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Last bank to leave Chipping Sodbury

Dec 19 2017

CHIPPING Sodbury will lose its last bank when NatWest closes its branch in the town in the spring. ... Read More

Shuttlers show their skills

Dec 19 2017

A combined Year 10 and 11 Badminton team from Chipping Sodbury School is celebrating after success at the South Gloucestershire Badminton tournament. ... Read More

Delay-hit appeal finally set to make progress to determine pub’s future

Dec 19 2017

AN appeal to decide the future of a Chipping Sodbury pub can finally progress after a delay over missing documents. ... Read More

Gaming machines centre allowed to open in Yate despite opposition from town leaders

Dec 19 2017

A CONTROVERSIAL adult gaming centre can open in Yate Shopping Centre after both planning permission and a premises licence were granted. ... Read More

Rogue trader jailed for conning Chipping Sodbury pensioner

Dec 19 2017

A CHIPPING Sodbury pensioner was conned out of nearly £26,000 by a man who carried out unnecessary work on his house. ... Read More

Chipping Sodbury church music director to premiere his new requiem

Dec 19 2017

A REQUIEM composed by the acting organist and music director at St John the Baptist Church in Chipping Sodbury will be premiered in a spring concert. Part of Jonathan Crow’s Sunset Requiem was performed by Yate Choral Society in a recent concert in the town but it will only be on March 10 that the complete work will be heard in St Mary's Church, Wotton-under-Edge. Mr Crow has a long association with the Bristol area, from school to university and then work and he recently returned to the area from a four-year contract in Munich. The concert will start at 7pm and tickets can either be bought online from Eventbrite or from Chipping Sodbury’s tourist information centre. ... Read More

Yate Shopping Centre welcomes new textile retailer to West Walk

Dec 19 2017

Thumbnail ImageSPECIALIST textile retailer Julian Charles has opened a store in Yate Shopping Centre. ... Read More

Towns to keep pharmacy branches while 190 others close down

Dec 19 2017

CHIPPING Sodbury and Yate will keep their LloydsPharmacy outlets despite the chain’s parent company announcing the closure of 190 stores around England. ... Read More

Blaze-hit Yate company moves to new premises as demolition starts at fire ravaged warehouse

Dec 19 2017

THE company which suffered a major fire at its Yate warehouse has moved to new premises. ... Read More

New Year, New Year’s Resolution: Charity needs daffodil volunteers

Dec 19 2017

Marie Curie is appealing for people in Yate and Chipping Sodbury to ‘get behind the daffodil’, by volunteering to collect donations for the charity’s annual Great Daffodil Appeal in February and March.... Read More