Seagulls: Get Outta Town!

Seagulls: Get Outta Town!

For a long time now, seagulls have been a major problem in the City Centre and it is getting worse… To help put an end to their evil food stealing, people attacking shenanigans, Elgin BID have brought in a specialist company to help rescue the City Centre from the...
Fun things to do in Elgin during the Easter Holidays!

Fun things to do in Elgin during the Easter Holidays!

With the Easter Holidays starting today (where has this year gone?!), you may be wondering how to keep the kids entertained. If you are, look no further as we explore the best activities for kids in Elgin City Centre!   A great way to kick off the Easter Holidays...
Shop Elgin this Christmas!

Shop Elgin this Christmas!

  We all know that with the rise of online shopping our town centres are bearing the brunt. What can we all do bring around change and really enjoy what Elgin has to offer? We challenge you…..to Shop Elgin This Christmas by purchasing at least 5 presents...
What Does BID Do?

What Does BID Do?

What Does BID Do? AGM’s can be boring affairs but as we’re often asked “what do you do?” I thought I’d blog about what what was said at our AGM, which took place on Tuesday evening, and give you all a better idea of what Elgin BID does and how we’re there...
Elgin Is A WorldHost Destination

Elgin Is A WorldHost Destination

We are delighted to announce that Elgin has recently achieved the accolade of being a WorldHost Destination Status! Being a WorldHost Destination will give a boost to tourism in the town and recognises good customer service across the businesses who have signed up to...
Blooming Street Planters

Blooming Street Planters

Have you noticed how great the street planters are looking around town? We’ve teamed up with a number of businesses in the city along with charity Keith based REAP to really bring them to life! 9 businesses and organisations have adopted 12 of the planters around the...

Scottish Theme Day 2016

On Saturday, we hosted the annual Elgin Scottish Theme Day and what with the weather during the week leading up to the event, you have no idea how much of a relief it was to wake up to the sun splitting the skies and no sleet of hailstones in sight! While the...

Looking For The Next Jamie Oliver?

  Over the years we have built great links with the Hospitality Dept at Moray College and have been trying to help them engage with prospective employers for their students. Last week I went along to an information sharing jobs fare attended by a number of local...

Welcome to the new Embrace Elgin Website

We hope you are as pleased with our new website as we are! In the coming months we have a whole host of new information which will become available on the site to both our members and visitors to the town alike. From information on how to set up a new business here in...