We are BID Camborne, and we believe Camborne Can Do.

This website is for you if you are a business in Camborne or an investor. If you want to know more about Camborne, visit www.cambornetown.com.

We represent 320 businesses in Camborne that are working together to make our town a better place to do business. Launched in May 2012, we have three core themes rolling out between now and March 2017: Environment and Promotion, Cost Savings and Best for Business.

Working to the three themes mentioned above, we aim to; make Camborne a welcoming town for residents and visitors, support and organise events, help levy payers to save money, provide business support and promote the town as a destination for shopping, eating and exploring.

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BID Camborne Renewal

Can Do More 2017 – 2022

The ballot closed at 5pm on 1st December and the Businesses voted yes.  Full renewal ballot results can be viewed here.

Camborne Town Takeover – 30th June

8am-9am | On The Road Business Breakfast with Camborne Business Breakfast | Wilson’s Café, Camborne

On The Road is delighted to sponsor this month’s Camborne Business Breakfast at Wilson’s Café, Trelowarren Street from 8am-9am.

The breakfast is free to attend and the Growth Hub team will be on hand to explain the different types of support available to help your business grow and register businesses for a FREE business review. Places can be booked here: http://bit.ly/2roKmVc

10am-11am | FREE Workshop with Oxford Innovation for Transform| Tyack’s Hotel, Camborne

Building a Valuable Business Model


Generate more value from your business model by attending this short workshop from Sara Webb, business coach with Oxford Innovation which will help you identify and analyse your specific customer segments, and develop unique value propositions to encourage more customers to pick your product or service over your competitors.

You will be provided with a Business Model Canvas poster which is quick to complete and provides a real-time 360 view of your business. By focusing on problems, solutions and competitive advantages it will help you to successfully grow your business.

Book using the following link: http://bit.ly/2roFyPH

11am – 12pm FREE Workshop with Unlocking Potential | Tyack’s Hotel, Camborne

Recruiting your first employee

Recruiting your first (and every) employee can be daunting. Becky Pascoe of Unlocking Potential for Breakthrough will share with you the key tools for recruiting and managing new employees; making the most of their first few weeks; managing first employees; motivating people and getting the most from your team.

Places can be booked here: http://bit.ly/2r40LLE

11am-3pm | Pop-up in Commercial Square

Meet the Growth Hub team and find out more about the fully-funded business support available for your business.

2pm-3pm | FREE Workshop with Digital Peninsula Network | Tyack’s Hotel, Camborne

Sioban Osborne of Digital Peninsula Network will be looking at the different elements of a Social Media Marketing Strategy and how to track/record results as well as how to target specific client groups using Customer Profiling and why you would do this.

Places can be booked here: http://bit.ly/2r3RSle


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The population of Camborne

(Approximate figure)

Day trip visits taken to Camborne, Pool, Redruth in 2012

Staying visitor trips to Camborne in 2012

A World Heritage Site since 2007

*Figures taken from the 2010 Census and Visit Cornwall’s 2012 survey