Imagine being so fed up with banks that you open one yourself.
In 2008, that’s exactly what David Fishwick did.
Hitting cinemas today, Bank of Dave tells his incredible story.
The movie’s official synopsis reads: “Based on the true-life experiences of Dave Fishwick; Bank of Dave tells the story of how a working-class Burnley man and self-made millionaire fought to set up a community bank so he could help the local businesses of Burnley not only survive, but thrive. In his bid to help his beloved community of Burnley he has to take on the elitist financial institutions of London and fight to receive the first new banking license to be issued in over 100 years.”
We spoke to the wonderful Dave Fishwick on Thursday about all this ‘banking malarky’…
Check out the trailer: