Sutton North Lib Dem Councillors

Cllrs Ruth Dombey, Marlene Heron and Steve Penneck working hard for Sutton North all year round Learn more

Down My Street

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 22 January, 2016

As your local Councillors we aim to keep you informed of planning and other issues in your street.  Click here for the latest local Focus neighbourhood issues in our ward.

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By-Pass lighting replacement: lane closures

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 12 July, 2017

Transport for London are planning to replace the lighting on the by-pass between the junctions with Cheam Road and the Rose Hill Roundabout. The works will take place from 10:00 until 16:00 and from 20:00 each night until 05:00 the following morning on Mondays to Fridays between 24 July and 22 December.  They say they may […]

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Sutton By Pass night time closure

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 5 July, 2017

Transport for London have told us they be closing Sutton By Pass between Sutton Common Road and Rosehill roundabout, between 9pm and 5am, from 15 July to 12 August, to enable the road to be resurfaced. Work will be phased so as to maintain local access.  Traffic will be diverted north via Sutton Common Road, Epsom […]

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War memorial at All Saints Benhilton Church has become locally

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 4 July, 2017

The war memorial at Benhilton church has been listed by Historic England at grade II as part of their WW! Commemoration project.  The church has been a grade II listed building for some time.  This listing was supported by Sutton Council. The War Memorial takes the form of a gabled stone cross set on a plinth. […]

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Sutton in Bloom – enter your floral display

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 16 May, 2017

Each year, the Council searches for the top green-fingered enthusiasts that help brighten up our borough. The Sutton in Bloom competition categories include: Best Front Garden Best Community Garden Best Business Frontage Best Allotment Garden Best School Garden The winners will be invited to an awards ceremony this July and the best entries may also […]

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Local Committee date change

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 9 May, 2017

Because of the General Election the date of the Sutton Local Committee has had to be changed. It will now be held on on Thursday, 20th July, 2017, 7.00 pm at Civic Offices, St Nicholas Way, Sutton SM1 1EA.

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Waste collection update

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 2 May, 2017

Over the last four weeks we have been following up urgent cases where residents have had their collections missed or did not receive their new bins.  Clearly the new service did not get off to a good start.  We are sorry about this and are grateful to you all for your patience. We have got […]

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Sutton Green toilet block to become a cafe?

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 2 April, 2017

Ruth, Marlene and Steve have been for some time trying to find an alternative use for the toilet block on Sutton Green, which has been closed for some years.  Simply re-opening it as toilets is not an option, given the costs of maintaining it, especially as at some time in the past it had been […]

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Pizza deliveries – slow down!

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 2 April, 2017

Residents had contacted us about the dangerous driving of some of the Domino’s pizza delivery bikes.  We contacted the police who have discussed with Domino’s local manager. He was already aware of the issue and receptive to what the police were saying. He said he has had to terminate employment with some of his drivers […]

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Sutton town centre becomes a Heritage Action Zone

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 31 March, 2017

Sutton town centre has been chosen as one of the first ten Heritage Action Zones by Historic England, the driving force behind this nationwide initiative.  Sutton joins Appleby, Coventry, Elsecar, Hull, King’s Lynn, Nottingham, Ramsgate, Sunderland and Weston-super-Mare. The town centre is home to notable examples of architecture from the late Victorian era, the 1930s, […]

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Prince Regent ‘Locally listed’

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 31 March, 2017

Sutton Council’s Housing, Economy and Business Committee agreed on 21 March to grant the Prince Regent ‘locally listed’ status. The report considered by Committee noted that the property was originally a row of late 18th or 19th Century cottages. They were of a vernacular design with horizontal timber cladding and sash windows. In the early […]

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