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Installation of Finger Posts

The final stage of HBID's signage project was delivered this week with the installation of the finger post next to Capuchin Lane/ Church Street and businesses are positively delighted! Due to some last minute objections, this important stage was delayed following negotiations behind the scenes but...
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It’s almost that time again where we launch our Best Dressed Christmas Window Competition 2019 for National and Independent stores in the BID area – and we hope YOU will take part and raise your business profile at the same time! It is easy to get involved, simply get in touch by emailing us info@...
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On Monday 11th November all BID members are invited to attend a Street Champions meeting, at the Town Hall; a short and informative meeting to provide support for our members. This is a chance to network, tell us what issues are of a concern and update you on the projects we are delivering...
Luke Conod
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Poppy Appeal

We are rapidly approaching the Poppy Appeal collection season and this year will run from 26th October to 9th November. To assist and maximise the collection for this worthy cause Alan Cartwright, Poppy Appeal Organiser, would like to understand if your business would be happy to host one of their...
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Business Times Herefordshire

The Hereford Times are launching a new publication with the vision to create a platform for businesses to reach other businesses with their products and services. The magazine aims to inspire, educate and inform its readers, both inside and outside the county. In every edition learn the hints and...
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A challenge to visit all 19 of Hereford’s finest pubs and beers houses has been laid down by Hereford City Life (the city brand created and managed by the Hereford Business Improvement District) in what has been called the Hereford Bull Trail – completing it will earn you an exclusive t-shirt!...
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Clarity Sought over Dumped Bedding

HBID in partnership with Team Hereford has sought clarity from the Council over the ongoing issue of dumped bedding/ clothing in the city and have asked the Council for a policy on the time taken by BBLP to remove it. An issue arises with public safety when items have been abandoned but are left...
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HBID Challenges Charity Worker

On Thursday 29th August, Hereford BID received feedback via DISC that a charity worker was being aggressive and targeting the older generation at the top of Eign Gate. Mike Truelove and Hannah McCourt confronted the male and questioned him on his actions. He was giving members of the public an...
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- Hereford BID have been worked alongside West Mercia Police focusing on how the Anti-Social Behaviour and Begging has affected businesses. Hannah McCourt has been to see a handful of businesses and taken Impact statements which have been passed onto the Police to use as part of a CBO (Criminal...
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Improving the High Street

The Street Enhancement Team have been out and about clearing "grot spots" around the City. Removing weeds and dangerous fixtures from the lock up area between All Saints and Boots. They will also be tackling the rubbish and graffiti in Union Passage and Brewers Passage this month, as well as...
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