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Norwich & Peterborough Building Society – Childrens&#39 Loyalty Bond

Thursday, 24 April 2003

Type: High interest account

Minimum-maximum investment: £1,000-£25,000

Interest rates: 4.4% gross a year

Term: Five years

Offer period: Until further notice

Withdrawal penalties: 180 day&#39s loss of interest

Tel: 0845 3002511

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