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Company Profile

Orpington 1st

Company type: Business Improvement District

Some facts about the Orpington 1st BID:

  • First business improvement district in the Borough
  • Excellent M25 location with 16min access to central London by rail
  • 61% of the catchment within the wealthiest SEG profile
  • Trading Gap of 57 million
  • 8000 students at the centrally located Orpington Campus
  • Well recognised F+B offer mostly independents in the high street
  • 9% over the GB household income
  • 3 day a week local general market
  • New enterprise HUB in development to support start ups
  • Top performing local schools
  • Recent public realm improvement scheme
  • Surrounded by beautiful countryside
  • Nearest major town centre to Biggin Hill airport
  • Affordable office accommodation
  • New retail and leisure offer
  • Excellent heritage sites including the Priory gardens and Museum and the Roman Villa
  • Well supported business forum


Company details

Orpington 1st


Key Contact

Name: Sharon Baldwin
Job title: Bid Manager

Tel: 07741 253 427