Oct 242018

ST.BARTHOLOMEW’S CHURCH: “Holy Communion” will take place at St Bartholomew’s church on Sunday 14th October.

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

FOCUS ON SUTTON: County and District Councillor for Sutton Ward Tracey Taylor opening the new kitchen at the Village Hall. The Village Hall has been awarded a grant in the region of £9,000 to completely refurbish the kitchen, including a replacement floor and new stainless-steel appliances. The grant will also be used to provide new seating.

The grant has been obtained from the National Lottery Awards for All Fund. Local councillor Taylor has been an avid supporter of the happenings in the rural communities since her election, especially here in Sutton and with her husband Simon and occasionally family members attends events held in the village whenever possible throughout the year.

SUTTON SPOTLIGHT: The local information sheet should have been delivered around the village during last week-end, if for any reason you have not received a copy, a few spare copies are usually available at the Village Hall; collect one when you visit the Post Office. The magazine is funded by the Parish Council but is edited produced and distributed by volunteers.

MEET THE NEIGHBOURS: Will diners please note that the date of the next meeting in Sutton Village Hall is now Wednesday 24th October and not 17th October as previously notified. The starting time and other details remain the same. For further details of the neighbour’s group, or to book a meal please contact organiser Joan Reiter on 01777 818 492.

SUTTON PARISH COUNCIL: The Parish Council met on Wednesday 10th October in the Village Hall at the usual time of 7:00pm.

SUTTON GARDENING CLUB: The group met as scheduled on Tuesday evening 2nd October in Barnby Moor village hall with twenty plus members present. The guest speaker for the evening was Dr Patrick Harding, a well -known Botanist and wild life expert and conservationist. Club chair-person Jenny Bailey was on hand to welcome members old and new to the event and after the giving out of the official notices, was pleased to welcome Dr Patrick to the floor. The speaker addressed the meeting for an hour and a half, accompanied by a power point type presentation and all done without the use of notes or reference books, by a man who certainly knows his subject or subjects. Dr Harding has been giving illustrated talks for over 35 years to various groups including gardening clubs, probus clubs and women’s institutes to name but a few. An author of eight books the speaker has also featured in various radio and television broadcasts over the years. The local group have had many good speakers on various subjects in the past but with a great sense of humour thrown this has been one of the better ones in recent times and enjoyed by those present.

QUIZ NIGHT: The quiz continues to take place in the Village Hall every Sunday night, £1.00 entry per person which is paid back as prize money! The bigger the crowd – the bigger the prize! New contestants always welcome.   8:00pm start and bar open.

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


YOUTH CLUB: The Youth Club continue to meet on a Tuesday night from 7:00 to 8:30 in the Village Hall (except for the first Tuesday in the month). New members are always 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: Lesley.parks@hotmail.co.uk 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: gardeningclub@suttoncumlound.net

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 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 3467 Gareth Mitchell  – Mobile: 07976 173 926, email: garethmitchell@nottinghamshire.pnn.police.uk

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 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.