- London Assembly Regeneration Committee to discuss the role of BIDs Mon, 12 Oct 2015 19:09:05 +0000
- First business improvement district police team created Mon, 28 Sep 2015 09:20:11 +0000
- London Assembly investigating the role of business improvement districts (BIDs) Mon, 28 Sep 2015 09:13:14 +0000
- Abergavenny traders reject BID in Welsh town ballot Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:16:09 +0000
- Businesses campaign against Birmingham’s Lifford BID Wed, 22 Jul 2015 23:48:11 +0000
Category Archives: London
The London Assembly Regeneration Committee is to discuss the role of BIDs, including their achievements and concerns with their governance and accountability with the following guests: Dr Julie Grail, Chief Executive, British BIDs; Debbie Jackson, Assistant Director – Regeneration, Greater London … Continue reading
The London Assembly Regeneration Committee is carrying out a “health check” of business improvement districts (BIDs) in London.
A community newspaper has run a report which exposes a campaign directed against street homeless and Roma in central London. Fitzrovia News reports: “A business group in Fitzrovia has told its members that there is enough accommodation on offer for … Continue reading
Is there any legal basis on which we can contest the BID levy? This was a question asked by someone who contacted us. There are some cases (can’t think of any at the moment) where a BID can be contested … Continue reading
The well-known online forum Urban75 has a discussion this month about a proposed Brixton BID. Brixton is in south London, UK, and a very mixed inner city area.
The London Evening Standard carried an article last week by actor and writer Griff Rhys Jones severely criticising the creation of a business improvement district in his neighbourhood of Fitzrovia near London’s West End. The BID was given the go … Continue reading
Community newspaper Fitzrovia News reports that a ballot for a BID in the central London district of Fitzrovia has been announced. The newspaper reports concerns by community groups and lack of information by both the local authority and the BID … Continue reading