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Team Aberdeen full steam ahead as platform 9 gets a new lease of life

A growing civic pride campaign has continued on the right track with the clean-up of one of Aberdeen’s most unsightly passageways.


Aberdeen Inspired aiming to improve city centre's sticky situation

Business organisation Aberdeen Inspired has unveiled the latest stage of its Team Aberdeen civic pride campaign with an initiative aimed at reducing the impact of discarded gum on the city centre’s streets.



Aberdeen Inspired is an organisation funded by levy payers – and the greatest challenge is ensuring a significant return on investment for those city centre businesses.

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Aberdeen is a city with a bright future built on an impressive heritage. Key events have laid the foundations for the years ahead and Aberdeen Inspired has a major part to play having won the support of the business community in a landmark vote.

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Business Plan

A comprehensive strategy is in place to utilise the significant funds at Aberdeen Inspired’s disposal, with a wealth of exciting ideas in place to stimulate interest and drive footfall to the city centre.

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Aberdeen Inspired is led and funded by the city centre business community but its aims are wide ranging, designed to reinvigorate the Business Improvement District for the benefit of all who work, live and shop in the zone.

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Aberdeen Inspired Financials

While core funding comes from levy payers, efforts to seek in-kind and financial support from partners, stakeholders and fundraising are also central to the financial model and the prediction is the revenue from those streams will grow throughout the five year lifespan.

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Aberdeen Inspired and BIDs Scotland: An Interns Perspective

A comparison of BIDs operating throughout Scotland from the perspective of interns.



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