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Dressed for success

Window displays can really brighten up a street and we’re encouraging all BID businesses to play their part in bringing some Christmas Cheer to Cheltenham during the festive period. Don’t let your festive window display go unnoticed, enter our competition to find the business with the most Christmassy window display. We’ve partnered with SoGlos, the […]

Cheltenham BID’s first year – have your say

Cheltenham BID has published its annual review for 2016-17. The eight-page report looks back at our achievements over our first 12 months from August 1, 2016. It also details many of the projects we aim to introduce for our businesses over the coming year. In each of our five main project areas – town centre […]

Annual Review Meeting

We would like to welcome all BID businesses to our first Annual Review Meeting, to be held on October 3 at 6pm in Isbourne House. We will share with you our achievements and our aims for the year ahead. Our Board would like to meet you and hear what you think we could do to […]

Cheltenham’s got green bikes, art bikes and fast bikes

The green bike and art bike trail has people talking about Cheltenham. Hanging from trees, suspended from balconies, displayed in shop windows, dominating roundabouts – the bikes are everywhere. Visitors to the town are asking “What’s it all about?” Well, it’s to celebrate The Bloor Homes Cheltenham Festival of Cycling, as the Tour of Britain […]

Summer fun for all the family

Cheltenham BID is supporting this year’s Midsummer Fiesta, which returns to Montpellier Gardens on Saturday 1 July 2017 from 12-9pm. This is Cheltenham’s biggest free community event. Live performances from local musicians, choirs and dance groups will keep you entertained and if you want to get involved there’s Zumba classes and circus skills workshops to […]

All eyes on BID’s lamp post art trail

Cheltenham BID has supported a new art trail as part of its efforts to encourage visitors and locals to move around the town centre. Ten pieces of art have been attached to lamp posts and a numbered trail winds around the BID zone. From a minimalist sculpture and refuse-sack ballgown to wrap-around graphic panels and […]

Give your bike a great new home as Tour of Britain comes to town

Cheltenham BID is leading the way in ensuring the town makes the most of the Tour of Britain. Britain’s leading cycle race is coming to Cheltenham for the finish of the penultimate stage on Saturday September 9. The BID is supporting a cycle trail, which will see lime green bikes appear as landmarks all over […]

Massive savings for Cheltenham businesses

Cheltenham BID has launched a new scheme to save our businesses hundreds of pounds on running costs. Businesses in the BID zone will see savings in areas including: Utility bills, with electricity, gas and water all on the list Telecoms, including landline, mobile and broadband charges Merchant service costs, including card readers and online and telephone […]

Sun shines on Cheltenham Street Chilli Fiesta

Cheltenham’s first Street Chilli Fiesta was hailed a huge success. Crowds flocked to Cambray Place for the event, organised by Cheltenham Business Improvement District (BID). The highlight was the “Clash of the Titans” chilli eating contest, which saw 12 competitors out to prove they could handle the hottest chillis. Amy Dagger, of Tibberton, near Gloucester, […]

Free seminar on boosting sales. #WDYT?

Trying to improve your shop sales by promoting your goods digitally but want to achieve more? If so, a free digital marketing workshop at Cheltenham Racecourse is just what you need. The event will show you how to be more visible online and the cumulative effect of that on our town. Whether you are already […]