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West Bromwich Building Society is coupling up with the Severn Valley

Railway to help its members get their savings on track and raise money for

the Worcestershire-based steam railway.

Senior manager (retail operations) Rob Williams and fireman Roger Smith

(pictured above) helped a new affinity account for the railway&#39s 20,000

members and supporters get full steam ahead.

Each year, the society will pay the railway a bonus equal to 1 per cent of

the total average balance held in Severn Valley branch accounts.

Severn Valley general manager Alun Rees says: “We rely heavily on the

support from volunteers but we need to find new ways to secure income. We

believe the Severn Valley branch account is an excellent way for our

members and supporters to make a valuable contribution simply by saving.”


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