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June 2018

Last lengths for Southampton woman’s English 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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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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Over 60 volunteers from Leeds Building Society 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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Leeds extends award-winning Welcome 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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