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September 2023

Community

Slough Metro Bank Colleagues Help Clean Up Upton Park

The UK’s best community bank, Metro Bank, gives every colleague a Day to Amaze – essentially a paid day off to support a local charity or good cause. Colleagues from Metro Bank’s Slough store chose to use their Days to Amaze as volunteer litter pickers in Upton Park.

Corporate

Metro Bank Warns Against Second-Hand Scams

Metro Bank’s ‘Scam of the Month’ for September 2023 is a warning to drivers about the influx of second-hand car scams as approximately a million drivers take possession of their new 73 licence plate cars from September.

Regional

Crawley Metro Bank Hosts Local Job Boost

Metro Bank’s Crawley store will host a Network & Hire event on Wednesday 20th September from 8:45am – 10:45am. Local businesses from all sectors are welcome to come along to meet candidates available for employment - be they new to the workforce, looking for a new challenge or returning to work.

Regional

Harrow Metro Bank to Support Local Businesses

Harrow Metro Bank will be attending the annual Harrow Means Business event at Victoria Hall (Sheepcote Road) on Wednesday the 20th of September between 8am and 7pm.

Regional

Colchester Metro Bank Hosts Get Connected Event

Metro Bank’s Colchester store will be hosting a Colchester Get Connected event together with Get Ahead Essex at its High Street store on Wednesday September 20th from 8.30 am - 10.00 am.

Regional

Treat Time

Colleagues from Metro Bank’s Orpington store have just donated 80 boxes of Banana, Apple and Blueberry treats to Second Chance Animal Rescue. First in the queue to enjoy the organic treats was 20 year old cat Blue – a friendly and affectionate cat who needs a forever home.

Regional

Bradford Metro Bank Guides New Students During Freshers Week

Bradford Metro Bank is helping new students attending Bradford College with simple, practical guidance about how to set up a bank account and navigate managing their own finances. Colleagues from the Market Street store will be on hand at the Freshers’ Fair in which they will have a stall on September 20th to help young people on their first financial journey.

Regional

Metro Bank donates 180 boxes of treats to Birmingham Dogs Home

Colleagues from Metro Bank’s Wolverhampton store have just donated 180 boxes of Banana, Apple and Blueberry treats to Birmingham Dogs Home. First in the queue to enjoy the organic treats was Murray – a big friendly stray who has yet to find his forever home.

Regional

Canterbury Metro Bank Guides New Students During Freshers Week

Canterbury Metro Bank is helping new students attending Canterbury University with simple, practical guidance about how to set up a bank account and navigate managing their own finances. Colleagues from the St George’s Street store will be on hand throughout Freshers’ Week which starts from September 18th. Students popping into the store will receive a complimentary welcome pack including information and pens, highlighters and lollies.

Regional

Slough Metro Bank Hosts LinkedIn Local Network Event

Metro Bank’s Slough store will be hosting a complimentary networking event on Wednesday September 13th from 4-6p.m. with guest speaker, Peter Abrahamsen discussing human behaviour in crisis.

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