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The Met

Derby Hall Market Street, Bury BL9 0BW, England
+44 161 761 7107
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No leg room.

Great place but the leg room is not very good , l don’t think my husband would be able to fit In... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
birdie071
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Bury, United Kingdom
Great evening

This was our first visit since the refurb last year, and the venue is much improved by the changes... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2018
MimiatWi
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""...a goldmine of entertainment in the heart of Bury"" Bury TimesThe Met is an independent performing arts organisation based in an impressive Victorian building in Bury, just north of Manchester.The Met presents contemporary and classic theatre, music and comedy touring nationally and internationally. We present new and exciting artists who go on to become household names as well as established artists performing to sell-out audiences all over the world.Audiences at The Met have enjoyed a pre-Partridge Steve Coogan, legendary performances by Joy Division and The Pixies, pre-Elbow Elbow, pre-Hollywood Lee Evans and live music and theatre that leaves people inspired and enriched.With the assistance of our funders and sponsors, we maintain affordable prices for our events so that everyone can enjoy our programme. We are committed to offering first class live entertainment – and welcoming you to the friendliest live arts venue in the North West of England!The Met is run by Bury Metropolitan Arts Association, a company limited by guarantee (No. 2370868) and a registered charity (No. 701879).
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Derby Hall Market Street, Bury BL9 0BW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place but the leg room is not very good , l don’t think my husband would be able to fit In the seats he is 6’ 5 so no chance. It’s a shame really as it could be a great place to see all...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2018

This was our first visit since the refurb last year, and the venue is much improved by the changes - love the new open plan bar upstairs, very sociable layout with cosy sofas. Also for this event, seats were allocated which I prefer to the...More

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Reviewed May 19, 2018

We went to see The spooky Men in concert and had a meal before hand. we found the meal very enjoyable and tasty, the staff were very pleasant The prices were reasonable . The surroundings pleasant.

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

We visited for the " Irish Evening " Saturday 12/05/18 The tickets were all sold out for the seating area so we booked standing only The venue was "cosy" and had merchandice stalls a bar & a restaurant The concert had a great atmosphere &...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2018

I have been here loads of times both before the refurbishment and after. It's a great venue for live music, the staff are very friendly and it's easy to get to. This last time I went to watch Janes Grant and was in the seats....More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Great venue for watching a band. good beer friendly staff easy to get to disabled friendly with ramp and lift a very clean place

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Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited The Met for the Glen Tilbrook gig. On 18 March 2018. Glen was supported by Charlie Austen. This was the best concert I've been to in a while, I never realised what an excellent and versatile entertainer Glen is. When...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2018

Visited 5 or 6 times, always excellent. The restaurant very good too. Only criticism is that the lift to the disabled viewing platform in the Derby Room still not installed. It's been a year since I first queried this on behalf of a wheelchair user,...More

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Reviewed February 17, 2018

Loved Mike McGoldrick concert as usual but I agree with other views about the cramped seating. We were in row F. The rows are too close together and there is no way to stretch your legs due to the solid barrier between each row. 2...More

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Reviewed January 31, 2018

I used to go into Manchester comedy clubs for a good laugh but the met is half the price and easier to park and the drinks are cheaper and the show is just as good.There is a show once per month with different comedians every...More

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