Freshers' Week 2022 - Get Involved!

It won't be long until we will be welcoming students from Nottingham Trent University (NTU) and the University of Nottingham (UoN) back to the city.

A new academic year means exclusive student-only shopping events and discounts at some of the UK's top shopping venues, including the Victoria Centre here in Nottingham.

For one-night only on Wednesday 5 October 2022 from 5pm to 10pm, students can look forward to a whole host of deals, games and competitions, goodie bags, live music and DJ sets.

For the first time, we will be positioning ourselves in the heart of the Victoria Centre where we aim to create a buzzing 'BID Zone' with music and attractions to provide the opportunity for Nottingham BID members, outside of the Victoria Centre, to directly engage with the students and access the footfall to promote your business.

  • There are only 50 places available in the BID Zone and these will be given on a first come, first serve basis.

  • Each business will be provided with a 2 x 2m table and access to a power socket.

  • To secure a place in the BID Zone, a £200 deposit is requiredThis will be need to be paid directly to the organisers of the lock-in - Student Shopping UK. (The deposit will be refunded to members that attend the event within 6 weeks after the lock-in. Those that do not attend on the evening or cancel within 4 weeks of the event will lose their deposit).

  • If you are interested in taking a spot within the BID Zone, please confirm your interest with the organiserAlex Ludlam at Student Shopping UK before 15th July 2022.

Exclusive Offer for BID Members

Advertising Opportunity - Student Guide Exclusive Offer

LeftLion are once again producing the official "Welcome to Nottingham" student guide which will be back in print this September to deliver the definitive bible on how to live your best student life and discover our fine city, armed with impeccable local knowledge.

The guide is one of the best received LeftLion magazine publications - and we've teamed up with LeftLion to offer our BID members an exclusive 25% discount on any advert placed within the guide.

15,000 copies are produced and distributed direct to new students.

For any enquiries, please email LeftLion's Marketing and Partnerships Manager, Adam Pickering direct and quote 'NottinghamBID' to receive the offer. 
   
The guide is in partnership with Nottingham City Council, Nottingham BID, Nottingham Trent University, The University of Nottingham and LeftLion.

Victoria Centre Student Lock-in Event

A new academic year means exclusive student-only shopping events and discounts at some of the UK's top shopping venues, including the Victoria Centre here in Nottingham.

For one-night only on Wednesday 5 October 2022 from 5pm to 10pm, students can look forward to a whole host of deals, games and competitions, goodie bags, live music and DJ sets.

For the first time, we will be positioning ourselves in the heart of the Victoria Centre where we aim to create a buzzing 'BID Zone' with music and attractions to provide the opportunity for Nottingham BID members, outside of the Victoria Centre, to directly engage with the students and access the footfall to promote your business.

  • There are only 50 places available in the BID Zone and these will be given on a first come, first serve basis.

  • Each business will be provided with a 2 x 2m table and access to a power socket.

  • To secure a place in the BID Zone, a £200 deposit is requiredThis will be need to be paid directly to the organisers of the lock-in, Student Shopping UK. (The deposit will be refunded to members that attend the event within 6 weeks after the lock-in. Those that do not attend on the evening or cancel within 4 weeks of the event will lose their deposit).

  • If you are interested in taking a spot within the BID Zone, please confirm your interest with the organiserAlex Ludlam at Student Shopping UK before 15th July 2022.

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