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Christine celebrates 40 years of working at Penrith Building Society

Christine joined our team in May 1979 and last week we celebrated 40 years of her loyal and dedicated service. Our Finance Director, Elspeth, presented Christine with a lovely bouquet of flowers and she commented that she could not believe how quickly the past 40 years have passed. Christine will be a familiar face to […]

Barbara celebrates 40 years of working at Penrith Building Society

Barbara joined our team in April 1979 and this week we celebrated 40 years of her loyal and dedicated service. Our Chief Executive Tim presented Barbara with a lovely bouquet of flowers and she said how much she had enjoyed working at the Society and hoped to have many more years of doing so. Barbara […]

How to identify and avoid common types of scams

Here at Penrith Building Society, we are passionate about helping people avoid being a victim of fraud. Below you will find information about the types of scams that you could be affected by and some pointers that should help you to identify if that phone call or email is trying to catch you out. Pension […]

A big welcome to Ed Appleby

We are delighted to announce that we have welcomed Ed Appleby to the Penrith Building Society team as our new Business Development Manager. Ed and his wife recently relocated back to Northumberland having spent the past five years living in Edinburgh. Prior to joining us Ed worked at a bank in a development capacity and […]

PBS staff take part in British Heart Foundation ‘dechox’ challenge

In February the British Heart Foundation are running the ‘dechox’ challenge – a chocolate detox. The rules are that anything with cocoa in it is off limits which is much harder than it sounds! That means no chocolate bars, no chocolate biscuits and not even any on their cappuccino. You can read more about the […]

PBS Barracudas Swimathon

The Penrith Building Society Barracudas swim team are once again participating in a charity Swimathon organised by Penrith Rotary Club on January 26 2019. The team of 5 includes 3 members of staff – our Finance Director Elspeth, our Finance Manager Freya and Customer Representative Trevor. They will be aiming to swim as many lengths […]

Brand refresh

On 20 December 2018 we officially launched our brand refresh with a launch party in the branch. This included drinks and food as well as a live outside broadcast by Eden FM. Our Chairman Rob Cairns, our CEO Tim Bowen and our Retail Operation and Distribution Executive Michelle Stevens were all interviewed giving their thoughts. […]