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June 2018

Reductions of up to 0.60% as LBS revamps fixed rate range

Leeds Building Society has cut rates on mortgages across all LTV (loan to value) tiers as it refreshes its two and five year fixed rate deals.

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Leeds Building Society doubles staff volunteering time

Leeds Building Society has celebrated a successful volunteering week by doubling the amount of time available for colleagues to volunteer for good causes.

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Last lengths for Southampton woman’s Channel challenge for Samaritans

A Southampton woman is closing in on her goal of swimming 22 miles – the equivalent of crossing the English Channel – to raise money for Samaritans.

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West Denton school presented with Variety Sunshine Coach

A West Denton school has been presented with a Variety Sunshine Coach, thanks to a donation from Leeds Building Society.

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Leeds Building Society secures savings success for third year running

Leeds Building Society has completed a hat trick as Best Building Society Savings Provider at the Moneyfacts Awards.

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Over 60 volunteers from LBS take on community projects

Leeds Building Society volunteers with their willow fences

More than 60 colleagues from Leeds Building Society are volunteering for projects in and around Leeds to mark Volunteers’ Week.

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Technology boost for Samaritans to meet changing needs of callers

Richard Fearon and James Woodcock

Money raised for Samaritans by Leeds Building Society, will be used to enhance the charity’s technology to help its volunteers move faster between phone, email and chat responses.

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Leeds extends award-winning Mortgage to Shared Ownership market

Five years after it introduced the award-winning Welcome mortgage, Leeds Building Society has extended availability to include Shared Ownership mortgages.

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Leeds Building Society celebrates community partnership anniversary

parkrun participants running in park

Leeds Building Society is celebrating a successful first year with parkrun UK after its community partner saw thousands more walkers, runners and volunteers joining the volunteer-led phenomenon.

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