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St Nicholas Church upgraded to Grade 2* Listed building

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 3 October, 2017

One of the first results of the setting up of a heritage Action Zone for Sutton town centre has been the upgrading of St Nicholas Church to grade 2* Listed status. This means that the church is now considered one of the borough’s premier heritage buildings. There is only one Grade 1 Listed Building (the […]

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Where shall we create a community garden in Sutton North?

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

The Mayor of London has announced funding for more tree planting and creating greener spaces in London. Greener City Fund The Mayor wants to make London the first National Park City with a target of making 50 per cent of the city green by 2050. To do this, we want to plant more trees, restore […]

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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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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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Ranfurly Road street parking well on its way

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 13 March, 2017

The first phase of the works to allow pavement parking in Ranfurly Road is now complete.  The works had to be carried out in two phases due to the cost of the scheme which has been spread over two financial years.  Given the constraints of the Council’s budget this was the only way to find […]

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Planning application for new houses on Garden Suburb allotment site

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 11 March, 2017

Residents in the area will recall that a planning application was submitted earlier this year to build houses on the former allotments site in Sutton Garden Suburb, between Greenhill, Woodend, and Aultone Way.  This application was put on hold as it was incorrectly described.  This has now been put right and the application is now […]

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Sign up to Sutton Scene

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 6 March, 2017

The Sutton Scene is the regular e-newsletter for anyone who lives, works, or studies in Sutton. It’s a great way to keep up-to-date with the latest news and updates from Sutton Council – it brings you details of special events happening around our parks, museums, and libraries. It also provides a brief round-up of the […]

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Come along to the Older and Wiser Club

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 8 January, 2017

Regular free coffee mornings every Tuesday for the over 60s at 11am till 1pm at the Sutton Life Centre.     See here for details of current activities.    

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Residents in Ranfurly Road consulted on footway parking

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 14 December, 2016

Residents in Ranfurly Road and adjacent properties are currently being consulted on a scheme to allow partial footway parking in sections of the road.  Sutton Local Committee agreed in September, that if the scheme were supported, funding to enable its implementation would be agreed. We have been trying for some time to find a solution […]

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