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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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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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Lounge Festive Opening Times

Sheffield Lounge

This Christmas and New Year our Lounges are lovely warm places to visit, take a break from sales shopping or just curl up with a nice coffee. Please note that there are a couple of changes to our Lounges’ opening times. Edinburgh Lounge 24th and 31st December: 10am – 1pm 25th, 26th, 27th, 1st and 2nd: Closed Operating usual opening times every other …

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Sheffield Lounge gets a good night sleep

We were delighted to host Elite Sport Sleep Coach Nick Littlehales at the Virgin Money Sheffield Lounge recently – in partnership with Penguin Living. Fresh from a whirlwind week of TV and radio appearances as part of his book launch, Nick came along to spend the evening with our members and guests. Alongside sharing fascinating stories about his life working …

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