Press Release Archive

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January 2018

Newcastle Building Society supports local mental health charity

Sight for saw eyes as South Tyneside's Men in Sheds win Newcastle Building Society grant

Pelton Lane kids' project to carry on thanks to Newcastle Building Society funding


December 2017

North East contractors start work on Newcastle Building Society's new Durham branch

Newcastle building society helping undergraduates prepare for working life

November 2017

Newcastle Building Society Delivers On Rate Increase Promise

Newcastle Building Society Promises its savers will benefit from Bank of England rate increase

October 2017

Newcastle Building Society Increases Help To Buy: ISA Rate

Newcastle Building Society Investing In North East Talent through First Apprenticeship Programme

Ingleby Mill School Record Breakers Present £500 Cheque to Trinity Holistic Centre

September 2017

Tea Dancers Waltzing On In Whitley Bay Thanks To Newcastle Building Society Support

New Graduate Trainees Step onto Career Ladder with Newcastle Building Society

Newcastle Building Society Provides a Network of ‘Friends’ Across Its Heartland

Local Guest of Honour As Yarm Building Society Library Branch Celebrates Its First Birthday

Second new addition to Newcastle Building Society Board announced

August 2017

Senior Addition to Newcastle Building Society Board

July 2017

Carnival Time for Schoolkids After Victory in Newcastle Building Society Boardroom Charity Challenge

North Shields Community Garden Scheme Set to Grow Thanks to Newcastle Building Society Support

New Boats for Talkin Tarn Rowers to Help Community Participation Drive

New Client Services Director Completes Senior Team at Fast Growing Tyneside Business

Newcastle Building Society Half Year Results 2017

Woodland Garden Plans Grow For Tees Valley Wildlife Trust with Newcastle Building Society Support

Talking Newspaper moves into digital age thanks to £3,000 Newcastle Building Society grant

Newcastle Building Society named best regional building society at prestigious 'What Mortgage' Award

June 2017

No Bank of Mum and Dad? No Worries

North East Post Code Is Key to Newcastle Building Society Mortgage Exclusive

May 2017

Success in Growing North East Talent through Financial Adviser Training Programme

Flooded Youth Zone Team Out and About After Winning Four-Figure Newcastle Building Society Grant

Newcastle Building Society Focusing On Heartland Area with Branch Review and Investment Programme

Newcastle Building Society Hits Gold

North East Contractors Complete Work on New Newcastle Building Society Darlington Branch

April 2017

Wansbeck Food Bank Extends Successful Butcher Voucher Scheme with Newcastle Building Society Support

Howdon Toddlers Benefit From Newcastle Building Society Grant

Society Captures Darlington Memories in Time Capsule

Charity's Plans for Kids' Sensory Room Moving Forward With Newcastle Building Society Support

March 2017

New Best Buy Savings ISA Launched By Newcastle Building Society

Best Buy 12 Month Fixed Rate from Newcastle Building Society

Darlington Samaritans Finding New Ways to Help With Newcastle Building Society Computer Grant

Tynemouth Volunteer Life Brigade Kit Costs Covered By £1,000 Newcastle Building Society Grant

February 2017

Newcastle Building Society Purchases Flagship Cobalt Premises

2016 Year End Figures & Review

January 2017

New Operations Director Brings Global Experience to Senior Newcastle Building Society Team



December 2016

Newcastle Building Society Passes 100th New Job Landmark for 2016

Last Chance to Listen to 'Voices of Yarm' in Local Library as Exhibition Nears Closing Date 

November 2016

Everyone's a Winner at Life Brigade Fundraising Race Night

October 2016

Prize-Winning Gateshead Schoolchildren Step onto the Charity Catwalk

Morpeth charity to launch new support group for carers of people with MS

Newcastle Refreshes Fixed Rate Range

Newcastle Building Society Pitches In To Back Whickham Community Garden Marquee Plans

Story Continues for Young Cancer Patients at Great North Children's Hospital

Newcastle Building Society Steps in to Help Meet Young Nathan's Communication Needs

September 2016

Newcastle Building Society Grant Covers Daisy Chain's Play Area Canopy Plans

Enhanced Fixed Rate Mortgages From Newcastle Building Society

Graduate Trainees Sign Up With Newcastle Building Society

Customer-Focused Board Appointment By Newcastle Building Society

August 2016

Over £2 million raised for Sir Bobby’s ‘last and greatest team’

Rachael takes charge at unique library branch of Newcastle Building Society

Joanne cuts the ribbon for official opening of Newcastle Building Society's new Gateshead branch

July 2016

27th July 2016: Newcastle Building Society Reports Increase In Half-Year Pre-Tax Profit To £3.5M

27th July 2016: Stock Exchange Announcement Half Year 2016

7th July 2016: Yarm schoolchildren create glimpse into the past for future generations through library time capsule

6th July 2016: Two Year Fixed Rate Re-Mortgage Exclusive From Newcastle Building Society

July 2016: Society Captures Gateshead Memories in Trinity Square Time Capsule

July 2016: Competitive savings account that also do some good

June 2016

30th June 2016: Gateshead school children come top of the class in Newcastle Building Society Boardroom Charity Challenge

28th June 2016: Major boost for North East good causes with Newcastle Building Society Community Fund

13th June 2016: Newcastle Building Society trading up to Trinity Square for new Gateshead branch

8th June 2016: 50th New Recruit of 2016 Joins Newcastle Building Society's Leading Edge Outsourcing Subsidiary

June 2016: Two year fixed rate re-mortgage exclusive from Newcastle Building Society

June 2016: Newcastle Building Society Launches Revised Range of Competitive Self Employed Mortgages

June 2016: Newcastle Building Society Library branch on track for Autumn opening

May 2016

18th May 2016: Gateshead Provides Focus for UK and US Link Building

17th May 2016: New Research Finds North East More 'Money Savvy' Than Most

17 May 2016: Flagship Advice Centres Celebrate Stylish Arrival in Newcastle City Centre

March 2016

24 March 2016: Newcastle Building Society’s Darlington Branch Team Raises £1,014 For St Teresa’s Hospice

18 March 2016: Cramlington Building Society Staff Hop to it for Chocolate Egg Collection


February 2016

1 February 2016: New Look Yarm Library Designs on Display

January 2016

22 January 2016: 10 Year Mortgage Deal Available at 3.29%

20 January 2016: Newcastle Building Society announces 100 new jobs as part of £10m investment plans

19 January 2016: Applications Open for Schools to Take Part in the Annual Newcastle Building Society Boardroom Charity Challenge

18 January 2016: Alnwick Branch Fundraisers Hand Over £672 Cheque to Barndale House School


December 2015

16 December 2015: Unique ‘All in One’ Range Now Available up to 95% LTV

1 December 2015: Help To Buy ISA Launched by The Newcastle

November 2015

26 November 2015: South East Northumberland Community Champion Recognised at Gala Awards Event

3 November 2015: Daft as a Brush Receives Charitable Boost from Our Gosforth Branch

October 2015

28 October 2015: Highly Competitive Five Year Rate Mortgage Product Released

16 October 2015: Newcastle Building Society Launch Unique ‘All In One’ Fee Free Product for House Purchase

15 October 2015: Society Savers Pass Savers Pass £1.5M Fundraising Mark for Sir Bobby

5 October 2015: Family Fun at Official Opening of Society’s Refurbished Cramlington Branch

September 2015

23 September 2015: Knowing What’s What in the Mortgage Market

21 September 2015: Team Time at Official Opening of Society’s Chester-le-Street Branch

17 September 2015: Building Society Launches Academy to Train Homegrown Talent

1 September 2015: Society Captures Town’s Memories in New Branch Time Capsule

August 2015

28 August 2015: Improving Kids’ Understanding of the Value of Money Essential, Say North East Teachers

26 August 2015: Nominate Your Local Heroes Now For a Community Award

24 August 2015: New Mortgage Launched for FTBs as Fixed Rate Market Heats Up

24 August 2015: Improving Kids’ Understanding of the Value of Money Essential, Say Teachers

4 August 2015: Tea Campaign Aims to Bag Local Charity Extra Cash

July 2015

24 July 2015: Society Captures Town’s Memories in New Branch Time Capsule

23 July 2015: Newcastle Building Society Grant to Help Disabled Astronomers See the Stars

22 July 2015: £1,000 Donation to Support St Chad’s Community Outreach Work from Gateshead Branch

20 July 2015: Suicide Support Charity Gets £2,000 From Chester-le-Street Branch

20 July 2015: Homelessness Charity Destiny Streetworx Gets £2,000 Boost from Society

13 July 2015: Savers Have More ISA Options Than They Realise – But They May Not Know It

1 July 2015: Branch Manager Swaps Cash Desk for Mixing Desk at Durham Hospitals Radio

June 2015

19 June 2015: Shiremoor Schoolchildren Take Top Spot in Society Boardroom Charity Challenge


May 2015

19 May 2015: Berwick Branch Bikes the Borderloop for Charity Challenge

15 May 2015: Newcastle Building Society Wins National Award for Commitment to its Community

13 May 2015: Newcastle Staff Hike to new Heights to Help Hospice Staff 6

May 2015: Newcastle Building Society Shortlisted for Mortgage Award

April 2015

30 April 2015: Newcastle Staff Support Stepney Stables

30 April 2015: First Time Buyer Event

March 2015

26 March 2015: North East Schoolchildren Launch Bids to Win Newcastle Building Society Boardroom Charity Challenge


16 March 2015: Newcastle Puts the ‘I’ Back Into ISA with Launch of CustomISA

3 March 2015: Two Competitive Three and Five Year Fixed Mortgage Deals Launched

February 2015

18 February 2015: New Film Launched To Celebrate One Million Pound Fundraising Milestone for Sir Bobby

11 February 2015: Newcastle Building Society stays true to its brand and sponsors the Northern Football Alliance League Following a Search to Support Local Community Sport

5 February 2015: LMS Announces New Partnership with the Society

January 2015

22 January 2015: Newcastle Building Society Branches Backing Local Good Causes Through 2015

13 January 2015: No Fee 80% Mortgage Products Launched to the Market


December 2014

9 December 2014: Consett Building Society Staff Conquer Everest Charity Challenge

5 December 2014: Cheque Handover for Charity Work

4 December 2014: Fee Free Mortgage Deals Launched

November 2014

21 November 2014: Newcastle Building Society’s Middlesbrough Branch Aims To Play Santa for Local Charity Daisy Chain

12 November 2014: Wheely Good Effort as Hartlepool Branch Staff Raise Money for Local Hospice


6 November 2014: Locals Are Treat to a Walk Through History