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

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Here's the latest news stories from Birkenhead Bid

13-03-2018

Birkenhead BID Patronage for The Hive

  • Sunday, 22nd April 2018 - 20:16 PM

The Hive, Wirral’s purpose-built youth facility, has welcomed Birkenhead BID to its network of founder patrons, securing vital funding that will help it support thousands of young people across the borough. As a Founder Patron, Birkenhead BID will make a significant contribution towards The Hive’...

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08-03-2018

Wilfred Own celebrated with new exhibition

  • Sunday, 22nd April 2018 - 20:16 PM

A stunning new bust of Wilfred Owen and a unique exhibition of children's poetry from his time in the trenches form a remarkable double celebration at the Wirral museum dedicated to the Birkenhead-educated War poet. The Wilfred Owen Story opened its doors on its famous namesake’s birthday (18...

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06-03-2018

A NEW JD Sports shop has arrived at the Pyramids Shopping Centre.

  • Sunday, 22nd April 2018 - 20:16 PM

A NEW JD Sports shop has arrived at the Pyramids Shopping Centre. Situated on Grange Road, the 11,000 sq ft store opened at 9am on Saturday, March 3 offering sports footwear, clothing and accessories. To celebrate the opening, the store also gave away a year's supply of trainers - up to...

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05-03-2018

Wirral New Music Collective - Live Music Innovation Fund

  • Sunday, 22nd April 2018 - 20:16 PM

The Wirral New Music Collective need bands with big ideas to take advantage of their Live Music Innovation Fund. If you're ready for the Birkenhead big time, read on: Wirral New Music Collective is an independent group of record labels, music writers, promoters, visual artists, artist manager...

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02-03-2018

X - Make a Mark. At Rathbone Studios

  • Sunday, 22nd April 2018 - 20:16 PM

An art exhibition reflecting Women’s right to vote. The right to vote in national elections was granted to women over the age of thirty who owned property; this was made possible by The Representation of the People Act which became law in 1918. However, this ruling only applied to 40% of women th...

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02-03-2018

Market Street and Argyle Street- `THE OLD HEART OF BIRKENHEAD`

  • Sunday, 22nd April 2018 - 20:16 PM

A joint initiative by Wirral Methodist Housing Association and Forum Creative Enterprises to raise awareness of the diverse shops and businesses in the shopping area of Hamilton Square and increase footfall for those local businesses. On Wednesday 14th February, local businesses were invited to s...

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01-03-2018

Would you like to be a supplier to Birkenhead BID events team?

  • Sunday, 22nd April 2018 - 20:16 PM

Birkenhead BID are excited to be hosting a number of events over the course of 2018 including the third annual Be in Birkenhead Festival (26.07.18).  Wherever possible we look to engage local businesses to provide the products and services we require therefore we are now asking companies to quote...

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22-02-2018

Top ten reasons Birkenhead is a great place to base a business

  • Sunday, 22nd April 2018 - 20:16 PM

These are just some of the reasons to Choose Birkenhead to base your business: •    Birkenhead is at the centre of significant development and investment Wirral Waters driven by Peel and Wirral Well Made. These developments will change the face of business in Birkenhead as a place to work and liv...

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22-02-2018

Where you can get to from Birkenhead in 5, 15, 25 mins

  • Sunday, 22nd April 2018 - 20:16 PM

Birkenhead isn’t just in Wirral, it’s an integral part of Wirral. There is a wealth of world-class leisure, lifestyle and entertainment options right on Birkenhead’s doorstep.   Within 5 minutes of Hamilton Square, you can: •    Have a picnic in the square, it has the most Grade 1 listed build...

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31-01-2018

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

  • Sunday, 22nd April 2018 - 20:16 PM

A year of fundraising efforts by Progress to Excellence Ltd and its partners has resulted in a massive sum of almost £10,000 going to the charity Autism Together. All funds have gone towards the cost of building additional rooms on to Autism Together’s respite unit The Ferns at Raby Hall, near Br...

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