“Market Street businesses seem enthused with the effect the BID is having.”- Lindsay Hudson, The Vintage Interior Fairy

Safe and Secure

Through a team of dedicated Town Hosts, Birkenhead Bid provides a range of security benefits to support businesses in the area.

Services and benefits provided include:

  • Security patrols, intelligence gathering and community safety initiatives to reduce antisocial behaviour
  • Monitoring safety and security provided by local authorities to ensure standards are maintained and - where necessary - lobbying for improvement
  • Working with Merseyside Police to arrange additional high-visibility reassurance policing in Birkenhead
  • Working with public and charity sector partners to tackle anti-social behaviour
  • Birkenhead First businesses are eligible for free membership of Wirral Against Business Crime Scheme (normally £300pa)