Yate and Sodbury Voice News

November 03 2015

Chipping Sodbury welcomes charity motorbike convoy

A group of motorbike enthusiasts caught the eye in Chipping Sodbury after using a Broad Street coffee shop as the meeting point for their 100-mile ride in aid of disability charity Brandon Trust... Read More


November 03 2015

Consider yourself invited to school’s performances of Oliver!

SOME 200 students will take to the stage in a production of the musical Oliver! at Brimsham Green Sool, Yatech... Read More


November 03 2015

Raised coffee cups toast fund raising success

RESIDENTS and staff at Kennedy House in Yate collected £1,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support when they took part in the charity’s annual coffee morning fund raiser... Read More


November 03 2015

Youth offending service praised by probation inspectors

INSPECTORS have praised South Gloucestershire staff who work with young offenders to help them stay out of trouble... Read More


November 03 2015

Faster return home for hospital patients

HOSPITAL patients from South Gloucestershire are being helped to return home sooner as the result of an innovative service... Read More


November 03 2015

Shopmobility appoints new chairwoman as scheme continues to seek urgent funding

A NEW chairwoman has been appointed by the Shopmobility scheme in Yate as the organisation continues to look for vital cash support... Read More


November 03 2015

Proud mum’s book about her son brings in donations for brain tumour research

A BOOK about a young Yate man who died of a brain tumour has already raised more than £1,000 for research into the disease... Read More


November 03 2015

Saturday morning sessions for dads and their children

A RECENTLY introduced group at Chipping Sodbury Baptist Church gives dads the chance to spend time with their children... Read More


November 03 2015

Spotlight falls on winning police officers in annual awards scheme

SOUTH Gloucestershire police officers are among winners in this year’s Avon and Somerset neighbourhood policing awards... Read More


November 03 2015

Trustee chairman pledges to listen and act after tough times at academy schools

THE chairman of trustees at the Ridings Federation of Academies has spoken of “tough and turbulent” times that have seen strikes by teachers and the departure of overall principal Beverley Martin... Read More