Yate and Sodbury Voice News

January 24 2021 Football club raises stakes on 118-home housing development decision

Football club raises stakes on 118-home housing development decision

YATE Town Football Club has intervened in the debate over plans for 118 new homes to be built around its ground. .. Read More


January 15 2021 Plan for 89 new homes near Yate now set to go ahead after refusal overturned

Plan for 89 new homes near Yate now set to go ahead after refusal overturned

CONTROVERSIAL plans for 89 homes near Yate now seem set to go ahead after councillors overturned a decision to oppose them... Read More


January 09 2021 New estate with 118 homes rejected to stop 'urban sprawl' swallowing village near Yate

New estate with 118 homes rejected to stop 'urban sprawl' swallowing village near Yate

PLANS for a new housing estate with more than 100 homes near Yate have been rejected after councillors said it would swallow up a village in “urban sprawl”... Read More


January 08 2021 Plan for 89 homes would make village 'a mere suburb of Yate'

Plan for 89 homes would make village 'a mere suburb of Yate'

COUNCILLORS have joined 85 residents and two parish councils in opposing plans for 89 new homes in open countryside near Yate... Read More


December 24 2020 Family devastated by three-year-old boy's leukaemia diagnosis

Family devastated by three-year-old boy's leukaemia diagnosis

A YATE couple say their three-year-old son’s childhood is being "stripped away" after he was suddenly diagnosed with leukaemia. .. Read More


December 23 2020 More COVID-19 vaccination centres open as testing programme announced

More COVID-19 vaccination centres open as testing programme announced

MORE surgeries have started vaccinating patients against COVID-19... Read More


December 22 2020 Time called on beer production at historic Wickwar Brewery

Time called on beer production at historic Wickwar Brewery

BEER production has ended at Wickwar Brewery, with the loss of five jobs... Read More


December 10 2020 Masked burglars break into home of another elderly woman

Masked burglars break into home of another elderly woman

A MASKED gang who terrorised an elderly woman in her home are believed to have struck again... Read More


December 07 2020 Police want to trace these people over Yate rave where officers were attacked

Police want to trace these people over Yate rave where officers were attacked

POLICE investigating an illegal rave in Yate during which officers were attacked have released images of 20 people they are trying to identify... Read More


December 02 2020 Morrisons in Yate wins 24-hour alcohol licence despite concerns over late-night car meets

Morrisons in Yate wins 24-hour alcohol licence despite concerns over late-night car meets

YATE'S Morrisons supermarket has won permission to stay open and sell alcohol 24/7, despite fears it will fuel “boy racer” cruise meets in the car park... Read More