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08/07/2019Network Event at Neptune – Thursday 11th JulyJust a final reminder that our next network meeting is scheduled for the Neptune showroom in St Andrews Street South, from 6pm next Thursday. In order to make the necessary catering arrangements please let us know if you intend coming along and if so , if you have any dietary requirements. Just drop an e mail to me or

08/07/2019St Nicholas Hospice Accumulator ChallengeGreene & Greene are once again proud to be supporting St Nicholas Hospice by taking part in the 2019 Accumulator Challenge. This year they are moving the event outside, for a team assault course challenge, at the Playground in Barrow (which is just 10 minutes from Bury). This should be a fantastic event, and will be organised so that teams of all abilities can take part and have fun Please see the attached flyer for details of the event. If you would like to enter a team, please reply to Jools Windermere at

08/07/2019Friday Food Fayre on 19th JulyThe Council’s markets team are arranging a one off Friday Food Fest event in the Cornhill on Friday 19th July. In order to maximise this opportunity the event will cover lunch and dinner, so will run from noon until 9pm. I have previously made BID members aware of this event but there is still time (but not that much time!) to book a pitch if you want to be part of this event but the organiser, Sharon Fairweather, needs to know of your interest by end of play on Tuesday (9th July). Contact her at

08/07/2019Bury Free Press Business AwardsIf you have seen todays BFP you will see a full page article about BID business, Gavin Ashley, who’s owner Gavin Downes won an award at last years Business awards. If you enter and are short listed or even win an award the amount of FREE publicity is considerable. We sponsor the customer service award but there are a number of award categories and I would urge our members to enter these prestigious local awards. The closing date for nominations is Friday 26th July , so basically there’s 3 weeks left (plenty of time!) to get your nomination in! To find out what you need to do just visit

Meet the Board

Andrew joined the Board in May 2011 and was Chairman until January 2015. He was re-elected as Chairman in May 2019. 



Wil Joined the Board in November 2014 and was elected Vice Chairman in September 2015.


Mark joined the Board in March 2011 having been appointed the CEO of the BID the previous month.


Maria joined the Board in July 2016.


Paul joined the Board in May 2018. 


Neville joined the Board in April 2019. 


Andrea joined the Board in April 2010. 


Barry joined the Board in April 2019. 


Mike joined the Board in July 2013


Heather joined the Board in March 2016.







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