COVID-19 Hub

Welcome to the dedicated information hub designed to keep you up to date with the latest on COVID-19 within the Town Centre. The hub is the go-to place for Government updates, the latest funding advice for businesses and information on which businesses are open.

If you want information on testing, vaccinations, mental health and wellbeing, please click on COVID-19 ADVICE CENTRE. To find out which businesses are still open in Solihull town centre, please click on JANUARY BUSINESS TRACKER. For detailed information on the financial support available for businesses, including the latest lockdown grants, please click on BUSINESS SUPPORT.

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It's a huge Yes to BID Term 3!

Solihull BID has secured a new five-year term representing the town centre following a successful renewal ballot of 457 member businesses. The confidential postal ballot conducted by UK Engage closed on October 31. 

A total of 90.35% voted in favour of the Solihull BID continuing, with 96.27% in rateable value. The turnout was 56.89%.

A big thank you to all of the businesses that returned their votes and continue to support our work in the town centre.

Official Ballot Result Declaration

About the BID

The Solihull Business Improvement District is the foundation on which we can build an even greater town centre for all. For the past ten years, we’ve grown, inspired and innovated. Resulting in a reduction in crime, increase in footfall and the introduction of a thriving independent scene, plus much more

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Upcoming events

Boosting both footfall and visitor spending. Events play a key role in putting Solihull and its businesses firmly on the map. Head over to the Events page to find a variety of different things to do

COVID-19 Advice Hub

01 January - 28 February 2021

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Latest news

Find out about all of the current events and happenings from around the Solihull area below. If you would like news about your business featured on our website, please contact us


Solihull business BNP Paribas Personal Finance UK recognised as Top Employer in the country for 2021

POSTED: 25 January 2021

Solihull business BNP Paribas Personal Finance UK has been recognised as one of the top employers in the country for 2021.

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Living Space Housing promotes Paul Breen to Commercial Director

POSTED: 15 January 2021

Living Space Housing has promoted Paul Breen to the role of Commercial Director, in recognition of his contribution to the phenomenal growth of the start-up affordable housing specialist.

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Solihull-based Paragon Banking Group raise £43k for Macmillan Cancer Support

POSTED: 15 January 2021

Kind-hearted employees at Paragon Banking Group raised over £43,000 last year for Macmillan Cancer Support.

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