Love Loughborough BID remains open and operational despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in a bid to support the BID Levy paying businesses and the wider community within the town.
Although the team are working remotely, they are still in contact with businesses on a daily basis to provide advice and guidance as well as promote and support businesses where possible.
Love Loughborough BID have been lobbying the Government for financial support, but due to the wider support package that is being offered to all businesses, The BID still relies on levy payments to stay operational.
Love Loughborough BID will play a vital role in supporting the re-opening of businesses once the pandemic is over, providing businesses with over £200,000 worth of free recycling, free Wi-Fi to Loughborough Town Centre, Footfall statistics to all businesses, free advertising and promotion, digital marketing training and support, organising and running key events which increase footfall as well as the ongoing management of the retail radio scheme and crime prevention measures.
Although many businesses are affected both financially and physically, the Government are providing financial support to enable businesses to continue paying essential ongoing finances – grant and funding advice can be found at – www.businesssupport.gov.uk/coronavirus-business-support/
Love Loughborough BID need to be here to support and revitalise Loughborough Town in the future, but will need the support, as many other businesses, to stay operational.
Love Loughborough BID are still available to all businesses for advice and guidance about the current situation and will continue to bring updates on the support and guidance for Loughborough Businesses. For continuous updates and information please go to loveloughborough.co.uk/love-bid/coronavirus/.