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The inStreatham Business Improvement District is here to make the Streatham Town Centre a lively, attractive shopping destination and a safe, desirable place for people to enjoy the night-life. The inStreatham Board is now preparing to re-ballot based on their work completing their 2020 vision for the area. Read about the good news happening locally...

Streatham Food Festival wants you!

Calling all lovely Streatham folks! Are you looking to get more involved with your local community?

The Streatham Food Festival needs some volunteers to help with handing out programmes for the Food Festival.

You'd be need on board for a few hours, for full details email [email protected]

GDPR Workshop

Our GDPR workshop, held on the 21st May 2018,focused on what the new GDPR regulation means to us all and the potential risk attached to non-compliance. The workshop clarified many misunderstandings surrounding the new law.

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Theatre performances coming to Streatham

Streatham Theatre Company presents "Agatha Crusty and the Village Hall Murders" by Derek Webb. 

Streatham Theatre Company is Streatham’s own local ‘open access’ theatre company. We give everyone the opportunity to get involved in theatre. Agatha Crusty (pronounced Croosty) is an amateur production by special arrangement with Stagescripts Ltd.

BID training and workshop series: GDPR

Join us Monday 21st May 2018 for a workshop aimed at all businesses regarding the new regulation. The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will replace the Data Protection Act, this comes into force on May 25th 2018. It is important for you as a business that holds and processes data to demonstrate that you are acting accountably.

Helping your business recover from emergencies

The Business Emergency Resilience Group (BERG) is a network of businesses and organisations united in a desire to help others affected by crises. BERG enables larger organisations to assist small to medium-sized businesses and communities affected by crises by matching their resources with identified local needs.

Loss of water supply compensations

Following several discussions with Thames Water, the BID has been informed that Castle Water is the company handling the retailing activities of Thames Water for business customers since April 2017, therefore are the respondent company.

Controlled parking zone to be introduced in Streatham

A public survey has been developed in order to seek the views of residents and local businesses to consider the introduction of Controlled Parking Zones (CPZ) across the wards of Streatham Wells, St. Leonard’s and Streatham South.

Local residents have recently raised the issue about parking problems mostly caused by commuters who park and complete their journey by public transport or those working in nearby businesses.

Duty Of Care Inspections

We have been advised by Lambeth Council that waste inspections are being carried out, please note the following:
Lambeth Council Environmental Services have been conducting Duty of Care inspections throughout the borough to ensure businesses are complying with their duty of care requirements under Section 34 of the Environmental Protection Act 1990.

Streatham BID renewal success

In the last six months, InStreatham has been preparing to go to re ballot for a second year term, to continue reinvesting into Streatham, and we're proud to announce that the BID renewal vote has passed! Businesses big and small turned out to vote yes for InStreatham BID to continue for another five years!

We are pleased to announce that 45% of businesses voted and 83% voted yes in numbers and 95% voted yes in rateable value!

This investment will help Streatham grow and reach new heights. We will be working on:

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