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

Are you struggling with your internet?

Unfortunately many of us are in the same boat, suffering from terrible internet connection and many of us work from home. After investigating this further we have found the the village has fibre but not yet directly to our properties.

To do this on our own would cost thousands, however, after much research found out that Openreach provide a 'community fibre partnership' that work with businesses and residents to model a customised solution which meets the needs of the community, which is why we need you ... More »

These projects source funding from local authorities, government subsidy vouchers and their own commercial model as well as funding from the participants. There are currently voucher schemes in operation with offer £2,500 for business and £500 for residential premises as contributions.

We are in the process of liaising with Openreach who are investigating what level of funding we would need to raise if we were to proceed with the scheme. If anyone would like to participate in the scheme and benefit from fibre to your property please let me know so we can start to pull a list together.

There is a facebook page called Sutton Bonington Broadband or email Richard_combellack@hotmail.com or telephone 07807 515656. We need your name, address, email and landline phone number. » Less

Posted: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 13:08 by Helen Chadwick

Parish Council meeting - 6 January 2020

The next meeting of the parish council will take place at the earlier time of 7.00 PM on Monday 6th January at the village hall.

Posted: Sun, 29 Dec 2019 21:23 by Helen Chadwick

Village News

The January/February 2020 edition of the Village News is now available.

Posted: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 21:29 by Helen Chadwick