158: 08/05/18
Luton Live
Our next Luton Live event is this Saturday, 12th May with music, dance and circus performances on St George’s Square from midday.
Local and national acts are all coming to perform in Luton town centre during an afternoon of entertainment designed to entice more people into the area.

For more information on the acts and what's planned click HERE .
Luton BID/Metro Bank event
An informal BID networking event  in conjunction with Metro Bank is taking place this week on  Thursday, 10th May , 6pm at Metrobank, 10-20 Castle St, Luton LU1 3AJ.

Join us to hear about Luton BID's 2018 plans and me et r epresentatives from Metro Bank as they talk about their new high street presence and plans for the local community. It is also chance to network with like-minded business people and catch up with existing contacts.
To attend please email: Thanbi Haque, Metro Bank's Local Business Manager HERE .
Love Your Local Market
The BID is supporting the Love Your Local Market campaign and two events being run by Luton Indoor Market.

Saturday 19th May - there will be a treasure hunt, face painting, balloons and a pop-up market .
Saturday 26th May - Peppa Pig will be visiting the market to meet and greet shoppers.
There is currently an opportunity to have a stall at the market at a promotional rate - please email Laura Edwards HERE .
Luton Mela Talent Quest
The Luton Mela Talent Quest heats start this week.

Heat 1 will take place at The Mall, Central Square on Saturday 12th May from midday until 4pm and Heat 2 at the University of Bedfordshire on Tuesday 22nd May from 6.30pm - 9pm.

The heats will be followed by the Bootcamp and Final in June.

Pop along to see who will compete for the opportunity to perform live on stage at Luton Mela.
Luton Town Football Club celebrations
What a weekend it was for local football supporters. There were fantastic scenes in St George's Square as Luton Town Football Club fans celebrated the club's promotion to League One. 

The Hatters will start their first third-tier campaign in 11 years in August, when the Luton Borough Council Planning Committee will also consider the Power Court Development plans for a new stadium in Luton town centre.
See our picture gallery of the celebrations HERE .
Dates for your diary
  • Luton BID/Metro Bank networking event - Thursday 10th May

  • Luton Live - Saturday 12th May

  • Luton Mela Talent Quest heats - Saturday 12th May & Tuesday 22nd May

  • Luton Indoor Market 'Love Your Local Market' events - Saturday 19th & 26th May

More details on all these events and more can be found on our Luton BID website HERE
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