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June 2020


Metro Bank opens Wales' first drive-thru bank

Metro Bank, the UK’s community bank, today opens its 76th store in Cardiff on Newport Road, bringing Wales its first drive-thru banking experience.

March 2020


Metro Bank to open in Liverpool

Metro Bank is inviting businesses, residents and four-legged friends to a two-day grand opening party to celebrate the opening of its 75th store in the heart of Liverpool city centre.

February 2020


Metro Bank opens in Hammersmith

Metro Bank opens its 74th store on Friday 14 February in Hammersmith in the Kings Mall.

January 2020


Metro Bank opens first store in Wales

Metro Bank opens its 73rd store on Friday 24 and Saturday 25 January in Cardiff city centre on Queen Street.


Metro Bank opens new store in Wolverhampton

Metro Bank opens its 72nd store on Friday 10 and Saturday 11 January in Wolverhampton.

December 2019


Metro Bank colleagues abseil down the UK’s tallest sculpture for Teenage Cancer Trust

50 Metro Bank colleagues, including two members of the Bank’s Executive Leadership Team, abseiled down the ArcelorMittal Orbit in London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

November 2019


Metro Bank arrives in Manchester

Metro Bank is soon to open its 72nd store in the heart of Manchester city centre on Market Street on Friday 13 December.


Metro Bank arrives in Liverpool as it opens its first store in the north

Grand opening celebrations on Friday 6 and Saturday 7 December 2019 at Liverpool’s new Metro Bank store on Paradise Street.


Metro Bank in Ilford collects £68,000 for BBC Children in Need

More than 100 Metro Bank colleagues, and of course Pudsey, volunteered their time to stay at the Bank’s Ilford call centre late into the night to take donations for BBC Children in Need, collecting over £68,000.

July 2019


Metro Bank Brings the Banking Revolution to Birmingham

Metro Bank is set to open a brand-new store in Birmingham this summer, creating around 25 new jobs for local people. The store, located on the corner of New Street and High Street, will combine face-to-face banking with state-of-the-art technology, providing residents and businesses with a customer-focused and convenient banking experience.


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