Bank and win with Chelsea Football Club

August 15, 2011

Here is your chance to win an amazing day trip to Chelsea’s Cobham Training Ground for you and a friend to watch the first team train, plus a new Chelsea shirt and a Football in the Community training session.

All you have to do to be entered into the prize draw is to open a new Co-operative Bank Current Account Plus before the 30th September*.

The account gives Chelsea supporters a current account, which has no monthly subscription charge and includes a fee-free overdraft. Additional benefits for fans include a gift card to spend in the club shop or online store.

To open an account please visit:


For further information please contact

Alejandra Solis / Nuala Ryan
The Co-operative Financial Services Press Office
Tel: 0161 903 4407
Email :
Twitter: @CFSpressteam

Notes to editors:
ISDN facilities are available for broadcast media interviews.

*To qualify new customers must be UK resident, aged 18 years or over; credit a minimum of £800 per month into the account for three consecutive months and use the dedicated switching service to successfully transfer their Direct Debits and standing orders.

Further details can be found on


About The Co-operative Financial Services

The Co-operative Financial Services (CFS) is part of The Co-operative Group, which is the world’s largest consumer co-operative with around five million members, over £14 billion turnover, and core business interests in financial services, food, travel, pharmacy and funeral care. The Co-operative Group has over 5,000 retail trading outlets.

Following the merger with Britannia Building Society on 1 August 2009 CFS is one of the largest and well diversified mutual businesses operating in both retail and corporate markets.

As part of The Co-operative Group, the new business is characterised by its unique ethical and member reward policies and very high levels of customer advocacy.

The combined business has £70 billion in assets, 12,000 staff and nine million customers. It has over 300 high street branches, 20 corporate banking centres and a major presence in Manchester, London, Leek, Bristol, Plymouth, Skelmersdale and Stockport.

It is the only mutual organisation that enables its members to earn financial rewards for the products they hold, as well as giving them the opportunity to have a say in how the business is run.