The Great British High Street supports those working to revive, adapt and diversify high streets. Not for profit and government funded, they aim to provide resources for high street regeneration and celebrate innovative work going on in high streets across Britain. Entries open on 7th July 2016.
100 Ways to Help your High Street
The 100 Ways to Help the High Street guide is a collection of powers, tools, and strategies that are available to to help make your local centre a great place to be.
In most areas you will find an exciting events and activities programme to encourage people to visit. Other places are making use of high street properties to create community centres, business incubation and hot desk spaces as well as integrating popup shops.
They’re encouraging people to spend their leisure time, whether this is during the day, evening or night time, on their local high street too with more cafés, bars, restaurants, parks, light features and art installations. And great places can be discovered online too as our high streets gradually become Digital High Streets with ‘brick and click‘environments, increased social media and website presence and better marketing to keep their community informed. Get Involved & Help Make Great Places.