Welcome to Solihull

Welcome back to Solihull! We continue to work extremely hard to ensure the town centre remains a safe and welcoming place to visit, shop and work in.

We'd love to see you in Solihull town centre for our next two big events - the Solihull Food & Drink Festival and Octobersaurus.

Click on SOLIHULL FOOD & DRINK FESTIVAL for more information on the celebrity chefs, delicious street food, Rum & Reggae section and roaming entertainment on offer.

Clink on OCTOBERSAURUS for more on our month of dinosaur fun in Solihull including dino visits and sticker trail!


Solihull Food & Drink Festival Octobersaurus

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

Solihull Food & Drink Festival 2021

24 - 26 September 2021

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25 September - 16 October 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

D46A9189 Solihull BID Brouchure by Corporate photographer Andrew Ogilvy Photography

Touchwood celebrates its 20th birthday

POSTED: 3 September 2021

Touchwood Solihull turns 20 on Sunday 5th September and to celebrate this milestone the team we will be hosting a week long birthday celebration for shoppers to enjoy.

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VACANCY: Project Administrator at Solihull BID

POSTED: 1 September 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen to recruit an additional person to join Solihull’s Business Improvement District team as project administrator.

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Ainsley Harriott to headline grand return of Solihull Food & Drink Festival

POSTED: 27 August 2021

Solihull’s Food & Drink Festival makes its much-awaited return this September, headlined by the nation’s favourite chef, Ainsley Harriott.

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