Love Great Western Road BID – Updates

4th June 2019

LGWR Open Information Meeting – Wed June 18

The proposal to develop a Business Improvement District (BID) along the west end of Great Western Road is now picking up pace. Consultation with businesses trading on GWR from the top of Byres Rd right along to St. George’s Cross is now complete. We’ve heard all sorts of fantastic ideas about how trading conditions (and the area itself) could be improved. There’s a lot of […]
23rd April 2019

A group of visionaries

Love Great Western Road’s steering group met in mid-April to further discuss their vision and objectives for the possible establishment of a BID (Business Improvement District) for Great Western Road. Everyone is keen to develop the potential of the area as a must-visit part of the city, and immediate priorities are to work collectively to improve the attractiveness of the road, […]
21st March 2019

New steering group swings into action

They came, and they signed on the dotted line to join Love Great Western Road BID’s new steering group. Yes, a bunch of brilliant small business people stepped up to the plate in March 2019 to help progress the LGWR BID project. Fraser Ritchie from Farrow & Ball was nominated to act as Chair with support from Karen Harvey of Hoos […]
19th December 2018

BID Updates

In November and December 2018, we began the process of informal consultation with businesses within the Love Great Western Road BID area. We haven’t met everyone yet, so please pass the word about LGWR to you neighbouring traders, and keep an eye on this page for news, meeting dates and all the latest LGWR developments. We’ve already met a wide […]