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British BIDs support Plymouth City Centre BID at renewal campaign launch


In 2005, British BIDs saw Plymouth City Centre BID launched as the 2nd Business Improvement Districts (BIDs) in the UK. 

15 years later, Plymouth City Centre BID is now in preparation for its fourth term BID with a new, ambitious vision to ‘position Plymouth City Centre as the major retail, visitor and leisure destination on the South West Peninsula.’

This week, Paul Clement, head of place-shaping at Savills and Director of British BIDs was invited to the launch of BID’s renewal campaign as a guest speaker.

‘As a long-standing member to British BIDs, the team has built a strong relationship with the BID. There are now more than 320 BIDs in the UK and Plymouth is well-known for its key role in influencing and shaping the future of its city centre, forming various strong partnerships and communicating these under ‘one voice’ for the business community.’

A fourth term BID for Plymouth will unlock more than £700,000 investment per year into the city centre to help businesses thrive in today’s more contemporary environment. 

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