Weymouth Bid

Weymouth BID – Updates and newsletter links

04Mar 2017

BID Update: 22nd February Wednesday February 22, 2017 Dear jim, Want to be a Consultant for Second Term BID Business Plan? Weymouth BID is looking for people within the business community who are keen to be actively involved in developing the Business Plan for BID 2 and supporting the campaign to renew the BID through […]

16Jan 2017

BID Update: Weymouth BID AGM & Christmas Survey Thursday January 12, 2017 Dear jim, Weymouth BID AGM – 26th January 2017 The Annual General Meeting of Weymouth BID will take place on Thursday 26th January at 6.00pm in the Ocean Room, Weymouth Pavilion. The meeting will include information about last year’s projects as well as […]

21Dec 2016

BID Update – 21st December Wednesday December 21, 2016 Dear jim, Pop-Up Nativity & Entertainment – 17th December Crowds enjoyed the entertainment that began at 12pm on Saturday which included singing groups, dance acts as well as a Nativity at 2pm by Refresh Church groups.  Read full Dorset Echo article online  NEW Town Centre Footflow […]

07Nov 2016

Weymouth’s BIG Christmas: Sponsorship Opportunities – Deadline 10th November Saturday November 5, 2016 Raise your businesses profile at this year’s Weymouth’s BIG Christmas! Within 24 hours of the Sponsorship Pack’s release, Dorset Lettings secured the exclusive Gold package and are now this year’s headline sponsor. Barrie George, Director of Dorset Lettings Group Ltd said “I […]

28Oct 2016

Subsidised Wall-Mounted Christmas Tree Offer Tuesday October 25, 2016 Dear jim, Help us make Christmas Shopping in Weymouth even more enjoyable! Weymouth BID recently won £10,000 of additional Christmas lighting for the town, which will be installed in time for this year’s lighting up ceremony. There is no doubt this prize will bring a new […]

22Oct 2016

BID Update – 20th October Thursday October 20, 2016 Dear jim, Reminder BID Levy Invoice You may have received the 2016/2017 BID Levy reminder this week. If you have already paid, please ignore this reminder. Weymouth & Portland Borough Council issue the invoices and your payment may have been received after the reminder invoice data […]

27Sep 2016

BID Update – 26th September Monday September 26, 2016 Dear jim, Weymouth BID Levy 2016/2017 You should have received the 2016/2017 BID Levy earlier this month. Thank you to those who have already paid. You may have received today another invoice but with an Annual Report included in the envelope, an action needed by law. […]

07Sep 2016

BID Update – 5th September Monday September 5, 2016 Dear jim, DEFRA Food Tourism Grant Application The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has launched a new grant scheme to champion food tourism which is open to applications until 26 September 2016 Find out more online at content.greatbritishfoodcampaign.com/website-content/FoodTourismGrantSummary.pdf An idea from the BID is […]

16Aug 2016

BID Update – 16th August Tuesday August 16, 2016 Dear jim, Business Survey: Dorset For You improving north-south connections Dorset, Wiltshire, and Bath & North East Somerset councils are working together to study the current transport connections between the M4 and the south coast and their impact on our economy. Share your opinion on road […]

22Jul 2016

BID Update – 22nd July Friday July 22, 2016 Dear jim, Levy Payer Forum: 2nd August The next Levy Payer Forum will take place on Tuesday 2nd August at The Sun Deck, Weymouth Pavilion – 6.00pm  Download the August 2nd Levy Payer Forum Agenda (PDF)  To register your attendance, please email info@weymouthbid.co.uk Town Centre Signage […]

11Jul 2016

BID Update – 8th July Friday July 8, 2016 Dear jim, BID Business Meetings Nigel Reed, BID Manager, is currently seeing new and established businesses in the BID Area to have one-on-one meetings. If you would like to book a meeting, please phone 01305 779410 and ask for Natalie-anne. GET INVOLVED: Weymouth Carnival Weymouth Carnival […]

30Jun 2016

BID Update – 28th June Tuesday June 28, 2016 Dear jim, Purple Flag Application Weymouth BID are working with the Police, local council and other partners to apply for Purple Flag status. Purple Flag is a positive initiative that indicates an entertaining, diverse, safe and enjoyable night out throughout the UK and Ireland. A workshop […]

18Jun 2016

BID Update – 17th June Friday June 17, 2016 Dear jim, BID Levy Payer Forum Outcomes – 17th May Notes from the last BID Levy Payer Forum are now available on the BID Website. Click to access Meeting Outcomes, 17th May 2016  Out Loud Festival – 25th-26th June The Out Loud Festival is returning for […]

08Jun 2016

BID Update – 8th June Wednesday June 8, 2016 Dear jim, FEAST Returns Bigger & Better! Planning is underway for this year’s FEAST Weymouth, the town’s very own unique dining event. Now in its third year, FEAST Weymouth is set to be bigger and better than ever. If your business would like to be involved […]

26May 2016

BID Update – 24th May Tuesday May 24, 2016 Dear jim, Restaurant, Cafe or Hotel? IRONMAN NEED YOU! IRONMAN need YOU to be a part of the traditional race week Welcome Dinner for IRONMAN WEYMOUTH 2016. The primary objective of the project is to encourage more athletes to use participating restaurants, cafés and hotels across […]

13May 2016

BID Levy Payer Forum: Tuesday 17th May – Registration Friday May 13, 2016 Dear jim, The Sun Deck, Weymouth Pavilion – 17th May, 6pm The second BID Levy Payer Forum takes places on Tuesday 17th May at The Sun Deck, Weymouth Pavilion starting at 6pm. Please confirm your attendance Forums are an opportunity for businesses […]

11May 2016

BID Update – 11th May Wednesday May 11, 2016 Dear jim, STAND OUT from the Crowd: Enter Awards Want to stand out from the crowd and gain a raised profile with the media? Then entering awards is a great way of achieving this.  Both the Dorset Echo Industry Awards and the Dorset Tourism Awards are […]

29Apr 2016

BID Update – 29th April Friday April 29, 2016 Dear jim, May Forum: 17th May The next BID Levy Payer Forum take place on the 17th May, The Sun Deck, Weymouth Pavilion starting 6pm. This is a change from the original date of the 10th. The reason for the change is so the Forum takes […]

23Apr 2016

BID Update – 22nd April Friday April 22, 2016 Dear Ψ, THANK YOU: Social Media Workshops Thank you to all who attended the workshops that covered TripAdvisor & Google, Twitter and Facebook recently. The positive feedback made and the impact that the workshops have had on business owners’ views of social media have really shown […]

08Apr 2016

BID Update – 8th April Friday April 8, 2016 Dear jim, Christmas 2015 Review Survey The BID Board is meeting to discuss plans for 2016 and as part of this process there will be a survey to collect opinions and feedback. You will receive a link to complete the survey shortly. Storage Space Available? Are […]

02Apr 2016

Weymouth BID BID Update – 1st April Weymouth BID Friday April 1, 2016 Scallywags Saturday Pirate Easter Event Congratulations to The Bear Shop on winning the Best Pirate Dressed Business on Saturday. Scallywags Saturday brought some pirate fun to Weymouth on Saturday and even though the forecast was rain, visitors and locals still gathered to […]

22Mar 2016

Advertising Opportunity: Waterfest Weymouth 2016 Tuesday March 22, 2016 Dear jim, Advertising Opportunity: Waterfest Weymouth 2016 Waterfest Weymouth will return to the Weymouth Harbour on the 3rd & 4th September. Become a Crew Member and take one of only 10 banner spaces to advertise your business at £250 + VAT!  Being a Crew Member entitles […]

16Mar 2016

Weymouth BID BID Update – 16th March Weymouth BID Wednesday March 16, 2016 GET INVOLVED: Scallywags Saturday Pirate Easter Event Saturday 26th March Scallywag Saturday will bring some Pirate fun to Weymouth this Easter with activities on the Pelican, a Beach Treasure Hunt, Spot the REAL Pirate as well as entertainment and Wessex FM. Get […]

05Mar 2016

Weymouth BID BID Update – 4th March Weymouth BID Friday March 4, 2016 FREE Social Media Training The first free training session will be on 15th March 2016 on the topic of “How to use TripAdvisor & How to Google my business”. Both TripAdvisor and Google are important channels for your business to succeed online. […]

25Feb 2016

Weymouth BID BID Update – 25th February Weymouth BID Thursday February 25, 2016 Dear jim, FREE Social Media Training The first free training session will be on 15th March 2016 on the topic of “How to use TripAdvisor & How to Google my business”. Both TripAdvisor and Google are important channels for your business to […]

11Feb 2016

BID Update – 10th February Wednesday February 10, 2016 Dear jim, Last Chance Saloon for TS Pelican Help the TS Pelican continue to Fly the Flag for Weymouth and your business with this fantastic opportunity to support the fundraising of the iconic Weymouth attraction.  A significant amount of money has already been raised, but a […]

28Jan 2016

BID Update – 26th January Tuesday January 26, 2016 Dear jim, PROMOTE: Upload your Events & Offers The We Are Weymouth website now has a designated form for uploading event and offer details which can be used by any host or promoter for FREE. Whether it is a charity, business, community event or offer – […]

11Jan 2016

BID Update – 7th January Thursday January 7, 2016 Dear jim, The Ice Rink has now closed with around 2,500 skates enjoying a experience on the ice. Weymouth BID are now looking ahead to 2016 plans to deliver the buisiness plan. AGM Information The Annual General Meeting of the Weymouth BID will take place on […]

22Nov 2015

BID Update – 17th November Tuesday November 17, 2015 Dear jim, Love Local Black Friday 27th November Weymouth and Dorchester BID have teamed up with Wessex FM for Love Local Black Friday on the 27th November. Load your special offers onto the Wessex FM website to promote your business at this time of year. www.wessexfm.com/listings/black-friday-2015 […]