Sutton Bonington Parish Council

Serving the people of Sutton Bonington

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Clerk: Helen Chadwick
The Dairy, Village Farm, Main
Street, Stanford on Soar
Leicestershire LE12 5QA

Tel: 07827 785836

  • Our meetings are held in the library room in the Village Hall.

The Parish of Sutton Bonington located in the South West of the county of Nottinghamshire, is a rural community made up of around 2200 acres with a static population of about 1800 residents. It includes the hamlet of Zouch, borders the river Soar and has many amenities including an excellent primary school, village hall with public library, 4 places of worship (which include 2 beautiful medieval Anglican churches), 3 pubs, a post office and a convenience store.

It also includes the highly acclaimed Sutton Bonington Campus of the University of Nottingham, the faculty of agriculture, food sciences and vetinerary sciences where there are around 1800 students thus doubling the village population during term time.Sutton Bonington Parish Council provides local services. We strive to make Sutton Bonington a better place to live, work and play. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find the information you require then please contact us.

Latest News

Parish Council meeting

A virtual meeting of the parish council will take place on Monday 5th October at 7.00 PM via zoom.

Topic: Parish Council meeting
Time: Oct 5, 2020 07:00 PM Greenwich Mean Time

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/96781429080?pwd=N0RhTDRmeUJ2T2dYRW1vSHplTC9QQT09

Meeting ID: 967 8142 9080
Passcode: 621829

Posted: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 22:38 by Helen Chadwick

Nottinghamshire Strategic Plan Growth Options Consultation

Nottinghamshire County Council has published its 2038 'Strategic Plan for the Greater Nottingham Area.' It looks at options for future housing developments. Included in the plan is a possible development site of significant size in an area adjacent to Normanton on Soar.

All the land that runs north of the railway bridge on Stanford Lane all the way to the A6006 (the Melton Road), to Stanford on Soar is proposed as a development area. Please see the attached map for detail. More »

See links below for further information. R17 is the area in question and look at page 30 of document in second link under 'View Greater Nottinghamshire Strategic Plan Growth Options Consultation Document' tab.

https://www.rushcliffe.gov.uk/aboutus/newsandpublications/latestnews/stories/name,53666,en.php

http://www.gnplan.org.uk/gn-consultation/greater-nottingham-strategic-plan-growth-options-consultation/

What can you do? People in the village can submit a response to this scheme by the consultation closing date of 14th September.

Comments that might be raised include the damage to the local organic farming community, wildlife habitats and green spaces, village identity and shared heritage, etc. » Less

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 21:01 by Helen Chadwick

Parish Council meeting

A meeting of the parish council will take place at 7.00 PM on Monday 7th September via zoom. All members of the public are welcome to attend.

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85843193896?pwd=eGdQYUplYTU4ck9qWFNpUjhXWTd5UT09

Meeting ID: 858 4319 3896

Passcode: 514327

Posted: Tue, 01 Sep 2020 10:54 by Helen Chadwick