The Sutton website

Sutton is a village in the Suffolk Coasts and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and has  All Saints 

It is the largest parish in Suffolk and is bordered by the River Deben, Rendlesham Forest to the East and, to the North, is the Sutton Hoo Estate, the latter being the site of the world famous Anglo Saxon Ship Burial.Church, the Sutton Plough Pub  and the Village Memorial Hall.

Please have a look around the site and, if you have any comments or suggestions for our website, please send them to or click here.


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Impending closure of Woods Lane, Melton  the first closure will be to construct new footpaths, bus stops and prepare for the more substantial works after Christmas, the first phase closure will be for the period 8 January - 13 April.  

MAURICE BACKHOUSE It is with great sadness that we inform you that Maurice Backhouse passed away on Friday 29 December 2017.  Maurice lived in Sutton all his life, working for the Paul Estate, Cliff Farm, Mills and finally as Green keeper at Woodbridge Golf Club.  He was also a part time Gamekeeper.  A man of many talents.

Maurice was very involved with the Memorial Hall and Sutton Bowls Club.   During his time with the Bowls Club he was Captain and Green keeper.  He also bowled very successfully in numerous County competitions.  

Maurice will be sadly missed by all. 

The Hall page has details of Pilates and Dance classes and other facilities (Mobile Post Office, Library etc) as well as  information on how to hire the Hall. You will also find the village Newsletters and details of Parish Council members and meetings. 

The 'events' calendar has details of Quiz nights and other events - simply click on a darker shaded date or go to the 'Events' link on the right.

Finally, all the pictures on the site where taken in or around the village. If you have photos of the village, historical or current, please use the 'Contact Us' link on the right to get in touch.

Thank you


Brian Atkinson and Nigel Albertini

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Fun Dog Show                  Barbecue                  Grand Raffle

                 White Elephant                Selection of Crafts

Cakes and Bakes              Local Interest           Coconut Shy

                 Children`s Corner            Refreshments

And lots more!! 

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Events Calendar

January 2018