For older releases please see our news release archive.
19th July 2017: New Information pack published for authorised payment and e-money institution payment service providers ("non-bank PSPs") which would like to access the UK’s interbank payment schemes directly
14th July 2017: LINK publishes its first ever Annual Report
2nd May 2017: LINK announces the launch of its new free ATM locator app, the most comprehensive mobile app for finding ATMs in the UK
16th February 2017: LINK announces the appointment of Mark Boleat as the new Chairman of Link Scheme Ltd
5th January 2017: £730 million dispensed at LINK ATMs on 23 December 2016
13th December 2016: New Report highlights how LINK continues to meet UK's access to cash needs
9th December 2016: LINK, the UK’s ATM network reports that the first four days of December saw an increase in LINK cash withdrawals of £121million (7%)
29th November 2016: LINK welcomes the installation of a new, 24-hour access, free-to-use cash machine in Millisle, Northern Ireland.
18th November 2016: Crimestoppers and LINK have shown their commitment to tackling physical attacks on ATMs and card fraud by renewing their partnership
7th October 2016: Over the past 10 years, LINK' s Financial Inclusion Programme has assisted with the introduction new ATMs in nearly 2,000 areas across the UK
2nd September 2016: LINK reports that 29th August was the busiest ever August bank holiday Monday for ATM withdrawals
5th May 2016: Over £100 million more was withdrawn from the UK’s ATMs during this year’s May Day bank holiday weekend compared with last year.
29th February 2016: LINK cash withdrawals in 2015 came to a record £128 billion
6th January 2016: More than 250 areas get new free-to-use ATMs
11th November 2015: A new record as over 183 million LINK ATM withdrawals, worth £11.2 billion made in October
4th September 2015: New figures from LINK show the number of ATMs reached 70,180, in July a new record
21st May 2015: New report shows cash remains by far the most popular way to pay in the UK
31st March 2015: LINK to participate in EAST Financial Crime and Security Forum on 11th/12th June 2015
27th January 2015: With a record 69,000 cash machines in the UK, cash spending is forecast to remain high over next ten years