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Metropolitan continues transformation

6 July 2018

Metropolitan’s transformation continues at pace, as highlighted in its annual report for 2017/18. Other highlights from the report, published today, include Partnership with Thames Valley progressing to plan £229m spent on new development (2017: £190m)...

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Suzanne’s up for a European honour

2 May 2018

Metropolitan’s Asbestos Manager Suzanne Smith is a finalist at the prestigious European Women in Construction and Engineering Awards Metropolitan’s Suzanne Smith has been shortlisted for a European Women in Construction and Engineering (WICE) Award. Her...

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Metropolitan gets council go-ahead for community regeneration at Clapham Park

15 March 2018

Lambeth Council’s Planning Committee has approved Metropolitan’s new development proposal to build more than 2,500 new homes and a wide range of community facilities at Clapham Park in south London. The approval means the housing...

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Gender Pay Report for 2017

2 March 2018

As an organisation in the social housing sector we seek to have equality, diversity and inclusion at our heart. We are  required to report our Gender Pay Gap, the difference in average earnings for male...

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Making of a manager

24 January 2018

Metropolitan’s 18-month management training programme has given Chanelle Rowe the skills and self-belief to step up There is no stopping Chanelle Rowe this year, now she has a new qualification to back her ambition. The...

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Metropolitan and Thames Valley Housing announce partnership talks

16 January 2018

The Boards of Metropolitan and Thames Valley Housing are today announcing the start of formal talks to form a partnership. They will now move forward with their discussions – which will include consultation with funders,...

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Development plan pays off for PA

19 December 2017

He was a personal assistant eight months ago; now Andrew Gatehouse is waiting to send in the diggers on his first development project – thanks to Metropolitan’s commitment to developing its colleagues. Some want cufflinks...

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Metropolitan appoints Executive Director of Property

15 November 2017

Metropolitan has appointed Mark Everard as its Executive Director of Property. Mark is currently a Housing Director within Capita Real Estate & Infrastructure, a role in which he focuses on affordable housing. He will join...

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Metropolitan more than doubles its delivery of new homes in another year of progress and achievement

10 July 2017

Metropolitan has more than doubled its new homes delivery to 832 (2016: 371) as its 2016/17 annual report reflects another year of progress and achievement. Highlights from the report, published today, include: an increase in...

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Metropolitan appoints Geeta Nanda OBE as new Chief Executive

24 May 2017

Geeta Nanda OBE has been appointed as the new Chief Executive at Metropolitan. Geeta is currently Chief Executive of Thames Valley Housing, and will join Metropolitan in October 2017, succeeding Brian Johnson. Paula Kahn, Chair...

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