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11versus11 App Scoops Digital Media Award

11versus11 scoops European Digital Media Award

Last night, Metro’s 11versus11 was awarded Best Sports App by WAN-IFRA

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Lego Batman Takes Over Metro

The original, slightly irreverent and fun content will appear across all of Metro’s platforms, featuring LEGO Batman in a range of scenarios across many of Metro’s most loved segments.

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Grant Woodthorpe Promoted To Commercial Managing Director At Metro

Metro has announced Grant Woodthorpe’s promotion to the position of Commercial Managing Director at the leading urban media brand.

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Commuter titles unite to demonstrate that the best things in life are free

Metro recently teamed up with London Evening Standard and commissioned Benchmarketing to research the impact of free newspapers on advertising campaigns, and can reveal that they deliver three and a half times greater return on investment for advertisers when included on their media plans.

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Metro lights up with the NSPCC’s little stars

On Monday 7th November, Metro lit up its pages for the NSPCC’s Little Stars campaign.

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Metro takes home Gold at Media Week Awards

Metro was awarded top prize in the Media Idea – Launch category for its Wear it Pink campaign at this year’s Media Week Awards which took place in the Grosvenor House Hotel on Thursday 20th October.

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Metro named National Tabloid Newspaper Travel Feature of the Year

Metro’s weekly travel feature walked away with the top award for National Tabloid Newspaper Travel Feature of the Year at this year’s Travel Media Awards on 27th October 2016.

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Metro to raise circulation by 10%

From 1 October 2016, Metro will significantly increase its national print circulation by 10%, raising its total daily figure to the largest it has ever been at 1.477million.

Most extra copies of the newspaper will be distributed in the London area, upping the number available each weekday morning to almost 900,000 in the capital. Metro will also be expanding the London edition’s existing presence on the bus network and will become available to even more commuters on selected buses in London and the South East.

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Metro gets in the game with new football content

​Metro is expanding its football content in time for the new Premier League season with the launch of a new Friday pull out section, MatchZone, to sit alongside its new football news app, 11versus11.

11versus11 is an original way of presenting football fans with relevant Premier League news and views in a snackable format. Aggregating football coverage from a range of publishers and news providers, the app also delivers stories and opinions from a team of hand-picked fansite contributors as well as from Metro’s sports team.

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Metro kicks off digital expansion with football app launch

We are growing our digital portfolio with the launch of a new personalised football news app, 11versus11.

11versus11 is an original way of presenting football fans with relevant Premier League news and views in a snackable format. Aggregating football coverage from a range of publishers and news providers, the app also delivers stories and opinions from a team of hand-picked fansite contributors as well as from Metro’s sports team.

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