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Rate Change Announcement

On 2 August 2018, the Bank of England announced the base rate had increased. As a result of this increase we have made the following changes: Savings The Society is currently reviewing the rates for its savings accounts; however, the

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Stafford Railway Building Society appoints Steven Jones as Deputy Chief Executive and Finance Director

Steven Jones joins Stafford Railway Building Society as Deputy Chief Executive & Finance Director Previously Steven held a similar role at Hanley Economic Building Society. Stafford Railway Building Society has appointed Steven Jones as its new Deputy Chief Executive &

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Stafford Railway Building Society appoints Rob Shropshire as Mortgage Manager

Rob Shropshire joins the Society as Mortgage Manager Joins the Society with over 20 years experience in financial services Previously at Britannia Building Society, Cumberland Building Society, Leek United Building Society and Yorkshire Clydesdale Bank Stafford Railway Building Society has

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SRBS Launches New 3 Year Discounted Holiday Let Mortgage Product At 2.95 Per Cent With No Arrangement Fees

2.95 per cent – a discount of 1.8 per cent from the Society’s SVR, currently at 4.75 per cent 3 Year Discounted Holiday Buy To Let Mortgage available on house purchases, capital raising and remortgages. No arrangement fees Available up

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Stafford Railway Building Society see Members’ reserves exceed £20m for first time in Society’s history

Members’ reserves exceeded £20m for the first time in the Society’s history (£20.189m) Profit before tax of £909k (£1.382m before exceptional costs of Core IT System) Liquid assets £91.870m Total mortgage balances at 31 October 2017 £170.598m Total savers balances

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Stafford Railway Building Society Announced As Best Local Building Society 2018 By Mortgage Finance Gazette

Stafford Railway Building Society has been announced as Best Local Building Society by Mortgage Finance Gazette at an awards ceremony in London on Tuesday 14 November. The awards recognises the best product providers, and has been worked out independently based

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Stafford Railway Building Society Appoints Michael Smith As Chief Executive

Stafford Railway Building Society is delighted to announce the appointment of Michael Smith as its new Chief Executive. Mike is a highly-experienced professional from the banking sector and is well known and respected amongst the business community in Stafford and

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Update for members of the Society

Members will be aware that the Society was subject to a cyber-attack on its email system earlier this year. Since then, as advised to members, the Society has engaged specialists to carry out searches of the internet to see if

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Celebrating 140 years of Stafford Railway Building Society

Staff and members reflect on the successes of the building society once dubbed the ‘Safest Bank in Britain’ by the Daily Mirror In 1877 a small group of railway workers of the London & North Western Railway Company created a

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The New £10 Note

The new £10 note is due for release on Thursday 14th of September. The £10 note is the second polymer note to go into circulation, joining the earlier released £5 note. The new £10 note will contain a portrait of

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