Sep 142018

ST.BARTHOLOMEW’S CHURCH: At the local church on Sunday 9th September ,“Holy Communion” will take place.

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

MEET THE NEIGHBOURS: MEET THE NEIGHBOURS: The next meeting of the neighbour’s group is on Wednesday 19th September in Sutton Village Hall at the usual time of 1:15pm. For further details of the neighbours group, or to book a meal please contact organiser Joan Reiter on (01777) 818 492 … please note Joan’s new landline number.

DANESHILL LAKES: The friends of Daneshill Lakes will be holding their fifth annual open day at Daneshill Lakes local Nature Reserve at Torworth, north of Retford on Sunday 23rd September from 11:00am to 3:00pm. There will be a number of free wildlife activities, including a Moth display, Angling demonstration, Nature walks, Sailing and children’s fun things to do! Tombola and light refreshments will be available by the side of the main lake. Daneshill Lakes and Local Nature Reserve is situated on Daneshill Road off the A638 Retford to Bawtry Road (follow the brown signs). Free car parking and toilets are available. Further details are available from Lesley Noar at or telephone (01777) 818 362  or see

SUTTON GARDENING CLUB: The club met on Tuesday 4th September at 11:00am at Walkers Nurseries, Blaxton, near Finningley where Graham Bodle had organised a conducted tour of the garden centre. Further details to follow.

SUTTON ART GROUP: Details of the Art group and its activities are available from Joan Reiter on 07990 702 445 or (01777) 818 492.

NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH: The next meeting of the local associations members will take place in September. Date and times to be announced.


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 Sutton Village Hall 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.