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Video and picture – Spark! launch Light Up Cheltenham

Crowds were enthralled by spectacular street theatre drumming group Spark! as Cheltenham BID’s new event Light Up Cheltenham was launched. Spectacular floodlights on landmark town buildings have delighted locals and visitors alike and will continue to do so throughout the half-term holiday. Spark! played at The Brewery Quarter, the Promenade and the Quadrangle on Saturday […]

Cheltenham BID Awards 2018 – vote now!

  We are absolutely delighted to be launching the inaugural Cheltenham BID Awards. We want to celebrate the brilliant businesses that make Cheltenham town centre the lively, diverse area that it is. Across 10 categories, the Cheltenham BID Awards 2018 will reward the very best in the BID zone. Nominations are permitted direct from businesses or […]

It’s time to Light Up Cheltenham

A new event run by Cheltenham BID will see landmark buildings in the town centre lit up in a way they have never been seen before. Light Up Cheltenham will take place in the February half-term holiday. It will be launched on Saturday February 10th by spectacular street theatre drumming group Spark!, who have been a […]

Your chance to make a real difference

Our Ambassadors have had a positive impact on the town, from making coach visitors feel welcome to ensuring rubbish is collected.  They have arranged for leaves to be cleared from pavements and helped businesses take advantage of our projects. Now you have the opportunity to make Cheltenham a better place to live, work and visit. […]

Vinegar Hill’s winter scene is our Christmas winner

The winner of the BID’s competition to find Cheltenham town centre’s best Christmas window display is gift shop Vinegar Hill on The Promenade. Judges were impressed by their winter scene featuring polar bears skating, sledging and generally having fun in the snow. Hotel Chocolat and jewellers Martin & Co were also commended for their displays […]

It’s a bright Christmas in Cheltenham

We are really pleased with the response we’ve had from BID businesses to the Launch of Christmas in Cheltenham event.  Belinda Hunt, BID operations manager, said: “We’ve been delighted to introduce new lights to so many different parts of the town centre this year. “As well as the new motifs, we’ve added extra lights to […]

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 […]