Following a research and tendering process, a significant group of leading UK BIDs have chosen to work with IPM to develop and enhance the industry. A BIDs SIG is being established. Click BIDs above for more information
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Researchers at Cardiff and Manchester Metropolitan universities, using data from Springboard, have identified four types of town centre based on their footfall activity. Read more in Policy Briefings
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CALL FOR PAPERS. INCLUSIVE PLACEMAKING: We want to understand more about placemaking as a participatory and inclusive practice, which connects individuals into networks of place-based action and results in the context of austerity, devolution, and local responsibility.Read more