Latest Northern Rock plc Stories

2011-08-12 06:05:00

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, England, August 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Rock is helping to keep kids entertained this summer holidays by holding a nationwide competition. The contest, which started on the first day of the school break, focuses on the theme of superheroes in an effort to spark kids' imaginations, and all of Northern Rock's 74 branches are taking part. For a chance at winning GBP100 in High Street vouchers, children have the option to draw their own...

2011-06-22 05:33:00

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, England, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Rock has added another helpful video guide to its interactive savings website to help consumers with their savings choices. The video - Northern Rock's Guide to Savings - is the third guide in the series recently introduced by the bank to add a further dimension to its award-winning website. Existing videos include Northern Rock's Guide to ISAs and First Time Buyers Guide, which can be viewed on the...

2011-04-12 10:53:00

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, England, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Rock has enhanced its interactive new savings website with an animated video guide to help savers steer their way through the ISA maze. To coincide with the beginning of the new tax year, when the individual tax-free* Cash ISA subscription limit increased to 5,340 pounds Sterling for this tax year, Northern Rock has now added the informative four minute guide to its recently revamped savings and investment website. The...

2011-03-22 08:31:00

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, England, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Rock plc has launched a new interactive savings website to make it easier for customers to find a Northern Rock savings product from the competitive range available. The new savings website follows the introduction of Northern Rock's award-winning Mortgages website, which was launched in April 2010. The new site offers helpful advice and practical information, as well as full details on Northern Rock's savings...

2010-10-05 14:30:00

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, England, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Rock has partnered with Penguin books to offer customers free copies of classic editions available from many of its branches. Some 25 high street branches across the country will be stocked with classic titles from the Penguin range including Moby Dick, The Thirty Nine Steps and Wind in the Willows. Each paperback cover will feature the iconic Penguin logo, alongside the distinctive Northern Rock pink and black brand....

2010-10-04 12:14:00

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, England, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Rock's new interactive mortgage website has been commended by a leading magazine for its 'best use of digital by sector'. The new Northern Rock mortgage site was launched in April this year and managed to fight off stiff competition to win the prestigious accolade at the Communicate Magazine's Digital Impact Awards. The award presentation was held at the Tabernacle in Notting Hill in order to celebrate excellence in digital...

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