Latest News

Shop Local, Shop Penrith

 

From today (10 August) and running until 17 August, the Government is launching ‘Shop Local Week’. This is seven days of concentrated activity encouraging shoppers to return to their local high street and shop safely.

It’s really important to promote our shops and businesses, our brands and our location.  We are running a campaign to support this via Discover Penrith channels using the hashtags #ShopLocal and #ShopPenrith. We’ll be focusing on business types – we’ve got 3 independent bookshops, 3 independent florists, a fantastic range of gift shops and butchers, bakers and greengrocers to delight our local community.  Please join in, like and share posts and let me know if you’ve got a story you’d like me to share.

Attached is information on the National campaign from Cumbria LEP and Cumbria Tourism also have a toolkit in their Resource Hub https://www.cumbriatourism.org/who-we-are/resource-hub/recovery-hub/shop-local-week/

 

 

This entry was posted in news. Bookmark the permalink.


Posted on

Penrith 1940’s Weekend

Plans for the 1940’s weekend are gathering pace, thanks to the great work being done by Penrith Town Council. Lots of businesses are already signed up to get involved dressing up, dressing windows or doing something else to help take …
Read more >



Posted on

Latest Government Update on COVID in the workplace

Update from HM Gov for your attention:   The UK Health Security Agency has set out new public health principles for workplaces for businesses, organisations and employers in England to consider in managing the risk to their workforce from respiratory …
Read more >

 

 

Copyright 2018 Penrith BID. All rights reserved. Website by Three Peaks Web Design