Yorkshire Coast Bird


The Yorkshire Coast BID Board is a group of business professionals who are determined to put forward a new business agenda for delivering improvements across the Yorkshire Coast.

The Board includes representatives from the private sector who will retain 81% of all voting rights, and are supported by all key stakeholders who collectively hold 19%.

Applications for the remaining positions below are now back open for you to nominate yourself until the end of August.





Clive Rowe-Evans:        Independent Chair

Mark Miller:                     Whitby Director

Director, Millers Amusements

Rudi Barman:                  Scarborough Director

Director, Terror Towers

Andrew Clay:                    Scarborough Director

CEO, Scarborouh Museums Trust

James Hodgson:             Filey Director   

Director, White Lodge Hotel  

Dean Bullen:                     Bridlington Director

Director, Coastal Homes and Boat Hire

Jayne Nendick:                Withernsea Director

CEO, The Shores

Mo Driffield:                     National Director

Manager, Marks and Spencers

Ben Gilligan:                     National Director

Director, East Yorkshire Motor Services

Pete Gibson:                       National Director

General Manager, Cayton Bay Park Dean Resorts



Our Stakeholders:

Scarborough Borough Council        Richard Bradley

Commercial Director

East Riding of Yorkshire Council   Cllr Shaun Horton

Tourism, Culture & Leisure Portfolio Holder

North Yorkshire County Council   David Bowe

Business & Environmenal Services Director

North York Moors National Park   Michael Graham

Park Services Director