January 27, 2014
Lloyds Banking Group has apologised after customers were unable to withdraw money from cashpoints or pay for goods with their debit cards.
The group – made up of Lloyds, Halifax, Bank of Scotland and TSB – has 30 million UK account holders, and became aware of the difficulties on Sunday afternoon.
It later said the problems – which lasted for several hours and were blamed on a “server failing” – had been fixed.
A spokeswoman said: “We apologise that earlier today, between 3pm and 6pm, some customers were unable to complete their debit card transactions.
This article was posted: Monday, January 27, 2014 at 6:36 am