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Enforcing the use of Face Coverings

Hereford BID have had a few queries from shop managers and security staff on how to implement the law on face coverings, which came into force today. We have sought advice from CCTV and Environmental Health Enforcement and they have advised the below (as stated on the gov.uk website) Measures can...
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The ban on landlords evicting high street tenants has been extended. In England, Wales and Northern Ireland this has been pushed from 30th June to 30th September. This gives everyone the opportunity to negotiate a more sustainable lease agreement for all parties. On Wednesday 1st July from 1pm-2pm...
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On 30th July 2020 ​Jo Cox-Brown of Night Time Economy Solutions delivered a webinar on behalf of the Hereford BID on reopening during the COVID-19 crisis. Fred Spriggs from Herefordshire Council Licensing Department also joined the webinar and together with Jo answered questions at the end of the...
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The HT have launched a fantastic offer and campaign for businesses in their drive to support businesses. The LOVE LOCAL BUSINESS is actively promoting businesses to help them back on their feet and will give you a FREE promotion of your goods or services. All you have to do is complete this short...
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As stores fully reopen over the next few weeks criminals will l ook to exploit weaknesses in security so the Police would encourage all retail businesses to take this time to carry out their own crime risk assessments. If, having done so, further advice is considered necessary the Design Out Crime...
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Latest BID Newsletter Available Now

Our latest newsletter is available now for BID members. Please click here to open.​ Normally we send these direct to members only but we thought those who have not subscribed might want to see what they are missing! Want to receive updates automatically? If you are in the City Centre please email...
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Hereford BID has commissioned the award-winning town/city promotion app LoyalFree to boost trade for local businesses as part of a major project within our business plan. Herefordshire Council have also kindly given a grant of £10k in support of the app which will become the successor to the famous...
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April saw the launch of the 'Raise The Bar' Campaign, championed by Croydon BID, to support the UK's Retail, Leisure and Hospitality businesses. Tens of thousands of shops, pubs, clubs, restaurants, hotels and leisure businesses on our High Streets, town centres and in our communities are currently...
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In response to the Coronavirus, Covid 19, the Government announced there would be grant support for small businesses and businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors. This support will take the form of two grant funding schemes: the Small Business Grant Fund (SBGF) the Retail,...
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HR Webinar - Free | Friday 3rd April

FREE HR WEBINAR SESSION | Friday 3rd April, 1030 - 1130. A partnership between Hereford BID and Eagle HR. In light of the coronavirus crisis many businesses have pressing HR issues. This is your chance to join in the webinar this Friday at 1030 hosted by Mike Truelove from HBID with your questions...
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