18/04/2019

Working with the Morley Neighbourhood Police Team and Morley BID, a number of independent and national companies have signed up to the crime reduction scheme following a period of unprecedented crime in the town centre. Coun Wyn Kidger said, “It’s a challenging time for high street businesses and retailers and we are wanting to support them in every way we can. This scheme is already proved successful in other areas and I am confident it will have a similar impact in Morley.&r...

09/04/2019

Congratulations to HELEN RENWICK as first BACIL STAR OF THE MONTH. Helen has received this award due to her dedication to her role including regular use of the BACIL website and Radio systems, supporting BACIL members, assisting partnering agencies and involvement in BACIL meetings. Keep up the great work Helen! Keep an eye out for next months winner!

08/04/2019

Following the enormous success of the last four BACIL Awards Evenings we will be opening the nominations process earlier this year on 1st April 2019. To give you the best chance at winning an award we have create a how-to-guide and have answered a few of your FAQ's. Nominations-How-To-Guide Reading through all of this information will give you some useful tips to ensure your nominations are relevant and improve your chances of winning! Last October over 300 ...

15/10/2018

2018 Business Against Crime In Leeds Poster Competition BACIL is calling on student artists and graphic designers around Leeds to submit designs for our 2018 Poster Competition. We are looking for an original poster design that catches the attention of a wide target market. The lucky winner will receive a £250 cash prize and their poster will be circulated throughout the night time and daytime economy in Leeds city centre. Design Brief Posters have b...

10/07/2018

This year we will be holding our 4th Annual BACIL Awards Evening. With over 800 attendees, 120 nominees and 22 winners to date, we are expecting this years event to be even bigger and better. Nominations are now open at www.bacil.org/awards. Remember its about quality not quantity! For more information about sponsorship opportunities or to purchase tickets please contact Rachael@BACIL.org / 07736168139

12/03/2018

BACIL will be working in partnership with Counter Terrorism officers, West Yorkshire Police and Leeds City Council to facilitate Project Griffin/ Argus training. The event will give businesses in Leeds a broad understanding of the threats currently and invaluable advice on how to manage the situation. The Event will take place on Tuesday 15th May 2018 Banqueting Suite, Leeds Civil Hall 0900-1300 If you would be interested in attending please contact Rachael@B...

23/08/2017

We would like to welcome Tony to BACIL as our new Coordinator. Tony has over 30 years previous experience within the Police working in many different areas and is a great addition to the team. We are looking forward to some great ideas being brought to the table. Tony will be responsible for managing our outerareas and night time economy members. Look out for him in the next few weeks working closley with Rachael and Sean and getting to grips with the crime partnership.

16/08/2017

The annual BACIL awards ceremony is due to take place at the Queens Hotel on Monday 16th October 2017. The awards to be won are their criteria are follows: Best National Chain Retailer Must be a national brand Must be a member of BACIL Must demonstrate use of the BACIL radio on a regular basis Must contribute to the BACIL website Must follow the BACIL ethos ‘Together we are better protected’ Best Independent Retailer/ Sm...

24/10/2016

Leeds’ Crime Prevention network, BACIL (Business Against Crime in Leeds), has announced the winners of its 2016 awards presented to businesses who have helped keep the city safe and taken a proactive stance towards tackling crime. The awards were announced at a special awards dinner at the Leeds Marriott Hotel on Tuesday 4th October and raised a fantastic £2,500 for the St Vincent’s Support Centre who provide much valued support for vulnerable people in and around the ...

24/10/2016

2016 Business Against Crime In Leeds Poster Competition BACIL is calling on artists and graphic designers around Leeds and beyond to submit designs for the 2016 Poster Competition. We are looking for an original poster design that catches the attention of a wide target market. The lucky winner will receive a £300 cash prize and their poster will be circulated throughout the night time and daytime economy in Leeds city centre. Business Against Crime In Leeds BAC...