Yate and Sodbury Voice News

October 08 2020 More than 160 children sent home from two schools after COVID-19 cases confirmed

More than 160 children sent home from two schools after COVID-19 cases confirmed

MORE than 160 children at two primary schools in Yate and Chipping Sodbury have been told to self-isolate after confirmed cases of COVID-19... Read More


October 07 2020 Have your say on the future of Yate with new masterplan

Have your say on the future of Yate with new masterplan

PEOPLE who live or work in Yate are being asked how they would like to see the town improved... Read More


October 01 2020 Parking spaces lost to cycle lane were our lifeline, say Yate traders

Parking spaces lost to cycle lane were our lifeline, say Yate traders

TRADERS on the main road into Yate say they have "lost their lifeline" after roadside parking spaces were removed to make way for new cycle lanes... Read More


October 01 2020 Nursery children helped to hear thanks to Voice reader's generous donation

Nursery children helped to hear thanks to Voice reader's generous donation

STAFF and families at a Yate nursery are saying a big thank-you to a mystery Yate & Sodbury Voice reader who answered their call for help... Read More


September 30 2020 Dyson plans to build gallery near Chipping Sodbury to show art collection to public

Dyson plans to build gallery near Chipping Sodbury to show art collection to public

BILLIONAIRE businessman Sir James Dyson has unveiled plans for an art gallery at his home near Chipping Sodbury to show some of his private collection to the public... Read More


September 28 2020 Sexually transmitted diseases on the rise in South Gloucestershire, report warns

Sexually transmitted diseases on the rise in South Gloucestershire, report warns

SEXUALLY transmitted diseases are on the rise in South Gloucestershire, fuelling concerns about mounting resistance to antibiotics... Read More


September 28 2020 Cuts in bus timetables are move back towards pre-lockdown levels, says First

Cuts in bus timetables are move back towards pre-lockdown levels, says First

CUTS in the frequency of some bus services to Yate are part of a return to timetables similar to pre-lockdown, says operator First... Read More


September 26 2020 Sports personality Georgina sings and stars in video for Rick Astley single

Sports personality Georgina sings and stars in video for Rick Astley single

SHE has been on live TV and met some of the biggest names in UK sport since her grass roots work was recognised... Read More


September 25 2020 Council will not set up own company to build new homes

Council will not set up own company to build new homes

SOUTH Gloucestershire Council has rejected the idea of setting up its own housing company... Read More


September 23 2020 Neighbour foils attempt to con Yate pensioner

Neighbour foils attempt to con Yate pensioner

POLICE have commended a quick-thinking neighbour who rushed to stop two conmen from burgling an elderly woman's home after distracting her... Read More