Andrew Haigh, new chief executive at Newcastle Building Society

New chief executive at Newcastle Building Society as Jim Willens steps down

Chief operating officer Andrew Haigh to take top spot at Newcastle Building Society, after 20 years working in the sector

Chief executive of the Newcastle Building Society Jim Willens

Newcastle Building Society boosts profit before tax from £1.3m to £4m

Chief executive says company has continued to make steady progress, achieving its objectives laid out for the year

Richard Bottomley

Senior appointments announced at Newcastle Building Society

Richard Bottomley OBE and Karen Ingham join Newcastle Building Society with immediate effect

Chief executive of the Newcastle Building Society Jim Willens

Newcastle Building Society grows pre-tax profits to £800,000

Newcastle Building Society has posted half-year pre-tax profits of £800,000 - a reversal of the firm's fortunes at the start of 2013

Baker Tilly staff take part in the Tour de Baker Tilly

Le Tour inspires Newcastle Building Society staff to take part in charity ride

Staff from 21 branches of Newcastle Building Society will be taking on the full 3,656km distance of the famous race in their respective branch offices next week

NBS staff team on the recent Alzheimer's Society's Tyneside Memory Walk

Newcastle Building Society staff raise more than £14,000 for dementia charity

Kind-hearted staff from Newcastle Building Society have completed a year-long fundraiser in aid of Alzheimer’s Society

Newcastle Building Society

Newcastle Building Society axes charity accounts

The Tyneside lender has contacted local groups to say it will no longer be providing the special accounts reserved for good causes

The artwork by Alison Ashton at Newcastle Building Society's H.Q on the Cobalt Business Park

Artwork fills Newcastle Building Society’s offices with colours of the rainbow

An unusual hanging artwork has been installed in the atrium of one of the region’s best-known businesses

Jim Willens, Newcastle Building Society boss updated

Steady growth at Newcastle Building Society

Newcastle Building Society has reported all-round year-on-year improvements in its financial results for 2013

Alison Ashton (left, in blue) with knitters from Newcastle Building Society

Newcastle artist to create dreamcatcher artwork for building society building

Artist Alison Ashton has won a £2,000 commission from Newcastle Building Society to create a dreamcatcher-style artwork

Jim Willens, Newcastle Building Society boss

Sticking to tradition pays off for Newcastle Building Society

The boss of Newcastle Building Society is confident that the institution is on the right course after announcing a rise in profits

Northern Rock

2008: Quarterly review

Business highlights and lowlights of the year so far.

David Soley

Questionnaire leaves leaders perplexed

It is occasionally a tricky assignment getting answers to the questionnaire which accompanies the Monday Interview in The Journal.

Review of the year

Review of the year

We look back at the highs and lows of 2007 for businesses in the North-East.

Gillian takes business to school

A TOP businesswoman is celebrating a successful year.

Uncertainty provides an opportunity in the market

IN THIS, our final quarterly deals report of 2007, it is pleasing to look back on what has been a very busy year for the property industry in the North-East.

Embrace the city heritage

THE year of 2007 has been a year of mixed fortunes and whilst there is no doubt the credit crunch and other factors have created a slower market, the North-East does still continue to make progress.

How to give your credit card a rest

WHILE the festive period is a time to eat, drink and be merry, the cost of eating, drinking and being merry all adds up!

Minister tops out at Cobalt

MINISTER for the North-East Nick Brown has officially topped out the new Newcastle Building Society office building at Cobalt Business Park, North Tyneside.

How much does it cost to get a mortgage?

Steven Marks explains the common fees to prepare for when arranging your mortgage.


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