Ulster Bank Banbridge customers Marjorie and George Ewart had 35 years of loyalty rewarded when their account number was selected in the bank’s £12,000 current account prize draw.
The couple received the congratulations of staff at the Banbridge branch when they dropped in recently to collect their first cheque. Winners of Ulster Bank’s current account prize draw receive £1,000 per month for 12 months.
Speaking about winning the prize, Marjorie said: “George and I have had our account with Ulster Bank for over 35 years.
“We are thrilled to win the prize, especially as Christmas is coming.”
Ulster Bank Head of Branch Banking, Stephen Cruise said: “We offer our warmest congratulations to Marjorie and George on winning the Ulster Bank Customer account draw.
“Thirty-five years is a long time to be customers and all of us at Ulster Bank really appreciate that loyalty.
“It is a pleasure to be able to say thank you for banking with us with this prize.
“Thank you very much for the many years you’ve spent with us.”
A spokesperson for the bank said: “Ulster Bank’s current accounts have a range of great features to offer its customers.
“Online and mobile banking platforms along with 24/7 telephone support give customers the freedom to bank anytime, anywhere. New features like Get Cash with our Mobile Banking App lets you withdraw cash from an Ulster Bank ATM without using your bank card.
“The Ulster Bank current account prize draw will award six £12,000 prizes in total.
“Two winners per month are drawn in October, November and December in Northern Ireland.
“Ulster Bank current account holders are automatically entered into the draw, with winners chosen by random selection.
“The other November prize winner was drawn in Belfast.”