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The Bristol Pound, the UK’s first city-wide local currency is to be accepted by First Great Western for the first time at Bristol Temple Meads station.
Customers will be able to use Bristol Pounds at the station’s ticket offices from ...
New Service Point in Kingswood
Residents of Kingswood will be able to access services offered by Bristol Credit Union from Kingswood Library, thanks to volunteers from the local community.
From the 2 July, people wi...
Support renewable energy in the UK
100% renewable electricity company Good Energy has become the world’s first energy company to accept a local currency, with customers now able to pay their energy bills using Bristol Pounds.
Stop Loan Sharks
Bristol Credit Union have teamed up with The England Illegal Money Lending Team, Bristol City Council, and Bristol Housing Partnership to encourage residents to sign up to a credit union account.
As part of the incentive anyone op...
New Service Point in Filton
Residents of Filton can now access a wide range of services offered by Bristol Credit Union from Filton Community Association.
The service point is open every Thursday, 9.30am to 11.30am at Filton Community Association, Elm Park...
UNITE and UNISON
Membership of Bristol Credit Union is now open to members of the UNITE and UNISON trade unions living or working in the South-West; this area covers Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Somerset, Dorset, Devon and Cornwall.
BCU is part of a network...
New Bristol Pounds
Over 300 entries were received for the #NewBristolPounds Artwork Competition, from artists, amateur and professional, and school children.
An independent panel of eight jud...
New Service Point in Staple Hill
Residents of Staple Hill and the surrounding area are now able to take advantage of a wide range of services offered by Bristol Credit Union from Our Place Community Flat, Nelson Road.
The new service point is now open every Monday, Tuesd...
ISA and Child Trust Fund
The annual ISA subscription limit is being increased from £15,000 to £15,240 for 2015-16, with effect from 6 April 2015. The Child Trust Fund subscription limit is being increased from £4,000 to £4,080 for the same p...