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Ripon BID

Supporting businesses in the Ripon city region

Ripon BID is an independent, not-for-profit, business-led initiative working to create the environment for businesses in the Ripon city region to succeed. We aim to deliver on issues that are important to our member businesses.

About Ripon BID

A Business Improvement District (BID) is a business-led and business funded organisation formed to contribute to the improvement of a defined geographical area. In Ripon’s case, the Ripon city region ranging from Lightwater Valley in the North to Newby Hall in the East, Fountains Abbey in the South West and Grantley Hall in the West.


Ripon BID has a range of services to help your business thrive. Click through to see some of the services that we provide to member businesses within the Ripon BID area. We are here to help, so please make the most of your Ripon BID.

Working Groups

Visit Ripon: This group meets at least quarterly, and its key objective is to ensure that Ripon’s visitor attractions and offers are promoted in a holistic and coordinated way. The Visit Ripon Group also shares visitor information within the group and gives support and advice to its fellow members.

Get in Touch

For more information about Ripon BID or to arrange for a visit or appointment from the BID Manager please contact us.

Ripon BID Mailing List

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