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February 2013


Metro Bank opens 16th Store and brings the banking revolution to Sutton

Metro Bank continues its expansion this week with the opening of its 16th store in Sutton, South London. To mark the opening, the UK’s most revolutionary bank will be holding two days of celebrations on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th of February. Sutton residents visiting the store will experience entertainment including free food, stilt walkers, popcorn, performing dogs, balloons and music, as well as a new, convenient customer focused bank.

May 2012


Love Your Bank at Last! Metro Bank arrives in Chiswick

The banking revolution gathers pace this week as Metro Bank continues with its 2012 expansion plans. The 18th and 19th of May sees Britain’s newest bank opening its 12th store in Chiswick, West London. Chiswick residents visiting the store will experience two days of entertainment including stilt walkers, popcorn, balloons and music as well as a new, convenient customer focused bank.

March 2012


Metro Bank brings the banking revolution to High Wycombe

This weekend Metro Bank storms ahead with its 2012 expansion plans to open 10 new stores in the South East and create over 300 jobs, with the opening of its 11th store. High Wycombe residents who visit the store on Friday 16th March and Saturday 17th March will be entertained with a weekend of opening celebrations. The town will enjoy stilt walkers and popcorn, balloons and performing dogs as well as a new, convenient and customer focused store to do their banking.

January 2012


Metro Bank announces 2012 expansion plans: 10 new stores to open in the South East, 300+ new hires

Metro Bank, Britain's revolutionary retail bank today announces its expansion plans for 2012. The bank plans to double their number of stores to 20 by opening 10 new stores across Greater London and the South East of England

October 2011


Metro Bank continues expansion as ninth store opens in Uxbridge

Metro Bank is taking the banking revolution to the bustling streets of Uxbridge, with the launch of its ninth store on the 28th and 29th of October. Local residents will enjoy stilt walkers, face painters, performing dogs and entertainment throughout the day to celebrate the arrival of Uxbridge’s newest bank.

October 2010



Store opens in Borehamwood, Herts on Friday 29 October Metro Bank, the first UK High Street bank in over 100 years, is opening its first store outside of London on 29 October in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire.

September 2010


Love Your Bank At Last - Metro Bank Marches on with Fulham Broadway Opening

The banking revolution continues with Fulham Broadway opening on Friday 1 October. Evenings and weekends most popular times to open Metro Bank accounts. The Metro Bank policy of being open early and open later, seven days a week, has been a big hit with its customers.


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