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November 2016

Leeds donates £778 to Brendoncare Clubs

Southampton branch manager with club service providers

Leeds Building Society Charitable Foundation has made a £778 donation to a charity based in Winchester supporting older people at risk of social isolation and loneliness.

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Leeds donates £1,000 to Calvert Trust Kielder

Morpeth Branch volunteers

Leeds Building Society’s Charitable Foundation has made a £1,000 donation to a charity which provides outdoor activities to people with physical, sensory and cognitive disabilities.

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Leeds Building Society raises more than £1,500 for Macmillan

The team's full coffee morning total

The Society raised £1,564 for Macmillan Cancer Support by joining its ‘World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’ and running a branch pin badge campaign.

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Leeds continues support for homeless charity this Christmas

Head Office Branch members with charity vouchers

Vouchers to help homeless people in Leeds this winter are available from Leeds Building Society’s branches.

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New one year fixed rate ISA best on the High Street

Leeds Building Society is improving the return on its one year fixed rate ISA, launching a new product at 1.01%% tax-free† pa/AER*.

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Get tough on tax dodgers but support savers If Leeds Building Society members were Chancellor… What they want to see in the Autumn Statement

Autumn Statement Infographic

Scrapping tax on savings interest and cracking down on tax evasion were hot topics when we asked our members what they’d like to see in the Autumn Statement.

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Leeds Building Society celebrates 40 years in Cardiff

Leeds Building Society’s branch in Cardiff is inviting customers old and new to join it in celebrating a big birthday.

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Leeds team don wellies for local wildlife rescue centre

Laura Connolly and Stitch the goat

Volunteers from Leeds Building Society spent a day working at The Sanctuary Wildlife Centre near Morpeth.

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Leeds volunteers help disabled charity

The team outside William Merrit Disabled Living Centre

Volunteers from Leeds Building Society spent a day helping out at a city disabled charity ahead of its move to new premises.

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New two year fixed rate Leeds ISA for tax-free savers

The Society’s current ISA range permits transfers in of previous years’ subscriptions and accounts can be opened with a minimum investment of £100.

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Best buy five year fix from Leeds Building Society

Leeds Building Society has launched a best buy five year fixed rate mortgage with £1,000 cashback.

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Leeds Building Society celebrates 40 years in Horsforth

Leeds Building Society’s branch in Horsforth is inviting customers old and new to join it in celebrating a big birthday.

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Leeds raises over £1,500 to support cancer care

Leeds Building Society has raised £1,564 for Macmillan Cancer Support via a combined fundraising effort this autumn.

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Fundraising via Leeds branches nets over £3,800 for Candlelighters

Pictured (back row L-R) are Dawn Olds, David Walker, Andrew Wakefield and Sheila Bailey. Front row (L-R) are Chhaya Lilapurwala, Sabina Kosar, Brian Curran, Nicola Hough, Rebecca Blow and Nicola Emsley.

Assistant managers from Leeds Building Society’s branches in and around the city have joined forces to raise £3,864 for a local cancer charity.

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Society volunteers look after a local green space

Colleagues from Leeds Building Society teamed up with a community group to clean up a city green valley.

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Leeds raises funds for Variety this November

Pictured, L-R are Natalie Gray-Christie, Michelle Capell and Joe Abrahams.

Leeds Building Society is supporting Variety, the Children’s Charity by selling its pin badges throughout November.

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South Tyneside runner raises over £1,500 for Motor Neurone disease

Matthew Platten is pictured during the North Lincolnshire Half Marathon on 15th May (his fastest half marathon of the year at 1 hour, 41 minutes and 34 seconds).

A runner from East Boldon covered 155 miles by completing 12 running events in 12 months for a cause very close to his heart.

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