Case studies

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Santander support Goals with their winning formation

With roots dating back to the 1990s, Goals is one of the UK’s biggest operators of Football Association accredited centres.

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University of Essex breaks new ground with sustainability linked support

University of Essex Founded in 1963, the University of Essex is a dual-intensive university with three campuses in Essex (Colchester, Southend-on-Sea and Loughton).

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Expansion is child's play for the Little Nursery Group

Since they were established in 2015, the Little Nursery Group has grown to five nurseries in four locations across London & West Sussex.

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It’s cheers all round for Inglenook Inns

Inglenook Inns operates a chain of pubs in the North West and Midlands, specialising in the takeover, refurbishment and management of distressed sites.

Hobbledown

Hobbledown’s adventure set to continue with West London expansion plans​

Kidspace Adventure Holdings (KAHL) operates Hobbledown in Epsom, a 35 acre adventure park and zoo. They're currently developing a second Hobbledown on a 117 acre site in Hounslow.

Edinburgh University

Edinburgh University Students’ Association weather the storm with funding from Santander

Dating back to 1884, Edinburgh University Students' Association is the students' union at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Children’s nursery group ramps up acquisition strategy with Santander funding

Headquartered in Kettering, Kindred Education is a family of day nurseries and pre-schools. Founded in 2015, Kindred Education's portfolio includes 21 Kindred nurseries located in Greater London, Essex, Salisbury and Bournemouth.

Clever Clogs

It pays to be Clever Clogs following latest acquisition deal

Opened in 2007, Clever Clogs operates two children's nurseries in the North East of England, with both sites being rated outstanding by education regulator, Ofsted.

Funding helps university to keep aiming high

Established by royal charter in 1964, Lancaster University has over 18,000 students and employs in excess of 2,600 staff members.

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The North Yorkshire Moors Railway is part of Britain’s heritage. It’s a charitable trust that welcomes 300,000 visitors every year and has over 10,000 members.