New Tory MP betrays St Helier

Liberal Democrat councillors and campaigners in Sutton have reacted angrily to the news that St Helier hospital will lose its maternity and A&E units - and have condemned the new Conservative MP for Carshalton & Wallington for supporting the plans. The proposals were unveiled today by NHS bosses, following a consultation which began earlier this year.

Read more

New service starts to support Sutton's victims of domestic abuse

Sutton Council has made significant changes to it’s domestic abuse services in the face of the Coronavirus pandemic. We are proud to confirm that from 1st July, Sutton Council will be able to provide face-to-face appointments to support victims of domestic abuse every Wednesday morning at Sutton Baptist Church, 21 Cheam Road, Sutton, SM1 1SN.

Read more

Tory MP’s ‘Go Sutton’ response to FOI confirms that they just did not do any work

A recent response on the ‘Go Sutton Bus’ from the Tory MP for Carshalton and Wallington has confirmed that the Sutton Conservatives just did not do any work on this issue.  

Read more

Lib Dems unveil a brand new permanent pride crossing in Sutton

Yesterday, Lib Dem-run Sutton Council unveiled a brand new, permanent pride crossing in the town centre. The crossing, painted between Sutton's Civic Offices and the town centre serve as a key reminder that both Sutton Council and our town are open, inclusive and welcoming.

Read more

Support needed to protect local workers and prevent redundancies, Lib Dems warn

The Liberal Democrats are urging the Government to extend furlough support until it is safe to do so and bring forward bespoke packages of support for key sectors, such as hospitality, or face local unemployment.

Read more

Parking Consultation Update

Sutton Council have been consulting residents across the borough about parking. Residents in “Geographical Area Two” of the parking strategy (parts of Carshalton, Carshalton Beeches, Cheam and Belmont) have recently been consulted about what parking solutions they want in their area.

Read more

REVEALED: Carshalton & Wallington MP never wrote to TfL over bus service he claimed ‘to have saved’

Last week saw Conservative MP Elliot Colburn claiming to champion the Go Sutton bus service- but a Freedom of Information request has revealed he’s never written to TfL or met with TfL officials on the matter.

Read more

Happy Pride Month from Sutton Liberal Democrats

The Sutton Liberal Democrats wish every member of the LGBTQ Community a happy Pride Month! In the midst of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, it may be hard to find ways to celebrate together but that does not make the month any less important.

Read more

“Stop kids going hungry this summer”, local councillors urge Sutton’s Tory MPs

Local councillors have warned the borough’s Tory MPs that up to 4,600 children across Sutton could go hungry if ministers do not reverse their decision to end a vital voucher scheme. A petition for local residents has also been launched.

Read more

Council partners with ViaVan to support vulnerable residents

Sutton Council and ViaVan, who recently partnered to bring you the on-demand bus service GoSutton, have once again come together in the face of the Covid-19 crisis to supply emergency food and supplies to more than 1,000 vulnerable residents across the borough.

Read more

Sign in with Facebook, Twitter or Email.