Southport Business Improvement District

Southport Business Improvement District (BID) is an independent organisation that represents more than 950 businesses in Southport Town Centre. It provides a collective voice for these businesses, implements additional services and events for Southport and plays a central role in attracting investment to the town.

Crime & Safety

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Great events

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Promoting your business

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Improving our town

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Latest news

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Supporting and promoting Southport Businesses

7,500

Flowers

Over 7,500 individual flowers planted each year bringing colour to the town

250,000

Visitors

Extra visitors to the town through BID events

750,000

Reach

People reached organically regionally each year through event social media marketing

Latest News

BID supports Southport Comedy Festival 2019!

Southport BID are pleased to be supporting the Southport Comedy Festival again for 2019.  Each year the BID funding allows the festival to put on four
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A NEW CHAPTER FOR SOUTHPORT BID: Retirement of Chief Executive Hugh Evans

Southport BID is about to enter a new chapter, with not only a new term to commence in October for the Business Improvement District, but with
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Local businesses vote ‘yes’ to renew Southport BID

Southport BID has today (Tuesday 4th June) announced that the investment it brings to Southport and the work that it does in the town will continue
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Upcoming Events

Southport Halloween Festival

Our annual Spooky Southport event is in it’s 6th year. Four days of family entertainment during the half term week.

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Christmas Lights Big Switch On

Thousands come out each year for our Big Switch On event – with huge headline stars and a full day of entertainment – the event is one of the biggest in the calendar for Southport.

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Christmas Ice Rink

Our open air ice rink saw over 10,000 skaters over Christmas, who each enjoyed skating underneath our digital tree.

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Southport Festival

Join us as Southport bursts into life with Southport Festival, a huge programme of art and culture splashed throughout Southports venues and open spaces. Get involved and put on an event in your venue.

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10-12
May

Southport Comedy Festival

Each year we support the Comedy Festival – helping it take comedy shows in to even more new venues through our pub crawls and more.

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3 - 20
Oct

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