A pilot scheme to stop seagulls leaving a trail of destruction on bin day got off the ground in central Morecambe today with the issuing of up to 100 seagull-proof refuse sacks to residential properties and businesses. Like many towns and cities, residents and businesses often find the household waste they have put out for collection [...]
Street pARTy celebrates the power of creativity in a free pop up event. The event, a venture between Morecambe BID, the Arndale Morecambe, and Deco Publique, will take over New Town Square for one day of making art, with free workshops and art experiences for families and visitors - a vibrant atmosphere and true celebration of [...]
More Music’s Catch, the Wind Kite Festival, is an annual event that is a much-loved highlight of Morecambe’s summer calendar. Regularly attracting 20,000 people over the weekend, the festival has been integral to bringing visitors to Morecambe and contributes hugely to the vibrant festival programme helping to make Morecambe a great place to work in, live [...]
This week Gum Zappers are tackling some of the most gummed-up streets in Morecambe Town centre. As part of an initiative by Morecambe Business Improvement District (BID), the central streets are receiving a lot of attention to spruce them up for summer by removing thousands of carelessly discarded deposits of chewing gum on the streets. Ivor [...]
Morecambe Business Improvement District (BID) is very pleased to announce that EDF Energy will be the major sponsors of the 2018 Morecambe Sparkle at Christmas. In 2016 Morecambe BID introduced seasonal lighting in the form of laser spaceflowers that lit up the dark skies at Christmas and New Year. They were extremely well accepted, after years [...]
Proposals to bring the world famous Eden Project North attraction to Morecambe are in the pipeline. Eden Project North would bring a huge economic boost to the town, and be a “game changer” for regeneration. Eden Project North would bring a huge economic boost to the town, and be a “game changer” for regeneration. Plans include transforming [...]
UPDATE - we are now on our third thousand lot of poppies. All poppies are now £5.00 each but all proceeds are going to the Royal British legion. This year is the hundredth anniversary of the end of World War One and the formation of the Royal Air Force and we are covering Morecambe in giant [...]
For years Morecambe has been a magnet for visitors and the current range of festivals and events on offer will ensure it will be for many years to come. From the world-renowned Vintage Festival, to our home-grown Morecambe Carnival, Morecambe has an offer for all.
Morecambe Bay is an area of Special Scientific Interest, borders national parks and areas of outstanding Natural Beauty, and home to many species of wildlife. Arguably, it also has some of the best sunsets in the world.