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Building society donates towards disability group’s summer trip

Earl Shilton Building Society has given its backing to a local disability group raising money for a summer excursion. Barwell and Earl Shilton Disability Group, a self-funded organisation which caters for adults of all ages with a wide range of additional needs, keeps its members as active as possible whilst also giving them an...

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Building Society renews support for Earl Shilton in Bloom

Earl Shilton Building Society has continued its long-standing support for Earl Shilton in Bloom with a donation towards planted flowers for this year’s display. The 2017 theme for Earl Shilton in Bloom will reflect the 50th anniversary of the ‘Summer of Love’, with a range of vibrant and colourful flowers displayed in a mix...

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Society’s donation gives wings to Snapdragon Family Festival event

Earl Shilton Building Society has announced its support for a summer play scheme being organised by a local church with a donation towards the costs of the project. Barwell Methodist Church is planning three lunchtime play sessions with fun-filled family activities, as part of Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council’s annual Snapdragon Family Festival. Funds...

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Building society to make AGM donations

Earl Shilton Building Society is supporting two good causes by making a 40p donation for each vote cast at its upcoming AGM. The Society selects two charities each year to benefit from its AGM donation scheme, encouraging its members to cast their votes on matters such as the election of directors. It gives them...

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New-look Earl Shilton Building Society website launches

Earl Shilton Building Society has marked its 160th anniversary with the launch of a brand new website, providing the foundations for continued high-quality service to its customers. The new website, which retains the www.esbs.co.uk domain, has been given a visual overhaul with an eye-catching widescreen layout and brand new imagery. Featuring prominently on the...

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Earl Shilton Building Society announces strong annual results

Earl Shilton Building Society has reported positive annual results as it celebrates 160 years of service to its members in Leicestershire and beyond. The Society’s resilient performance over the 12 months to 31 March 2017 saw overall growth of 2.99%, up from 2.27% in the previous financial year, taking its total asset size to £127.66m....

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How important do you feel it is to have a Will?

A Will is the only way to legally safeguard what happens to your estate after you die and more than four in five voters in our May poll agreed that having a Will is important – but they could not agree on just how important it was. There was an even split among the...

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What is your primary motivation for saving money at the moment?

Nearly half of all savers who responded to our monthly poll for April told us that securing a new home was their primary motivation for putting funds aside at the moment.   The next highest demographic was the group saving money towards a significant event, which made up a quarter of the total respondents,...

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