Yate and Sodbury Voice News

March 29 2015

Christie classic for Actonians

The Actonian’s are take to the stage again for their first production of the year, Agatha Christie’s murder-mystery, ‘The Hollow’. .. Read More


March 29 2015

View from Yate Heritage Centre

In the course of local history research, it is almost inevitable you become enthusiastic about the local area you are representing, especially when certain features of that history are very special. .. Read More


March 29 2015

Scouts prepared to help the birds

SCOUTS put their DIY skills to the test when they made 12 bird boxes to put on trees around Yate... Read More


March 29 2015

Students Wheels project benefits Foodbank

Students from Chipping Sodbury School have transformed a white van, kitting it out to be used by a food bank. .. Read More


March 29 2015

Downton Abbey filming clash changes Lady Rosamund’s Thornbury date

A HASTY re-scheduling of the Thornbury Arts Festival programme was needed due to filming for the latest series of Downton Abbey... Read More


March 29 2015

Top marks for Yate school from Ofsted inspectors

A RICH curriculum, high attainment and effective leadership have led to an overall good rating for Broadway Infant School in Yate... Read More


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