Ebulletin no : 39 08/04/2016

Don't miss our first AGM
Learn more about Luton BID's plans.
AGM and becoming a BID member

Luton BID's first ever Annual General Meeting (AGM) is coming up in May. This is your opportunity to help shape Luton BID's future.
To attend, you must be a BID member - membership is only open to businesses located in the Luton BID area, who pay the BID levy.

For full details on becoming a member and to receive an application form, please email info@lutonbid.org.
Upcoming events in Luton town centre

Our first Luton Live event of 2016 was a resounding success, attracting visitors and showcasing our diverse cultural and creative offering.

We have plenty more planned for 2016, and are also supporting other upcoming events to help drive footfall.
Don't forget, you can keep up to date with all upcoming events on our website HERE.

Luton Live
Every second Saturday of the month throughout the Summer, Luton BID will be in George's Square with dancing, singing and an array of other acts. As well as bringing you fun for all the family we'll be showcasing the talent that Luton has on offer and celebrating the diverse creative arts scene in Luton. These events are organised by Luton BID.
The next three events are 9th April, 14th May and 11th June, 12pm-4pm
Boishakhi Mela
St George's Square will come alive with sights and sounds of this year's Boishakhi Mela, featuring art, performance, food, dance, music, magic and drumming from around the World. The Boishakhi Mela 2016 will celebrate Luton's diverse culture and the heritage of Luton's local communities.
Thursday 14th April, all day
The Queen's 90th birthday celebrations
Celebrate the Queen's birthday with a free, special evening for all the family. Experience a brass band playing classic hits from The Commonwealth, WoW illusion and magic spectacular, stilt walkers, balloon modelling and more. 
Thursday 21st April, 6:30pm-8:30pm

St George's Day
Celebrate St George's Day in Luton town centre with a circus workshop, Punch and Judy, St George (stilt walker and balloon artist) and his dragon, and flag biscuit decoration. Alternatively craft a sword/shield or princess hat, try out the climbing wall or have a go at water zorbing.
Saturday 23rd April, 11am-5pm
For details of all forthcoming events in Luton town centre, visit the events area on our website HERE.
Best Bar None: our support

Luton BID is supporting the Best Bar None programme.
This a National Award Scheme supported by the Home Office and aimed at promoting responsible management and operation of alcohol licensed premises. For more details please visit the Best Bar None website HERE.
How to get involved

All businesses are encouraged to get involved by attending working groups to help steer projects. You can also follow us on Twitter @LutonBID or like us on Facebook Luton BID, or click on the links below.

Look out for our ebulletin next week with details of some of our new projects.

This email is sent to you as a business located in the
Luton Business Improvement District (BID) 
or partner interested in BID activity.

The BID is project managed by Partnerships for Better Business Ltd (pfbbUK).

Luton BID 01582 510657  info@lutonbid.org

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