Yate and Sodbury Voice News

March 28 2016

Police issue alert over theft of Land Rovers

LAND Rover owners are being warned by Avon and Somerset police to take extra precautions as a result of a rise in thefts during the past six months... Read More


February 28 2016

Falling support from traders leads to closure of farmers’ market

CHIPPING Sodbury farmers’ market has closed due to dwindling support from traders... Read More


February 28 2016

Local MP backs staying in EU

Luke Hall, the Conservative MP for Thornbury and Yate has thrown his weight behind the ‘remain’ camp in the forthcoming referendum on Europe... Read More


February 28 2016

Online petition started to keep Chipping Sodbury library open

A PETITION has been started to save Chipping Sodbury’s library as a 12-week consultation exercise into the future of South Gloucestershire’s library service begins... Read More


February 28 2016

Bid to find new funding for tourist information centre and ensure service’s future

THE co-ordinator of Chipping Sodbury’s tourist information centre said its future was under threat unless it found more funding... Read More


February 28 2016

Coalpit Heath colliery opens up to visitors

Ram Hill Colliery is to welcome to visitors to the site in May. The Friends are holding an Open Day on Bank Holiday Monday, 30 May between 10am-4.30pm. .. Read More


February 28 2016

Band association hits the high notes as charity status granted

MUSICIANS are celebrating after their group of bands achieved registered charity status... Read More


February 28 2016

Operator recruiting staff for Yate’s new cinema as opening date approaches

UP to 35 jobs are being created by the company that will operate Yate’s new cinema... Read More


February 28 2016

Merger of South Glos public groups planned to save money

TWO public involvement groups which give people in South Gloucestershire the chance to raise matters and concerns are planned to merge... Read More


February 28 2016

Family bakery business expands by opening fourth shop

CHIPPING Sodbury’s Hobbs House bakery has expanded and opened its fourth shop... Read More