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waste, and using resources more wisely, the One Planet Sutton initiative will help your business
cut operating costs and demonstrate your environmental credentials to your customers.


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                                                                             An independent firm of Chartered Accountants
                                                                           Established in 1927 and based in Sutton since 1979

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                                                                                                                                                          Established 1963

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Document Solutions


                               United Business Machines
                               has supplied multifunctional
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                               range of Surrey businesses for over 20 years.
                               If you require print, copy, scan, fax and
                               digital document handling services, then please
                               contact us now.

                               Why not let us undertake the UBM Print Audit to
                               identify waste and efficiency improvements across
                               your business? We can reduce your print and copy
        Colin Cornhill
                               costs by up to 35%.
         Sales Director
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TEL: 020 8773 3000 • FAX: 020 8773 8888
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Our Advertisers:
We gratefully acknowledge the support of all the firms whose advertisements appear in these pages. Without their help we would not be able to produce this Business
Guide & Directory. As a reciprocal gesture we have pleasure in drawing the attention of our readers to their announcements, but wish to make it clear that Sutton Borough
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                                London Borough of Sutton Business Development and Regulation Service


      Easing the                 Making regulation work for everyone
      burden of                   We would like to help you run a safe and successful business. Why
                                  not give us a call if you want to discuss how we can help on any of
      regulation                  these issues.
                                 • Licensing                   • Trading Standards
                                 • Food Safety                 • Health and Safety
                                 • Greening your               • Town Centre Management
                                   business                    • Business Development
                                  You can telephone us for help and advice on 020 8770 5070 or
                                  contact us at the Civic Offices, St Nicholas Way, Sutton SM1 1EA
                                  or online at www.sutton.gov.uk
                                                                                                        3023248




    AT CARSHALTON COLLEGE
    Working with you to realise your
    business and professional ambitions
    To find out about training solutions and skills
    development for your business, please contact us.



    020 8544 4501
    www.carshalton.ac.uk
    business.services@carshalton.ac.uk

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Contents
The Right Place, the Right Time . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10
Sutton Makes Sense . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11
The Sutton Scene . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12
Leisure Opportunities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .14
Cultural Opportunities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .15
Schools and Colleges . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .16
Smarter Business Sutton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17
Success Stories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .18
Focus on Sutton Town Centre . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .20
Focus on Sutton Chamber . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .22
Sustaining Success for Sutton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .24
Partnership Working . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25
How Can the Council Help? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .28
Looking Forward . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .30
Safer Sutton Trader Scheme . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .32
Advertisers’ Classification Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .33
Directory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .34
Advertisers’ Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .66



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 The right place,
 the right time


                               The borough is home to more than 5,000 small
     Encouraging enterprise    and medium-sized enterprises. Most key
                                                                                         The Business Guide and Directory includes an
                                                                                         interactive CD-Rom and the information can also
     and employment is         business sectors are represented with the major
                               employers including Reed Business Information,
                                                                                         be accessed on the Chamber’s and Council’s website:

     one of Sutton Councilís   UCB Homeloans, Zurich and Crown Agents.                   www.suttonchamber.biz
                               With a new plan for robust yet sustainable growth over    and
     key priorities and it     the next five years, Sutton Chamber is committed to
                                                                                         www.sutton.gov.uk/business
                               working with Sutton Council, partners and stakeholders'
     works closely with        to offer businesses every opportunity to maximise their   If your business is not included –
                               growth and development here in Sutton.
     new and existing          To this end we are delighted to present the London
                                                                                         or if your details need updating or editing,
                                                                                         you can register, edit and make contact
     businesses to help        Borough of Sutton Business Guide and Directory 2011.
                                                                                         quickly at no cost.
                                                                                         Paul Martin
     them flourish.             The guide is a major source of business information,
                               detailing recent changes in Sutton, new opportunities
                                                                                         Chief Executive
                                                                                         London Borough of Sutton
                               for development and links to our partners who can help
                               your business to grow.                                    Paul Cawthorne
                                                                                         Chairman
                                                                                         Sutton Chamber




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                                                       London Victoria




Sutton
                       M4                                                London Bridge


                                Heathrow




makes Sense
                                            Kingston
                                                                                         M25

                       M3

                                                         SUTTON              Croydon



                                      M25




                                                                          M23
                                                        Gatwick




        You could be forgiven          Sutton offers an excellent quality
                                       of life in an exceptionally green,
        for asking “Where is           clean and safe environment.
        Sutton?” Those who             Residents and workers in the borough benefit
                                       from high achieving schools, award winning
        know keep the secret           libraries, specialist hospitals including the Royal
        to themselves!                 Marsden, regional sporting facilities, open space,
                                       excellent transport links, recreational amenities
                                       and an attractive town centre that offers over
                                       440 retail units, a vibrant café culture and
                                       lively nightlife!




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     The Sutton
     Scene
                  Sutton Council has responded to some key
                  challenges in recent years and put in place
                  infrastructure that will promote economic
                  growth and prosperity.


                    Renewal of Sutton High Street                        Surrey House, Sutton


                  £1.3 million has been secured by the council         Surrey House provides a landmark building
                  working together with the Sutton Town Centre         and point of orientation for Sutton High Street
                  Partnership for renewal of Sutton High Street.       and the town centre. Vacated in 1992, the
                                                                       building has not been used as offices since then.
                  This will be used to complete the first phase
                  and give the High Street a fresher look,             Barratt’s scheme provides a total of 169 high
                  with improved lighting and a safer feel,             quality residential flats, a concierge facility
                  and make it more appealing to people                 and residents’ gym. This has acted as a
                  shopping, working and living in the area.            catalyst for investment in the town centre
                                                                       based on the benefits of people living in and
                  Further phases are proposed to improve access
                                                                       contributing to the local economy.
                  to the High Street when funding is made available.
                  This project builds upon the renewal that has
                  already been completed at the northern end
                  of the High Street around ASDA supermarket.
                  The re-development of this site acted as a
                  catalyst to enhance and pedestrianise this
                  end of the High Street, encouraging shoppers
                  to the northern quarter of the town where the
                  local market is also based.




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   BedZED                                      Kimpton Industrial Estate                 Roundshaw                                  Smarter Travel Sutton


The BedZED scheme provides homes,           Kimpton Industrial Estate is one of       Roundshaw was built in 1968 following      Smarter Travel Sutton is a partnership
community facilities and work space         Sutton’s key industrial sites. The two    the closure of Croydon Airport in 1959.    project between Transport for London
for approximately 100 residents on a        landowners, LB Sutton and Tesco plc,      The estate was originally a desirable      and Sutton Council which aims to
0.93 hectare site to the east of            have brought forward the development      area for new families, but unfortunately   reduce traffic congestion in the
London Road, Hackbridge. It is a leading    of the site, creating considerable        in the early 1990s the estate had become   borough.
example of a sustainable, energy-efficient   market opportunity for light industrial   unpopular and had a concentrated
residential development.                                                              population of low income households.       This awareness-raising project
                                            premises. Planning permission
                                                                                      Roundshaw was one of a handful of          encourages people to use the most
                                            included the decontamination and
When it was completed and occupied                                                    intensely deprived areas where crime       sustainable method of transport
                                            development of six hectares of land
early in 2002, BedZED was the first                                                    and unemployment were high, and            appropriate for their journey.
                                            for industry, a new recycling centre
example of a large-scale, zero net                                                    health and education prospects
                                            and a new industrial access road.                                                    Smarter Travel Sutton is working with
carbon emission community in the UK.                                                  were very low.
                                            There have been a range of parking,                                                  residents, schools and businesses to
Visitors come from across the world to
                                            security and environmental                Since 1998 new homes, jobs, schools        reduce car dependency and promote
learn from the success of BedZED.
                                            improvements within the existing          and community facilities, an enhanced      walking, cycling, using public transport,
                                            Kimpton Trading Estate which will         environment and better public transport    car sharing and car clubs. Using these
                                            enhance the area for business.            have been developed. The award             forms of transport will make Sutton a
                                                                                      winning Phoenix Centre is housed on        better place to live, work and study.
                                                                                      Roundshaw providing leisure, sport and
                                                                                                                                 To keep up to date with what’s
                                                                                      recreation and a social hub for the
                                                                                                                                 happening with the project visit:
                                                                                      estate.
                                                                                                                                 www.smartertravelsutton.org




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     Leisure
     Opportunities
     Sutton has a well-established
     reputation as a green London
     borough, one that encourages all to
     take part and take pride. Here are
     some examples of Sutton’s stars.

      The Phoenix Centre                           Sutton Arena Leisure Centre                   Westcroft Leisure Centre                 Cheam Leisure Centre


      Opened in September 2004,                    Sutton Arena Leisure Centre provides          Westcroft Leisure Centre has             A traditional swimming baths, built
      The Phoenix Centre offers a unique           excellent facilities for local residents,     provided a venue for the local           in 1938, offers a wide range of
      range of facilities including a leisure      schools and community groups to               community to enjoy various leisure       swimming for the public, swimming
      centre, youth zone, community facility,      participate in a wide range of sporting       activities, improve health, fitness and   clubs, schools and swimming lessons.
      café, crèche, IT centre and library all      and recreational activities. The centre       quality of life since 1977.              The centre also has a fitness studio
      under one roof. The leisure centre offers    caters for all ages and abilities. The                                                 and squash courts and offers a wide
                                                                                                 The centre has a wealth of facilities
      a fitness centre, community halls, sports     building is accessible for disabled people.                                            exercise class programme, activities
                                                                                                 including a main pool and teaching
      hall, crèche and studio.                                                                                                            for children and young people and
                                                   In addition, the indoor and outdoor           pool, large sports hall, a health and
                                                                                                                                          children’s birthday parties.
      This award-winning centre acts as a          athletics facilities at the centre            fitness gym and various multi
      focus for the local community and            provide an excellent training ground          purpose sports halls facilitating a
      provides a unique mix of facilities to the   for elite athletes across the South           whole host of activities. A crèche is
      borough’s residents. It is also fully        East, local club athletes, events and         available (spaces are limited) as well
      accessible for disabled people.              those who just want to participate in         as a café and bar. Children’s birthday
                                                   athletics on an informal basis.               parties are also well catered for.
      The Phoenix Centre                           Sutton Arena Leisure Centre                   Westcroft Leisure Centre                 Cheam Leisure Centre
      Mollison Drive                               Middleton Road                                Westcroft Road                           Malden Road
      Wallington                                   Carshalton                                    Carshalton                               North Cheam
      Surrey                                       Surrey                                        Surrey                                   Sutton
      SM6 9NZ                                      SM5 1SL                                       SM5 2TG                                  SM3 8EP
      Tel: 020 8770 6006                           Tel: 020 8770 4088                            Tel: 020 8770 4800                       Tel: 020 8770 4830




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      www.gll.org
Cultural
Opportunities


Sutton Libraries                        Sutton Heritage                        Sutton Theatres and Halls                     The London
                                                                                                                             Borough of Sutton
Sutton has a famous library service,
including a network of nine libraries
                                        Sutton is home to a number of
                                        historic homes and gardens that
                                                                               The Secombe Theatre is located near
                                                                               Sutton town centre and The Charles
                                                                                                                             is fortunate
and two mobile units.                   have been preserved to enable the
                                        community and visitors to experience
                                                                               Cryer Studio Theatre is in Carshalton
                                                                               High Street. Both theatres are owned
                                                                                                                             enough to have
Winner of Beacon Council status
for the theme of ‘libraries as a
                                        the rich period detail, pleasant
                                        gardens and fascinating stories
                                                                               and managed by Sutton Council and
                                                                               are available for hire.
                                                                                                                             two theatres
community resource’, Sutton is
currently revitalising its libraries
                                        about people who lived there.
                                                                               Wallington Public Hall, in Wallington, is a
                                                                                                                             within a two
through a combination of innovative
library design and the latest
                                        They include:                          large facility which can accommodate up
                                                                               to 350, ideal for wedding parties and
                                                                                                                             mile radius.
                                        Honeywood Heritage Centre,
developments in information                                                    other large events such as antique fairs.
                                        Carshalton
technology, including self-service                                             Within the venue is a separate studio
                                        Tel: 020 8770 4297
borrowing facilities.                                                          space; the Woodcote room used for
                                        Carew Manor, Beddington                dance classes rehearsals and smaller
                                        Tel: 020 8770 4781                     events (30). Grove Hall, in Carshalton (70)
                                        Whitehall, Cheam                       is also available for hire and used by the
                                        Tel: 020 8643 1236                     community for a variety of events such as
                                                                               classes, parties and meetings.
                                        Little Holland House, Carshalton
                                        Tel: 020 8770 4781                     Sutton Theatres and Halls are
                                                                               administered from:
                                                                               Secombe Theatre, 42 Cheam Road,
                                                                               Sutton, SM1 2SS
                                                                               For all hire enquiries: 020 8770 6988
                                                                               Box office: 020 8770 6990
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     Schools
     and Colleges
     Performance within Sutton schools is well above the national average
 Sutton has an excellent reputation for its schools, 62 of which are linked to the local authority.
 The borough hosts a number of high performing grammar and private education establishments.
 This reputation for excellence attracts a number of pupils from outside Sutton.
 Sutton has diverse areas within the borough, ranging from affluent wards to some of the most deprived
 wards in the country. Despite the wide ranging population, performance within Sutton schools is well
 above the national average. High standards are achieved at all key stages, placing Sutton amongst the
 top local authorities for education attainment in the UK.


      Carshalton College                                         SCOLA                                             Business at SCOLA


      Business Services at Carshalton College is committed       SCOLA is an Adult and Community College           SCOLA has been delivering learning programmes
      to working in partnership with organisations, to provide   offering a wide range of subjects including       in a variety of locations across the borough
      professional training and development programmes to        book-keeping, computing, management               for many years. This experience and expertise
      meet business needs.                                       skills, first aid, English (ESOL), languages and   is put to good use in the Business Unit.
                                                                 many more.
      Carshalton College can help you:                                                                             Based in North Cheam, the business
                                                                 The college’s strength is in its flexibility,      development team is able to offer a wide
      > Identify and increase the skills your business needs     providing tailor-made courses at a SCOLA          range of courses at the college or in the
      > Pinpoint the right training
                                                                 Centre or in the workplace.                       workplace, designed to improve employees’
      > Agree a tailored training programme
                                                                                                                   work skills and the effectiveness of businesses.
      > Find out what funding is available to you                Please check the website www.scola.ac.uk
      > Involve you in the Government's Skills Pledge            to see the full range of subjects or phone on     Business at SCOLA offers high quality
                                                                 020 8770 6903 to see if they can help you         training at value-for-money rates; they can
      Services provided include:
                                                                 with your training needs.                         also, in some circumstances, maximise your
      > Professional Development                                                                                   training budget with subsidised provision in
      > Apprenticeships                                                                                            national priority areas.
      > Short Courses
                                                                                                                   Please call 020 8254 0830 or visit
      > National Vocational Qualifications
                                                                                                                   www.scola.ac.uk/business to see if they
      > Foundation Degrees
                                                                                                                   can help you with your training needs.
      For more information please contact:
      020 8544 4501, or email
      business.services@carshalton.ac.uk
      www.carshalton.ac.uk
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Smarter Business
Sutton
Sutton is strategically located for business development
and growth in South London, close to the A3, M23 and M25,
with rail links to Central London via Victoria and London
Bridge, and Thameslink services to King's Cross, Luton and
Bedford and within easy reach of Gatwick and Heathrow.




South London covers the seven London        Sutton town centre is also a major           Many professionals are recruited from
boroughs of: Wandsworth, Merton,            office location within South London,          outside of the borough, placing a demand
Richmond, Kingston, Sutton, Croydon         with over 200,000 square metres of           on transport infrastructure. This is being
and Bromley with 1.6 million residents,     office floorspace and a further 5,500          addressed through partnership working
approximately 19% of London’s total         square metre provision in nearby             between the schools, colleges and
population. Currently some 69% of the       Wallington Town Centre.                      businesses to bridge the gap between
resident London workforce (approximately                                                 supply and demand, in short ensuring
                                            There are 62,000 people employed in
570,000 people) are employed within the                                                  that skills provision meets the needs of
                                            Sutton, with 60% of those workers
south London sub-region.                                                                 local business.
                                            living in the borough. The key sectors
The borough has experienced strong          in Sutton, according to the number           The health sector is strongly represented
employment growth over the last decade,     employed or the potential for growth, are:   with the Royal Marsden located in the
particularly within the business services                                                borough. This sector offers opportunities
and construction sectors and with the       > public services
                                                                                         for sub-contractors and service providers
expansion of small businesses, providing      (high % health and care)
                                                                                         and Sutton is keen to build on the
producer and consumer services to the       > financial and business services
                                                                                         strength of its voluntary sector, creating
local and sub-regional markets.             > retail
                                                                                         employment opportunities through
                                            > construction
                                                                                         the creation of social enterprises.
The strategic industrial areas at           > leisure
Beddington, Kimpton and Imperial Way                                                     The Olympics 2012 presents an
provide an important concentration of       The decline in manufacturing and high        opportunity for the construction and
manufacturing, light industry, logistics    growth in the financial and business          leisure sectors to capitalise on investment
and waste disposal activities.              services sector has created a shift in the   coming into the capital. With opportunities
                                            nature of skills required.                   through increased visitor numbers,
In addition to these is a network of
                                                                                         demand for hotels, food and leisure
established industrial areas across the
                                                                                         and the infrastructure that needs to be
borough, which together accommodate
                                                                                         built in advance of the games, Sutton’s
some 250 firms, providing a range of
                                                                                         key sectors can be a part of this.
manufacturing and service sector jobs
for Sutton.
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 Success
 Stories
 Many Sutton businesses are
                                                                                                                                           Hair Location - Rosehill
 operating successfully and                                                                     Bio Regional - Hackbridge

 innovatively which can be seen by                                                              “Sustainable solutions expert,             “Having located in Rosehill in 2001 we
                                                                                                                                           have achieved great success operating
 the success of Sutton Businesses                                                               BioRegional, has its roots in Sutton,
                                                                                                starting out of the Ecology Centre         in the area. In 2005/06 Hair Location
                                                                                                                                           won Sutton’s ‘Best Health and Beauty
 at the South London Business                                                                   and now based in offices at BedZED
                                                                                                in Hackbridge.                             Salon’ category in the Retail and
 Awards. Below are some views from                                                              We’ve started a number of projects
                                                                                                                                           Entertainment awards for 2005/06
                                                                                                                                           as voted by the local Guardian readers
                                                                                                here, including reviving the historic
 businesses based in the borough.                                                               lavender industry, co-developing the
                                                                                                                                           fending off stiff competition from the
                                                                                                                                           national brands in Sutton High Street
                                                                                                BedZED eco-village and now working         and local independent salons.
                                                                                                with Sutton Council to realise their
                                                                                                vision of a sustainable borough by         We decided to set up our salon in Rosehill
     S. Warrender & Co. - Sutton Town Centre                                                                                               as the area is served well by public
                                                                                                2025 (One Planet Living® in Sutton).
                                                                                                We also offer consultancy.                 transport allowing clients to visit us easily.
     “S. Warrender & Co chose Sutton as the      support any venture to promote and                                                        With a local salon it is far easier for clients
     location for its second jewellery shop in   improve Sutton as a place to do business.      The commitment to sustainability           to park for free, close to our salon. We also
     1970. The then character of the location                                                   from the council, schools and many         realised that not all clients wanted to go
                                                 The Town Centre has experienced some           businesses makes Sutton an ideal           to the High Street and pay inflated prices.
     and town lent itself to the company’s
                                                 major developments in our time and we          location for us. We’re also pleased        Being located in Rosehill allows us to
     style of retailing and we are delighted
                                                 hope to see it go from strength to strength.   to contribute to the local economy. This   charge very competitive rates as we do
     to still be going strong today.
                                                 With comparatively few empty shops and         is made easy given that most of the        not have to contend with High Street
     Since opening in Cheam Road we              offices there is an element of choice for       business services we need can be           business rents and council taxes.
     have built lasting relationships with       the consumer and opportunity for the           found within Sutton’s boundaries.
     the vibrant business and local              employer or employee.                          The borough has pleasant green             As chair of the Rosehill Traders' Association
     residential communities.                                                                   surroundings compared to hectic            I have worked with councillors and the
                                                 As an independent retailer we hope the                                                    Sutton Chamber to bring about
     Sutton is and should continue to be         Town Centre works hard to attract a            central London, but we can get there
                                                                                                by train within 25 minutes when we need    improvements to the local area. Among
     an important centre for surrounding         successful mix of businesses serving the                                                  the improvements, we now have a tree
     communities but faces significant            local communities and all those who make       to. So we have the best of both worlds.”
                                                                                                                                           lined shopping parade. This has made
     competition.                                use of Sutton’s ever improving transport       Tom Chance                                 Rosehill a more attractive destination for
                                                 links to commute into the borough each         Community Engagement Manager               businesses, shoppers and residents.
     Supporting the Sutton Chamber is
                                                 day. The newly established Sutton Town                                                    Future planned improvements such as
     just one opportunity we try to make                                                        www.bioregional.com
                                                 Centre's Traders' Forum is an excellent                                                   hanging baskets, Christmas lights as
     full use of and a good example of an
                                                 opportunity to aid in this development and     Tel: 020 8404 4880                         well as an additional 13 parking spaces
     initiative within the borough to
                                                 allow Sutton Town Centre businesses to                                                    will continue to help improve the area.”
     develop business in general.
                                                 shape its future.”
     There is always so much more that                                                                                                     Mr Tanino Provenzano
                                                 Simon Warrender
     can be done and we would always                                                                                                       Co-owner
18                                               Manager
                            M & S Carpet & Flooring - Rosehill

                            “M & S Carpet & Flooring are a        Rosehill, as a location, enables our
                            retail unit based in Carshalton       customers to benefit from
                            Surrey. We are specialists in the     excellent public transport links.
                            domestic and contract flooring
                            industry. M & S Carpet & Flooring     For our trade customers the
                            was formed by Matthew Owston &        warehouse availability ensures
                            Steven Wingrove who are both          that we are able to source our
                            domestic and contract flooring        customer needs from a wide
                            specialists with over 25 years        variety of sources.
                            experience between us.
                                                                  Being members of the Rosehill
                            Unlike some of the big chains our     Traders’ Association has also
                            main objective is customer            enabled us to work with the local
                            satisfaction on all fronts from       authority and identify physical
                            competitive pricing to excellent      improvements for the area. We
                            installation.                         now have a tree lined shopping
We decided to set up                                              parade, hanging baskets, seasonal
                            We are so confident of an             lighting and improved parking
our salon in Rosehill       excellent service that we are an      provision. We are proud to
                            active member of Checkatrade.         support all of our customers.”
as the area is served       We offer a free estimating service
                            in which we will visit you at home    Matthew Owston
well by public transport    and give you a free, no obligation,   & Steven Wingrove
                            quotation.                            Partners
allowing clients to visit
                            We located to Rosehill after
us easily.                  looking at a variety of locations
                            across South London. We decided
                            to establish our business in
                            Rosehill because it enabled us to
                            obtain a showroom and
                            warehouse at attractive prices.

                                                                                                         19
 Focus on Sutton
 Town Centre


                                    There are two principal shopping
 Sutton Town                        centres, Times Square and the St                 Sutton Town Centre Partnership                Information About Sutton
 Centre is best                     Nicholas Centre, and a further 400
                                    businesses located in the town
                                                                                     The future development of Sutton Town         Sutton’s principal shopping
 placed for                         centre which has 440 retail units.
                                                                                     Centre is steered by Sutton Town Centre       centre, St Nicholas Centre
                                    Sutton is served by two rail stations            Partnership. It is a partnership that is
 business.                          and a network of buses. There is                 made up of representatives from the key
                                                                                                                                   > Daily footfall is an average
                                                                                                                                     of 20,000
                                    ample, inexpensive car parking in four           interests that make up the town centre.
                                                                                                                                   > This increases to 35,000
 Sutton Town Centre is a pleasant   secure car parks. Despite the high footfall,
                                                                                     The executive board oversees the                on a Saturday
 pedestrianised metropolitan        good location and steady growth, rents
                                                                                     development and implementation of a
 centre with a thriving retail      in Sutton are still relatively low, presenting
                                                                                     long term strategy that reflects its vision.   The smaller shopping centre,
 and leisure economy.               great value for money and a fertile
                                    environment for business.                        Businesses that subscribe as a member         Times Square
                                                                                     of Sutton Town Centre Partnership             > Has a footfall of 10,000
                                                                                     receive a range of benefits including            per day in the week
                                        Zone A Retail                                > An official voice for town
                                                                                                                                   > This increases to 18,000
                                        Rentals 2007/8                                                                               visitors on a Saturday
                                                                                       centre businesses
                                                                                     > Support from a town centre                  Footfall in Sutton doubles during
                                        Sutton                       1130
                                                                                       manager working on their behalf             the month of December.
                                        Croydon                      2906            > Free publicity – exclusive PR,
                                                                                       sponsorship and advertising
                                        Kingston                     3337              opportunities
                                                                                     > Support to reduce crime
                                        Wandsworth                   1292              and stock losses
                                                                                     > Business intelligence and support
                                                                                       to improve your business
                                                                                     > Discounts on services
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‘Sutton Town                 Run a Town Centre Promotion
                                                                  Advertising and PR
                                                                                                             Finding Office or Retail Space
                                                                  Opportunities
Centre is an ideal
                             Town Centre promotions have been     > Advertise in the Sutton Town             If you are interested in finding office
place to run a               recognised as an excellent vehicle     Centre Newsletter that is posted         or retail space within Sutton Town
                             for attracting new business. There     to all 400 businesses and                Centre, or indeed anywhere in the
promotion as                 are eight sites available to hire      circulated widely online                 borough please visit the South London
                             in Sutton Town centre that are       > Six banner sites in Sutton Town Centre   commercial property database at
you reach a wide             ideal locations to promote your      > Four other prime advertising sites       www.southlondonbusiness.
                             products or services. Town Centre                                               co.uk/property_finder.php
and diverse                  promotions enable you to reach a
                                                                    giving your business high exposure

audience.’                   larger number and more diverse
                             range of prospective clients. Most
                                                                  For information see
                                                                  www.suttontowncentre.co.uk
                             sites have power available, are in   or contact the town centre manager
Anne Marie Booth,            prime high footfall sites and        e: info@suttontowncentre.co.uk
Senior Production Manager,   competitive rates.                   t: 020 8770 5125
Out of the Blue
                             Present clients include: Sky TV,
Communications Ltd.
                             Carshalton College, npower, Hovis,
                             EDF Energy, AXA Health Care




                                                                                                                                                     21
 Focus on
 Sutton Chamber
 Sutton Chamber stands on the threshold of an exciting new era, as it sets out to fulfil the hopes
 and expectations of Sutton’s business community. It is led by an Executive team, comprised of
 local business people who are passionate about Sutton. Sutton Council has seen the dedication
 and effectiveness of this team and working together we are raising the capacity of the Chamber
 to deliver in a sustainable way into the future.




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Sutton Chamber
offers a diverse
range of services
for businesses.


The primary function of the Sutton       Chamber, companies come together to     It is imperative that the views of the    efficiency and corporate governance is
Chamber of Commerce is to assist its     assist each other to succeed through    business community be heard. Sutton       delivered and the popular Chamber
members first and foremost and other     the exchange of ideas. These            Chamber provides that platform            Breakfast is held on the first
businesses in Sutton to grow and         companies come from all stratum of      through its connections with various      Wednesday of each month. The dates
prosper. This is done through its vast   business such as consultants,           departments in Sutton Council, the        of these events are regularly updated
network of business connections. It      marketers, accountants, computer        LDA and other influential partners and    on the Chamber’s website at
exists to promote, to educate and to     experts, chiropractors, bankers and     the media.                                www.suttonchamber.co.uk
advance the case for business in local   from the entertainment industry. They
government, the media, in interna-       comprise sole traders, self             The business community is regularly       The Chamber also produces a monthly
tional markets and other influential     employed and limited companies from     invited to workshops, social events,      newsletter. A copy is available to
areas. The Chamber also provides         both the private and the public         exhibitions and training programmes       those in business on request via
opportunities for businesses to learn    sector. In addition the Chamber         designed to react swiftly to market       admin@suttonchamber.co.uk
new tips to streamline their business.   negotiates a number of services         trends to give them a competitive
                                         through exclusive affinity arrange-     edge. Specialist talks across all areas   For further information on the services
                                                                                                                                                                .
As a borough, our prosperity in part     ments with leading organisations for    of policy relating to business, from      of Sutton Chamber and the benefits of
depends on the enterprising spirit of    its members.                            taxation, education, regulation,          becoming a member, call
the business community. At Sutton                                                transport, e-commerce, to energy          020 8642 9661, email:
                                                                                                                           admin@suttonchamber.co.uk or
                                                                                                                           visit www.suttonchamber.co.uk




                                                                                                                                                                     23
 Sustaining
 success
 for Sutton
 The Sutton Partnership’s                     > Developing a sustainable local economy      Key achievements so far:                        Supporting young adults
 Community Strategy 2008-20                   > Developing Sutton town centre
                                                                                            Smartbiz@sutton                                 Improved information, advice and
 called “Creating a sustainable                  as a focus for inward investment
                                                                                                                                            guidance has been a focus for partnership
 suburb in London” is the                     > Facilitating skills development in Sutton   This free event, which is held on a Saturday
                                                                                                                                            working, resulting in good levels of take up
 joint strategy of the borough’s              > Removing barriers to employment             in April, offers support and advice for small
                                                                                                                                            by those aged 16-18 not in employment,
 public service providers,                    > Creating a business environment that        and start-up businesses, and for those
                                                                                                                                            education or training.
 and partners in the voluntary,                  is conducive to, and encourages growth     thinking of starting a business. It includes
 community and business sectors.                 and enterprise                             an exhibition hall and seminars offering        Business mentoring
 The Partnership works together               > Fostering relationships within              advice and guidance. The event is run in
                                                                                                                                            Business mentors have been engaged
 to create a fairer, safer and                   the local business community               partnership with bodies across the public
                                                                                                                                            to provide advice and guidance to young
 greener borough.                             > Strengthening the role of Sutton            and private sector and in the last two years
                                                                                                                                            people. A programme aimed at getting
                                                 in the sub-region                          has been attended by over two hundred
 The strategy sets out eight themes,                                                                                                        lone parents into employment and training
                                              > Developing the capacity of                  and fifty people.
 which include Enterprise and Employment.                                                                                                   has also been successfully delivered.
                                                 partnership arrangements
                                                                                            “Smartbiz@sutton was a brilliant opportunity
 The long-term health of Sutton’s economy                                                                                                   Providing business support
                                              The action plan from this strategy is now     to network with others and take in a wealth
 will depend on a number of factors,
                                              being delivered by the following partners;    of information ranging from cost effective      Initial support has been provided to over
 most of which - especially the national
                                                                                            marketing solutions to all you need to          1,800 Sutton based businesses by our
 economic climate - are beyond the Sutton > Sutton Council
                                                                                            know about employment law and more!             partners at Business Focus and Business
 Partnership’s control, remit and resources. > Sutton Chamber
                                                                                            A huge success and I would definitely            Link. Intensive support has been accessed
 Nevertheless the Partnership believes        > Sutton Town Centre Partnership
                                                                                            recommend smartbiz@sutton to any start-         by over three hundred of these businesses.
 that marketing, campaigning and focused > Carshalton College
                                                                                            up businesses looking for that extra push
 interventions can produce effective results, > SCOLA                                                                                       Greening Business
                                                                                            in the right direction!” - Danny Willis from
 and priorities for action have been chosen > Jobcentre Plus
                                                                                            Branded Theatre and Film.                       The Go Green project is supporting Sutton
 that will provide maximum impact.            > Sutton Centre Voluntary Services
                                                                                                                                            businesses to become more efficient,
 An Economic Strategy was developed           > Business Focus                              Sutton Business Forum
                                                                                                                                            profitable and environmentally aware.
 for the borough and launched in 2007.        > South London Business
                                                                                            A business forum has been established           Since this project began in January
                                              > South London Partnership
 The following eight strategic areas have                                                   in partnership between Sutton Chamber           2007 seventy six businesses have
                                              > Learning and Skills Council South
 been identified in the Economic Strategy                                                    and Sutton Council to provide networking        been supported and have agreed an
 2007-2010 to outline the contribution                                                      opportunities for business in the area.         environmental action plan that will reduce
 the council and its partners will make to                                                  Additionally it serves as a platform for        energy and trade waste costs.
 achieve the local economic objectives:                                                     discussion about business issues such
                                                                                            as selling to big business, regulation and
                                                                                            skills. Some three hundred businesses
24                                                                                          attend the forum each year.
Partnership                                                                                                                            Sutton Chamber

                                                                                                                                       Membership has grown apace and


working                                                                                                                                the Chamber has run a series of well
                                                                                                                                       attended events including the monthly VIP
                                                                                                                                       Breakfasts. The breakfasts which run on
                                                                                                                                       the first Wednesday of each month offer
                                                                                                                                       the chance for businesses to network and
Sutton Chamber has made great                                                                                                          hear from a key speaker on an important
                                                                                                                                       topic to local businesses.
strides since its re-launch                                                                                                            Call 020 8642 9661
on May 4, 2006.                                                                                                                        for more information or visit
                                                                                                                                       www.suttonchamber.biz.


 Sutton Business Forum                       South London Partnership                     South London Business                        Business at SCOLA

 The Sutton Business Forum held its first     The South London Partnership was             South London Business is the                 SCOLA has been delivering learning
 event in 2006 and provides networking       created to ensure that the sub-region’s      ‘voice of business’ in south London.         programmes in a variety of locations
 opportunities for businesses operating      views are represented nationally and         The organisation’s aim is to help            across the borough for many years.
 in Sutton and the wider area. The forum     within London. They work with a wide         companies in south London prosper            This experience and expertise is
 holds 10 events per year, some being        range of south London organisations          by representing and articulating the         put to good use in the Business Unit.
 straight networking events others           and London’s Mayor, the Greater              interests of the business community
                                                                                                                                       Based in North Cheam, the business
 learning events where presentations         London Assembly, the London                  to local, regional and central government.
                                                                                                                                       development team is able to offer a
 around a certain subject will be given      Development Agency, Transport for
                                                                                          South London Business ensures                wide range of courses at the college
 followed by networking.                     London and Government Office for
                                                                                          South London’s economy continues             or in the workplace, designed to
                                             London - providing a vital strategic
 Learning events have focused on issues                                                   to prosper by providing political and        improve employees’ work skills and
                                             dimension to planning, transport,
 such as procuring from large companies                                                   practical support for businesses of all      the effectiveness of businesses.
                                             economic development, health,
 and the public sector, innovation, skills   housing, environment, skills and             sizes, and can assist companies in
                                                                                                                                       Business at SCOLA offers high
 and training and business regulation.       business support.                            Sutton by:
                                                                                                                                       quality training at value-for-money
 The Sutton Business Forum has also
                                                                                          > Helping companies find new                  rates; they can also, in some
 held its first Question Time which allowed   South London Partnership produces
                                                                                            commercial premises – through an           circumstances, maximise your
 members of the business community           a regular newsletter providing news,
                                                                                            online commercial property database,       training budget with subsidised
 to debate issues with members of            information and details of what is
                                                                                            www.southlondon                            provision in national priority areas.
 parliament, councillors and business        happening in south London. If you
 leaders. To date over three hundred         wish to receive free, regular updates          business.co.uk/property
                                                                                                                                       Please call 020 8254 0830,
 businesses have attended the Sutton         with the latest announcements from           > Supporting south London’s largest
                                                                                                                                       or visit www.scola.ac.uk/business
 Business Forum.                             government and its agencies, local free        companies through Celsius -
                                                                                                                                       to see if they can help with your
                                             events, information for businesses, public     an invitation-only business club,
 Details of forthcoming events can be                                                                                                  training needs.
                                             consultations and much more please             www.celsiusweb.co.uk
 found at www.suttonchamber.biz.
                                             register at www.southlondon                  > Providing skills training through a
                                             partnership.co.uk.                             programme of workshops and
                                                                                            seminars, www.work-smarter.info
                                                                                          For further information please visit
                                                                                          www.southlondonbusiness.co.uk.
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 Business Focus engages
 with those seeking to
 start a business, young
 and micro businesses,
 through to much larger
 operations.


     Business Focus                                    Business Link in London

     Business Focus is a business and management       Succeed in business with Business Link in        > We help established businesses find
     consultancy providing a range of support and      London’s free and impartial information and        workable solutions to your issues. This may
     services to the business community. Business      advice                                             include putting you in touch with a
     Focus engages with those seeking to start a                                                          Business Adviser or one of our partners.
     business through to large operations. The         If you are running or starting a small to
     services provided are designed to support the     medium-size business, Business Link in           For more established businesses you can meet
     development and growth of sustainable             London can help you to grow your business by     with one of our Business Adviser who will:
     business.                                         providing high quality information and advice,   > Look at your business issues objectively and
                                                       and connecting you to the right experts and        develop an action plan for growing your
     When funding is available through government or   sources of help.                                   business
     European sources, Business Focus is able to                                                        > Put you in touch with most appropriate
     offer some services on either a FREE or heavily   If you are starting a business or running a        business support such as UK Trade &
     subsidised basis.                                 business that is under 12 months old, we can:      Investment, the Manufacturing Advisory
     In addition to the above, Business Focus is       > Provide start-up packs, fact sheets,             Service or Access to Finance programmes.
     able to offer access to a range of business          ‘How To’and ‘No Nonsense’ guides              > Help you tackle key growth challenge such
     related workshops, workforce and skill            > Provide access to online tools (for business     as developing your business plan,
     development programmes including vocational          planning and local information)                 expanding into new markets or building a
     training and access to apprenticeships and work   > Refer you to other local support providers       management structure.
     placements.                                          and help dealing with regulations
                                                       > Enrol you on a ‘Starting a Business’           Please contact Business Link in London on
     To find out more about the range of services         Workshop                                      0845 6000 787 or visit
     available, please contact 020 8295 7070           > We refer social enterprises to specialist      www.businesslink.gov.uk/london
     or email: businessfocus@bromley.ac.uk                programmes, workshops and advisers.



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                                                                                    One Planet Living® in Sutton
                                                                                    is a project from BioRegional
                                                                                    & Sutton Council.


BioRegional                               South London                              Sutton Centre for the
                                          Learning Consortium                       Voluntary Sector (SCVS)
Local sustainable solutions experts       The South London Learning Consortium      Sutton Centre for the Voluntary Sector
BioRegional offer local businesses a      delivers high quality and effective       (SCVS) is part of a national network of
free sustainability audit and workshop.   vocational training and accreditation     250 Centres for the Voluntary Sector
As part of One Planet Living® in          programmes to London’s employers.         across the country.
Sutton, which aims to make Sutton
                                          The consortium consists of over 100       The organisation’s main purpose
the UK’s first sustainable borough,
                                          London based organisations specialising   is to promote, develop and support the
BioRegional will work with businesses
                                          in delivering training to help your       voluntary and community sector in Sutton.
to develop a comprehensive
                                          business succeed using flexible
Sustainability Action Plan. The Plan                                                Currently around 300 voluntary and
                                          delivery and assessment methods.
will help cut costs and boost your                                                  community groups are members of
reputation. Workshops run for one, two    For further information please            the SCVS. These vary considerably in
or three hours and are based on the       email sllc@sllc.org.uk                    size and scope from smaller volunteer
holistic One Planet Living framework      or call 020 8254 0810.                    led and run community groups to larger
that is used by organizations as                                                    organisations employing staff and
diverse as B&Q and Sutton Council.                                                  providing services to significant
                                                                                    numbers of local people.
Contact Tom Chance on
020 8404 4884, email                                                                For further information please email
tom.chance@bioregional.com                                                          enquiries@suttoncvs.org.uk
or visit www.oneplanetsutton.org                                                    or call 020 8644 2867.




                                                                                                                                27
 How can the
                                                                                                                                        Business Development
                                                                                                                                        Regulatory Services
                                                                                                                                        Whether you’ve been established for
                                                                                                                                        some time or just starting up, we can

 Council help?                                                                                                                          help with a range of support.

                                                                                                                                        Any questions regarding Trading
                                                                                                                                        Standards, Licensing, Food Hygiene or
                                                                                                                                        Health & Safety, we’ve got the answers.
                                                                                                                                        We can also point you in the direction
                                                                                                                                        of all support services available to LBS
                                                                                                                                        business and any employment or
                                                                                                                                        apprenticeship opportunities.

                                                                                                                                        For more information on any of the
                                                                                                                                        above contact:
                                                                                                                                        020 8770 5070 or visit our website at
                                                                                                                                        www.sutton.gov.uk


     Economic Renewal and
     Regeneration                              Town Centre Management                       Building Control                             Development Control

     The council’s specially qualified          Town centre management is recognised         Building Control is a statutory service     The Development Control Team is
     Economic Renewal team can help to:        across the country as an effective tool      that safeguards the built environment.      responsible for all planning applications
                                               for maintaining and strengthening                                                        for a wide range of developments,
     > Enable company relocation                                                            We ensure that new building work
                                               town centres and ensuring that they                                                      including works to trees, listed
     > Signpost business                                                                    satisfies standards in relation to health
                                               contribute fully to the life and character                                               buildings and within Conservation
       development support                                                                  and safety, energy conservation and
                                               of the area.                                                                             areas. Planning permission has to be
     > Access grant funding                                                                 access for people with disabilities.
                                                                                                                                        obtained from the Council for most
     > Advise on staff training and            The town centre manager co-ordinates
                                                                                            We administer and enforce a                 developments, including building and
       development issues                      activity within the public sector,
                                                                                            framework of national technical             engineering works, as well as changing
     > Provide economic intelligence           develops the town centre partnership
                                                                                            standards covering the design and           the use of a property or land.
     > Promote Sutton as a place               and initiates or supports town centre
                                                                                            construction and use of buildings by
       to do business                          improvements and projects.                                                               For more information contact:
                                                                                            examining deposited plans and
     > Attract inward investment and                                                                                                    020 8770 5070
                                               If your business is in Sutton town           inspecting building work in progress.
       interaction in the local supply chain                                                                                            Email:
                                               centre or you are considering an
                                                                                            We also investigate and take action         developmentcontrol@sutton.
     For more information contact:             acquisition there contact the Town
                                                                                            against breaches of Building Regulations.   gov.uk
     020 8770 5000                             Centre Manager.
                                                                                            For more information contact:
     Email: economic.renewal@                  For more information contact:                020 8770 5070
     sutton.gov.uk                             020 8770 5000
                                                                                            Email: building.control@
                                               Email: towncentre@sutton.gov.uk              sutton.gov.uk




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A workplace travel plan is a brief
document that sets out key actions
to encourage your staff and visitors
to travel more sustainably.


 Planning                                Greening Business                           Workplace Travel Plans

 The planning team is responsible for    Interested in Going Green?               Smarter Travel Sutton is working with        Transport for London has developed two
 producing the Local Development         Southlondon.biz has a new service        around 150 businesses to find solutions       support packages for businesses
 Framework, which supersedes the         to help small businesses in Sutton,      to travel and transport issues. Businesses   implementing voluntary travel plans:
 Unitary Development Plan. This          Merton, Kingston and Croydon in          can benefit from free consultancy, up to
                                                                                                                               > Enterprise offers localised support and
 includes managing development           their waste and energy management.       20 free cycle stands, match funding to
                                                                                                                                 advice for businesses with 20-250
 change and growth in a sustainable      It is funded through a contract with     implement travel plan measures (e.g. pool
                                                                                                                                 employees as well as free merchandise.
 manner for example through improving    the London Development Agency            bikes and shower and changing facilities)
                                                                                                                               > Corporate offers site specific
 the environment, transport and          (LDA), the Mayor’s agency for            as well as a signs package to make people
                                                                                                                                 consultancy advice for businesses
 promoting excellence in urban design.   sustainable economic development.        aware of your facilities.
                                                                                                                                 with 250+ employees as well
 For more information contact:           Working closely with local authority     As well as reducing your carbon footprint,     as funding to implement a quick
 020 8770 5070                           specialists, a team of greening          a travel plan can help your business save      win initiative.
 Email: LDF@sutton.gov.uk.               business officers will visit businesses   money through reduced parking, improved      If you would like to know more about
                                         to help them review their waste and      site accessibility and a healthier and       how your organisation can benefit from
                                         energy use and to identify ways of       more productive workforce.                   a workplace travel plan both practically
                                         reducing waste, to recycle and to                                                     and financially, please contact the
 Business Rates                          manage energy in a cost effective                                                     workplace travel plan team.
                                         and environmentally friendly manner.
 For information on all aspects of                                                                                             For more information call
                                         For more information contact:                                                         020 8770 4567
 Business Rates including relief rates
                                         020 8947 0055
 and discounts that your business                                                                                              Email: travelplans@sutton.gov.uk
                                         Email: bill@southlondon.biz
 may be entitled to please contact us
 on 020 8409 7100 or e-mail us at        Alternatively contact Business
 businessrates@sutton.gov.uk             Regulatory Services:
                                         020 8770 5070
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 Looking
 Forward


     Local Development                        Sutton Town Centre
                                                                                        Hackbridge                               Proposed ETAP Hotel
     Framework                                Area Action Plan

     Sutton Council is currently developing   This plan, part of the suite of local     Sutton Council has been working          It is proposed to construct a 100 bed
     and consulting on its spatial plan for   development framework plans, sets         in partnership with residents,           hotel above the St. Nicholas Centre
     the long-term future development of      out management for the future             community groups and businesses          car park. The proposed hotel would
     the borough.                             growth and development of the             to draw up ambitious plans to turn       be a lightweight structure powered
                                              town centre. It will identify key areas   Hackbridge, and ultimately Sutton,       by a Combined Heat and Power plant
     This plan will take the form of a                                                  into the UK’s first ‘sustainable          (CHP). Located within the town centre
                                              for future development to meet
     series of documents called the local                                               suburb’ - creating a vibrant community   it would benefit from good public
                                              the long-term need for additional
     development framework and will                                                     where people want to live and work,      transport links. It would seek to
                                              shopping, employment and housing,
     guide future planning decisions                                                    that protects the local environment      cater for the needs of business
                                              and for regeneration.
     taken by the council. To find out                                                   and meets the needs of local residents   people during the week and visitors
     more about this development please       The draft Plan will identify any major    both now and in the future. BedZED       at weekends. Such development will
     visit www.sutton.gov.uk.                 options for development of the town       is based in Hackbridge.                  lead to an increase in demand in the
                                              centres infrastructure, such as the                                                town centre for a good range of
                                              transport network, and other              The aim is to develop a sustainable      restaurants and entertainment.
                                              development.                              suburb and reduce its ecological
                                                                                        footprint in accordance with the ten
                                                                                        One Planet Living Principles.




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Tramlink                                     Gas Works                                  South Point Development               Croydon Road Development


In the Mayor’s Transport Strategy 2001,      Although the site is still required for    This development in Sutton town       Work is now well under way developing
a commitment was made to explore the         operational purposes and surplus           centre is a mixed use development     the former Paynes Poppets site on
potential for extending the Tramlink         buildings have been let for other          which will provide retail and café    the Croydon Road.
network where it would be cost effective.    employment related uses on a               and restaurant floorspace along with
                                                                                                                              The redevelopment includes creation
Initial surveys indicated that four routes   short-term basis, significant               much needed housing in the form of
                                                                                                                              of 22 new industrial units and
would have potential. Two of these           redevelopment opportunities                one, two and three bedroom flats.
                                                                                                                              some warehouse units with first
included Sutton. Whilst no funding has       exist on a site of 1.26 hectares.
                                                                                        The site will also see new            floor, mezzanine and ancillary office
so far been committed the Council is
                                             Due to the site’s visually dominant        landscaping and pedestrian            accommodation. This development
keen to see Tramlink brought to Sutton.
                                             position, any redevelopment will           access to Sutton Station.             will bring in a number of jobs to the
The two routes proposed for Sutton           need to ensure the site’s integration                                            area and retains the land for much
pass through the north of the borough        with this part of the town centre and                                            needed employment space.
and terminate in Tooting and Wimbledon       achieve a significant visual improvement
respectively. As well as improving           to an area, which currently detracts
connections with these areas, linking up     from the appearance of the Town
to the rest of the Tramlink system will      Centre as a whole.
allow access to the rest of the network.     A mixed-use scheme with appropriate
Economically this will bring benefits in      town centre related uses (including
terms of a greater pool of potential         an element of housing) would be the
labour and demand for goods and              most appropriate future use of the site.
services in the Sutton area.



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 Safer Sutton
 Trader Scheme
                                               The scheme was introduced by Sutton Council’s
                                               Business Regulation Service so that local
                                               residents can employ traders who come to work
                                               at their home, confident that certain standards
                                               will be met.

                                               Businesses have to demonstrate their
                                               commitment to fair, professional and honest
                                               trade to be included in the list. Since January
                                               2010 we have asked traders for criminal record
                                               checks before accepting them on to the scheme.

                                               If you would like a copy of the list please
                                               contact Sutton Council on 020 8770 5070,
                                               at the Civic Offices.

                                               If your business would like to be part of this
                                               initiative then please contact the council on
                                               020 8770 5070 for an Application Pack.




            Safer Sutton
            Trader Scheme        THE SUTTON
                                 PARTNERSHIP
               Sponsored by
            The London Borough
                 of Sutton




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                                                                                      Advertisers’ Classification Index
Accountants . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .34      Flooring Materials & Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .53
Accounting & Book-Keeping Services . . . . . . . . . . .34                       Garage Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .53
Advertising & Marketing Agencies . . . . . . . . . . . . . .34                   Gardening Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .55
Auditors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .35   Government - Local & National . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .55
Banks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .36    Heating & Plumbing Contractors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .55
Builders & Building Contractors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .36                Human Resources Consultants . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .55
Business & Management Consultants . . . . . . . . . . .36                        Insurance Agents, Consultants & Brokers . . . . . . . . .55
Business Colleges & Training Services . . . . . . . . . . .37
                                                                                 Leisure & Sports Centres . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .56
Business Support Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .37
                                                                                 Locksmiths . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .56
Butchers - Retail . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39
                                                                                 Loft Convertors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .57
Care Agencies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39
                                                                                 Office Furniture & Equipment - Retail / Rental . . . . .57
Carpets & Rugs - Retail . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39
                                                                                 Orthodontists . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .57
Caterers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39
                                                                                 Payroll Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .59
Chauffeuring Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39
                                                                                 Photographers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .59
Cleaning - Contract & Commercial . . . . . . . . . . . . . .41
                                                                                 Print, Copy & Design Shops . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61
Coach / Bus Services & Hire . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .45
                                                                                 Property Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61
Colleges & Further Education . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .45
Design Services & Consultants . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .45                Removals & Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61

Driving Tuition . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .45      Roofing Contractors / Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61
Electrical Contractors, Electricians & Engineers . . . .47                       Safes - Suppliers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .63
Environmental & Pollution - Consultants / Services .49                           Security Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .63
Exhibition, Conference & Function Venues . . . . . . . .49                       Shutter - Manufacture / Supply . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .64
Financial Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .49         Sign Makers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .64
Fire & Burglar Alarm - Supply . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .51                Telecommunications - Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .65

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     Advertisers’ Directory
     Accountants                                            Accounting & Book-Keeping Services
     Morgans Chartered Accountants                         The Bookkeeping Bureau
     & Business Advisers                                   71 Erskine Road
     Berkley House                                         Sutton
     86 High Street                                        Surrey
     Carshalton                                            SM1 3AT
     Surrey SM5 3AE                                        Tel: 020 8644 7420
     Tel: 020 8773 4466                                    Fax: 020 8644 7420
     Email: mail@morgansca.co.uk                           Email: enquiries@thebookkeepingbureau.com
     Web: www.morgansca.co.uk                              Web: www.thebookkeepingbureau.com
     Emp Band: 1-5                                         Bus Sector: Commercial
                                                           See advert on page: 4
     Bus Sector: Professional
     Main Contact: Mr Richard Morgan - Proprietor
                                                            Advertising & Marketing Agencies
     Myrus Smith
     Norman House                                          WSI
     8 Burnell Road                                        16 Cranley Gardens
                                                           Wallington
     Sutton, Surrey
                                                           Surrey
     SM1 4BW
                                                           SM6 9PR
     Tel: 020 8661 1625
                                                           Tel: 0845 345 2592
     Fax: 020 8643 3446
                                                           Fax: 0870 122 0626
     Email: mail@myrussmith.co.uk                          Email: david@wsigotwebsolutions.com
     Web: www.myrussmith.co.uk                             Web: www.wsigotwebsolutions.com
     Est: 1927                                             Est: 2002
     Emp Band: 11-25                                       Emp Band: 1-5
     Bus Sector: Professional                              Bus Sector: Sole Trader
     Main Contact: Mr Kevin Fisher - Partner               Main Contact: Mr David Duncan - Proprietor
     Chartered accountants.                                Internet marketing.
     See advert on page: 2                                 See advert on page: 35

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Auditors
Myrus Smith
Norman House, 8 Burnell Road
Sutton, Surrey SM1 4BW
Tel: 020 8661 1625                                       C h a r t e r e d A c c o u n t a n t s
Fax: 020 8643 3446                                       a n d B u s i n e s s A d v i s e r s
Email: mail@myrussmith.co.uk
                                                         • Business Planning and Advice
Web: www.myrussmith.co.uk
                                                         • Business Sales and Purchases
Est: 1927                                                • Business Support Services            86 High Street
Emp Band: 11-25                                          • Tax Advice and Planning                 Carshalton
Bus Sector: Professional                                 • Tax Return preparation                    SM5 3AE
Main Contact: Mr Kevin Fisher - Partner                  • Accounts Software                 t: 020 8773 4466
                                                         • Business Startups                 f: 020 8773 4471
Chartered accountants.
                                                         • Annual Accounts        http://www.morgansca.co.uk
See advert on page: 2
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     Banks
     Banks                                                 Mansell Construction Services Ltd
                                                           Roman House
     HSBC Bank Plc                                         11-27 Grant Road
     75-77 High Street, Sutton, Surrey SM1 1DU             Croydon
     Tel: 0845 584 3097
                                                           Surrey
     Emp Band: 26-50
                                                           CR9 6BU
     Bus Sector: Commercial
                                                           Tel: 020 8654 8191
     Small business advisor for companies with turnovers
                                                           Web: www.constructingcommunities.com
     of upto half a million pounds.
     See advert on page: 68                                Est: 1908
                                                           Bus Sector: Commercial
                                                           Main Contact: Mr Robert McDonald Wood -
     Builders & Building Contractors                       Business Development Manager
     Drew Partnership Ltd                                  See advert on: Outside Back Cover
     92 Church Hill Road, Sutton, Surrey SM3 8LJ
     Tel: 020 8288 6600
     Fax: 020 8288 6601                                     Business & Management Consultants
     Email: info@drewpartnership.co.uk                     Impackta Ltd
     Emp Band: 11-25                                       2 Cheam Court, Station Way
     Bus Sector: Commercial                                Sutton
     See advert on page: 62
                                                           Surrey
     Hexagon Developments Ltd                              SM3 8SP
     9 The Broadway, Manor Lane, Sutton, Surrey SM1 4BU    Tel: 0333 344 7788
     Tel: 020 8722 7419                                    Fax: 0333 344 7789
     Fax: 020 8296 0301                                    Email: p.wells@impackta.com
     Email: info@hexagon-developments.co.uk                Web: www.impackta.com
     Web: www.hexagon-developments.co.uk                   Est: 2002
     Est: 2003                                             Emp Band: 1-5
     Bus Sector: Commercial                                Bus Sector: Commercial
     Maintenance contractors.                              Main Contact: Mr Phil Wells - Director
     See advert on page: 6                                 Life and business coaching.

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                                                                                      Business Support Services
Business Colleges & Training Services                                 Business Support Services
Carshalton College                                                   Business Link In London
Nightingale Road, Carshalton, Surrey SM5 2EJ                         1st Floor
Tel: 020 8544 4497                                                   Link House
Fax: 020 8544 4440                                                   292-308 Southbury Road
Email: business.services@carshalton.ac.uk                            Enfield
Web: www.carshalton.ac.uk                                            Middlesex
Emp Band: 251-500                                                    EN1 1TS
Bus Sector: Non - Commercial                                         Tel: 0845 600 0787
Main Contact: Mrs Marie Palmer -                                     Email: info@bllondon.co.uk
Business Services Consultant                                         Web: www.businesslink.gov.uk/london
Working in partnership with you to provide training and              Bus Sector: Non - Commercial
development programmes.                                              Free and impartial business advisory service.
See advert on page: 8                                                See advert on page: 38


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                                                                        Chauffeuring Services
Butchers - Retail                                      Caterers
Brandts Butchers Ltd                                  Classe Catering
49 Lower Road, Sutton, Surrey SM1 4QR                 44 Tweedale Road, Carshalton, Surrey SM5 1SU
Tel: 020 8643 2479                                    Tel: 020 8395 8422
Est: 2009                                             Email: enquiries@classecatering.co.uk
Emp Band: 1-5                                         Web: www.classecatering.co.uk
Bus Sector: Commercial                                Bus Sector: Commercial
See advert on page: 40                                See advert on page: 41

Care Agencies                                         Surrey Catering
                                                      568 Kingston Road, Raynes Park, Surrey SW20 8DR
SureCare Services
                                                      Tel: 020 8543 3770
Southbridge House, Southbridge Place
                                                      Fax: 020 8543 3770
Croydon, Surrey CR0 4HA
                                                      Email: surreycatering@hotmail.co.uk
Tel: 0208 240 4494
                                                      Web: www.surreycatering.com
Fax: 0208 240 4464
                                                      Est: 1981
Email: liz@surecarecroydon.com
                                                      Emp Band: 6-10
Web: www.surecare.co.uk
                                                      Bus Sector: Commercial
Est: 2000
                                                      Main Contact: Mr Steven Teraoka - Manager
Bus Sector: Commercial
                                                      See advert on page: 4
See advert on page: 40

Carpets & Rugs - Retail                                Chauffeuring Services
Direct Carpets & Flooring                             Platinum Drive Ltd
71-73 Sutton Common Road, Sutton, Surrey SM1 3HN      The Studio, Canon House, Canons Lane
Tel: 020 8288 1166                                    Burgh Heath, Surrey KT20 6DP
Fax: 020 8288 1167                                    Tel: 01737 379379
Emp Band: 1-5                                         Email: info@platinumdriveltd.com
Bus Sector: Retail                                    Web: www.platinumdriveltd.com
Main Contact: Mrs Nancy Maher - Proprietor            Bus Sector: Commercial
See advert on page: 54                                See advert on page: 42

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                                                                              BRANDTS
                                                                              BUTCHERS
                                                                        Brandts is a new butcher supplying a range of traditional
                                                                         and international meat with complementary products.
                                                                        We locally source, develop and diversify our selections
                       020 8643 2479                                        to include free-range options in response to
                                                                                          customer demand.
                     49 Lower Road, Sutton, Surrey SM1 4QR
                     www.brandtsbutchers.co.uk                                         Open Tuesday to Saturday


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       SureCare (Croydon & Sutton) is a family-owned company,
       supported by an excellent team, who all take pride in offering
       specific, bespoke care packages designed to meet the individual
       needs of you, or your loved ones.

       We are delighted to report that we are accredited by CQC
       (Care Quality Commission) as an “excellent” 3-star rated
       care agency.

       Services include:
       • Personal care, helping clients to get out of bed, washing,
         dressing, toilet care, and preparation for the day ahead
       • Supervision of medication needs
       • Preparation of meals, washing up
       • Housework, cleaning, ironing
       • Shopping
       • Getting ready for bed
       • Care shifts, day or night
       • Respite care
       For more information :
       Please call 020 8240 4494 / 4495 / 4496 or 07967 672 131

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                                                         Cleaning - Contract & Commercial
Cleaning - Contract & Commercial                        Unique Support Services
                                                        Parker House
ACT Gardening & Cleaning
                                                        44 Stafford Road
26 West Drive
Sutton                                                  Wallington
Surrey                                                  Surrey
SM2 7NA                                                 SM6 9AA
Tel: 020 8915 0006                                      Tel: 0800 977 4860
Fax: 020 8915 0006                                      Email: info@unique.org.uk
Email: act@simply-info.com
                                                        Web: www.uniqueclean.co.uk
Est: 1990
                                                        Est: 1992
Emp Band: 11-25
Bus Sector: Commercial                                  Bus Sector: Commercial
Main Contact: Mr Steve Coker - Director                 Main Contact: Mr Paul Vincent - Proprietor
See advert on page: 43                                  See advert on page: 43




                                                 Classe Catering
                                                  FAMI LY C ATE RE RS BASE D I N C HE AM, SU RRE Y

                                           PROFESSIONAL • AFFORDABLE • FRIENDLY • FLEXIBLE
                                              C ater in g fo r all lo cal even ts, lar g e o r smal l :
                                                      W e d d i n g s • An n i ve r sa r i e s • B i r t hd a ys
                                              Fi r st H o ly Co m m u n i o n s • Chr i st e n i n g s • Wake s
                                                 M e e t i n g s • D i n n e r & G a r d e n Pa r t i e s • BBQ s
                                                          An n u a l • S e a so n a l • Pr o m o t i o n a l


                            020 8395 8422 www.classecatering.co.uk
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                       Platinum Drive Ltd

       Platinum Drive Ltd is now the largest private hire company               Specialising in:
       in Banstead and boasts a large fleet of high standard vehicles and       • Airport Transfers                   • Lady Drivers
       services tailored to meet every possible travel requirement. Catering
                                                                                • Coaches 26 – 72 seats               • Local Transfers
       for all journeys be they local or long distance you are guaranteed
       a high standard of service. With a full 24 hour service available 7      • Corporate Travel                    • Minicabs
       days a week you can be sure of a prompt, reliable and professional                                             • Minibuses 12 – 18 passengers
                                                                                • Conference Transport
       service at all times. Health and safety are of paramount importance
                                                                                  & Logistics                         • Prom Nights –
       and ALL drivers and vehicles are continuously monitored for safety                                               Hen & Stag Nights
       and service standards. All drivers hold full enhanced CRB                • Courier Services
                                                                                                                      • Seaport Transfers
       disclosures and regularly undergo assessments and driver training        • Executive Saloons
       to ensure all customers are transported in the safest possible hands.                                          • Sightseeing Tours
                                                                                • 8 Passengers Vehicles with
       Our services to the corporate industry include conference transport                                            • Special Occasions
                                                                                  huge luggage capacity
       and logistics and we regularly undertake such events, co-ordinating                                            • Theatre Trips and
       and transferring anywhere between 20 and 900 delegates per event,        • Home 2 School Transport –             Nights Out
       besides the daily Airport and Station transfers. We endeavour to           Endorsed by
                                                                                  Surrey County Council and           • Wheelchair Access Vehicles
       offer the most competitive rates without compromising on service
                                                                                  The London Boroughs                 • Weddings
       standards and tailor the services to meet with the clients’ individual
       requirements.                                                            We offer a genuine 10% discount on all Airport, Seaport and Central
                                                                                London return journeys when booking both ways*.
       Platinum Drive Ltd                                                       We offer account facilities for corporate and private individuals who
       Reservations   +44(0) 1737 379 379                                       travel on a regular basis and accept all major credit and debit cards.
                      +44(0) 1737 400 400
       Accounts       +44(0) 208 655 8472                                       Give us a try and see why the local community and businesses choose
                                                                                to use Platinum Drive Ltd.
       Web            www.platinumdriveltd.com
       E-Mail         info@platinumdriveltd.com                                 *Cash transactions only.
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Residents Associations
Managing Agents
Commercial Premises                              Gardening and Cleaning Services
                                                                      All aspects of Gardening Including:
Fully Insured, Fully Trained Staff                                      Lawn Care and Treatment, Turfing,
                                                                Pruning and Planting, Tree Work, Fencing,
                                                                     Landscaping and Grounds Clearance

                                                                         All aspects of Cleaning Including:
                                                            Cleaning of Communal Areas, Carpet Cleaning,
                                                               Windows, Wash Downs, Pressure Cleaning,
                                                                         Clearances and Rubbish Removal

Quality, Reliable Service                                                 For a Free Estimate Call
Cuddington House, West Drive,
Sutton SM2 7NA
                                                                 0203 417 8715   www.act-services.co.uk
                                                                                                      3024067




Specialists in           Tel: 020 8669 4377
window cleaning,         Fax: 020 8669 8532
                         Freephone: 0800 977 4860
and in marble, granite email: info@unique.org.uk
                         www.uniqueclean.co.uk
and stonework
maintenance Parker House 44 Stafford Road Wallington SM6 9AA
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                            G T International
                               Hospitality Without Limits
       We will help you to successfully organise any outing for which you
       would prefer to leave the driving to the professionals.
       Luxury Coaches from 24 - 78 seats to suit all your travel needs including:
           • Outings for Senior Citizens, Schools, Associations and Clubs
           • Airport and Seaport Transfers                                                   36 Braemar Road
           • Coastal Trips                                                                     Worcester Park
           • UK and Continental Tours                                                         Surrey KT4 8SW
           • School Contracts                                                             020 8337 7937
           • Theatre and Concert outings                                                  01372 729395
           • Weddings                                                                     www.gt-international.org
                                       Contact us today for a competitive quotation   e: info@gt-international.org
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                                                                                         Driving Tuition
Coach / Bus Services & Hire                               Design Services & Consultants
GT International                                          Layer Zero
36 Braemar Road                                           7 Tudor Court, Brighton Road
Worcester Park                                            Sutton, Surrey
Surrey KT4 8SW                                            SM2 5AE
Tel: 020 8337 7937                                        Tel: 020 8915 0708
Email: info@gt-international.org                          Email: info@layerzero.tv
Web: www.gt-international.org                             Web: www.layerzero.tv
Est: 1982                                                 Bus Sector: Commercial
Emp Band: 11-25
Bus Sector: Commercial
                                                          Driving Tuition
                                                          Gold Pass Driving School
Colleges & Further Education                              2 Parkside Cottages, Station Approach
Carshalton College                                        Belmont, Surrey SM2 6BW
Nightingale Road                                          Tel: 020 8643 1888
Carshalton                                                Email: goldpass@msn.com
Surrey                                                    Web: www.goldpassdrivingschool.co.uk
SM5 2EJ                                                   Bus Sector: Commercial
Tel: 020 8544 4497                                        Main Contact: Mr Gareth McDonagh
Fax: 020 8544 4440                                        See advert on page: 46 & 47
Email: business.services@carshalton.ac.uk
Web: www.carshalton.ac.uk                                 That’s Andy
Emp Band: 251-500                                         Flat 3, Beech House
Bus Sector: Non - Commercial                              18 Shirley Oaks Road
Main Contact: Mrs Marie Palmer -                          Croydon, Surrey CR0 8YW
Business Services Consultant                              Tel: 07960 347180
Working in partnership with you to provide training and   Bus Sector: Commercial
development programmes.                                   Main Contact: Mr Andy Hortin - Proprietor
See advert on page: 8                                     See advert on page: 47

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                                  GOLD PASS
                                  DRIVING SCHOOL
                                  Through the provision of top quality driving instructors, cars and
                                  equipment, our aim is to provide the highest quality training in order to
                                  ensure that our pupils receive an enjoyable learning experience in the
                                  safest possible environment, leaving them equipped to become safe
                                  and successful drivers.

                                  ✔   Gold Pass Driving School provides the very best in new and improver
                                      driver training and offers many benefits.

                                  ✔   Gold Pass is an independent, local professional driving school newly
                                      established in 2009
Our Services
Driving theory test tuition       ✔   Brand new Peugeot 207 instructor cars (recognised as one of the best
and practice                          instructor cars on the market)

Driving instruction               ✔   Cars fully installed with “He-Man” dual controls for optimum safety
Pass Plus                         ✔   Company registered with the government’s Driving Standards Agency
Refresher and improver courses    ✔   Fully qualified DSA registered ADI instructors
Safe motorway driving tuition
                                  ✔   Cars fully branded to alert other road users

                                  ✔   Involved with a number of local schools

                                  ✔   Uniformed professional instructors




0208 643 1888
www.goldpassdrivingschool.co.uk
                                            Electrical Contractors, Electricians & Engineers
Electrical Contractors,                                               Shine Electrics
Electricians & Engineers                                              8 St. John’s Road
                                                                      Sutton
Beeches Electrical
30 Banstead Road                                                      Surrey
Carshalton                                                            SM1 3JA
Surrey                                                                Tel: 020 8241 0918
SM5 3NR                                                               Email: graham@theshines.net
Tel: 020 8661 7601                                                    Web: www.shineelectrics.com
Fax: 020 8395 5328                                                    Est: 1989
Email: tonyvaghela@msn.com
                                                                      Emp Band: 1-5
Web: www.beecheselectrical.co.uk
Emp Band: 1-5                                                         Bus Sector: Sole Trader
Bus Sector: Commercial                                                Main Contact: Mr Graham Shine - Proprietor
Main Contact: Mr Tony Vaghela - Director                              Electrical contractors. Mobile: 07889 094060.
See advert on page: 6                                                 See advert on page: 48

                           GOLD PASS
                           DRIVING SCHOOL
                                                                                 Looking to Learn to drive?

                           Gold Pass is a genuinely local driving
                           school. Proprietor Gareth McDonagh
                                                                                     That’s Andy
                           was born and educated within the
                                                                                       07960 347180
                           borough and has extensive
                           knowledge of the local roads.

 Over 50% of customers     After 2 years working for a national         I am a friendly and patient instructor who
      from referrals       driving school, he has now set up              will give you a personal approach to your
                           Gold Pass - using the best possible
  Testimonials available   cars and the best dual control system
                                                                            driving lessons, to help you enjoy this
     High pass rates       available. Instructors wear uniforms                   important step in your life.
                           and fully branded cars are
    Free Theory Test
       coaching at
                           scheduled for replacement every                 •   Christmas and birthday vouchers
                           7 months.
      local schools                                                        •   Block booking discounts
 Qualified for Pass Plus   0208 643 1888                                   •   PassPlus registered
        training.          www.goldpassdrivingschool.co.uk                 •   Motorway & refresher courses
                                                                                                                      3023627
                                                            3023397


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                                                                                                            3023682



                                                          A magnificent, seventeenth-century
                                                          house in Carshalton
                                                          For training, conference and business events

                                      The Strawberry Lodge venue offers a peaceful environment for
                                      professional people to meet, learn and develop their skills.

      The premises offer:             Rooms are equipped with screen and flip chart;
      • training/meeting rooms        video player and monitor available on request.
      • coffee shop
      • lounge                        The central lounge gives clients a place to relax between sessions
      • multi-purpose hall            and catering can be provided to suit each client, with sandwiches
      • facilities for the disabled   or cold buffet meals served at their convenience.
      • free parking
      • space for break-out groups    Tel & Fax: (020) 8669 1895 • Email: info@strawberrylodge.co.uk
                                      www.strawberrylodge.co.uk
                                                                                                           3023756


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                                                                                  Financial Services
Smith & Byford Ltd                                        Exhibition, Conference
St. George House
                                                          & Function Venues
Station Approach
Cheam, Surrey                                            Strawberry Lodge Conference Centre
SM2 7AT                                                  Strawberry Lane, Carshalton
Tel: 020 8643 1080                                       Surrey SM5 2NQ
Fax: 020 8643 4653                                       Tel: 020 8669 1895
Web: www.smithandbyford.com                              Email: info@strawberrylodge.co.uk
Bus Sector: Commercial                                   Web: www.strawberrylodge.co.uk
Electrical and gas contractors.                          Bus Sector: Commercial
See advert on page: 50

                                                          Financial Services
Environmental & Pollution -                              HSBC Bank Plc
Consultants / Services                                   75-77 High Street, Sutton
BioRegional Development Group                            Surrey SM1 1DU
BedZED Centre                                            Tel: 0845 584 3097
24 Helios Road                                           Emp Band: 26-50
Wallington                                               Bus Sector: Commercial
Surrey                                                   Small business advisor for companies with turnovers of
SM6 7BZ                                                  upto half a million pounds.
Tel: 020 8404 4880                                       See advert on page: 68
Fax: 020 8404 4893
Email: info@bioregional.com                              SME Euro Finance
Web: www.bioregional.com                                 4 Mulgrave Chambers, 26-28 Mulgrave Road
Est: 1994                                                Sutton, Surrey SM2 6LE
Emp Band: 26-50                                          Tel: 020 8652 7666
Bus Sector: Non - Commercial                             Fax: 020 8652 7544
We invent and deliver practical solutions                Web: www.smeeuro.com
for sustainability.                                      Bus Sector: Commercial
See advert on: Inside front cover                        See advert on page: 51

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               Smith & Byford                                Specialist Building Service Engineers



             Electrical        •     Domestic Gas             •      BMS        •   Mechanical


                       Smith & Byford were established in 1966 and have diversified to
                       meet the changing and evolving needs of our clients with a 40
                       year history and commitment to service delivery to the social
                       housing sector.

                       Over 200 staff, focused locally and providing a full range of
                       in-house specialist services:
                       8 Gas Servicing and Installation - Domestic and Commercial
                       8 Electrical repairs, Maintenance and Install -
                          Domestic & Commercial
                       8 Trend and Honeywell Building Automation, HVAC and IT
                          Control Solutions




            Smith & Byford, St Georges House, Station Approach, Cheam SM2 7AJ
            Tel: 020 8643 1080 • www.smithandbyford.com
                                                                                                     3023547


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                                                               Fire & Burglar Alarm - Supply
Fire & Burglar Alarm - Supply                          Total Security Systems
                                                       Vision House, 16 Liongate Enterprise Park
Associated Security Group                              Morden Road, Mitcham
59 London Road, Wallington                             Surrey
Surrey SM6 7HW                                         CR4 4NY
Tel: 020 8669 7836                                     Tel: 0845 370 2262
Fax: 020 8669 9890                                     Fax: 0845 370 2263
Email: sales@associatedsecuritygroup.co.uk             Email: info@thetssgroup.co.uk
Web: www.associatedsecuritygroup.co.uk                 Web: www.thetssgroup.co.uk
Est: 1969                                              Est: 1995
Emp Band: 11-25                                        Emp Band: 6-10
Bus Sector: Commercial                                 Bus Sector: Commercial
Free surveys. Established for 40 years.                Main Contact: Matthew Draper
Specialist in security.                                All aspects of security systems.
See advert on page: 53                                 See advert on page: 52

                                SME Eurofinance are a local independent finance house that
                                provides alternative funding solutions to government, commerce,
                                industry and the professions.

                                Businesses don’t pay their staff five years in advance so why pay
                                for income producing equipment in advance? SME Eurofinance
                                provide leasing solutions to spread the cost of assets as they are used.

                                SME Eurofinance help you to take control of your cash flow to unlock
                                funds that could be used to operate and grow your business.

        Whatever stage of the life cycle your business is in, we are the local specialists to help.

                                     SME Eurofinance Group Plc
              4 Mulgrave Chambers > 26-28 Mulgrave Road > Sutton > Surrey > SM2 6LE
                          tel: 020 8652 7666 > email: sales@smeeuro.com
                                                                                                      3023755


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        We are an established, independent company who Supply, Install and Maintain all aspects of:


                                  Integrated Security Systems

               • CCTV Systems • Access Control Systems • Intruder Alarms • Fire Alarms
            • Door-Entry Intercom Systems • System Remote Monitoring • Locksmith Service

                                        Residential, Commercial, Industrial

                                  Protecting Life, Property and the Environment

          We are a professional team who are dedicated to providing an efficient service from Initial
                  Survey through to System Installation and Planned Maintenance Visits.

                    We are recognised by both the Surrey and Metropolitan Police Forces.
                            We have been awarded accreditation by the following:
                        NSI (Nacoss), Safe Contractor, Construction-Line, Achilles

                        Please feel free to call for free advice or a non-obligation survey.
                                 Please visit our website for more information.



                                         Tel: 0845 370 2262
                                             www.thetssgroup.co.uk

                                                                                                        3023628

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                                                                                       Garage Services
Flooring Materials                                      Garage Services
& Services                                             Church Hill Motors
Direct Carpets                                         126 Abbotts Road
& Flooring                                             Sutton
71-73 Sutton Common Road                               Surrey
Sutton                                                 SM3 9SX
Surrey                                                 Tel: 020 8644 3777
SM1 3HN                                                Email: churchillmotors@yahoo.co.uk
Tel: 020 8288 1166                                     Web: www.churchhillmotors.co.uk
Fax: 020 8288 1167                                     Est: 1957
Emp Band: 1-5                                          Emp Band: 1-5
Bus Sector: Retail                                     Bus Sector: Commercial
Main Contact: Mrs Nancy Maher - Proprietor             Main Contact: Mr Michael Guinnane - Proprietor
See advert on page: 54                                 See advert on page: 54



    ASSOCIATED SECURITY GROUP LTD
    59 London Road Hackbridge SM6 7HW                                www.associatedsecuritygroup.co.uk
                                Call us today for a free consultation or survey
                                             Intruder Alarms. Access Control. CCTV
                                 Locksmiths. Safe Engineers. Safe Moves & Disposal
                                       Gates. Grilles. Shutters Installation & Service
                                                                 Key Cutting Service
                                                 Associated Security are approved installers   Protecting
                                               to Croydon, Merton, Fulham & Hammersmith
                                                 and Sutton councils and have been trading
                                                                                                People
                                                                           for over 40Years       and
                                         Sales and Service 020 8669 2000                        property
                                              sales@associatedsecuritygroup.co.uk              ISO9001:2008
                                      NSI GOLD APPROVED INTRUDER ALARM ACCESS CONTROL & CCTV INSTALLERS
                                                  COMPANY MEMBERS OF THE MASTER LOCKSMITHS ASSOCIATION

                                                                                                        3023851


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                   Design Floors Now Available


                    Laminate, Solid wood
                    floors & much, much more.




                                                                                                                   3023758




                                                Church Hill Motors
                                                  • Established 1957 • MOT Testing - While U Wait Service
                                                   • Catalysts & Diesels • Servicing - All Makes Welcome
                                            • Batteries & Tyres • Full Coachwork Facilities • Engine Diagnostics
                                              • ABS Diagnostics • Brakes & Clutches • Welding • Auto Electrics
                                                      • Local Collection & Delivery • Special OAP Rates




      Call 020 8644 3777 or 020 8644 6812
                         126 Abbotts Road, North Cheam, Surrey SM3 9SX
                                                                                                                   3022871


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                                               Insurance Agents, Consultants & Brokers
Gardening Services                                        Human Resources
ACT Gardening & Cleaning                                  Consultants
26 West Drive, Sutton, Surrey SM2 7NA
Tel: 020 8915 0006                                       Catalyst HR
Fax: 020 8915 0006                                       40 Salisbury Avenue
Email: act@simply-info.com                               Cheam, Sutton, SM1 2DJ
Est: 1990                                                Tel: 020 8643 2187
Emp Band: 11-25
Bus Sector: Commercial                                   Email: info@catalyst-hr.com
Main Contact: Mr Steve Coker - Director                  Web: www.catalyst-hr.com
See advert on page: 43                                   Est: 1999
                                                         Bus Sector: Commercial
Government - Local & National                            Main Contact: Ms Christine Tebbutt - Director
London Borough Of Sutton                                 See advert on page: 56
Business Development and Regulation Service
Civic Offices, St. Nicholas Way
Sutton, Surrey SM1 1EA                                    Insurance Agents,
Tel: 020 8770 5070
Web: www.sutton.gov.uk                                    Consultants & Brokers
Emp Band: 26-50                                          Osborne & Sons
Bus Sector: Non - Commercial                             (Insurance Consultants) Ltd
Main Contact: Business Regulation Services Manager       2 Rosehill, Sutton
See advert on page: 8                                    Surrey SM1 3EU
                                                         Tel: 020 8388 6000
Heating & Plumbing Contractors                           Fax: 020 8388 6099
Smith & Byford Ltd                                       Email: info@os-ins.co.uk
St. George House, Station Approach                       Web: www.osborneandsons.co.uk
Cheam, Surrey SM2 7AT
                                                         Est: 1963
Tel: 020 8643 1080
Fax: 020 8643 4653                                       Emp Band: 11-25
Web: www.smithandbyford.com                              Bus Sector: Commercial
Bus Sector: Commercial                                   Main Contact: Mr David Button
Electrical and gas contractors.                          Insurance consultants.
See advert on page: 50                                   See advert on page: 2

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     Leisure & Sports Centres




                                                                                                        3023641




     Leisure & Sports Centres                               Locksmiths
     Wellness Health & Fitness                             Associated Security Group
     c/o Sutton Arena Leisure Centre                       59 London Road, Wallington
     Middleton Road                                        Surrey SM6 7HW
     Carshalton                                            Tel: 020 8669 7836
     Surrey SM5 1SL                                        Fax: 020 8669 9890
     Tel: 020 8770 4088                                    Email: sales@associatedsecuritygroup.co.uk
     Web: www.gll.org                                      Web: www.associatedsecuritygroup.co.uk
     Est: 1993                                             Est: 1969
     Emp Band: 11-25                                       Emp Band: 11-25
     Bus Sector: Non - Commercial                          Bus Sector: Commercial
     Main Contact: Mr Mark Basker -                        Free surveys. Established for 40 years.
     Partnership Manager                                   Specialist in security.
     See advert on page: 1                                 See advert on page: 53

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                                                                                        Orthodontists
Gateway Locks                                                  24 Hour Emergency Locksmith
3 Senhouse Road, Sutton, Surrey SM3 8LE                         15 - 30 Mins Response Time
Tel: 020 8641 1102
Web: www.gatewaylocks.co.uk
Est: 2005
Bus Sector: Commercial
                                                        GATEWAY LOCKS
Mobile: 07836 552721.                                   • Emergency Door Opening     • Insurance Upgrades
                                                          & Lock Replacement         • All Locks Supplied &
Loft Convertors                                         • Non-Destructive Entry to
                                                          Your Home
                                                                                       Fitted
                                                                                     • Domestic Household &
Poppy Roofing Ltd                                       • Patio Doors & Window Locks   Commercial Business
27 Pine Walk, Carshalton, Surrey SM5 4ER
Tel: 020 8254 9007
                                                         Chubb, Banham, Ingersoll, Yale, Union, Mul-T-Lock
Email: poppyroofingltd@btinternet.com
Web: www.poppyroofing.co.uk                                       Tel: 020 8641 1102
Est: 1990                                                        Mobile: 07836 552721
Bus Sector: Commercial
                                                                                                        3023093
Main Contact: Mr Lee Phillips - Director
See advert on page: 3                                 Orthodontists
Office Furniture &                                    Sutton Orthodontic Practice
                                                      103 Brighton Road, Sutton
Equipment - Retail / Rental
                                                      Surrey SM2 5SJ
United Business Machines Ltd                          Tel: 020 8642 2072
69 Banstead Road, Carshalton, Surrey SM5 3NP          Fax: 020 8642 2072
Tel: 020 8287 1111                                    Email: sutton.ortho@btconnect.com
Fax: 020 8722 6298
                                                      Web: www.suttonortho.co.uk
Email: colin@ubmltd.com
Web: www.ubmltd.com                                   Est: 1981
Est: 1988                                             Emp Band: 11-25
Emp Band: 11-25                                       Bus Sector: Professional
Bus Sector: Retail                                    Main Contact: Mrs Rosemary Freestone -
Supplier of office equipment.                         Practice Manager
See advert on page: 5                                 See advert on page: 58

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                                                                                      Photographers
Payroll Services                                         Photographers
Payroll Bureau                                          DG Photography
SBC House, Restmor Way                                  1 Colchester Vale
Wallington                                              Forest Row
Surrey                                                  East Sussex
SM6 7AH                                                 RH18 5HH
Tel: 020 8255 2122                                      Tel: 07850 843075
Fax: 020 3044 4006                                      Email: info@dgphotography.co.uk
Email: sandra@payrollbureau.co.uk                       Web: www.dgphotography.co.uk
Web: www.payrollbureau.co.uk                            Est: 1986
Est: 1989                                               Bus Sector: Commercial
Bus Sector: Commercial                                  See advert on page: 60




      Payroll is our business
      We pride ourselves on our reputation for reliability and efficiency
      Let us take over this time-consuming chore and help your company run more effectively
      All payrolls processed the day they are received at very competitive prices
      See our web site for full details www.payrollbureau.co.uk

     Telephone: 020 8255 2122 Fax: 020 3044 4006
     E-mail: sandra@payrollbureau.co.uk
     SBC House, Restmor Way, Wallington, Surrey SM6 7AH

                                                                                                      3023684


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                                                                                3023821




                                                                                3023399


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                                                                 Roofing Contractors / Services
Print, Copy & Design Shops                                  Roofing Contractors / Services
SDC Reprographics Ltd                                      Drew Partnership Ltd
2 The Parade, Oldfields Road, Sutton                       92 Church Hill Road, Sutton, Surrey SM3 8LJ
Surrey SM1 2NA                                             Tel: 020 8288 6600
Tel: 020 8644 4705                                         Fax: 020 8288 6601
Email: sales@sdcprint.co.uk                                Email: info@drewpartnership.co.uk
Web: www.sdcprint.co.uk                                    Emp Band: 11-25
Bus Sector: Commercial                                     Bus Sector: Commercial
                                                           See advert on page: 62
Property Maintenance
Hexagon Developments Ltd                                   Merlin Truline Roofing Ltd
9 The Broadway, Manor Lane, Sutton                         217 Carshalton Road, Carshalton
Surrey SM1 4BU                                             Surrey SM5 3PZ
Tel: 020 8722 7419                                         Tel: 020 8395 6005
Fax: 020 8296 0301                                         Fax: 020 8404 0042
Email: info@hexagon-developments.co.uk                     Email: sales@merlintruline.co.uk
Web: www.hexagon-developments.co.uk                        Web: www.merlintruline.co.uk
Est: 2003                                                  Est: 1992
Bus Sector: Commercial                                     Bus Sector: Commercial
Maintenance contractors.                                   Main Contact: Mrs Deborah Cayley - Manager
See advert on page: 6                                      See advert on page: 63

                                                           Poppy Roofing Ltd
Removals & Storage                                         27 Pine Walk, Carshalton, Surrey SM5 4ER
Wallington Removals Ltd                                    Tel: 020 8254 9007
1-3 Osier Way, Mitcham, Surrey CR4 4NF                     Email: poppyroofingltd@btinternet.com
Tel: 020 8648 8344                                         Web: www.poppyroofing.co.uk
Email: info@wallingtonremovals.co.uk                       Est: 1990
Web: www.wallingtonremovals.co.uk                          Bus Sector: Commercial
Bus Sector: Commercial                                     Main Contact: Mr Lee Phillips - Director
See advert on page: 62                                     See advert on page: 3

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      We are a family firm that has been providing a removal service to the local community for more
      than 40 years (est. March 1966) and have steadily built up a reputation for both quality and
      reliability. Indeed a lot of our business comes from recommendations.
      • Quotations are free and you are under no obligation
      • We offer a prompt and professional service
      • Are comprehensively insured
      • Offer a full nationwide removals service
      • Members of the British Association of Removers
      • We have a complete professional packing service & can even just provide all of the materials such
        as wrapping paper, boxes, bubble wrap etc should you need them
      • All staff are uniformed and trained to look after you and your belongings throughout your move

                 Call us now for a competitive quote! 0800 026 6412 • www.wallingtonremovals.co.uk
                                                                                                             3023757




                        92 Church Hill Road
                        Sutton, Surrey, SM3 8JL
                                                         020 8288 6600
                        email: info@drewpartnership.co.uk


       Slating n Flat Roofs n Velux Installations
       Loft Conversions n PVC / Guttering
       Insurance Claim Repairs n Detailed Estimates
       Local Council Approved Contractors
       For Grant Work n Tiling n Lead Work
       All Areas Covered n References On Request
       Full Public & Employers Liability Insurance

                                                                                                            30233394

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                                                                                   Security Services




   Merlin Truline are committed to carry out our works to the highest of standards and provide a personal
     service to our customers, large or small, using materials from Spanish slates to Clay tiles and Lead.

                    Our Services include…ROOF TILING • ROOF SLATING • LEADWORKS
                              FLAT ROOFING • METAL DECKING • GUTTERING

          ‘For all of your roofing requirements across the Southeast of England & Central London’
                    020 8395 6005 • www.merlintruline.co.uk • enq@merlintruline.co.uk
                             217 Carshalton Road, Carshalton, Surrey SM5 3PZ
                                                                                                        3023760


Safes - Suppliers                                       Security Services
Associated Security Group                               Total Security Systems
59 London Road, Wallington                              Vision House, 16 Liongate Enterprise Park
Surrey SM6 7HW                                          Morden Road, Mitcham, Surrey CR4 4NY
Tel: 020 8669 7836                                      Tel: 0845 370 2262
Fax: 020 8669 9890                                      Fax: 0845 370 2263
Email: sales@associatedsecuritygroup.co.uk              Email: info@thetssgroup.co.uk
Web: www.associatedsecuritygroup.co.uk                  Web: www.thetssgroup.co.uk
Est: 1969                                               Est: 1995
Emp Band: 11-25                                         Emp Band: 6-10
Bus Sector: Commercial                                  Bus Sector: Commercial
Free surveys. Established for 40 years.                 Main Contact: Matthew Draper
Specialist in security.                                 All aspects of security systems.
See advert on page: 53                                  See advert on page: 52

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     Shutter - Manufacture / Supply
      Shutter - Manufacture / Supply                                   Sign Makers
     Associated Security Group                                         SDC Reprographics Ltd
     59 London Road, Wallington, Surrey SM6 7HW                        2 The Parade
     Tel: 020 8669 7836                                                Oldfields Road
     Fax: 020 8669 9890                                                Sutton
     Email: sales@associatedsecuritygroup.co.uk                        Surrey
     Web: www.associatedsecuritygroup.co.uk                            SM1 2NA
     Est: 1969                                                         Tel: 020 8644 4705
     Emp Band: 11-25                                                   Email: sales@sdcprint.co.uk
     Bus Sector: Commercial                                            Web: www.sdcprint.co.uk
     Free surveys. Established for 40 years. Specialist in security.   Bus Sector: Commercial
     See advert on page: 53                                            See advert on page: 60



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                                                       Telecommunications - Services
Telecommunications - Services
Talking Technology
                                                    Do your bit for
Technology House                                    the environment
11 Palmerston Road
Sutton                                              When you have finished with
Surrey                                              this publication please recycle it.
SM1 4QL
Tel: 020 8410 4400                                  Recycling paper involves 70%
Fax: 020 8770 9143                                  less energy consumption than
                                                    making virgin paper.
Email: sales@talktech.co.uk
Web: www.talktech.co.uk
Est: 1988
Emp Band: 11-25
Bus Sector: Commercial



            Business Telephone Systems
                                0800 107 2110

                                                       We Supply, Install and Maintain
                                                       • Telephone Systems
                                                       • Exchange Lines
                                                       • ADSL Lines
                                                       • Lower Cost Calls
          Technology House, 11 Palmerston Road, Sutton, Surrey SM1 4QL
                                                                                                 3023852


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     Advertisers’ Index
     ACT Gardening & Cleaning . . . . . . . . . . . . . .41, 43, 55               Merlin Truline Roofing Ltd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61, 63
     Associated Security Group . . . . . . . .51, 53, 56, 63, 64                  Morgans Chartered Accountants
     Beeches Electrical . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .6, 47      & Business Advisers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .34, 35
     BioRegional Development Group .Inside Front Cover, 49                        Myrus Smith Chartered Accountants . . . . . . .2, 34, 35
     The Bookkeeping Bureau . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4, 34            Osborne & Sons (Insurance Consultants) Ltd . . . .2, 55
     Brandts Butchers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39, 40       Payroll Bureau . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .59, 59
     Business Link In London . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .37, 38            Platinum Drive Ltd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39, 42
     Carshalton College . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8, 37, 45        Poppy Roofing Ltd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3, 57, 61
     Catalyst HR . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .55, 56    SDC Reprographics Ltd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .60, 61, 64
     Church Hill Motors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .53, 54       Shine Electrics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .47, 48
     Classe Catering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39, 41      SME Euro Finance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .49, 51
     DG Photography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .59, 60       Smith & Byford Ltd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .49, 50, 55
     Direct Carpets & Flooring . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39, 53, 54            Strawberry Lodge Conference Centre . . . . . . . . .48, 49
     Drew Partnership Ltd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .36, 61, 62           SureCare Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39, 40
     Gateway Locks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .57, 57      Surrey Catering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4, 39
     GOLD PASS Driving School . . . . . . . . . . . . . .45, 46, 47               Sutton Orthodontic Practice . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .57, 58
     GT International . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .44, 45     Talking Technology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .65, 65
     Hexagon Developments Ltd . . . . . . . . . . . . . .6, 36, 61                That’s Andy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .45, 47
     HSBC Bank Plc . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .36, 49, 68        Total Security Systems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .51, 52, 63
     Impackta Ltd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .37, 36     Unique Support Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .41, 43
     Layer Zero . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .44, 45   United Business Machines Ltd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5, 57
     London Borough Of Sutton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8, 55            Wallington Removals Ltd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61, 62
     Mansell Construction                                                         Wellness Health & Fitness . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1, 56
     Services Ltd . . . . . . . . . . . . . .36, Outside Back Cover               WSI . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .34, 35


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      for major public and private organisations throughout
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                                              Surrey SM6 9AY
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