Yate and Sodbury Voice News

August 31 2015

Exam successes celebrated at Yate and Sodbury schools

BRIMSHAM Green School in Yate had two big successes when A-level and GCSE results were announced... Read More


August 31 2015

Yate Riverside attracts more interest from top chains as Nando’s negotiates for space

RESTAURANT chain Nando’s is involved in talks to occupy a unit at the new Yate Riverside complex... Read More


August 31 2015

All that jazz at the New Inn to celebrate fifth anniversary

SOME of the UK’s best known jazz musicians will help celebrate five years of jazz evenings at the New Inn at Westerleigh. .. Read More


August 31 2015

Bike challenge raises thousands of pounds for hospice in memory of Jelf colleague

A TWO-day cycling challenge helped a team from insurance company Jelf raise more than £20,000 in memory of a friend and colleague... Read More


August 31 2015

Shopping centre anniversary inspires new mural for Yate

A MURAL recording the history of Yate was unveiled during celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of the town’s shopping centre... Read More


August 31 2015

Sodbury Players gathering steam

THE Sodbury Players are building up steam for their latest production – a stage version of the Ealing comedy classic The Titfield Thunderbolt... Read More


August 31 2015

Families enjoy fun in the sun at free Yate park event

HUNDREDS of people enjoyed a free day out at a community event in Brinsham Park, Yate... Read More


August 31 2015

Calling time on one of Sodbury’s longest running businesses

LONG established Penny Farthings Gift Shop in Chipping Sodbury is about to close with the retirement of owners Penni and Dave Tanner. The couple have traded in the High Street for more than 30 years and here Penni reflects on her time in the retail business, offering some advice to newcomers. .. Read More


August 31 2015

New career for former MP and pensions minister Steve Webb

FORMER Thornbury and Yate MP Steve Webb, who lost his seat at the General Election earlier this year, has a new job... Read More


August 31 2015

MP goes on tour of constituency

RECENTLY elected Thornbury and Yate MP Luke Hall went on a tour of 35 towns and villages around the constituency to meet as many people as possible... Read More