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Ruth Dombey and Jayne McCoy
Ruth Dombey and Jayne McCoy
Leader and deputy leader, Sutton Council
Good development ● August 27, 2019

Jayne (pictured above): I’m always going round taking pictures of developments. I’ve travelled all over the world and I’m always inspired by buildings. Barcelona has some good buildings.

I like that inner London vernacular: solid buildings that say something. But I wouldn’t pick any particular building and say: “Let’s have that in Sutton”. I think you create your own.

I loved York, because there’s history but they’ve had to fit in a vibrant town centre and they’ve done it beautifully. They’ve persuaded some of the shops to subdue their brands. It’s become a real “foodie” place, really exciting, that celebrates i...

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