Bath Bridge is an independent city-wide advisory group concerned with positioning Bath as a place with a dynamic, beautifully inventive future. It was developed in 2012 from work on a refreshed identity for the city by a large group of Bath citizens. It has now grown into a Community Interest Company with a board of 16 Directors from a wide range of backgrounds.
The purpose of Bath Bridge is to help bring the beautifully inventive identity of Bath to life by supporting and initiating relevant physical, economic and social projects. Bath Bridge’s membership and wide network of local, national and international contacts bring world class expertise and advocacy to its activities.
The City of Bath is internationally recognised as a masterpiece of human creative genius, a spa city with a long tradition of radical reinvention and discovery. The Bath of today was shaped by the extraordinary imagination and entrepreneurialism of our ancestors who created a city so innovative and beautiful that UNESCO designated it a World Heritage Site of outstanding universal value.
Bath is a great place to live, work, learn, play and do business. Home to a world-class design, technology and engineering sector and two leading universities, the city offers an unbeatable lifestyle combining cultural and sporting excellence, breathtaking architecture, health spas, independent shops, markets and eateries, cycle paths and high-quality schooling, all in a remarkable countryside setting. This inspiring environment continues to attract highly-skilled and globally talented people including creatives, inventors, artisans, entrepreneurs and future-thinkers.
Bath is the perfect place to join an unusually high concentration of enterprising minds, unlock investment capital and share social ambition. It offers a new model of a compact, connected, collaborative city, where curiosity, playfulness, making and the fostering of talent, knowledge and skill across all ages, backgrounds and sectors will encourage individuals and enterprises to flourish for the long term. Bath will be internationally renowned as a beautifully inventive and entrepreneurial 21st century city with a strong social purpose and a spirit of wellbeing, where everyone is invited to think big – a city ready to create an extraordinary legacy for future generations.