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Latest Projects, Events & Festivals

From floral displays to car park technology, our projects are wide-ranging but all have the common purpose of delivering a bright future for businesses. BID investment ensures that many much-loved events take place throughout the year, including: York Ice Trail, Restaurant Week and Yorkshire Day.

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Lunar New Year Celebration at York Mansion House

The historic York Mansion House was transformed into a vibrant hub of cultural celebration last night as York welcomed Lunar New Year with a dazzling event. With traditional performances and…
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York City Centre Insights

It goes without saying that 2023 has been a challenging year for businesses operating on UK high streets. The cost of living crisis coupled with rising inflation has raised concerns…
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York Restaurant Week breaks record!

York Restaurant Week has had its most successful event to date in terms of the boost in trade for hospitality businesses, quelling concerns around potential reduced consumer spending. The initiative…
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York BID Drives Partnership Approach to Public Safety During Ebor Race Weekend

York BID has listened to businesses’ safety concerns over the upcoming Ebor race weekend. The BID chairs a bi-monthly Safe Partnership Meeting with front line organisations across the city, and…
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