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The Morecambe EDF Christmas Sparkle and switch-on grows

By |2019-08-12T04:21:11+01:00November 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

  The famous Cairngorm Reindeer are due to arrive in Morecambe on 1st December as EDF Energy, Morecambe BID  and Morecambe Town Council bring you the Morecambe Sparkle Community Christmas Lights Switch On! This year will be a fun-filled, festive event to switch on the Christmas Lights in Morecambe on Saturday 1st December. Produced by More [...]

Seagull-proof refuse sacks go on trial in Morecambe

By |2019-08-12T04:22:52+01:00August 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

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 [...]

Morecambe Street pARTy returns for a day of creativity

By |2019-08-12T04:26:35+01:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

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 [...]

Morecambe BID supports Morecambe’s Catch The Wind Kite Festival.

By |2019-08-12T04:28:01+01:00June 4th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

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 [...]

Morecambe gets a spring clean

By |2019-08-12T04:29:54+01:00May 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

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 [...]

EDF Energy to sponsor Morecambe Sparkle, 2018

By |2018-05-11T16:27:30+01:00May 11th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

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 [...]

Eden Project plans for Morecambe Dome site

By |2019-08-12T04:33:48+01:00April 19th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |

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 [...]

Morecambe to bloom with giant poppies

By |2018-04-15T12:36:21+01:00April 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

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 [...]