Aug 162018

ST.BARTHOLOMEW’S CHURCH: A “Family Service” will take place at the local church on Sunday 19th August. Please come along and bring the family.

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

COMMUNITY ROAD SAFETY: The Community Road Safety Equipment (speed gun and speed signs) are now back in the village.   They may well be in action any time in the near future! They are operated by a small group of volunteers who feel passionately about traffic speeding through the village, presenting a hazard to themselves as well as other road users.

Please reduce your speed when passing through the village.

COFFEE MORNING: You are invited to visit our new coffee morning that takes place in the Village Hall on a Sunday morning.   The next one is scheduled for Sunday 26th August from 10:00am to 12:00noon. Tea or coffee £1 per mug / slice of cake £1.   All proceeds from the event will go to Sutton Village Hall funds.Please come and join us.

CRICKET MATCH: The annual cricket match between the White Horse and Ye Olde Bell will take place on Sunday 19th August at Barnby Moor playing field, starting at 3:00pm.  Weather permitting, bring a picnic and make it a family day out!

MEET THE NEIGHBOURS: Please note that as in previous years there is no meeting of the Neighbours group in August. For further details of the neighbours group please contact organiser Joan Reiter on 07990 702 445.

SUTTON GARDENING CLUB: Please note there is no meeting of the club in August, but they will meet in September, when the group will be having an “Away Day” which consists of a visit to a local garden centre / nursery. Further details to follow.

PARISH COUNCIL: The Council met on Wednesday 8th August as scheduled and a report will follow.

SUTTON ART GROUP: Details of the Art group and its activities are available from Joan Reiter on 07990 702 445.

NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH: There was no official meeting of the group in August but a few committee members gathered for an informal chat on the day.


YOUTH CLUB: The Youth Club continues to meet on a Tuesday night from 7:30 to 8:30 in the Village Hall and new members are welcome.

KEEP FIT CLASSES: Keep fit classes continue in the Village Hall every Thursday evening from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. All fitness levels welcome! Further details available on 07549 244 379.

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: or call (01777) 707 153 or 07929 352 753.

MEET THE NEIGHBOURS: The group continue to meet at the Gate Inn on the second Wednesday of each month for a communal lunch. Further details about the group and its activities are available from group leader Joan Reiter on (01777) 702 137.

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:

New members always welcome.

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:

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 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 Lucy Campion – Mobile: 07525 989 445

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 or email:

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.