Cambridge BID Limited

Cambridge BID Limited

Cambridge Business Improvement District (BID) consists of 1,200 city centre businesses, working together to promote the city to visitors, residents and workers, while ensuring they experience a welcoming and vibrant street scene that is both clean and safe.

Telephone: 01223 903 300
Address: Dashwood House, 185 East Road, Cambridge
Postcode: CB1 1BG
Country: United Kingdom
Website: http://www.cambridgebid.co.uk
Membership type:Corporate 6-20 (£250+VAT pa)

Cambridge BID is a non-profit, limited company with a mandate from 1,200 businesses and organisations in Cambridge city centre to invest almost £5m during our second five year term.

Businesses and organisations voted for a second BID term in October 2017 and from April 2018 we now cover a larger area that includes Cambridge Rail Station and the CB1 area. 

Cambridge BID has three key work streams; Welcome, Experience and Support. Our work is governed by a Board of Directors that represent the businesses, organisations and stakeholders in Cambridge.

Jonnie Peacock MBE trips the light fantastic at The Big Christmas Switch-On event 2018

Jonnie Peacock MBE trips the light fantastic at The Big Christmas Switch-On event 2018

Cambridge-born double gold medalist Jonnie Peacock MBE will switch on a stunning new LED lights display at the Big Christmas Switch-On event in Market Square next month.

26 October 2018Read in full

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Record-breaking summer for guided walking tours is good news for city

The number of people taking part in an official, guided walking tour of Cambridge increased by nearly 10% in July and August – from 15,700 in 2017 to 17,000 this year – according to figures released by Visit Cambridge & Beyond (VCB).

10 October 2018Read in full

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Cambridge BID announces winners of the sixth mystery shopping awards

Cambridge Business Improvement District (BID) held its sixth annual Awards evening last week to recognise and reward the highest levels of customer service among Cambridge businesses.

26 September 2018Read in full

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Final night market & open-air cinema of the summer is a guaranteed showstopper

Cambridge Business Improvement District (BID) is delighted to announce details of the final Night Market/Open-Air Cinema of the Summer, which will take place next Friday 17th August in association with Cambridge City Council.

10 August 2018Read in full

Ian Sandison CEO of Cambridge BID holding a Love Cambridge card

Cambridge BID launches the Love Cambridge gift card to support our city's High Street

Stuck with what to buy a friend, loved one or colleague as a gift? Is there a birthday, wedding, Christening, baby shower or leaving do fast approaching?You may want to consider the new ‘Love Cambridge’ gift card: a gift that doesn’t just show you care but also cares about our city and has the High Street’s best interest at heart.

8 August 2018Read in full

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Grease is still the word 40 years on…

Cambridge Business Improvement District (BID) will be holding a special open-air screening of the hit movie, Grease, to mark this year’s 40th anniversary of the cult classic.

12 July 2018Read in full

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Cambridge BID debates ‘The Future High Street’ at AGM

The Cambridge BID Summer Business Event and AGM will take place on Thursday 12th July at The DoubleTree by Hilton on Granta Place, starting with registration and drinks reception from 6pm. At 6.30pm its formal AGM, review of the year and keynote speeches will take place until 8pm, with networking until 9pm.

2 July 2018Read in full

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Cambridge BID brings Wimbledon to Station Quarter on giant outdoor screen

Office workers and residents in the station quarter are invited to enjoy an al fresco lunch while watching Wimbledon on a giant screen, delivered by Cambridge BID.

22 June 2018Read in full

Cambridge night market and outdoor cinema returns

Cambridge night market and outdoor cinema returns with an Oscar-winning line-up

Moviegoers are set to have the time of their lives at the next Love Cambridge cinema and night market event delivered by Cambridge Business Improvement Development (BID) in association with the City Council.

19 June 2018Read in full

Cambridge BID appoints three new directors at start of second term

Cambridge BID appoints three new directors at start of second term

Cambridge Business Improvement District (BID) has further strengthened its Board through the appointment of three new Directors.

8 June 2018Read in full

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