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May start date for new Harrogate BID manager

Harrogate BID has appointed Matthew Chapman as its new manager. Matthew, who has spent the last six years promoting two major Yorkshire town and city centres and is the current Huddersfield manager, will start his new position on May 1. His first role with a BID came in 2016, when he was appointed as Leeds BID operations manager. This saw him overseeing the day-to day management of the organisation and […]

todayMarch 17, 2021 4

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December sales of Harrogate Gift Cards will give local economy £17k boost

Harrogate BID (Business Improvement District) has revealed December was a record month for sales of its Harrogate Gift Card. A total of 392 cards were bought during the last four weeks of the year, with a combined monetary value of £17,200 - an average of £43 per card. The cards, which can be pre-loaded with any value up to £500, can be redeemed at more than 90 participating town centre […]

todayJanuary 29, 2021 2

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Harrogate BID Board unanimously votes in Sara Ferguson as its Chair

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 the board. Together with Jim Mossman, from Cold Bath Brewing Co, and Lesley Wild, from […]

todayJanuary 14, 2021 1

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Harrogate Christmas Shop Window Competition – Winners Announced

The winners of the Harrogate Christmas Shop Window Competition have been announced. Twenty-seven shops had asked to take part and Helen James Flowers on Station Parade has been named as the overall winner Mama Doreen’s Emporium was the winner in the large shops category, Helen James Flowers won the medium shops category, and Boho Chic, on West Parade, was the winner in the small shops category. The judging of the […]

todayDecember 15, 2020

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Harrogate’s Christmas Lights Are Powered By Harrogate BID

Harrogate’s Christmas Lights – powered by Harrogate Business Improvement District (BID) – have gone live. And whilst Covid forced the cancellation of an official switching on-ceremony, this year’s display – which includes streets which have not been featured before – will the give the town centre a much-needed end of year boost. Over the last few weeks, the BID’s partners in this project, Gala Lights, have been busy adorning buildings, […]

todayNovember 17, 2020 6

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Harrogate BID Launches “Shop Harrogate Online” Campaign

Harrogate Business Improvement District (BID) had launched a campaign to promote and support town centre traders during this second lockdown. “Shop Harrogate Online” is aimed at encouraging those looking for a multitude of goods to look to local suppliers first before turning to on-line retail giants. The BID is launching a social media campaign and, in turn, is asking local firms to use the hashtag #ShopHarrogateOnline on all social media […]

todayNovember 16, 2020 2