Southport BID Cancel Christmas Market and Ice Rink October 31st, 2016 webteam Latest News Shares Comments Southport BID say NO to Christmas Market and Ice Rink Following the two previous disastrous Southport Christmas markets and last years popular ice rink the BID has announced that they will no longer run either. On a more positive note Southport’s Christmas Lights Switch On will take place on Lord Street on Saturday 19th November. The Southport BID is hosting a switch on with live music, all hosted by out of town radio station Smooth Radio FM despite Southport having three stations, Mighty Radio, Coast Radio, Sandgrounder. Also read: Southport Christmas Market Needs You! Southport BID is an independent organisation that represents more than 900 businesses in Southport town centre after taxing them. Its main focus is to support and improve the vibrancy and vitality of the town centre by investing monies, raised from a levy, sponsorship and other funding sources into a programme of events, environmental improvements and safety projects, as well as enhancing the marketing of the town centre as a premier coastal tourist resort. This website is provides BID information and services for members of Southport’s business community. For all general visitor and tourism information, including events, attractions, shopping and business listings Sefton Council kill Southport Christmas Markets Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!