Metro Repro supports students by being more than just a local print shop. We offer the fastest of turnarounds and the highest quality available, with most jobs completed while you wait! Our pricing structure for student printing recognises the need for an affordable yet high-quality print service. Our prices are totally transparent, with no hidden charges for making files print ready, disk checks or minimum quantities etc. Our easy upload facility means you can order your printing in just a few quick clicks.
Perfect Bound Brochures (PUR Glue)
Perfect binding is great for art books, magazines, books, thesises and reports. With this method, the pages and cover are glued together at the spine with a strong yet flexible adhesive to provide a smooth and stylish finish. Our perfect binding machine uses the latest PUR glue which is the most durable and flexible bookbinding glue available. This service is available for both your pre-printed documents and our in-house printing service. The maximum dimensions are 40mm for the spine thickness and 340mm for the spine length. Prices start from just £10.00 for a single bind.
Booklet & Brochure Printing
Your booklets and brochures can be printed at offset quality on a wide range of silk, gloss, matt uncoated and speciality media from 52gsm up to 350gsm. As an example; 3 x 50 page A4 books on 150gsm silk printed and booklet bound is only £58.75, ready for collection within two hours.
Colour Copying & Printing
Our new state of the art ultra high-resolution digital colour press has revolutionised our small format print production. Your artwork can be printed at offset quality on a wide range of silk, gloss, matt uncoated and speciality media from 52gsm up to 350gsm. Prices for A4 colour printing start from only £0.15 per side.
Posters & Large Format Printing
For posters and presentations, we have the very latest large format printers which produce stunning high-resolution prints using twelve colour technology. Our colour management systems are certified by both Adobe and Pantone, ensuring highly accurate colour reproduction. We can print onto photo satin, gloss, premium matte and fine art papers up to a maximum width of 1524mm. Prices for A2 colour prints on 180gsm premium matt or 210gsm photo satin/gloss start from only £8.40 each. Our new value range posters are laser printed on either 90gsm or 120gsm bond paper and start from only £5.94 per A2!
Dissertation & Thesis Printing and Binding
We can print your dissertations and theses in high quality on a wide range of papers including silk, gloss, matt uncoated and speciality media. For Thesis and Dissertation binding, we have the choice of thermal, wire, comb and perfect binding. Prices for binding start from under £5.00 and the service is provided while you wait.
Have your CV’s printed in super high quality on a wide range of papers including silk, gloss, matt uncoated and speciality media from 52gsm up to 350gsm.
CAD Plotting & Plan Printing
We can reproduce your originals or print your files in black and white or full colour. We can even enlarge or reduce the whole original or just a section to your specification. Your drawings can be printed or copied onto a variety of media including tracing paper, drafting film, dayglo fluorescent papers, cartridge paper and bond paper. We accept all common file formats – AutoCad, .dxf, .plt, .tif, .dwg, .dgn, .pdf – and many more.
Tracing Paper Positives for Screen Printing
For producing screen-printing screens our new large format laser printer can output on to tracing paper, film or acetate. Printing at 600dpi we can print up to 841mm wide by virtually any length, providing crisp lines, solid blacks and excellent greyscales with prices starting from under £1.00.
Metro Repro offers a high-quality business card printing service, with prices starting from just £24.00 for fifty cards printed on 400gsm premium board. For added protection, extra sturdiness and a luxurious finish, our business cards are now available with either a matt or gloss lamination at no extra charge. Lamination will also help to keep your cards in tip-top condition for years to come and are sure to create a great first impression.
Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you need any advice or guidance in setting up your files for printing. We are also happy to provide a weekend printing service where possible, to help with deadlines at no extra cost. Please contact us for more information or to arrange this service.
We recognise that students are the clients of tomorrow and that providing a courteous professional service is not only good manners, it’s good business.