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Barclays to shut at least 99 bank branches in 2024/2025 – here's the full list, plus alternatives

Barclays will shut at least another 99 bank branches throughout 2024 and 2025 after announcing 22 more closures. This is in addition to the 177 branches it closed in 2023. We list the branches disappearing and what the alternatives are if you still want face-to-face banking.

13 February 2024

Tesco Bank borrower or saver? Its credit cards, loans and savings are set to be run by Barclays in future – here's what you need to know

If you're a Tesco Bank borrower or saver your credit cards, loans and savings will be run by Barclays in future as it's buying these customers. However, the Tesco Bank brand will remain – and there's NO change for new or existing customers right now.

9 February 2024

Expat with Barclays? Here are your options if your account is being closed

Expats who bank with Barclays face having their UK accounts closed following a "strategic review" by the bank, leaving some customers worried about the alternatives available to them. .

5 December 2023

Barclays to shut at least 196 bank branches in 2023/24 – here's the full list, plus alternatives

Barclays will shut at least 196 of its bank branches throughout 2023 and 2024 – more than a third of its entire UK network – after announcing a further 16 branch closures.

1 December 2023

Barclays to shut 14 more branches in yet another round of closures – here's the full list, plus alternatives

The latest closures now mean Barclays will close at least 55 branches by the end of the year.

27 March 2023

Barclays to shut another 15 branches in fresh round of closures – here's the full list, plus alternatives

Barclays will now close at least 41 branches by the end of the year.

30 January 2023

Cladding crisis: six major lenders now offer mortgages on some affected buildings – but not everyone can get them

Flat-owners impacted by the cladding crisis in England may now be able to sell or remortgage their homes, with six major lenders agreeing to offer mortgages under new industry guidance.

10 January 2023

193 high street banks to close next year – check if your branch is on the list, plus alternatives

High street banks including HSBC, NatWest and Lloyds are set to close at least 193 more branches next year – we've rounded up the planned closures for each bank and what the alternatives are if you still want face-to-face banking.

22 December 2022

Rates on 10-year mortgage fixes are cheap right now – should I be locking in for longer?

Homeowners have increasing reason to consider longer term mortgages over shorter deals, as the cost of borrowing grows.

10 October 2022

Barclays launches 5.12% linked savings account – here's how to get it

Barclays' has launched a new linked "Rainy Day Saver" savings account for Blue Rewards members, which pays 5.12% interest on balances of up to £5,000 – over double the top open-to-all easy access account. You need to jump though a number of hoops to get it though.

4 October 2022