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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Local residents take action against dangerous speeding cars

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 5 January, 2018

Residents in Collingwood Road supported by the police and your local  ward councillors were out on the Friday night before Christmas as part of Community Speedwatch. Everyone was trained to use speed detection devices.  During just one hour they identified 21 cars which were exceeding the 20 mph speed limit in Collingwood Road.  The police will […]

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Christmas tree collection

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 24 December, 2017

From Monday 8 January to Saturday 20 January 2018 the Council will be collecting real Christmas trees from the kerbside for composting.  This scheme has now been extended  to all households including flats. Residents are asked to remove all decorations and pots and place trees out for collection by 6am on the same day their general waste […]

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Parking consultation reminder

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

You should have recently received a questionnaire from the Council through your letter box. It’s a two page Parking Consultation and the Council needs to hear your views. More and more people living in our ward are telling us that parking is a major problem. The number of cars in our roads is increasing and the […]

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Next Local Committee next Tuesday

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 30 November, 2017

The next Sutton Local Committee is on Tues 5 Dec at 7pm at the Holy Family Church Hall, The Green, Sutton.  It is attended by local Councillors from the Sutton area, and representatives of community groups.  The public are given a warm welcome, and invited to a public question time.  You do not need to submit […]

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Helping rough sleepers

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 23 November, 2017

There are many  reasons why people sleep out on the streets, and they are complex.  We are fortunate in the borough as we rarely record more than ten rough sleepers at any one time.  The council has a multi-agency approach to addressing rough sleeping involving the police, the council, the NHS and the voluntary sector. The […]

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S3 bus route now to run to Belmont

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 30 October, 2017

From Saturday 28 October 2017 until further notice route S3 will now run the full length of Downs Road to terminate and stand at Belmont rail station. It will continue to serve stops in Downs Road (near Cotswold Road) and the stop in the grounds of Royal Marsden Hospital. This change is due to the development of the London Cancer […]

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Free grit

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 26 October, 2017

Keep your pavement and driveway free of ice this winter.  You can collect 10kg of grit on the weekend of 25/ 26 November from the Kimpton Reuse and Recycling Centre, 9am to 5pm on the Saturday and 9am to 2pm on the Sunday.   Please also collect for elderly neighbours and those who do not have transport.  […]

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Bags of help funding

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 24 October, 2017

We have been asked to make people aware of funding available from Tesco’s Bags of Help scheme for community projects, funded from the 10p charge made for plastic bags. Details are here:  Tesco Bags of Help Funding Information – South London

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Protecting the heritage of the High Street

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 22 October, 2017

Sutton Town Centre is on the verge of significant change. Nearly 50 sites have been identified for redevelopment, which will deliver more than 5,000 new homes, as well as increased retail and commercial space. While this is good news for the future of the town centre, we need to preserve the character of Sutton in the midst of such […]

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Parking issues in Vale, Bushey and neighbouring roads

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

Residents in Vale Road told us of their concerns that the residents of the flats at the Sainsbury’s development would park in their road. As a result we put in place a policy which means that these residents are not eligible for parking permits. However, concern remained about evening and weekend parking, when there are […]

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