The Plan In 2013

THE WISH LIST 2014 TO 2019

CUSTOMER MARKETING

Promote the diverse and unique ‘indie’ offer

Digital marketing: including a dedicated GRBID website, Facebook, Twitter, mobile app’

Destination marketing: working with Destination Bristol and Stokes Croft to create a ‘day out’ including ‘flipping’ the Cabot Circus shopper

PR with local and national press

Also; a driver stop ‘n’ shop campaign; voucher/loyalty Card, shopping trails, seasonal and/or topical calendar; Gloucester Road Magazine

EVENTS

Events – eg closing Gloucester Road for a festival…

’Gloucester-bury’, fares, markets2

Christmas lights and events

Arts tours and events

Later opening and/or Sunday opening

CLOSER COMMUNITY & RESIDENT TIES

School Workshops: ie shops holding workshops (eg Millards car/bike repairs etc)

Coordinated projects with local schools and other groups eg the Cricket Club

CLEAN, GREEN, ACCESSIBLE & ATTRACTIVE

Promoting a busker scene

Bringing empty shops back into use

ARTS

Art on the street

More galleries

TRANSPORT

Promote parking, RPZ, bus-lanes, etc policy that work for business too

Lobbying for cheaper buses

A Gloucester Road dedicated bus, trolley or rickshaws (subject to appropriate licensing)

More cycle parking

PLANNING

Lobby council regarding changes of use, size, character

CONTACT BRISTOL'S INDEPENDENT DISTRICT

Phone: 07462127943
Email: grbidoffice@gmail.com
Address: 57 Gloucester Rd, Bristol BS7 8AD
Company Registered Number – 09018336