Newsletter – March 2023

March 2023 Newsletter Spring has most certainly sprung, isn’t it lovely to see the stray blooming with daffodils and crocuses as the longer days and sunnier weather sets in. In this edition of the newsletter, we recap on some of the fantastic things that have been led by the BID team over the month of…

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Newsletter – February 2023

February 2023 Newsletter Another month has flown by, and as ever a busy one for the BID team and Board. My thanks to those of you who filled in our recent survey. This is incredibly helpful in helping steer us in the Business Plan for the next five years and ensures we meet your needs as a…

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Newsletter – January 2023

Hello and welcome to our January newsletter, my first as Harrogate BID Chair. It’s a privilege to have been appointed to this position, and I’m relishing the opportunities, and challenges, it will give me. I’m incredibly lucky to have a great board of directors, drawn from across the town’s business community, to help me in my…

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Newsletter – December 2022

Welcome to this final newsletter of 2022, and what a busy and productive year it has been for the Harrogate BID team. Over the last 12 months, we have been working hard to deliver on our business plan, which has seen us continuing to make Harrogate town centre a safe, clean and welcoming environment, which in…

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Newsletter – November 2022

Welcome to our November newsletter. I began last month’s newsletter by saying farewell Matt and hello Simon! Well, this month, it’s hello again Matt! Yes, for those of you don’t know by now, Matt is back. Having had a change of heart he decided to rescind his resignation and carry on where he left off. So, I’m very pleased…

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Newsletter – October 2022

October Newsletter Welcome to our October newsletter. I start by saying farewell Matt and hello Simon! As you already know, our BID Manager Matthew Chapman leaves us at the end of this week, and Simon Kent has agreed to step in for the interim period until a successor has been appointed. Full details are in the…

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Newsletter – September 2022

September Newsletter Hello, and welcome to our September newsletter. I start by sharing the sad news that our brilliant BID Manager Matthew Chapman is leaving us in November for pastures new. It has been really great working with him. We will certainly miss him, but wish him well in his new role with North Yorkshire County Council. Our…

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Newsletter – Summer 2022

Summer Newsletter Hello, and welcome to our Summer newsletter. Well that’s summer over, but what a summer it was! Fantastic weather coupled with our debut floral trail, Alice in Wonderland-themed Lego trail, Jurassic mini-crazy golf, and street entertainers galore. Walking around town this week, it’s great to see new businesses opening, helping breathe new life in empty…

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Newsletter – July 2022

Hello, and welcome to our July newsletter As our Floral Summer of Celebration draws to an end, our new Lego trail is launched tomorrow! Fifteen models are currently being installed in businesses across the town centre, and they are already making local news headline and causing a stir on social media. July has been a very busy month for…

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Newsletter – June 2022

Hello Summer. Hello Trails Hello, and welcome to our June newsletter Firstly, I’d like to say a big thank you to everyone who came and supported our Jubilee Square, our contribution towards Harrogate’s celebration of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Whilst the weather could have been slightly kinder on the Sunday, it was a terrific four days…

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