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Read the latest – November 2020

We sent out a BID newsletter on 27 November containing information about: Business grants Christmas reopening plans The BID helps to promote your business / Marketing Keeping you and the […]

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Bounce Back Better campaign

Broadmead BID has joined the national campaign to BOUNCE BACK BETTER calling on the Government to do more for Retail, Hospitality and Leisure businesses. The aim is to ensure businesses, […]

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Local restriction tiers update

From Wednesday 2 December, the government will replace the national restrictions with a regionally-differentiated approach, where different tiers of restrictions apply in different parts of the country. These tiers will […]

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New contact centre to create 50 jobs

Metro Bank is planning to open a new customer contact centre above its store located in Bristol Shopping Quarter, creating 50 jobs. The site will be Metro Bank’s first contact […]

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Free airtime with Bristol TV

To help businesses during the Coronavirus outbreak, Bristol TV are offering free airtime on their TV channel to local businesses and charities until 2 December.  For anyone who has a […]

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Latest Government guidelines

To fight coronavirus, new restrictions measures have been imposed in England from 5 November 2020. The latest Government guidelines are available HERE. They include details on: Businesses permitted to remain […]

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New Covid Marshals

Covid Marshals start work on Friday 6 November. Over the national lockdown period and beyond, Covid Marshals will be out and about, particularly in busy areas of Bristol with a […]

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Terrorism threat level raised

The UK  terrorism threat level is now “severe” meaning an attack is “highly likely”. The announcement follows recent attacks in Austria and France. Please remain vigilant. Free ACT training is […]

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New National Counter Terrorism app

Would you know how to spot the signs of suspicious behaviour and what to do to help yourself, others and the emergency responders, if an attack should take place? With […]

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£4.50 for up to 4 hours

To support shoppers and retailers visiting and working in Bristol city centre, NCP is currently offering up to 4 hours for £4.50, or a maximum of £9 for all day […]

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Support NSPCC with LoyalFree

Multi award-winning place promotion app LoyalFree, and partner of Broadmead BID, has expanded their ‘Give As You Save’ charity initiative to support the NSPCC, the UK’s leading children’s charity. The […]

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E-scooter trial

A 12-month e-scooter trial has now begun in Bristol and Bath giving residents and visitors a new sustainable way to travel in the region. The trial is being led by […]

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NHS test and trace app

Businesses in the hospitality, leisure and tourism, and close contact sectors must create a unique QR code for their premises, for customers to scan using the NHS App. They can […]

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Full Business Rates Discount

In line with UK Government guidance, Bristol City Council are in the process of contacting eligible retail, hospitality and leisure businesses from across the city to let them know they […]

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#AreYouCovered?

Over 80,000 masks are being given out to shoppers and bus users in the city as new Government guidance makes face coverings mandatory in shops. Wearing face coverings on public […]

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Listening for everyone

‘We are all human – it’s natural to sometimes feel the weight of life. It’s also natural to want to talk to someone’. Bristol Chaplaincy provides a range of one-to-one […]

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Fraud watch
Covid-19 – Fraud Watch

Some simple preventative tips from the Fraud Advisory Panel to help with Covid-19 fraud risks, including online shopping and courier fraud, as well as anticipated and emerging issues.Please read the […]

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