Hello & Welcome to Birkenhead BID

Why do we exist?

Created by Wirral Chamber of Commerce, Birkenhead BID aims to encourage more visitors and investment to Birkenhead town centre by working with all business sectors to improve:


Birkenhead is Open for Business - Commercial Property Event

Birkenhead Business Improvement District (BID) invite you to the very first Birkenhead Commercial Property Showcase Event. Monday 26th March 2018

With the recent announcement that Muse Developments has been selected as the preferred supplier to Wirral Council for the Wirral Growth Company regeneration project, now is the time to reconsider Birkenhead as a place to base a business. 

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Wirral History and Heritage Fair

The Wirral History and Heritage Association will be holding its annual History and Heritage Fair on Saturday 10 March

This is a once in a year chance to explore Wirral’s fascinating past and see inside the Grade II* listed Town Hall......

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Homeless Awareness Day 2018

Join us for the Homeless Awareness Day in Birkenhead Town Centre on Thursday, February 15

The event will highlight the work that agencies do to support people who are vulnerable and living on the streets.

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It’s all about our community as Progress to Excellence Ltd celebrates year of fundraising

A year of fundraising efforts by Progress to Excellence Ltd and its partners has resulted in a massive sum

The Birkenhead based business has raised almost £10,000 for the charity Autism Together over the last twelve months.

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BID Business Social Media & Marketing Workshops

We are delighted to announce our Digital Marketing and Social Media workshops,

These workshops are free of charge and are available to any business within the Birkenhead BID area. 

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Come and visit our pop-up ‘Age Friendly’ shop!

Some of Wirral’s biggest retailers have been asked to sign up to a new initiative to make shopping easier for older people.

A ‘pop-up’ event is being held at in one of the shop units at The Pyramids, Birkenhead, from 10am-3pm on Wednesday, December 20.

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Waste Savings

Reduce Your Recycling and Waste Costs

Superb Rates Available to BID Members

Biffa have been servicing the waste management needs of the UK since 1912, and with a local Depot in Bromborough, can take care of all of your business waste, ranging from a General Waste collection, dry mixed recycling.

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Insurance Savings
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Lower Business Insurance Rates

Free Insurance Review for Birkenhead First Businesses

The County Group has provided insurance solutions since 2003 and offers excellent rates, plus a range of insurance for businesses, staff, housing, vehicles and personal items.

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Energy Savings
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Reduce Your Energy Bills

Exclusive offer for Birkenhead First BID businesses

If you're a business in the BID, you can take a free energy check to see if you can reduce your energy bills by up to 25%  

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Get a Business Health Check

Support to help BID businesses grow and flourish

Our Businesses Growth Coordinator can give your business an intensive health check and identify the steps to be taken to realise sustainability and growth...

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What's On

All Upcoming Events


National acclaim for Wirral harm reduction project

Wirral’s approach to reducing the harm caused by super-strength alcohol has been judged the best in the country.

At an awards ceremony in London, the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) presented its Best Project Award....

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Cammell Laird donates £5000 to Feeding Birkenhead

Cammell Laird is throwing its weight behind Birkenhead MP Frank Field’s ‘Feeding Birkenhead’ campaign.

The internationally recognised Birkenhead based marine and engineering services company is donating £5000 to support the project’s objective of eliminating hunger in the town....

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What you really need to know about the EU GDPR (Part 2) - Consent

2018 is here, which means time is running out to prepare for the EU General Data Protection Regulation.

In part two of this three-part blog series, NW Security Group highlights one of the most hotly debated aspects of the new legislation: has the data owner consented to having their Personally Identifiable Information (PII) stored and processed?

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More landlords may be required to obtain license

Wirral Council is set to take action against rogue landlords through extending a licensing scheme

The Scheme will force them to improve their properties – or face seeing them being taken off the market. 

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Wirral’s purpose-built youth facility, The Hive, is opening its doors to families in need this Christmas Day

Metro Rod Deeside Wirral and Chester are sponsoring The Hive’s Christmas Day session

This will enable the youth zone to put on a full Christmas dinner and a wide range of activities, completely free of charge for local young people and their families.

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Employment Status and Statutory Rights

Employment status has a big effect on companies especially when it comes to statutory rights.

Considering the gig economy, which is growing rapidly, two companies have dominated the news in recent weeks for this reason — Uber and Deliveroo...

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Business Help & Advice
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Avoid energy waste during your business Christmas shutdown

Companies are being urged to pay close attention to energy saving measures during the festive break.

To avoid energy waste which could amount to huge sums of money, Inteb Managed Services has produced a checklist..... 

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Hear From Our Members

See what other Bid Levy Payers have to say about the work we’re doing in Birkenhead...

“Birkenhead is becoming a cleaner, safer and more welcoming place to shop, work and do business.”
- Paul Griffiths, McDonald's