Virgin Money Lounges

Celebrate our two millionth Lounge visit by winning your very own #lounging experience

Sheffield Lounge

Almost six years after the first Virgin Money Lounge opened its doors in Edinburgh, we are delighted to announce that we celebrated the two millionth visit to our Lounges yesterday. This exciting news comes alongside the announcement that we will be opening our eighth Lounge this year in beautiful Cardiff. Our Lounges are first and foremost a place for our …

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Our Sheffield Lounge celebrates Doc Fest with our Virgin Money Shorts Awards Ceremony

Sheffield Doc Fest Winners

On Monday evening the Virgin Money Sheffield Lounge hosted an awards ceremony for their “Virgin Money Shorts” competition finalists. Set up to celebrate our sponsorship of the Short Documentary Film Award at this years’ Sheffield Doc Fest our competition brief was that all films must be under 10 minutes long and fit with the theme of curiosity. The response was fantastic and …

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Virgin Money Short Film competition

The Sheffield Doc Fest

Back in March this year we launched a ‘Virgin Money Shorts’ competition to mark our sponsorship of this year’s Sheffield Doc Fest Short Documentary Film Award. We invited members of the public to have a go at creating their very own short film with the theme ‘Curiosity’. The winning entry will be awarded £1000 and two runners up will receive £500 each. The winners will be announced …

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Fundrasing at the Virgin Money Sheffield Lounge

Fundrasing at the Virgin Money Sheffield Lounge

Earlier this year our Virgin Money Sheffield Lounge hosted a spectacular charity fundraising event. The evening saw the great and the good turn out to support Sheffield Hospitals Charity and Sheffield Royal Society for the Blind. SRSB were raising funds for a team of Virgin Money London Marathon runners who were given places in the race by the Lounge. Take …

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‘Virgin Money Shorts’ competition

Doc Fest Sheffield

The 2017 edition of Sheffield Doc/Fest returns to the city in June, to celebrate the art and business of documentary and all non-fiction visual storytelling. To mark the UK’s premier documentary festival coming back to Sheffield, home of our newest Virgin Money Lounge, we’re launching our own short film competition, ‘Virgin Money Shorts’ – giving the general public the chance to win cash …

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Help Fight Financial Fraud

Help fight financial fraud

Virgin Money are proud to be joining forces with other UK banks to support Financial Fraud Action UK’s Take Five campaign. An estimated 1 in 10 people in the UK have fallen victim to financial fraud and there were a staggering 1.5 million incidents in 2015 – costing the UK £755 million. The Take 5 campaign aims to educate people …

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Lights, Camera… Action at Virgin Money

Virgin Money Lounges… what’s the catch? As the manager of the first ever Virgin Money Lounge this was a question I was asked time and time again. We were a new bank that was introducing a new concept to the high-street, it made perfect sense to us but for those outside the business it was a tricky concept. We were offering …

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‘Don’t Look Down’ screenings at Virgin Money Lounges

We are delighted to announce that all of our Virgin Money Lounges are hosting exclusive preview screenings of Don’t Look Down. This exciting new film by Sundog Pictures reveals the real story behind Richard Branson’s daring adventures in the 1980s and 1990s – trying to break world records for flying in a hot air balloon. While Branson is a world …

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5 Years of Stores and Lounges

Norwich Lounge

It’s been 5 years since we got face to face with our customers. In late 2011 we opened our first Lounge in Edinburgh and then in Norwich, followed shortly by 75 Stores across the UK. We have also opened another four Lounges since then with three of them containing stores within. Our Lounges are places where our customers are invited, free …

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