Our Work

We work in partnership with local stakeholders to address daily issues and longer term ambitions for the area.

Our initiatives

Public Realm & Environment

Community Safety & Business Resilience

Community Safety and Business Resilience

Corporate Community Engagement

Corporate Community Engagement

Marketed & Promoted

Marketing and Promotion

Strategic Vision

Strategic Vision



This week's footfall


Measured at 9 locations. Counts may be affected on Arundel Street and Strand locations due to scaffolding.

Latest News

Explore the latest news from the area

12 January 2021

Northbank BID secures £18m of funding to improve Strand/Aldwych gyratory

We are delighted to announce that through the collaborative partnership of the Northbank BID and Westminster City Council, a further £18 million funding to improve the Strand/Aldwych gyratory has been...

7 January 2021

A Message From Our Chief Executive

07.01.2021 A message from Ruth Duston OBE OC: Happy New Year to our business members – I hope you managed to get some rest over the holiday period. Last year...

5 January 2021

January 2021 Business Update – Covid19

05.01.2021 Trafalgar Square Following the Prime Minister’s announcement that England will enter into a national lockdown from today, due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases, we are continuing to...

22 December 2020

Premier Inn Halves Rents for Christmas

22-12-2020 CoStar News has revealed that Whitbread, the UK’s largest hospitality group and owner of the ubiquitous Premier Inn budget hotel chain, has written to all of its landlords saying...

15 December 2020

Public Realm, Strategic Vision Planning Projects

The Northbank is one of the most culturally significant place in London; from Aldwych to the Strand and Trafalgar Square, it is a key priority for the BID to enchance...

20 November 2020

Villiers Street Consultation

Public Realm Improvement Proposals on Villiers Street F.M. Conway Ltd / WSP have been commissioned on behalf of Westminster City Council to undertake stakeholder engagement to find out your views...

19 November 2020

Advent Calendar – 25th December

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous 2021 from the South Westminster BIDs! #SWBIDsChristmas

19 November 2020

Advent Calendar – 24th December

1 day until the big day! Make sure you make the most of your Northbank Privilege card offers to get any last minute Christmas presents. It’s also always good to...

19 November 2020

Advent Calendar – 23rd December

2 days to go! If you are in need of some last minute Christmas decorations or if you still have presents to wrap, catch up on our sustainable Christmas workshop...