Yate and Sodbury Voice News

August 01 2015

Progress continues in fight to save Yate sports complex for the community

A MAJOR step has been taken in the campaign to keep Yate Outdoor Sports Complex (YOSC) open to local clubs... Read More


August 01 2015

South America skills final beckons for top apprentice Mike

ENGINEERING apprentice Mike Watson is heading for Brazil after winning a place in the UK squad for WorldSkills Sao Paulo... Read More


August 01 2015

Teenagers get busy to help Yate school’s allotments

A TEAM of students are helping improve the allotments at Culverhill School in Abbotswood, Yate... Read More


August 01 2015

Concorde museum set for take-off after clearance given for £14 million pound project

A PERMANENT home for Concorde is a step closer after formal planning consent was given for an aerospace museum and learning centre... Read More


August 01 2015

Shared ownership to put first feet on the property ladder in Chipping Sodbury

AFFORDABLE homes on the Barnhill Quarry site in Chipping Sodbury are being offered to people who want to take up shared ownership of the properties... Read More


August 01 2015

Gauntlett takes up the Gatcombe Park challenge at eventing festival

CHIPPING Sodbury’s Nick Gauntlett is among a line-up of leading names taking part in a quartet of championship classes at the Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park... Read More


August 01 2015

The Wurzels to star in Yate Shopping Centre anniversary weekend

WEST Country favourites The Wurzels will lead Yate Shopping Centre’s 50th anniversary celebrations during a weekend of events to help bring its summer programme to a close... Read More


August 01 2015

History made as Bishop Rachel starts her ministry

THE first woman diocesan bishop in the Church of England has been consecrated, with the Right Rev Rachel Treweek becoming the Bishop of Gloucester... Read More


August 01 2015

Campaign launched to keep youngsters out of danger quarry lakes

SECURITY has been increased at Chipping Sodbury quarry to keep youngsters out of the site this summer... Read More


August 01 2015

Major step taken in YOSC rescue bid

PROGRESS is being made in the campaign to save Yate Outdoor Sports Complex for local clubs... Read More