Cheltenham BID Communications Assistant

Apply to work at Cheltenham BID. Job Title Cheltenham BID Communications Assistant Organisation Cheltenham BID Ltd Reporting to BID Director and BID Operations Manager Term Fixed term maternity cover from 1st November 2020 to 30 April 2021 Hours 21 hours per week Salary scale £18,500 pro rata per annum dependant on experience and qualifications Location […]

New campaign invites locals and visitors to experience The Great Taste of Cheltenham

A new campaign has been launched to celebrate Cheltenham’s famous and mouth-watering food and drink offering, providing a much needed boost to the town’s hospitality sector. The Great Taste of Cheltenham, which will run for the next six weeks, will highlight the incredible array of establishments in the town, showcasing its diverse and delicious dining […]

… around town Literature Festival 2020

Cheltenham BID is the lead sponsor of the Cheltenham Festivals … around town programme, bringing hundreds of free events to the streets and businesses of Cheltenham during the Jazz, Science, Music and Literature Festivals, including the annual Lit Crawl. Of course this year’s programme is having to take a very different format, and we would like […]

Trade refuse and recycling service

Trade (commercial) refuse is the waste generated by any business organisation, Under current environmental law, all businesses must ensure that their waste is stored securely, preventing waste escaping, and that it is collected and disposed of by a licensed waste management organisation. Cheltenham Borough Council (CBC) offer a fast, flexible and customer focused collection service, that […]

Nominations back open. Cheltenham BID Awards 2020 are back

Nominations opened Tuesday, September 22 and close Tuesday, October 6 at 5pm. Make sure to head to the website to nominate: Cheltenham BID and Cotswold Life have reopened nominations for the 2020 BID Awards and want to celebrate the brilliant businesses which make Cheltenham town centre the vibrant, dynamic, diverse area that it is through […]

Government COVID-19 updates

See all updated Government COVID-19 business requirements here. Updated 29 September Requirements relating to stopping singing and dancing (subject to exemptions) ⇓ Requirements relating to not play music which exceeds 85db ⇓ Requirements relating to signage and information ⇓ These Regulations came into force today (28 September 2020) to place the following additional requirement on […]

New campaign launched to attract new business and investment into Cheltenham

Cheltenham has today launched a new campaign to encourage business growth and investment in the town. Developed by Cheltenham Borough Council and its destination and place marketing arm Marketing Cheltenham alongside Cheltenham BID and local brand agency ASHA, the new ‘We’re Moving to Cheltenham’ initiative seeks to highlight the scale of investment and business growth […]

Make an Impact – become a BID Board Member

If you represent a business in the national retail sector, are a BID levy payer and would like the opportunity to make a real difference and add to what we have already achieved, please contact BID Operations Manager, Belinda Hunt on  07951 139306 or email her at, no later than Friday September 18.

Cheltenham BID signs up to the No Child Left Behind community agreement

The No Child Left Behind community agreement was launched on Thursday 3 September. It was launched across the town, which has so far seen over 30 schools and organisations across all sectors commit to working with families in a way that focusses on kindness, understanding and empathy.  Across the borough, 15 schools and 16 organisations […]

The Brewery thrives as two new additions set to arrive

EXCITEMENT is building at The Brewery Quarter in Cheltenham, as the leading leisure destination is set to open two new venues before the end of the year. On the list of new arrivals is none other than the world-leading live escape room experience, Escape Hunt as well as the highly acclaimed cutting-edge fitness studio, F45. […]

Coronavirus action cards now available

Quick reference action cards are now available for Cheltenham BID businesses to use in the event of a coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The cards, developed by Joint Biosecurity Centre (JBC) and Public Health England, with contributions from local authorities and other partners, are available to download and keep-to-hand provide guidance for the beauty, construction, hospitality, manufacturing, […]

New funding to help Gloucestershire SMEs recover

SMEs in Gloucestershire are set to benefit from new government funding to help them recover from the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, the Minister for Regional Growth and Local Government has today announced. Small and medium sized businesses will have access to grants to help them access new technology and other equipment as well as professional, […]

Edible Art Patisserie is open

By Maria Allebone A creative new patisserie called Edible Art, specialising in beautiful, colourful and unique pastries and cakes opened in The Courtyard on Saturday August 1. Damien Wager, owner of the new Courtyard business began his pastry career just four years ago, but he is already known for his wonderful pastry and cake creations, […]

The Brewery Quarter is back and open for business

After a long stint out of action due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Brewery Quarter is back in business with venues slowly and safely reopening their doors. All of the businesses in The Brewery Quarter are BID levy payers. Ensuring that they’re keeping customers safe, The Brewery Quarter have put in place several hand sanitising […]