Monthly Artisan Market to be Staged on Fishergate – Starting 11th May
Two Huge Events in Preston – June 22nd
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….
The BID is responsible for animating the city centre at Christmas, beginning with the Christmas Concert…
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.