Welcome to the Yate & Sodbury Voice

Your place for news and views from Yate, Chipping Sodbury and the surrounding areas.

Welcome to the Yate & Sodbury Voice website

The Yate & Sodbury Voice is a monthly free local newspaper packed with news, views and advertising for the residents and businesses of Yate, Chipping Sodbury and surrounding villages.

Our January cover story gives details of the masterplan for the future development of Yate, while our picture shows Lottie Cordy, one of more than 50 Year 9 pupils at Brimsham Green School who have had short stories published.

Our website keeps you up to date with breaking news stories from the area as well as highlights from our monthly print edition.

You can read the latest news here.

You can also read each month's edition of the Yate & Sodbury Voice online here.

Tell us your news

We are always interested in hearing from residents in the Yate and Chipping Sodbury area. If you have a news story you think people should know about, views on what is happening in the area or a local event you would like to publicise in the magazine or on the website, get in touch via the contact section of this website, by email at contact@yateandsodburyvoice.co.uk or by calling 01454 800120.

Yate & Sodbury Voice is your magazine and we want to feature the things that matter to people in the area.

Richard Drew (publisher)

More News

January 20 2022 Police seek man who tried to rob teenager at knifepoint in Yate

Police seek man who tried to rob teenager at knifepoint in Yate

A TEENAGE boy was threatened with a knife by a man near a church in Yate... Read More


January 10 2022 New Yate Aldi store delivery times extended despite fears 'clanging and banging' will disturb neighbours

New Yate Aldi store delivery times extended despite fears 'clanging and banging' will disturb neighbours

A NEW Aldi store planned for Yate has had its morning and evening delivery hours extended before it even opens... Read More


December 29 2021 How Yate station passenger numbers plunged during lockdown

How Yate station passenger numbers plunged during lockdown

YATE railway station saw passenger numbers fall by 80% last year because of the coronavirus pandemic... Read More


December 29 2021 Pensioners 'trapped' by lack of bus services past their Yate home

Pensioners 'trapped' by lack of bus services past their Yate home

RESIDENTS of a retirement home in Yate say they have felt trapped at home since the withdrawal of the bus service which used to run past their front door... Read More