Tag Archives: Lounges

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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Everyone’s Better Off at Virgin Money

You may have noticed in some of our articles we have been mentioning our company ethos of making “Everyone Better Off” or “EBO” for short. Making everyone better off is what we at Virgin Money aim to achieve – every one of us, every day in the work we do. We believe a bank should be about more than just money; …

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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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Infographic: 1 Million lounge visits

Infographic: 1 Million lounge visits

Virgin Money Lounges have been designed to be as inviting as a lounge in any home and this week have clocked up one million visits in total from satisfied customers. There are six lounge locations across the UK – two in London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester and Norwich – with more on the way in 2016. We’ve illustrated some of the …

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Celebrating our 1 millionth Lounge visit!

Infographic: 1 Million lounge visits

Today at Virgin Money we’re celebrating our 1 millionth lounge visit! Virgin Money Lounges have been designed to be as inviting as a lounge in any home and this week have clocked up one million visits in total from satisfied customers. There are six lounge locations across the UK – two in London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester and Norwich – with …

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Innovation and Product Development

Virgin Money London Haymarket Lounge

Over the course of my career so far I have worked with some very interesting people including both Fred Goodwin and Sir Richard Branson. I remember listening to Fred present at a session in Edinburgh around the year 2000 and saying that he was sure that there were no new innovations left in financial services. I remember how disappointed I …

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Life in a Lounge

Life in our latest Lounge

Following the 2011 launch of our innovative Lounges – spaces where customers can come together and relax over a complimentary coffee – we recently added another ground-breaking concept to high street banking: a Lounge with banking facilities, where customers can pop in to sort out financial matters at the same time. We spoke to Paul Adamson (pictured above fourth from …

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