Mayor of London calls on PM to outlaw “off rolling ” of school pupils

The Mayor of London and Police and Crime Commissioners across the country have jointly called on the Prime Minister to outlaw ‘off-rolling’, which sees pupils disappear from school registers without having been formally excluded. Growing evidence shows that the most vulnerable children in society are more likely to be either permanently excluded from school or […]

Council sends strong opposition response to proposed Heathrow expansion

Sutton Council has responded to Heathrow Airport Limited’s consultation on changes to existing airspace and future runway operations. The proposed future expansion to a third runway, and proposals for increased flights to maximise use of the existing two runways, will mean potentially more air traffic flying over the borough, some of which may be at […]

Borough’s Women Mean Business Awards launched – nominate now!

Sutton Women Mean Business Awards in association with Willmott Dixon launched on International Women’s Day (Friday, 8th March 2019) with the unveiling of a unique commemorative portrait exhibition. Over tea, cakes and prosecco at Sutton Point more than 80 guests heard inspirational speeches from business, political and community leaders – including top local entrepreneur Susie Ma […]

MP Tom visits Carshalton Boys Sports College

Carshalton and Wallington MP Tom Brake visited Carshalton Boys Sports College Directions and Destinations Day last Friday to discuss his experience as a Member of Parliament, as well as other political career options. The annual event enables students in year 8, 9, 10 and 12 to meet with representatives from different organisations and consider their future […]

Emma Rice announced as Nora chance in Richmond Theatre run of wise children

Wise Children today announce that Artistic Director, Emma Rice will be stepping into the role of Nora Chance in the critically acclaimed West End production of WISE CHILDREN direct from The Old Vic. Rice will be taking over the role from Etta Murfitt, for all performances at Richmond Theatre from Tue 26 – Sat 30 Mar.  n Brixton, Nora and Dora Chance […]