25th May 2017

Southport Pub Watch announce new ‘Barred from all’ policy

  Licensees and bar owners from throughout the town centre have joined forces to tackle unwanted behaviour and instigated a ‘banned from one, banned from all’
23rd May 2017

Our summer planting is on its way!

Our spectacular winter plants have been taken away so our plant boxes can be prepped for our gorgeous new summer scheme, to be installed early June.
7th May 2017

Our Christmas Ice Rink returns for 2017!

We are excited to announce our plans for Christmas 2017 and an ice rink and an ice rink even bigger and even better than last time!
15th March 2017

Taxi Marshals every weekend

Party-goers in our town centre will now be looked after year round by licensed taxi marshals thanks to Southport Business Improvement District. Starting this weekend and
22nd February 2017

Southport Independents

We are excited to be launching our ‘Southport Independents’ campaign this March. Recent market research for Visit Southport discovered there are more independent restaurants and bars
7th February 2017

The facts & figures

One of the many drivers for the creation of the BID was concerns about falling visitor numbers to the town.   Footfall had been in steady
23rd January 2017

BID Members Open Meeting

Our first quarterly levy payer meeting for 2017 will be on the 2nd February at 6pm at the Bold Hotel. It will be an opportunity to
23rd December 2016

Christmas late night shopping

This Christmas we were asked by our Healthy High Street partners to put together a series of Christmas late night shopping events.  Late night shopping had been
8th December 2016

Body cameras for security to be introduced

Bars and clubs in Southport town centre are being offered the use of the latest Body-Worn cameras as part of the latest initiative by Southport Business