Yate and Sodbury Voice News

August 22 2019 Yate Academy celebrates 'best ever' GCSE results

Yate Academy celebrates 'best ever' GCSE results

YATE Academy is celebrating the best set of GCSE results in its history today... Read More


August 21 2019 Cars and caravan destroyed in Yate arson attack

Cars and caravan destroyed in Yate arson attack

AN arson attack on a Yate scrapyard in the early hours of this morning destroyed 12 cars and a caravan... Read More


August 07 2019 Emergency meeting on future of 105,000-home plan is needed, say campaigners

Emergency meeting on future of 105,000-home plan is needed, say campaigners

CRISIS talks are needed after major plans to build 105,000 homes across the West of England were rejected, campaigners say... Read More


August 02 2019 Inspectors reject blueprint for thousands of new homes for Yate and Coalpit Heath

Inspectors reject blueprint for thousands of new homes for Yate and Coalpit Heath

Government inspectors have rejected major plans to build 105,000 homes across the West of England... Read More


July 30 2019 Yate mum's meningitis event will keep baby Libby's memory alive

Yate mum's meningitis event will keep baby Libby's memory alive

A MUM who lost her baby to meningitis is holding a fundraising day, to raise awareness of the symptoms of the disease and keep her daughter’s memory alive. .. Read More


July 30 2019 Call for change in gun laws after cat is shot three times

Call for change in gun laws after cat is shot three times

A YATE woman whose cat has been shot three times in three years will campaign for a change in gun licensing laws. .. Read More


July 30 2019 £100,000 lottery grant for groundbreaking women's woodland project

£100,000 lottery grant for groundbreaking women's woodland project

A WOODLAND project which supports women in recovery from alcohol and drug abuse has been awarded £100,000 by the national lottery. .. Read More


July 29 2019 Space is the place this summer

Space is the place this summer

YOUNG readers are being encouraged to sign up for this year's Summer Reading Challenge, which has a space theme... Read More


July 29 2019 Yate dancer Milan wins World Cup bronze medal

Yate dancer Milan wins World Cup bronze medal

A YATE teenager and a fellow dancer from a performing arts school in Winterbourne have returned from the Dance World Cup with two Bronze medals... Read More


July 26 2019 Sodbury firm aims to clean up in the vacuum cleaner market

Sodbury firm aims to clean up in the vacuum cleaner market

TWO entrepreneurs based in Old Sodbury are taking on the giants of the vacuum cleaner industry – including their old boss, who lives down the road... Read More