To add to the longevity of some of the projects taking place on Wood Street visual merchandise training was offered to businesses along the length of Wood Street. Vision on, an award winning skills consultancy is providing a mixture of workshops and one to one training sessions. Their focus is on training local businesses how to display goods and improve window displays, but also provide training around marketing, social media and managing stock. The aim of this is to complement the physical improvements to shop fronts along Wood Street and improving the whole look and feel of Wood Street.
Vision On are also supporting local businesses in re-establishing the Wood Street Business Forum. The aim of this group is to promote Wood Street and support community and social events in Wood Street.