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08 Dec 2023

Coming together in times of tragedy

We are still reeling with shock about the terrible loss of life of a young man, Ilyas Habibi, near Sutton station on Tuesday evening.

06 Dec 2023

Statement from the Leader of the Council responding to the incident in Sutton last night

Statement from the Leader of the Council responding to the incident in Sutton last night.

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04 Dec 2023

Raising awareness of hidden disabilities in Sutton

Sutton Council is proud to announce that it has joined the Hidden Disabilities Sunflower programme, as part of its ambition to create a more inclusive borough for all.

White ribbon day banner with text reading End Men's Violence against women, Saturday 25 November
01 Dec 2023

Changing the story to stop male violence against women and girls

I am a father to three young boys (11, 8 and 5 years old). Like any parent, our children's future development and happiness becomes an integral part of our lives.

Sutton Community Award 2023 nominees on stage at the Cryer Arts, Carshalton
29 Nov 2023

Sutton Community Awards 2023

Last Wednesday, 22 November, we hosted the Sutton Community Awards 2023 at the Cryer Arts, Carshalton.

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27 Nov 2023

Council clamps down on unregulated family home conversions into HMOs and bedsits

Sutton Council has published plans to ensure that in future all new Houses for Multiple Occupation (HMOs) require planning permission before being converted from single family homes.

24 Nov 2023

White Ribbon Day 2023 - Ending gender-based violence

25 November is White Ribbon Day. This date is part of a global movement to end male violence against women and girls that Sutton is taking part in again this year.

24 Nov 2023

Celebrating Sutton’s Heroes

It was a huge joy to take part in Sutton’s Community Awards this week, celebrating our fantastic community groups and volunteers. It was a really uplifting evening, organised by Sutton Council, in partnership with Community Action Sutton, Volunteer Centre Sutton, Sutton Housing Partnership and was sponsored by Everyone Active.

17 Nov 2023

Council invites residents to give their views on Sutton B&Q site planning application

Sutton Council is inviting local residents and businesses to give their views on a major planning application in Sutton Town Centre.

17 Nov 2023

A positive future for young people living in Sutton

Sutton is a great place to grow up. We have outstanding schools, award winning parks, as well as a very busy high street which we are developing to make it more appealing for everyone, including our younger residents.

Blue circle with 'We are a living wage employer' and a yellow and orange circle
10 Nov 2023

Council recognised for paying its staff real Living Wage

Sutton Council was this summer officially recognised as a Living Wage Employer.

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10 Nov 2023

Remembrance Sunday, 12 November 2023

The following Remembrance services will also be taking place in Sutton'