Bath Building Society accredited as a real living wage employer


We are delighted to announce that the Society has recently gained accreditation from the Living Wage Foundation. This means that every member of staff working for the Society will earn a real Living Wage. It is currently £9.50 in the UK, with a higher rate of £10.85 for London, reflecting the higher costs of living in the capital. But the Society actually pays a minimum of £10 per hour for all st…

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Coronavirus Support: All the latest information about how we are supporting you during this time from CEO, Kevin Gray


Latest update November 2020. Here you'll find all the latest information about how our Savings and Mortgage teams are working in new ways during this global crisis that continues to affect all of us.  It's a particularly busy time for us but please be reassured we are here for you. The entire Bath Building Society team are working hard to support your financial needs and our customer service t…

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AGM 2020 - A Message From Our Chairman


The Society’s AGM was originally scheduled to be held on 30 April 2020 and was adjourned because the chosen venue was closed due to the Coronavirus lockdown. It had been hoped that the Coronavirus pandemic would have eased sufficiently to allow the Society to hold a near normal event for you, its Members. However, Coronavirus continues to have a huge impact on everyone and as we are now beginn…

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Stamp Duty Calculator


With temporary changes made to the amount of stamp duty paid on all residential purchases until 31st March  2021, homebuyers could save thousands.  If you're buying your main home in England, you won't have to pay stamp duty on property up to £500,000. In Wales and Scotland, it's on properties up to £250,000. Use this stamp duty calculator to check how much of a difference the change could make t…

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Why it's never been more important to support Bath Boules local charity fundraising


Bath Boules is an annual event in the city which attracts thousands of attendees and raises huge sums for local charities each year. As a long term supporter and 'Little Boules' sponsor, we've enjoyed being part of this huge community event for several years - particularly as it takes place in our 'front garden' on Queen Square, we look forward to the buzz it creates for one special weekend ev…

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