Yate and Sodbury Voice News

March 29 2015

Next up for new development

FASHION retailer Next has announced it will open a store in the new Yate Riverside complex... Read More


March 29 2015

Quiz the candidates

A hustings event for candidates for the Thornbury & Yate Parliamentary seat, organised by the South Gloucestershire branch of the Federation of Small Businesses, is being held at the Armadillo Youth Centre in Yate... Read More


March 29 2015

Extra 2,000 premises to get access to faster broadband

MORE than 2,000 extra homes and businesses will have access to high speed broadband in South Gloucestershire than originally planned... Read More


March 29 2015

Awards recognise community volunteers

A COMMUNITY stalwart, scout leader and carnival chairman are among nearly 30 unsung heroes who have been recognised with a special award... Read More


March 29 2015

Carers get chance of a day out at Badminton

This year’s Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials is to be first international sporting event to host an initiative that will allow carers of those with disabilities to enjoy a day out whilst their loved ones are looked after... Read More


March 29 2015

A Bang, a Crash and a Flutter

Chipping Sodbury Music Society recently welcomed an outstanding young Scottish duo, Flercussion, to Chipping Sodbury Town Hall for an unusual and exciting performance. .. Read More


March 29 2015

Farewell to retiring Yate councillors

SIX councillors who between them have given more than 100 years of service to Yate have retired from the town council... Read More


March 29 2015

Yate civic service launched with surprise gymnastic arrival

GYMNASTS made an unexpected entrance at Yate Town Council’s civic service by walking up the aisle of St Mary’s Church on their hands... Read More


March 29 2015

Fishing for winners at show spectacular

ANGLERS have the chance to put their skills to the test in a competition run in conjunction with the annual South Gloucestershire Show... Read More


March 29 2015

Volunteers turn out to support nature reserve workday

A TEAM of volunteers collected litter, planted trees and cleared silt from a pond during a workday at the Wapley Bushes nature reserve in Yate... Read More