Simon Wales

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Sutton becomes one of London’s first Social Enterprise Place boroughs

Sutton has been nationally recognised as a hotspot for social enterprise activity, becoming one of just a handful of Social Enterprise Place areas across the country. Sutton joins just nine other boroughs or town areas in the country – and one of two in London – to gain the status handed down by Social Enterprise […]

Work on track to revamp Sutton Station gateway, as part of major upgrade project

It’s full-steam ahead for works to overhaul the Sutton Station gateway, as part of a major £1.3m upgrade project. The improvements, which are being done in partnership with Transport for London (TfL), Network Rail and Southern Railway, include changes to the station itself such as the installation of an electronic bus countdown, additional cycling facilities […]

Council to buy Wallington office complex as ‘smart’ borough investment

Leasehold will generate up to £575k a year in revenue and support commercial space in Sutton Council looking for new ways to raise revenue due to Government cuts Sutton Council is set to invest in an office complex in order to generate a steady future income for the borough that is significantly higher than bank […]

Going Dementia Friendly: Sutton Libraries add 25 new titles about the condition to each borough branch

Sutton’s libraries have taken a Dementia Friendly step forward, launching a scheme aimed at helping the community cope with the condition. Libraries across the borough will stock 25 titles to improve people’s awareness of dementia in its various forms. Harold and Rita Benjamin, of Sutton, were first in line to borrow titles under the Reading […]