In a joint statement responding to £7.9m secured for the Harrogate Gateway Project, Sandra Doherty, Harrogate District Chamber of Commerce CEO, Robert Ogden Independent Harrogate Co-founder, and Sara Ferguson, Harrogate BID Chair, said: “The challenge we are facing is how do we achieve a net-zero carbon town centre economy and simultaneously create a trading environment in which todays’ businesses can thrive?Details
Harrogate BID has revealed December was a record month for sales of its Harrogate Gift Card.Details
Harrogate Business Improvement District (BID) board has elected a new chair for the next 12 months. Sara Ferguson, who co-owns two town centre businesses and had been the organisation’s acting chair since last May, won the unanimous support of her fellow directors during its inaugural (online) meeting of 2021. Six new directors have also joined…Details
At Harrogate BID (Business Improvement District) we are seeking an exceptional individual to manage the continued delivery of our ambitious business plan, one that will bring real benefits to Harrogate town centre and the businesses that it is home to.Details
Flower Power!. Pictured from left are: Sara Ferguson, Harrogate BID Acting Chair; Jo Caswell, Harrogate Host; Alistair Ratcliffe, Rotary Club of Harrogate President; Helen James; Deputy Mayor Coun Zoe Metcalfe; and Graham Saunders, competition organiser and Rotary Club of Harrogate member The winners of the Harrogate Christmas Shop Window Competition have been announced. Twenty-seven shops…Details
A “naughty elf” has made his first appearance in Harrogate town centre, when he tried to improve a hotel’s Christmas lights, with chaotic consequences! The 4m (12ft) model is the final element of Harrogate Business Improvement District’s (BID) festive campaign to bring people into the heart of the spa town’s retail centre during the run…Details
A new board will be unveiled today (Thursday, December 10) at Harrogate Business Improvement District’s (BID) Annual General Meeting. Acting Chair, Sara Ferguson, and Interim Manager, Simon Kent, will present an overview of the events of 2020, plus a financial update, to BID members and levy payers attending this afternoon’s event. The meeting will also…Details
Harrogate Mumbler To Launch A Family-Friendly Free Christmas Trail Around The Town Centre In Partnership With Harrogate Bid
After the huge success of the Halloween Trail last month, Harrogate Mumbler is delighted to be working with Harrogate BID once again to give families a fun, safe and completely free Christmas trail. As well as a small treat for each participating child, one lucky participant will win a prize hamper worth over £400! The…Details
Harrogate BID sponsors free Harrogate Electrics bus journeys and car parking to bring customers into town centre
Harrogate BID is launching two new initiatives aimed at bringing shoppers into Harrogate town centre this December.
And with the town coming out of lockdown on December 2, it is even more important than ever to encourage residents to “shop, eat and drink” locally.Details
North Pole Post Office opens in Harrogate – courtesy of Harrogate International Festivals and Harrogate BID
The North Pole Post Office: Harrogate Branch, is open for business.
It might not be a normal year, but as the Elves wrap the presents, and the Reindeer practice their sleigh pulling, Father Christmas wants to hear from the children of Harrogate.Details