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#MakeYourFringe with these Fringe Hacks

Since 2011, Virgin Money have been delighted to partner the world famous Edinburgh Festival Fringe by sponsoring the Street Events on the Royal Mile and Mound Precinct along with the Half Price Hut. We’ve been taking in everything the Fringe has to offer and here are our top 10 Fringe hacks to help you #MakeYourFringe: 1. Pack for all types weather. Edinburgh is …

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Virgin Money Half Price Hut

Continuing our sponsorship and partnership with the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for our ninth year, we are delighted with the return of the Virgin Money Half Price Hut on the Mound Precinct, just off Princes Street. No, it’s not a shed that we got in a sale – it’s the perfect place for all you Fringe-goers to grab yourself a bargain. …

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Making history on the historic High Street

When you think of historic streets you might think of Baker Street, Pigeon Street and, of course, Sesame Street but perhaps one of the most historic is Edinburgh’s very own High Street which is situated on the Royal Mile with the city’s Old Town. The Royal Mile starts from just outside Edinburgh Castle and stretches all the way down to …

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe Tips for Edinburgh Locals

As locals, we have the privilege of hosting this fantastic month long festival in our beautiful city. It brings with it great responsibility and pride and it can, shall we say, alter the way you get around the city for a month. Check our these local tips for local people to ensure you get the most out of the Fringe. …

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Students had a STEMtastic Day at Virgin Money

This week we held our third STEMtastic Virgin Money event. We collaborated with some of our corporate partners along with companies from across the North East to inspire and educate young people about the breadth of STEM industries. STEM, is the acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths. The event was held in partnership with the Regional Technology Centre North, 16 …

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WINNER ANNOUNCED See KISS in concert at the SSE Hydro in a VIP Vault

The winner of this competition has been contacted. Do you wanna Rock and Roll All Nite with KISS on their End of the Road World Tour? You could win access to a private space for you and your guests on 16 July 2019 to watch KISS at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow. We’ve borrowed the keys to Clydesdale Bank’s private …

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Win £100 for Charity with a bit of “The Knowledge”

It’s time for a #MarathonChallenge and the opportunity to win £100 for charity and you’ll need a bit of “knowledge” for this one. Jump over to our Twitter, Facebook and Instagram pages to check out our Guess the Taxi Fare #MarathonChallenge. Of the people who correctly guess how much it would cost to take a taxi from Poplar high street …

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Watch the elite race start from the Brasher Grandstand

Have you got friends and family coming to see you off at the Virgin Money London Marathon start line? After that good luck hug, they could be watching the elite race start from the Brasher Grandstand with our latest giveaway. All you have to do is head over to our twitter, Instagram and Facebook pages to take part and you …

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Guess the celebrity and win a £100 donation for charity

Many of Dame Barbara Windsor’s colleagues and friends – known collectively as ‘Barbara’s Revolutionaries‘ – are running this years Virgin Money London Marathon to raise awareness and funds for Dementia Revolution.  So this week, we have something that’s going to test your celebrity knowledge. Can you figure out the celebrity from a set of cryptic clues? You have the chance …

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Win £100 for your chosen charity in our Guess The Weight #MarathonChallenge

We don’t usually advocate guessing someones weight – but it’s worth it to win £100 for chosen charity in our latest #MarathonChallenge We’ll be sharing some outstanding fancy dress costumes from the Virgin Money London Marathon and asking you to guess how many kilograms you’d be carrying round the course if you donned the same ensemble. Head over to our …

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