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Road safety improvements get underway

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 5 August, 2019

The works will include: Work will shortly begin on road safety improvements in Collingwood Road and Anton Crescent, following the consultation with residents earlier this year.  The works are planned to begin in the week commencing Monday 12 August 2018.  It is expected that most of the works around Westbourne School will be completed before […]

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Prince Regent appeal against planning refusal rejected

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 15 July, 2019

The Planning inspector has agreed with Sutton Council and rejected an appeal by Mizen properties for a proposal for a six-storey block of flats. The planning inspector had identified four key issues: His view was that the large elevation would have an unacceptably negative effect on the street scene, in this prominent position. It is […]

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Sutton Green Community Fayre next Sunday 7 July

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 29 June, 2019

The Friends of Sutton Green present the Sutton Green Community Fayre on Sunday 7 July from 12 noon to 4pm  on Sutton Green Maypole dancing, gym and dance displays Bouncy castle, stalls and games for the kids Display of classic cars Free entry – all proceeds to the Mayor’s charities and to the Friends Come […]

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What to do in an emergency

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 25 June, 2019

Have you thought what you might need to do in the event of a local emergency, such as a fire or a local flood? Sutton Council has published detailed guidance on its website, which is summarised here.

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Public drop in event for new school

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 18 June, 2019

Wates Construction Ltd is holding a public consultation evening for residents to receive information from the applicant & consultant team and ask questions about the new planning application. This will be on Tuesday 02 July 2019 from 17:00 to 20:00 in the Briefing Room, Sutton Sports Village, Rosehill Park. A planning application has now been […]

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Prince Regent appeal hearing

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 11 June, 2019

In April last year Sutton Council turned down a planning application for a five-storey development of 30 flats on the Prince Regent site. The main reasons for refusal were the lack of affordable housing and the harm that the layout and design would cause to the surrounding area. The developer has appealed against this decision. […]

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Next Local Committee on Thursday 6 June

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 4 June, 2019

The next Local Committee will be on Thursday 6 June at 7pm at the Holy Family Church Hall, Sorrento Road.  Cllr Ali Mirhashem from Sutton Central is taking over as the committee chair as Marlene steps back to support him as vice chair.  You can see the agenda and papers here. Apart from an update […]

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New on-demand bus service starts in Sutton

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 29 May, 2019

Transport for London has just launched a 12 month trial of an on-demand bus service in Sutton. The service, called GoSutton, is running in collaboration with ViaVan and Go-Ahead London.   GoSutton will run flexibly in response to local demand, meaning you can be picked up and dropped off within 200 metres of your requested destination. It […]

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Extra protection for Sutton Green and Rosehill Park

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 29 March, 2019

All open spaces are being considered for additional protection against occupation by travellers.  Following a rise in unauthorised encampments on Council land last year, and the gaining of an injunction to provide further powers to the Council, there will be a programme of protective works to parks.   These include extra safeguarding for Chaucer Gardens and […]

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New school at Rosehill

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 26 March, 2019

Residents will have seen the feasibility work being carried out on the park.  Details were posted on our website last month. Wates (who have been contracted by the Education and Skills Funding Agency to design and build the school) have been having pre-application discussions with the planning department.  This is a service that all Councils […]

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