Blog Archives

Join our team of London Met students working in the Rocket venue now!

We are looking now for outgoing and fun loving LMU students to join our existing team of ‘venue assistants’. Applications are open so get involved!

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This fun and flexible position pays London Living Wage, and can fit around your studies. Work includes setting up and working at events in the venue, working on the bar, cloakroom, box office and promoting our events.

The Rocket runs a cafe bar and puts on the best student events from live shows to club nights, as well as private hire events. We have a vibrant and close knit student team who enjoy working and socialising together… it’s a great opportunity to get involved with events at uni and make new friends, and all staff are paid the London Living wage! Don’t delay, apply today through Met Temps – there are shifts waiting!

Karaoke! This Wednesday 15 February

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London Met Freshers’ 2016 starts Monday 26 September

London Met’s Freshers’ activity starts on Monday 26 September.

There are two weeks of amazing events and entertainment, followed by a huge Freshers’ closing party on Friday 14 October.

Freshers’ Fairs are in Aldgate campus on Tuesday 4 October, and in Holloway campus on Thursday 6 October.

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Most events are free for Freshers, you can get a free entry wristband from our student venue The Rocket, or from our events team at enrolment around the different campuses.

All the most up to date info will be on our facebook and twitter, say hello and keep in touch!

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Euro 2016 screenings for staff and students at The Rocket

The Rocket bar will be screening Euro 2016 matches where possible, and as a special opening event we will have the bar open for Republic of Ireland vs Sweden at 5pm on Monday 13 June.

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The match will be screened live on the LCD screens in the Inner Courtyard (weather permitting), and in The Rocket.

The bar will be open during the screening for students and staff so come down and unwind after work… there will be a free drink for the first 25 customers from 4.30pm and cheap deals thereafter.

All 2pm weekday matches throughout the competition will be screened in The Rocket, with the bar open on other key occasions… depending on how England do!

Hope to see you there!

Matches we are showing so far at 2pm:

Mon 13 June- Spain v Czech Republic

Wed 15 June- Russia v Slovakia

Thu 16 June – England v Wales

Fri 17 June   – Italy v Sweden

Welcome Back Party at The Rocket!

Friday 29 Jan we will be having a warm welcome for all new and returning students… we can’t wait! See details on our Facebook here. #londonmet

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Christmas Market at The Rocket – Tuesday 15 December

In conjunction with Accelerator we bring you a free Christmas Market featuring London Met’s best designer-makers, alongside local vendors, delightful mulled cider, mince pies and stalls from our sports teams and Students Union.

It’s on 12-8pm, Tuesday 15 December and it’s free for everyone! Come grab a great gift!

#londonmet

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Winter Warmers mmm….

We have a fine selection of wintery warming drinks for you lucky people, and a xmas meal deal too! Served all the way until end of term, and all discounted to Metcard price to save on the pennies as Christmas approaches!!

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Karaoke Night! Sing, drink and boogie this Wednesday from 7.30pm till late!

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Karaoke at The Rocket!

#RocketLive – indie / electro / house this Friday 25th September from 8 ’til late

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Join us for the first Friday of Freshers Fortnight with some awesome bands and DJs…

Last entry strictly 1am

Bands between 9pm – 11pm

Photo ID must be shown on entry – over 18s only

Guests must be signed in

The return of P@YMH! Wednesday 3rd December, 9pm – 3am

Party @ Your Mom's House

Red cups frat party with beer pong competition!

One of our fave nights returns to The Rocket for it’s second edition of term! Get down early and crown yourself beer pong champion!