Jun 302017

ST.BARTHOLOMEW’S CHURCH: At the local church on Sunday 2nd July, “Morning Prayer will take place .

The service starts at 9:30am and everyone is welcome.

TABLE TOP AND CAR BOOT SALE: The next sale will take place on Sunday 2nd July at the usual starting time of 10:00am (9:00am for sellers). Cost is £5.00 per pitch – limited indoor tables Refreshments available.

To book a pitch call 07970 052 055 or email boot coordinator Judi Walters at Judi104.carbooters@gmail.com.   Don’t delay – do it today!

GARDENING CLUB: When the club meet on Tuesday 4th July, visiting speaker Steve Lovell will demonstrate to members the art of pruning trees, shrubs and climbers etc. Further details of the club and its activities available from Elaine Hauser on (01777) 705 274.

GREAT SUTTON SHOW: This event is scheduled to take place on Sunday 16th July and the organisers have vacancies for a few moor stalls!

GATE INN: After a very successful Comedy Night at the local hostelry, another event of a similar nature has been arranged and will take place on Friday 11th August.

Back at the venue by public demand is the band who were very highly rated on the last visit, The Manipulators make a welcome return on Friday 14th July. Book your place now!

VINTAGE TEA PARTY: The vintage tea party took place in the Village Hall on Saturday 17th June from 1:30pm to 4:30pm.  A bigger turn out than usual this time as villagers and friends met for an enjoyable  afternoon tea. A selectin of teas to choose from, amongst the most popular being, Assam, Earl Grey, Darjeeling, as well as various fruit teas on offer on the day. A lovely display of cakes on tiered stands to bring back memories of a bygone era.

Another tea party has been arranged by popular request (details to be announced) when you are invited to come along and join your friends and neighbours for a refreshing brew of your very own choosing. An event not to be missed.

NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH: The local association held their monthly meeting on Wednesday 28th june at the usual time of 2:30pm.and a report will follow.


KEEP FIT CLASSES: Keep fit classes continue in the Village Hall every Saturday morning between 9:00am and 9:45am.   Come along and join them, you may lose a few pounds.

MEET THE NEIGHBOURS: Meet the Neighbours continues to meet at The Gate Inn at 1:00pm on the second Wednesday of the month. The format is unchanged – cooked mains, a small sweet course with coffee and tea, all for £6.00. There is a really entertaining raffle (2 tickets for a £1) and usually a quiz – please take a pen. All in all, it’s a great fun occasion.

Attendance for the first 6 months of 2017 has been over 43 per visit, which has resulted in a real buzz in the restaurant.

Come along and Meet the Neighbours!

KEEP FIT CLASSES: Keep fit classes continue in the Village Hall every Saturday morning between 9:00am and 9:45am.   Come along and join them, you may lose a few pounds.

GATE INN COFFEE MORNING: Coffee Morning at the Gate Inn is on Thursdays, from 9:00am until 12:00noon. Coffee and cake £3.50. Refills available. Further details available from the Gate inn on (01777) 709 408.

COMPUTER CLUB: Computer sessions continue at the Village Hall on Mondays from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at a cost of £5.00 person. Reserve a place by emailing: Lesley.parks@hotmail.co.uk or call (01777) 707 153 or 07929 352 753.


SUTTON APRIL CLUB: The April club continue to meet every two weeks in the village and full details are available from Group Leader and organiser Carole Head on (01777) 705 077.

GARDENING CLUB: Details relating to the club and its activities available from Elaine Hauser on (01777) 705 274 or mobile 07969 254 920 or email: gardeningclub@suttoncumlound.net

New members always welcome.

NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH ASSOCIATION: Residents requiring help or advice can source this through the usual channels.

Sutton’s Neighbourhood Watch Association has 247 residences on its books, which considering that the village only has a total of 319 properties is quite an achievement. If you would like to join please contact Chairman Frank Bradley on 01777 705 060 or email nwa@suttoncumlound.net

Remember, it’s free to join and you may be eligible for a discount when renewing your home insurance.

SUTTON ART GROUP: The group meet every Friday morning in the Village Hall and will continue throughout the season. Further details of the group and their activities are available from either:



SUTTON AND BARNBY MOOR WI: Sutton and Barnby Moor W.I. meet on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at Sutton Village Hall at 7:15pm. Members old and new always welcome.

COUNTY COUNCILLOR: If you have any issues or concerns then your County Councillor Mrs Tracey Taylor can be contacted at any reasonable time on (01777) 816 781 or mobile 07771 629 380.

DISTRICT COUNCILLOR: Tracey Taylor, District Councillor for Sutton Ward can be contacted at any reasonable time on 01777 816 781 or mobile 07771 629 380.

PARISH COUNCIL: The Parish Council normally meet on the second Wednesday of each month at 7:00pm in the Village Hall. There is a public participation period and all residents are welcome to attend. For further information please contact the Clerk at clerk@suttoncumlound.net or call the Sutton Central number: 07092 985 871.

POLICE: The local Beat Team for the BERL beat ( Bassetlaw East Ranskill / Lound) are as follows:

PC 3258 Jason Fellows  – Telephone: 101 ext. 8077 364, Mobile: 07525 226 893

For help and advice in the first instance please contact:

PCSO Claire Walker – Mobile: 07525 226 626

VILLAGE HALL BOOKINGS: Enquiries with regard to the booking of the Village Hall should be made by contacting 07092 985 831. Anyone making enquiries please note that the number is not manned on a permanent basis, but calls are re-routed to one of three points for their attention and will be dealt with as soon as possible. Please be patient and your enquiry will be dealt with. Thanks for your cooperation.

The Village Hall web site is available at www.suttonvillagehall.net or email: bookings@suttonvillagehall.net.

POSTAL SERVICES: The Post office operates in the Village Hall on Tuesdays and Wednesdays of each week.

Opening times are as follows:

  • Tuesdays from 11:30am to  2:00pm
  • Wednesdays from: 9:00am to 12:00 noon

The local office can supply residents with: Pensions, Foreign Currency, Travel Insurance, Car insurance, investments and Savings.