Author Archive | Angie

Happy International Credit Union Day!

It’s International Credit Union Day! Today’s the day we celebrate the spirit of the global credit union movement. We also had another reason to celebrate; it was the 70th Anniversary of ICU day! This year, we thought of a great way to celebrate the good that credit unions around the world are doing; by hearing what […]

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Swan Credit Union at the House of Commons

The directors of Swan Credit Union visited the House of Commons on the 8th of June to celebrate winning funding to develop the organisation. The event was hosted by Jeremy Quin MP, a former Swan board member and the current chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Credit Unions. The grant funds were provided by […]

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Gary Brant – Treasurer

Gary worked for the HSBC Group for 35 years before retiring in 2013. During his career he worked in International Trade Finance and the Global Markets Divisions of the Bank. He is experienced in Sales, Sales Management and held a Senior Management leadership role. He now works as part of a consultancy group working with […]

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Our drop-in sessions for members

From Tuesday 5th July 2018, our volunteer-staffed drop-in sessions for members at Foundation House, Wolverton will only take place on the first Tuesday of every month. Our volunteers will, however, be available by prior appointment on other days if members want to see someone from Swan face to face. To request an appointment please phone […]

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Reconvened Annual General Meeting

Annual Members’ Meeting (AGM) NOTICE of RECONVENED MEETING TUESDAY 20th March 2018 7.00 – 8.30 pm The Healthy Living Centre (Community Centre), Walton Court Shopping Centre, Hannon Road, Aylesbury, HP21 8TJ Calling all members! Insufficient members could get to last week’s Annual General Meeting because of the snow. The meeting was adjourned and will reconvene […]

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Annual General Meeting 2018

A date for your diary: Annual General Meeting, Healthy Living Centre, Walton Court, Hannon Road, HP21 8TJ at 7 pm on Thursday 1st March 2018 (refreshments from 6.30). This is the chance for you to meet the Board and fellow members of your credit union, hear how things are going, and make your views known. This […]

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Steve Eyre – Chair

Steve retired several years ago from a career in Sales and Sales Management and is now an executive trustee of three charities. Since joining Swan Director Phil Stratton in founding Sharing Life Trust in 2003, he has been a passionate and active advocate for those in our communities who are marginalised and often invisible. Sharing […]

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Part-Time Expansion & Development Officer Vacancy

Part-Time Expansion & Development Officer – Swan Credit Union   An exciting opportunity to help bring ethical and affordable savings and loans to South Oxfordshire has arisen from Swan Credit Union.  We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated candidate to help us grow our successful co-operative by engaging with community groups, churches, and local businesses.  […]

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At present new or existing members borrowing for the first time are eligible for a £25 bonus, if they borrow £1,000 or more, and do not get into arrears within the first 3 months. This bonus scheme will now come to an end at the end of September. Loans paid out up to then will […]

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Swan Credit Union Ltd. Our registered address is Foundation House, Aylesbury St, Wolverton, Milton Keynes, MK12 5HX.
We are authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and PRA (Company no. 417717)