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Financial Services


Western Union


Send money anywhere in the world within minutes using a Western Union money transfer from Penny Lane Pawnbrokers. Whether you're sending money to family back home, helping out a friend abroad, making an overseas bill payment, or you need to pick up money that has been sent to you - Western Union offers a safe and efficient international transfer service.

  • No bank account required

  • Completely safe and secure


You can send money from the UK to almost any country worldwide, including India, Australia, Pakistan, Poland and Romania, to name a few. Western Union operates in 200 countries and territories and has 130 currencies available.

What do I need to bring with me?

We have everything you need in-store to help you complete your transaction – all we require is that you bring some ID with you if you are sending or receiving money.

The forms of identification we accept are:

  • Photographic ID such as passport or driving licence

  • EU national identity card or UK residency card

  • A formal letter dated within the last 3 months, such as a bank statement, utility bill, tenancy agreement or tax document


Cheque Cashing


Looking for quick and easy cheque cashing? At Penny Lane Pawnbrokers we can instantly cash your cheque on the spot for a small fee — no more waiting days for cheques to clear, and you can do it without a bank account.

Simply visit us in store with your cheque and one of the following forms of identification:

  • Photographic ID, such as your passport or driving licence.

  • A formal letter with your name and address, dated within the last three months, e.g. utility bill, bank statement, or tenancy agreement.

  • The letter that came with the cheque.


Our same-day cheque cashing service will save you time and a lot of hassle. Please call in to one of our branches and our team will be more than happy to help you.