Defibrillators for Clacksfirst BID

When a person is in cardiac arrest, their chances of survival, without defibrillation, reduce by 12% every minute. Clacksfirst BID has consulted with the Scottish Ambulance Service and has their full support for our project to locate Automated External Defibrillators (AED) throughout the BID area. We are aware that some members already have a defibrillator [...]

By | February 24th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Defibrillators for Clacksfirst BID

ClacksFirst BID presented with national environmental award

Forward-thinking Business Improvement District (BID) gains silver accreditation from Keep Scotland Beautiful Environmental charity, Keep Scotland Beautiful, has accredited ClacksFirst BID with a Silver in the National Awards for Environmental Excellence. The award acknowledges the organisation’s continued commitment to improving environmental quality, and makes it the second in its sector in Scotland to receive the [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on ClacksFirst BID presented with national environmental award

Clacksfirst CCTV Phase II Roll-out

Clacksfirst BID CCTV Phase II Roll-out Recently we informed that Clacksfirst was looking into the possibility of expanding the number of CCTV camera's we have in the BID area's, this was as a direct result of what our members held as a priority. We are pleased to inform that a further seven camera's, a mix [...]

By | June 14th, 2016|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Clacksfirst CCTV Phase II Roll-out

Free Clacksfirst BID Cyber Crime Event

Tuesday 12th April, 8.30am – 10.30am Inglewood House, Alloa, FK10 2HU Only 70 places, to book contact (please include your name and the name of your business) Coffee and breakfast roll will be provided Speakers Keith McDevitt - Cyber Resilience integrator for Scottish Government John Munro – Clackmannanshire Council - Superfast Broadband Rollout David Stubley – CEO, [...]

By | April 5th, 2016|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Free Clacksfirst BID Cyber Crime Event

Save on business running costs

Clacksfirst BID, in the same way that other BIDs throughout Scotland are doing, has partnered with Alloa-based Energylinx for Business with the aim of promoting their energy comparison platform to our Members with a view to exploring possible savings on running costs. It is recommended that businesses compare the cost of their utilities at least [...]

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Clacksfirst CCTV Phase II

You will be aware that the BID carried out Phase I of a CCTV roll-out and completed the install and commissioning of the network, meaning we have over twenty cameras, with number plate recognition, trained on the entry/exit points of the ten BID sites. Recently we carried out an audit of the internal areas of [...]

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Security Improvement Grant Scheme

Continuing with our priority project, as determined by the BID members, Clacksfirst will soon launch its Security Improvement Grant Scheme. We will communicate the detail of this scheme in the coming weeks however, a brief summary follows: Clacksfirst BID will contribute a maximum of 50% towards any security enhancement, up to a maximum of 50% [...]

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Winter Resilience : Business Advice

Business Advice for the Christmas Period Money On the run up to and during the Festive period the streets of our towns and cities will generally be very busy and it’s important that all staff that have responsibilities involving cash are aware of cash handling procedures. It makes sense for both commercial and crime prevention [...]

By | December 4th, 2015|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Winter Resilience : Business Advice

Scam Warning

Provided by Lithium Systems Ltd: Cyber-thieves are active with a scam based around faking email messages from company bosses. Whaling emails are carefully researched and crafted messages sent to a specifically named senior business person. The scammers have discovered not only the individual’s personal email address but also other information, like their correct title, direct [...]

By | November 23rd, 2015|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Scam Warning