Air Quality Action Plan Consultation

11 Dec 2018

On December 6th The London Borough of Sutton launched its draft revised Air Quality Action Plan. This has been prepared to update the existing plan which dates from 2013 and includes a number of measures aimed at improving air quality across the borough which has been declared an Air Quality Management Area.  The action plan is a requirement under Section 84 (2) of the […]

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“Like Worcester Park” Business Improvement District Ballot

15 Nov 2018

Businesses at Worcester Park have a unique opportunity to set up a Business Improvement District (BID) that could see over £200,000 invested in the area over the next five years. The Worcester Park BID area covers 180 businesses with a combined rate-able value of £3 million. The vote to establish a BID for Worcester Park […]

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Cleaner Heat Cashback

18 Oct 2018

The Mayor of London has recently launched a Cleaner Heat Cashback  scheme for SMEs looking to replace their boilers. The scheme is the first of its kind in the UK and will provided between 30 to 40 percent cashback to SMEs when they replace older, more polluting boilers with new, cleaner systems. The scheme is operating […]

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Small Business Saturday 2017

24 Nov 2017

Small Business Saturday UK is a grassroots, non-commercial campaign, which highlights small business success and encourages consumers to ‘shop local’ and support small businesses in their communities. The day itself takes place on the first Saturday in December each year, but the campaign aims to have a lasting impact on small businesses. In 2017 Small […]

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Social Saturday 2017

10 Jul 2017

Social Saturday is an annual campaign which inspires consumers to buy from social enterprises, businesses that put people and planet first. It is led by the national body for social enterprises, Social Enterprise UK (SEUK) and is supported by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. Social Saturday is a chance for social enterprises to […]

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London & Partners’ Business Growth Programme

6 Jul 2017

London & Partners’ Business Growth Programme offers impartial business advice and support to businesses based in London with fewer than 250 employees and turnover of less than £40m looking to grow across London and the outer boroughs. The London and Partners’ Business Growth Programme provides free business support to ensure that SMEs in the Life […]

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GLA Good Growth Fund

The Good Growth Fund is Mayor Sadiq Khan’s new £70 million regeneration programme to support growth and community development in London. Working with the London Economic Action Partnership (LEAP), the fund will support projects that are: inclusive, innovative and which demonstrate an outstanding approach to challenges faced across London. Applications are now open to public, private and third sectors organisations (including London boroughs, […]

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Premier League Works Employability Programme

5 Jul 2017

Palace for Life Foundation will be running their flagship Premier League Works Employability Programme from the 10th July 2017 – 30th August 2017.  Sessions will run on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 10am – 3pm at Sutton United FC’s Borough Sports Ground, SM1 (Mondays & Tuesdays) and at the Samuel Coleridge Taylor Centre (Wednesdays) for 8 […]

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Beddington gets moving

23 Jun 2017

Join us and tell us what you think about the Beddington North TfL Major Scheme   WHEN AND WHERE Drop-in anytime 11am to 4pm Tuesday 27 June and Saturday 15 July 2017 Asda Wallington, Marlowe Way, Croydon CR0 4XS   The event is free   CAN’T ATTEND? If you have any questions or want to […]

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Market Place Sutton works update – May 2017

19 May 2017

Over the past several years, the northern end of the High Street had not been performing well; the public space and buildings had a tired appearance; shop signs were often incongruous; a high rate of vacant units added to an air of neglect, drawing the high street into a vicious cycle where under-investment led to lower […]

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