Northampton and Lamport Railway Compare and choose

Northampton and Lamport Railway Use the form below to compare the bank charges applied to donations using different payment methods. Single and regular online donation payment methods are compared, including credit card, debit card, PayPal and Direct Debit. Offline donation payment methods are compared, including standing order, bank transfer and cheque donations. Choose the donation payment method that is a balance of personal convenience and financial benefit for your supported organisation.

Could you remember the NLR in your will?  

Gifts to the Northampton and Lamport Railway by way of legacies will help to secure its future and ensure it endures for future generations to enjoy. You can really help make a difference.
Over the years we have been fortunate in receiving a number of legacies. These have been put to good effect in helping to extend the Railway, developing its’ infrastructure and helping to restore rolling stock. This source of funds is increasingly important to keep pace with the need to finance capital projects both for future growth and preservation of what we have today.  

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The table below compares the bank charges of making a single or regular donation using different payment methods.

You can make a single donation using debit card, credit card, business card, diners card, PayPal, bank transfer or cheque.

Payment method Donation Bank charge Donation minus
bank charge
Debit card *   VISA MasterCard 2.11% + 7p
Credit card *   VISA MasterCard 2.7% + 7p
PayPal   PayPal 3.15% + 20p
Diners card   Diners Club International 4.7% + 7p
Business card 3.64% + 7p
Cheque **
Bank transfer **

You can make a regular donation using direct debit or standing order.

Payment method Donation Bank charge Donation minus
bank charge
Direct Debit   Direct Debit 48p
Standing order **

* You can donate using Visa (credit and debit), MasterCard (credit and debit), UK domestic Maestro, Maestro (International), Laser, American Express and Diners.

** Offline payment methods (i.e. bank transfer, cheque and standing order) do not incur a bank transaction charge. A cheque donation may incur a bank charge when your cheque is paid into your supported organisations bank.