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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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Inauguration of art work on the High Street

22 Jun 2017

The Rolling Stones, HG Wells, Joan Armatrading, Quentin Crisp and Katie Melua are the stars of a new piece of artwork designed to brighten up a section of Sutton’s High Street. The artwork on the wall of Tim’s Cafe is a result of a partnership between Sutton Council, as part of the Opportunity Sutton team’s […]

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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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Market Place Sutton works update – April 2017

11 Apr 2017

The renovation of the upper facades are now finally completed – and what a difference it has made. The shop fronts too are well underway. They will be completed by the end of the April 2017. There was a bit of an urgency in planting the trees- the planting season ended in the middle of […]

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Sutton Council wins award for Best Programme of Support for Small Businesses

10 Apr 2017

The pivotal role played by London boroughs in supporting and promoting the capital’s small businesses was highlighted at the Small Business Friendly Borough Awards. Now in its fourth year, the Small Business Friendly Borough Awards is run by London Councils, which represents the 32 boroughs and the City of London, and the London region of […]

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Market Place Sutton works update – March 2017

15 Mar 2017

1. Uppers: a. The work to the uppers is continuing. Minor repair works have been completed (e.g. uprooting of a tree growing out of the building) and the paint work are faintly visible through the mesh and the side of KFC. b. The scaffolding will start to come down from 26th March and will completely […]

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National Apprenticeship Week: Lauren

10 Mar 2017

Reposted from: https://www.orchardhill.ac.uk/about/news/national-apprenticeship-week/ This week marks the celebration of the tenth annual National Apprenticeship Week. It will highlight the success of Apprenticeships over the last decade, celebrating the positive impact on individuals, businesses and the economy. Lauren is just one of Orchard Hill College’s examples of what a positive impact an Apprenticeship course can have: […]

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National Apprenticeship Week

7 Mar 2017

The 6th to 10th March 2017 marks the tenth anniversary of National Apprenticeship Week. The campaign is co-ordinated by the National Apprenticeship Service and is designed to celebrate the positive impact Apprenticeships and Traineeships have on individuals, businesses, and the economy of the UK. Many events will be taking place across the country which will bring employers, […]

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Beddington travel and transport survey – have your say!

20 Feb 2017

Complete the Beddington travel and transport survey by March the 13th, to have your say on the improvements proposed to Hilliers Lane and Beddington Lane. By taking part in this survey not only will you get the opportunity to voice your opinion, you will also be entered into our draw to win £100 Love2shop High […]

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