BID Member Benefits

Ilkley BID businesses can take advantage of the following benefits.  Please get in touch for more information.

Marketing and promotion of the town
Keeping Ilkley clean and attractive
Supporting businesses

Discover Ilkley Website

A business listing on the Discover Ilkley Website and free promotion of offers and events.

Discover Ilkley Newsletter

Twice monthly newsletter to subsribers sharing BID businesses’ news events and offerings.

Event Bunting

Decorative shop window bunting for local events such as Ilkley Pride and Ilkley Carnival.

Professional Photography

Two professionally taken photographs with the option to purchase additional shots at a discounted rate.

Business Networking

Attendance at business networking events to improve your business connections in the area.

Town Centre Maps

Town centre maps in various locations around Ilkley to highlight all BID businesses will soon be installed to help visitors explore the whole town centre area.


A press-worthy behind-the-scenes article to shine a spotlight on your business. 

Business Cost Savings

Free support in finding significant savings on core business expenses, such as utility bills and insurance.

Ilkley Gift Card

All retail and hospitality venues can accept the Ilkley Gift Card as payment just like any normal credit/debit card payment.

Meeting Room

Free use of the Ilkley BID meeting room.  Seats up to 16 people and includes video conferencing and tea and coffee.

Social Media Promotion

Extensive social media campaigns on the Discover Ilkley platforms.  Get in touch to advertise your offerings and events on Discover Ilkley.

Christmas Lights

Providing Christmas lights to areas of the town that are not funded by Ilkley Town Council.

Training Courses

Subsidised training courses relevant to your business facilitated by Ilkley BID.

Gazebo Hire

Free use of the Discover Ilkley Gazebo at the Real Food Ilkley Market.

Ilkley Watch

Register to use the Shop Safe app to combat shoplifting and anti-social behaviour.