Northwich traders back Cheshire’s first BID

TRADERS in Northwich have voted for a retail business improvement district (BID), the first in Cheshire.

They will pay a levy on top of their rates over the next five years which will fund £1.25m of town centre improvements and promotional initiatives.

The organisers say this will transform Northwich, making it a "destination of choice for shoppers".

Gaynor Sinar, chair of the Northwich BID Steering Group, said: “This is the biggest opportunity Northwich town traders have had in 40 years, and... For the full story register now for free or login below...