COVID19 and Parish Council Meetings

JUNE AND JULY PARISH COUNCIL MEETINGS CANCELLED Coronavirus COVID-19 Following Government Guidelines, the Parish Council have decided to continue to cancel Parish Council Meetings until further notice. Sutton-by-Dover Parish Council has initiated alternative arrangements to conduct necessary business for the duration of the current Coronavirus situation. Arrangements for virtual meeting, reduced agendas and minutes will […]


Older and disabled people will be able to use their bus passes before 9.30am, Kent County Council has announced. The passes will be able to be used on services provided by Stagecoach, Arriva, Go Coach and Nu-Venture. Holders of a senior citizen and disabled bus pass were previously able to travel for free on buses […]


Apple Day for the Parish was held in the Community Orchard on Saturday 14th September, the day dawned bright and sunny. Parishioners gathered in the Orchard at 10.30am. Tables and equipment were set up and “the action started” Apples were picked, chopped, scratted (Squashed) and then put into the press, and lots of lovely Apple […]

NEWS from the Parish Litter Pick 13th April 2019

SUTTON PARISH COMMUNITY LITTER PICK – SATURDAY 13 APRIL 2019 As part of the Great British Spring Clean 22 March – 23 April 2019, a successful litter pick took place around Sutton Parish on 13 April, when over 45 bags of rubbish were collected and incidents of fly tipping were reported to DDC. For the […]


Another very successful APPLE DAY was organised by the Parish Council, who wish to thank all who attended and took part.  Apples were picked, chopped, scratted, pressed and Apple  Juice was produced.  Some was drunk there and then, and many participants were able to take some home.  Refreshments were made and served including Apple Fritters […]

NEWS from the ORCHARD PRUNING – 3rd February 2018

The Parish Council would like to thank those members of the community who helped on Saturday 3rd February to prune the apple and pear trees in the Community Orchard. An enjoyable mornings work was undertaken, hopefully we can now look forward to a bumper autumn harvest. Hot drinks and biscuits were provided to keep warm, […]