CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON
BID manages the city’s Pubnet & Radionet systems, which connect many of the city’s leisure and retail venues….
Since 2009, the bid has funded and staged a series of high profile events, which have attracted in excess of half a million visitors. Events have included the Lancashire Market, Familyfest, Dine with Gok Wan……
Preston City Centre is the only place in Lancashire to proudly fly the Purple Flag. The Purple Flag is awarded to a destination….
Winckley Square is the finest example of a privately planned Georgian development with open space…
The BID is a private sector organisation funded, managed and directed….
Providing a splash of colour, along key routes, is vital when winter arrives. The BID annually funds a winter planting scheme to lift the centre in winter.
Preston City Centre has three electronic footfall cameras which count the number of pedestrians passing on any given hour. The BID has weekly reports which show key hours.
PrestonAtNight and ShopPreston.co.uk are assets used by the BID to promote both the city’s leisure and retail outlets…