100 objects by theme

The NatWest Group History 100 tells the stories of specific events, changes and actions in our history. You can also follow an overview of the NatWest Group story.

You can discover more about our archives and how NatWest Group History 100 came about.

Serving our customers

Ten items revealing how - as our customers have changed over the centuries - we have changed to meet their developing needs.

Shaping our future together

Ten items showing how we have supported our customers as they built aspects of our modern world.

Doing business openly and fairly

Ten objects showing how we have worked over the centuries to be open and fair towards customers, shareholders and the wider community.

Turning points

Ten items representing decisive moments in the history of NatWest Group or of British banking as a whole.

Our people at work

Ten objects illuminating the working lives of bank staff, from the earliest clerks to our modern diverse workforce.

Our expanding world

Ten objects showing how the horizons of bankers, communities and customers have developed from local to global over the centuries.

Our public face

Ten objects highlighting some of the ways that banks have expressed their public identity over the centuries.

Times of turmoil

Ten objects exploring how NatWest Group and its past and present constituent banks have coped with times of danger and upheaval in history.

Our people in the community

Ten items exploring the community lives of bank workers over the centuries.

Going the extra mile

Ten objects showing how we have worked over the centuries to go further and do better for our customers.