Bradford & Bingley saw the curtain fall on 150 years as a mutual on Monday
with an overwhelming vote by members in favour of conversion to a plc.
Members are expected to receive windfalls of over £700 when B&B
floats in December.
Chairman Lindsay Mackinlay (pictured above)told the few hundred members
attending the specialgeneral meeting at Sheffield Arena that it was a
defining moment for the building society.