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New-look map and guide will promote Cheltenham to all

A new-look free map and guide to Cheltenham has been launched by Cheltenham BID to encourage more people to visit Cheltenham and help them enjoy everything the town has to offer. As well as detailed full colour maps of the town centre, the guide also focuses on the areas that make Cheltenham special, the major […]

Football hotshots can take centre stage in Cheltenham

Fun street football games are coming to the middle of Cheltenham. Cheltenham Business Improvement District (BID) is bringing two great games to Cambray Place. They’ll be staged on the third Saturday of the month throughout the summer, with the next event on Saturday August 19. The young – and not so young – are being […]

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 […]

Great venues hosting Cheltenham Cocktail Week events

The line-up of events for Cheltenham BID’s Cheltenham Cocktail Week in May has been confirmed. The week, which runs from Monday May 15 to Sunday May 21, will see many of the town’s best-loved bars, pubs, clubs and restaurants coming together to celebrate the wide array of cocktails available in Cheltenham. From the launch night, […]

25% discount at Bella Italia

Bella Italia are proud of our local community and want to help us all make the most the Cheltenham experience. If you work for a Cheltenham BID business you could get up to 25% off your bill at Bella Italia on The Promenade, any time of day, seven days a week. To take advantage of […]

BID launches first Cheltenham Cocktail Week

The first Cheltenham Cocktail Week will be held in May. Many of the town’s best-loved bars, pubs, clubs and restaurants are coming together to celebrate the wide array of cocktails available in Cheltenham. The week will see the launch of the Cheltenham Cocktail, which has been created especially for the event by Cheltenham bartender Jamie […]

@CheltenhamBID on @Chelt52

We’re proud of Cheltenham businesses and everything that goes on in Cheltenham. That’s why we’re delighted to have been asked to run the @Chelt52 Twitter account for a week from Monday February 27. The account has a different “voice” each week. The BID loves a good tweet, so we’re planning plenty of chatter. We’ll be […]