor experience or increase footfall and spend and

Year 1 Strategy

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Aug05
Business Improvement Districts around the UK may have different objectives, however one constant is the need for BIDs to deliver projects that can provide a return on your investment. We have already published a lot of information about the Company formation, but now the BID has a Board, it is time to focus on what the BID will be doing and provide you with opportunities to get involved and provide feedback. The Year 1 strategy