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The Twitter window above allows the Parish to post messages about the village here by text from a mobile or by simple data entry on a web page without any web designer involvement.
So it can be very quickly updated.

 

You can elect to receive the messages you see above free on your mobile.

 

So for example if an event has to be cancelled due to bad weather, we could inform everyone by sending just one text and it would appear on this website and be sent as a text to all SuttonParish's "Followers".

 

To try it out for free and without signing up for anything
text Follow SuttonParish to 86444
(or 07624 800379 if that won't go).

 

You can cancel at any time by sending
UNFOLLOW SuttonParish to the same number.

 

What is Twitter?

Click on the entries to see more detail.

 


 

Sutton and Langley in Wikipedia

Sutton and Langley in VistorUK

No14 Bus Timetable


Download Timetable pdf

See local bus route map

 

Metcheck forecast for SK11

Local Weather Forecast

 

Local Webcams


Sutton

 

Flash Bar Stores on the A54 Buxton to Leek road.

Flash

 

Cat & Fiddle Webcam A537, Derbyshire
Cat & Fiddle

 

A website offering pictoral shortcuts to lots of local services and information

 

Macclesfield's Sustainability Movement

 

Reduce your carbon footprint; Explore the UK

 

Help and advice on growing fruit and veg, and buying Local Food

 


 

Local Places

ChurchesRecreationPubsBusinessesSchoolsEggs For Sale



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showing local sites.

The Parish Council

Anyone is invited to come and listen at the meetings and participate in particular in the Annual General Meeting in April. Meetings on 2nd Thursday every month in the Church Hall, Church Lane, Sutton.

 

 

Sutton Parish Plan

 

See the Parish Plan Website

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Download the Flyer

Download the Flyer

 

What is a Parish Plan?

 

Sutton extends over a large area divided into four wards:- Lane Ends, Langley, Lyme Green, and the Rural Ward.

 

Click the map to see a larger image or visit Cheshire East Interactive map pages .
(Select "Cheshire East and West Administrative boundaries" then "Parishes", and zoom in on Sutton)

 

You can also use the maps to report Highway Faults and Streetlight Problems here

 

See larger image of the Sutton Ward

The results of the May 2011 elections
are as follows:-


 

Local Churches

 

Sutton St James Anglican Church - a useful resource for lots of village information .

 

Langley Methodist Church

 

St Edward the Confessor Catholic Church, London Rd. Macclesfield SK11 7RL


 

Local Businesses

Sutton Post Office The last post collection is 5pm except Saturdays 11.15am

 

Sutton Pubs

 

Go Green Heating is run by Jeff Dakin in Langley.


Local History

 

Sutton has had a surprising number of Churches over the years:-

 

  • Sutton, St. George (C of E). High Street. Built in 1822 as an independent chapel, but became a chapel to Prestbury in 1828, and the parish church for Sutton in 1835. Registers of Baptisms 1823–1997, Marriages 1835–1988 and Burials 1834–1937 have been deposited at the Cheshire Record Office.
  • Sutton, St. James (C of E). Built in 1840 as a chapel to St George, becoming a parish church in 1859. Registers of Baptisms and Burials from 1840 and Marriages from 1860 are held at the church.
  • Sutton, St. Barnabas (C of E). A chapel to St. George. Registers of Baptisms from 1938 are held at the church (no marriages or burials).
  • Sutton, Methodist Chapel, Hollin Lane (Wesleyan). Built in 1828.
  • Sutton, Methodist (Brunswick) Chapel (Wesleyan), Bridge Street/Mill Lane. Built in 1824, closed in 1986. Records of baptisms 1828–1966, marriages 1861–1983 and burials 1845–1959 are at the Cheshire Record Office.
  • Sutton, Methodist (Bourne) Chapel, Byron Street. Built in 1905(?), closed in 1960. Records of baptisms 1919–1959 and marriages 1906–1960 are at the Cheshire Record Office.
  • Langley, Methodist Chapel (Wesleyan). Built in 1858.
  • Sutton Lane Ends, Methodist Chapel (New Connexion).

 

History of Sutton Hall

 

History of Jarman Farm

 

History of Sutton Church

 

History of the Canal

 

Listed Buildings in Sutton

 

History of Cleulow Cross

 

The Sutton Common (Croker Hill) BT tower

 

 


Organisations and Services

 

Bus Service

No14 Bus Timetable

download pdf


There is a regular bus service from Macclesfield to Sutton and Langley

See a map of local bus routes on the Macc2020 website


For any bus or rail information ring the Cheshire Traveline number 01625 534850  -  7 days a week 8am to 8pm
or check the Cheshire East Public Transport website

 

Mobile Library

The excellent Poynton mobile library service visits Sutton and Langley on alternate Wednesdays.

Full details for which week see here

 

Parent & Toddler

Normally 9.30 – 11 am, Tuesdays in term time in the Scout/Guide HQ
Contact: Lisa Horsefall, 01260 252177

 

Sutton st. James Pre-school Play Group

9 am - 12.00 noon Term Time in the Church Hall, Church Lane, Sutton
Contact: Rachel Reid, 01260 252112

 

Hollinhey County Primary School

Website
Bell Avenue, Sutton Lane Ends
Headteacher: Janet Mott
Contact: The School Secretary, Rebecca Harrison, for full details 01625 383247

 

Scouts And Guides

There is a wide range of Scouting and Guiding activities in the area. Sutton boasts one of the most successful groups in the county.
Full details are available in the Parish News (The local Church magazine).
Or by via the Group Scout Leader: Contact: Phil Cusick 01260 253454.

 

Langley Village Hall

Check the local notice boards for events.
Contact: Jenny Clapperton for details, 01260 253499

 

Post Office, General Store & Newsagent

Sutton Post Office,1, Tunnicliffe Avenue, Sutton
Contact: Adrian and Donna Whittaker 01260 252438

 

Sutton Parish Council

Anyone is invited to come and listen at the meetings and participate in particular in the Annual General Meeting in April.
Meetings on 2nd Thursday every month in the Church Hall, Church Lane, Sutton.

 

Walking Groups

Avoid football, shopping etc. Get fresh air and enjoy the countryside!
Join us on the 2nd Saturday of each month for a walk of approx. 8 miles.
Contact: Fred Bailey 01260 252515.

 

There is also a slightly less strenuous Wednesday walking group which sets off from the St James Church Car Park
on the first Wednesday in every month. For full details contact: Janet Parkinson 01260 253525.

 

Sutton Ex-Servicemens Club

The Ex-Servicemen's Club, Hollin Lane, Sutton
With DANCING on Wednesdays and Fridays - details of Special Events on Notice Board in Club Entrance. Membership open to all over 18 years.

 

Rossendale Trust

Rossendale Hall, Hollin Lane, Sutton. Residential care for people with special needs incorporating a Day Service Centre.
01260 252216.

 

Langley Cricket Club

Cockhall Lane, established 1864. Matches Saturdays and Sundays and evenings during the summer. 
Callers welcome.  Contact Fred Slater 01625 420412

 

OTHER ACTIVITIES

There are a variety of other activities in the area. Please see the notice sheets and notice boards etc for further details. These activities include:-
Scottish Dancing, Yoga, Gentle Exercise, Bridge, Table Tennis, Sequence Dancing.

 


Contact

The content of this draft site is being assembled pending a proper discussion of how it should look and what it should contain.

 

Please get in touch if you have ideas for improvement. Colin Townend 07825 702020 or townend@maccinfo.com