Coronavirus Business Support

Recovery and Reopening


City Centre Performance Reports

New Discretionary Grant Fund

As of the 1 June Canterbury City Council is accepting applications for discretionary business grants, intended to support businesses affected by COVID-19. The council has allocated a 15 day window to put your application in – so please urgently click…

Annual Conference & AGM

The BID’s Annual Conference went virtual this year. We missed seeing you in person, but were delighted that so many of you could join us for our zoom gathering on 9 June. Professor Cathy Parker, Co-Chair of the Institute of…

New UK Government Guidelines (25 May)

Updated 25 May The UK Government published new guidance documents on in mid-May and updated them on 25 May, changing the date of retail re-opening: Press release “Timeline for retail to reopen in June” with outdoor markets and car…