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November 2013

Leeds Building Society and Variety, the children's charity, donate ray of sunshine

Jason Manford and members of Leeds Building Society presenting a bespoke bus to pupils from Sutherland House School

The comedian Jason Manford, on behalf of Variety, the Children’s Charity, has presented its bespoke Sunshine Coach to the pupils of NORSACA’s Sutherland House School in Carlton, Nottingham. The specially designed vehicle, which has been sponsored by Leeds Building Society, will be used to transport the pupils on a number of educational and social outings. Variety is one of the four partner charities of Leeds Building Society.

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Leeds launches income bond paying 4%

Leeds Building Society has launched a long-term fixed rate monthly income bond paying a guaranteed return of 4%, which is eight times Bank of England Base Rate (BBR), for 10 years. The bond, from the UK’s 5th largest building society, is specifically designed for those customers who are looking to boost their monthly income from savings.

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Leeds Building Society supports BBC Children in Need Appeal

Leeds Building Society is planning a variety of events this Friday, 15th November, to support the 2013 BBC Children in Need Appeal. The events are taking place both in Head Office and throughout the Society’s 14 branches in Leeds. Members of the public can also make a donation towards Children in Need at any branch of Leeds Building Society.

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Leeds makes a spooky start to its Children in Need fundraising

Leeds Building Society’s Dewsbury branch made a spooky start to the mutual’s 2013 Children in Need fundraising campaign by holding a Halloween themed cake sale. The entire branch was kitted out with spooky decorations (including the staff!) with some of the costumes including scary witches, black cats, not so scary bumblebees and even X-men’s Wolverine!

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Stevenage Skydive Society Success

Some members of Leeds Building Society presenting a cheque to Keech Hopsice Care

Leeds Building Society colleagues from Stevenage branch have successfully completed a sponsored skydive to raise money for Keech Hospice Care. The charity cares for adults and children across the south of England suffering from various illnesses and aims to help them and their families enjoy the highest quality of life possible.

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Get on your bike in the North East and East Anglia!

A group of people wearing matching 'Nelson's Journey' t-shirts

Leeds Building Society colleagues in the North East and East Anglia have recently been successfully participating in a number of cycling based fundraising events.

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