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New £3million programme to tackle inequality in education

12 March 2014

Metropolitan customers are to benefit from a £3million programme announced this week by the Young Foundation. It was announced today around three million pounds will go into the Young Foundation’s new project to support social...

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Metropolitan’s Homematch nominated for Best Housing Alliance award

7 February 2014

  Vote for us! Metropolitan’s Homematch service has been shortlisted for a nationally recognised award for ‘Best Housing Alliance’ at this year’s First Time Buyer Magazine Reader’s Awards. Described as the place where ‘Londoners meet...

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Metropolitan named in top 100 gay-friendly employers

17 January 2014

Metropolitan has been ranked 24th in Stonewall’s 2014 index of best practice employers. Stonewall’s top 100 employers list.    

Clapham Park Pop-Up Shop a huge success

17 January 2014

Residents of Clapham Park and celebrities celebrated the huge success of Metropolitan’s pop-up shop which brought the community together with a host of exciting events. The innovative community space, which opened at the end of July,...

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Metropolitan, The Young Foundation and Olmec partner up for social enterprise

15 January 2014

A social enterprise partnership between Metropolitan, The Young Foundation and Olmec completed its work at the end of 2013. Housing Associations are social enterprises seeking to create social value. By linking with our diverse communities...

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Clapham Park regeneration partners celebrate success at the Cavendish Building

30 September 2013

Metropolitan Clapham Park this month celebrated the launch of the stunning new Cavendish Building, which lies at the heart of one of London’s biggest and most exciting regeneration schemes. Lambeth Council’s leader Councillor Lib Peck,...

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Young Lambeth residents ‘upcycle’ to fashion success

17 September 2013

Young people celebrated in style recently having completed a unique opportunity to work alongside fashion designer Juliana Sissons, at the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A). They learnt about ‘upcycling’ and the processes involved in creating...

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Residents celebrate £40,000 makeover of Brewsters Park, St Anns

16 September 2013

Residents of the Brewsters Road Estate, in St Anns, Nottingham, are celebrating the transformation of their local park, thanks to local housing provider Metropolitan and support from residents, Capital One and educational project EPIC. Following...

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Metropolitan scoops top prize for customer service for second year running

13 September 2013

Metropolitan yesterday (12 September) picked up the Excellence in Customer Service Award at the National Housing Awards 2013. The home ownership team at Metropolitan prides itself on delivering excellent customer service to customers from the...

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Young people in Cambridge flying high after airport visit

21 August 2013

Young people from Jack Warren Green and Discovery Way made the most of a unique opportunity, organised by Metropolitan, to visit Cambridge Airport and enjoy a flight above their hometown. Most of the seven young...

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