Dec 052019

ST. BARTHOLOMEW’S CHURCH: The service on Sunday 8th December (the second Sunday of Advent) is a sung Eucharist. The service starts at the usual time of 9:15am and everyone is welcome.

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

SUTTON WARD SURGERY: Your District Councillor Rob Boeuf will hold his next surgery at Barnby Moor village hall on Tuesday 10th December from 6:00pm.  Your councillor can be contacted at any reasonable time on (01777) 700 204 or via email:

PARISH LUNCHES: The next Parish Lunch (Christmas Lunch) will be held at the local hostelry on Tuesday 10th December at the usual time of 12:00noon.

MEET THE NEIGHBOURS: The next MTN will be held on Friday 13th December at 5:00pm in Sutton Village Hall when we will be celebrating Xmas together. There will be a buffet followed by music and carols with a brass band. This is always provides a festive start to the season and everyone is welcome to join us. To book a place call Joan on (01777) 818 492.

PARISH COUNCIL MEETING:  The meeting of the Parish Council took place on Wednesday 4th December in the Village Hall, (a week earlier than usual, in order to avoid prior engagements in run the up to the Christmas). A report will follow when to hand.

GARDENING CLUB: Members attending the December meeting of the gardening club, held on Tuesday 3rd December were looking forward to making a Christmas flower arrangement when the group met at Barnby Moor village hall. Details to follow! Further details about the club and its activities please contact Jenny Bailey on (01777) 708 155. New members and visitors are always welcom.

MOBILE LIBRARY VAN: The library van visited the village on Monday December 2nd, stopping at all the usual places.

CHURCH SERVICE: On Sunday 1st December the service at St Bartholomew’s Church was a service of “Lessons and Carols”. This was conducted on this occasion by Worship Leader Janet Webb. Organist: Geof Webb. The season of Advent began as the gathering celebrated Advent Sunday, a fitting start to the festive season.

SUTTON AND BARNBY MOOR W.I.: The ladies met on Wednesday 20th November in Sutton Village Hall at the usual time of 7:15pm. The guest speaker/demonstrator was Karen Kaye was on hand to show the ladies how to gift wrap presents the easy way. The ladies were delighted to learn the tricks of the trade and those receiving gifts during and after the festive season will be impressed by the wrapping of them as well the gifts inside. Well done girls!

For further details about the W I please contact Secretary Fiona Padgin on (01777) 703 532.

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. Following the quiz “Play your cards right” – Cash Prize! Can you beat the local teams? Come along and try. 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:

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:

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 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:

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.

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