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Press Release – Don’t leave Skipton behind

Last month, businesses in Bradford gave overwhelming backing for a new Business Improvement District (BID) in the city. And just a couple of weeks ago, Otley BID enjoyed a resounding yes vote for its second term and Harrogate secured its first term with 82% in favour. They are among the growing number of towns and […]

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Teddy Boutique back the BID

Niki Talbot, who owns Teddy Boutique on Mill Bridge with her daughter Charlotte, is a big backer of the BID and the events it helps to support like the Switch-On and the Christmas Markets. “When we decided to take the plunge and open Teddy Boutique we chose Skipton because we loved the unique feel of the […]

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Press Release – War Memorial Tidied Up

Skipton BID provided the funding to refurbish the town’s Cenotaph earlier this year to make sure it was looking at its best for the 100thanniversary of Armistice Day. Renovation work was needed to bring it up to scratch, so Skipton Town Council estates manager Joel Henderson approached the BID to see if it would support […]

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Aireville Park Children’s Play Area

The creation of a new children’s playground in Aireville Park is about to begin – with the first phase due to open by Christmas. Work is getting underway from October 8, when contractors will start landscaping the area of the park between the zip wire and the bandstand, in preparation for the new equipment to […]

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