BID Focus for Year Three: April 2020 - March 2021

1. Develop a strategic events programme, focusing on two, big events per annum

2. Develop and promote the General Market to increase footfall to the town centre

3. Actively engage with the “Promotion (Tourism) Forum”

4. Make innovative use of empty units

Welcoming Town

1. Establish and enhance "Zones", working with businesses in geograpohic clusters

2. Increase BCRP membership

3. Continue with Alleygating Scheme to reduce anti-social behaviour in key sites around the town centre

Active Town Centre at Night

1. Use the Purple Flag standards as an example of best practice

2. Make sure the Events Strategy attracts people to to Night-Time Economy businesses

3. Establish better engagement with businesses in this sector

4. Create specific marketing campaign promoting Bognor Regis’s Night Time Economy

Better Parking

1. Work with ADC to deliver Improved signage at Fitzleet Car Park

2. Provide ways for businesses to purchase parking discs using cash

3. Initiate car parking disc preparation in Spring

Member Services

1. Continue to build on engagement with businesses

2. Continue to provide businesses with info, advice and support on direct cost savings (eg: business rates, utilities)

3. Actively promote BID Independent businesses through a stand alone campaign and website

4. Curate and deliver accessible training tools and opportunities for businesses