May Round Up and News

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June 2021




In May Gift Cards were redeemed in Bizarre, Gloucestershire Arts and Crafts Centre, Hooker & Eight, Spago, Subway - Kings Walk & Idun Spirit.


The 2.5 mile trail around the city centre is Gloucester's loyalty programme very popular and recently 2 short cuts has been mentioned in national through the city have been introduced. press recently, learn more on our website. Great work by local artists highlighting various heritage and businesses in the city. In May the most popular place to Newly signed up businesses earn points were: M&S Eastgate, include The Vine Bar & Kitchen, Take a look on our website for more Museum of Gloucester, Gloucester Lily's Tearoom and The House of information. Guildhall, TANK, McDonald's and The Tailor of Gloucester. The Entertainer.


in partnership with Gloucester City Council and Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

The latest update is online now, feel free to read a day by day breakdown on CPOs in the city. In brief: Stores Visited - 753; Welfare checks - 333; Street Drinkers; 388; Rubbish - 18; ASB - 140; Suspicious behaviour - 153; Shoplifting - 52; Cards Issued - 2. £2,319.87 recovered in stolen goods by CPOs in May 2021


Along with Eastgate Shopping Centre, King's Walk Shopping Centre, Gloucester Quays and Visit Gloucester we are promoting National Picnic Week, encouraging people to pack local into their picnics and enjoy our various urban and green picnic spots.

GLOUCESTER GOES RETRO 28 AUGUST Partnership with Gloucester City Council

After a one-year hiatus, the vintage car, fashion and music festival is back! One of the highlights of the city’s vibrant festival calendar, Gloucester Goes Retro features classic vehicles filling the historic Gate Streets and Gloucester Docks.

Many our amazing businesses are either doing take away or click and collect or selling picnic ware! Be part of it too - download one of the posters and instagram posts and pop it in your window and on your social! These are on our website.

With over 300 vehicles registered to come this year - it's time to get excited, dust off your costumes and plan your shop windows. There will be prizes for best dressed shops and people. Westgate Street - 1900-1940s, Northgate Street - 1950s, Eastgate Street - 1960s and Southgate Street 1970s and beyond! More info:

UK INDIE DAY Let's celebrate all the amazing independent businesses in the city! Join in the fun and follow @ukindieday on social and perhaps to a special promotion for that weekend. Let us know and we'll share! More info on our website.

CATHEDRAL QUARTER QUIZ A fantastic quiz has been put together by the Cathedral Quarter team. Follow them on Facebook for more info. Visit your local Westgate pubs and restaurants for clues! Beer mats and coasters in your local venues have some of the answers.

WHAT'S ON For what's on in the city please visit, here's a taster: 18th-19th June: Scriptorium Medieval Cocktail Emporium Blackfriars. 27th June: Bubble Rush Gloucester Park

If you are interested in any of the BID projects please search the GloucesterBID website or drop us an email