Yate and Sodbury Voice News

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Major cash boost for Yate play projects

FUNDING has been awarded to Yate Town Council for three outdoor play projects costing more than £200,000... Read More


March 29 2018

Honour for Shopmobility volunteer

A VOLUNTEER with the Yate-based Shopmobility scheme was among nearly 30 unsung heroes recognised for their contribution to South Gloucestershire’s communities... Read More


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Silver award for Yate GP practice

A YATE GP practice has received a new award for supporting carers and helping patients with dementia... Read More


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Chipping Sodbury top table with derby win and rout of Old Boys

Chipping Sodbury have maintained their position at the top of the Gloucester Premier League. A midweek win over local rivals Frampton Cotterell 36-10 came after Sodbury scored 71 points against Gloucester Old Boys .. Read More


March 29 2018

Beer festival to raise money for village facilities

Residents in Rangeworthy are preparing for their annual beer festival. .. Read More


March 29 2018

Primary school judged inadequate by Ofsted to become an academy

A YATE school is set to become an academy after being placed in special measures by education watchdog Ofsted... Read More


March 29 2018

Business group’s charity of the year gets £2,500 boost

FUND raising events helped the Sodbury and Yate Business Association (SYBA) collect nearly £2,500 for local charity Brain Tumour Support... Read More


March 29 2018

Outstanding rating from inspector for village pre-school nursery

A CHILDREN’S nursery in Tormarton has been rated outstanding by Ofsted. .. Read More


March 29 2018

Work day clears up saved open space

A GROUP of volunteers that included children and pensioners turned out for a work morning on land recently bought by Yate Town Council to stop it being developed... Read More


March 29 2018

Easter entertainment planned for Yate Shopping Centre

TWO weeks of entertainment have been planned for Yate Shopping Centre for Easter and the school holidays... Read More