Jul 232019

ST BARTHOLOMEWS’ CHURCH: On Sunday 21st July, “A Family Service” will take place. The service will start at the usual time of 9:15am and everyone is welcome. Please come along and bring the family!

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

SUTTON WARD: District Councillor for the Ward Rob Boeuf held his surgery at Sutton Village Hall on Wednesday evening, 10th July, from 6:00pm to 7:00pm. Constituents can either turn up on the evening or telephone for an appointment. The surgeries will be held on a monthly basis, with a different ward venue each time. Dates and times will be notified in due course.

Your District Councilor Rob Boeuf can be contacted at any reasonable time on (01777) 700 204 or via email to rob.boeuf.cllr@suttonward.uk

TINKER LANE UPDATE: Restoration To Begin. We learnt today that iGas have informed NCC that they are about to move into the restoration phase at Tinker Lane. Images of the restoration will be provided throughout the programme of works.

PARISH LUNCHES: Please note that the Parish Lunch for July will take place on Friday 19th at the Gate Inn at 12:00noon. You are invited to join us for good food and conversation. NB: a small contribution is made to the current building fund after each lunch session.

Details of the lunches which occur approximately every six weeks are available from Church Warden Janet Webb on (01777) 818 682 or Lay reader Joan Herrington on (01302) 742562, or please just call in to the venue on the date announced.

SUTTON-CUM-LOUND C OF E SCHOOL: The local school will be holding their School Summer Fair on Sunday 21st July 2019 from 11:00am to 3:00pm. Villagers, parents and friends are invited to join them. A great variety of stalls and crafts will be available on the day, Including a selection of food outlets, refreshments, prosecco and beer, inflatables, raffles and lots more! A special dance performance from De Burnays Dance Centre.

Any queries please contact the organisers at suttonptfa@gmail.com. Please come along and support the local school, your children and Grand children. Great fun for all, a day not to be missed!

ROAD WORKS: Please be aware that roadworks are planned for Lound Low Road commencing on Monday 22nd July to Wednesday 24th July. This is likely to cause all sorts of possible delays and obstructions due to road closures.

NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH: The next meeting of the group is scheduled for Wednesday 31st July 2019 at the usual time of 2:30pm. Register with the Neighbourhood Watch Association by simply sending an email to nwa@suttoncumlound.net

GARDENING CLUB: Please note that there is no meeting of the club for the month of August at Barnby Moor village hall   On the due date the club will be having an “away day” for which an outing to Harlow Car has been arranged. The trip to Harlow Carr-a 29 seater coach has now been booked and confirmed for Tuesday 6th August 2019, and Harlow Carr’s meet and greet team know to expect us on that day. 15 members have said they will come definitely with a possible 23 members wishing to attend (hence the size of coach booked). There is no cost to members for this trip (apart from your own foods/refreshments on the day). There is a Betty’s café on site and gift shops in addition to the gardens.

Please can you confirm to the chair Jenny Bailey whether you will be going on the trip. The coach will leave Kettlewells at 9:00am sharp on 6th August. There is car parking on site so please ensure you arrive at 8:45am. The address for parking is: Grove Street Retford DN22 6LA. Those in need of a lift / car-share please let the chair know ASAP.

Further information about the club and its activities available from Elaine Hauser on 07969 254 920. Members old and new always welcome.

MEET THE NEIGHBOURS: The neighbours group met on Wednesday 17th July Joan Reiter and her team were on hand to welcome diners to the event. Further details to follow.

SUTTON AND BARNBY MOOR W.I.: When the ladies of the local Women’s Institute held their meeting at 7:15pm on Wednesday 17th July 2019 in Sutton Village Hall, the speaker was Steve Short who told the membership the story of Jasper Maskelyne, the War Magician. A report will follow when to hand.

MOBILE LIBRARY VAN:  The library van visited the village on Monday 15th July 2019 stopping at the usual places.

CHURCH SERVICE: On Sunday 14th July (4th Sunday after Tritnity) “Holy Communion” was held at St. Bartholomew’s Church at 9:15am. The celebrant on this occasion was the Revd. Dick Lewis. Readings on the day were carried out by Monica Hockenhull and Joan Herrington. Intercessions: Dylan Boddy. Organist: Geof Webb.

PARISH COUNCIL: Sutton Parish Council met in the village hall on Wednesday 17th July as scheduled with councillor Paula Graham in the chair. Six councillors present on the night with apologies tendered from those unable to attend. County Councillor Tracey Taylor and District Councillor Rob Boeuf were present on the night for help and advice if required. Clerk to the council Nigel Johnson was on hand to record the event along with three members of the public in attendance.

Various issues were discussed during the evening including: Planning x2, Fencing on Lound Low Road, damaged wall on Town street near bus shelter / Portland place green, referred back to Notts County Council. Other items mentioned were large vehicles of excessive weight limits passing through the village, finances and correspondence.

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.


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.

DISTRICT COUNCILLOR FOR SUTTON WARD: Your District Councillor for Sutton Ward, Rob Boeuf, can be contacted at any reasonable time on (01777) 700 204, or via email: rob.boeuf.cllr@suttonward.uk

COUNTY COUNCILLOR: If you have any issues or concerns then your County Councillor Mrs Tracey Taylor can be contacted at any reasonable time on 07770 847 086, or office number: (0115) 804 3177.

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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