Statement

Alan Salter has resigned from the Council following financial allegations made against him.  He is seeking legal advice on the allegations made.

Alan has been a member of the Council for Carshalton Central since 2010.

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Ruth Dombey, Leader of Sutton Council, is awarded OBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Ruth Dombey, Liberal Democrat Leader of Sutton Council, has been awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to Local Government and London in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.

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Sutton Council pays tribute to the borough’s carers

The high value that Sutton places on its thousands of unpaid carers has been highlighted during this year’s National Carers’ Week.

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Weekly food collection and more recycling for Sutton as part of proposed new service

Sutton households could have a new weekly food waste collection along with almost double the amount of recycling capacity if plans to outsource services are approved by four boroughs in the South London Waste Partnership.

 

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The volunteers who contribute to Sutton’s community life

More than 50,000 people in Sutton - a quarter of the borough’s population - undertake some voluntary work each year.  And more of Sutton’s young people than ever before are turning to volunteering, both to give something back to the community and to learn new skills and to gain practical experience they need to help secure a job.

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Sutton Council urges parents to vaccinate their children

Liberal Democrat Sutton Council is urging residents to ensure that they or their children have been vaccinated against measles.

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Sutton expands dementia care service after improved quality of care and support for families and carers

Sutton’s specialist dementia nursing service has been expanded after it was found to improve care for people with dementia and provide increased support for carers.

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Sutton’s new Mayor names his chosen charities

Cllr Richard Clifton has been appointed the new Mayor of Sutton.

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Clean Streets Sutton makes good progress

Over 100 businesses and organisations have signed up to Sutton Council’s Clean Streets Sutton business pledge in just two months.

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Lib Dem Sutton the first UK borough to run mental health awareness scheme for pubs and clubs

Eighteen pubs and clubs around Sutton have signed up to an innovative project to promote mental health awareness among their staff.

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