restarted its origination business in 2012, having ceased new lending during the financial crisis.
Unfortunately, from the viewpoint of holders of the WBBS
PIBS, such as myself, Nationwide was suffering from indigestion after it took on the deposits and branch network of the Dunfermline (not the "bad debts", which stayed with the Treasury).
Jamie Hughes, senior Dudley branch manager at the WBBS
, said: "We are pleased that we can offer valuable assistance to High Arcal School to enhance their pupils' learning aspirations."
and its partner, the Mercian Trust, has set aside pounds 5,000 to support older people at Christmas.
He left WBBS
earlier this year and has been advising the city council on plans to set up a municipal bank.
Staff at PPDG donated pounds 300 and the WBBS
raised a further pounds 500 by auctioning a boxing glove signed by ormer world champion Frank Bruno, whoch was donated by PPDG.
colleagues were asked by Bev Cooper, Vicki Randall and Rachael Lewis to bring in Christmas gifts as tombola prizes.
Stephen Karle, WBBS
chief executive, said: "No-one should under-estimate what great value a trip like this represents.
Breakfast Show hosts Fresh and Jo have asked listeners to drop off any new or unwanted toys at WBBS
branches throughout the West Midlands.
It might not sound that good until you remember WBBS
have always lost their Rrst game in their three years playing in Birmingham's corporate cricket tournament.
The visit marked 10 years since Albion and the WBBS
teamed up to deliver football's first football affinity account, the Albion Premier Savers Account.
"The type of clients that we see sits well with the WBBS