Apr 052019

ST BARTHOLOMEWS’ CHURCH: The next service on Sunday 7th April will be “Songs of Praise” and will begin at the usual time of 9:15am.

Churchyard update: Please note grass cutting will start in the next couple of weeks in the new churchyard which the church has the responsibility for maintaining. Any Christmas wreaths on graves will need to be cleared in preparation for this. If you attend a grave in the churchyard please can you help us by removing any old wreaths/plants. Please note that we don’t have any waste facilities so please can you take them home with you to dispose of. Thank you!

You can find more information about the church on the Sutton website here, and it also has its own facebook page here.

SUTTON ART GROUP: Sutton Art Group is exhibiting at the Hub in Cannon Square, Retford from 6th April to 30th April; entry is free. Opening times are Saturday 10:00am to 4:00pm (Tues closed from 1:00pm).  Please pop in when you are next in town.

The Group is also organizing two ‘art’ trips; if you are interested please email ag@siewndavid.plus.com to receive further details.

  • The first is to Liverpool’s Walker Gallery on Saturday 20th July 2019. The cost is £15.00 per person.
  • The second is to the Staithes Art Festival on Saturday 7th September 2019 at £15.00 per person.

Further details of the group and its activities are available from group leader Joan Reiter on (01777) 818 492.

SUTTON PARISH COUNCIL: The council will hold its monthly meeting in the Village Hall on Wednesday 10th April 2019 at the usual starting time of 7:00pm. You are invited to join them.

MEET THE NEIGHBOURS: The next meeting of the neighbours group will take place on Wednesday 17th April at the usual time of 1:00pm in the Village Hall. Please let organizer Joan Reiter know if you will be attending the event on (01777) 818 492.

GARDENING CLUB: The gardening club met on Tuesday 2nd April at Barnby Moor village hall as scheduled. This was the occasion of the groups AGM and a report will follow when to hand. Further information about the club and its activities available from Elaine Hauser on 07969 254 920. Members old and new always welcome.

CHURCH SERVICE: On Sunday 31st of March (fourth Sunday in Lent) we gave thanks for our Mothers in a special service for Mothering Sunday. The school choir was on hand to sing and there was flowers and cakes for all the Mums. The service started at 9:15 am and everybody received a warm welcome.

NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH: The meeting of the committee of the local neighbourhood watch group took place on Wednesday 27th March at the usual time of 2:30pm. Details to follow.

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 6:00pm to 7:00pm in the Village Hall (except for the first Tuesday in the month). New members are always welcome.

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.

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