Yate and Sodbury Voice News

November 29 2015

Twinning group preparing for latest trip to friends in Germany

A VISIT is being organised to Yate’s twin German town of 30 years... Read More


November 29 2015

Company’s community contributions help Yate schools and nursery

TWO Yate schools and a nursery have benefited from a new well-being and community team set up by Sun Chemical... Read More


November 29 2015

Gertrude and Rocky hit the road to keep winter roads gritted

GRITTERS named by children in Yate and Coalpit Heath will be among an 11-strong fleet in action throughout the winter to treat South Gloucestershire’s roads in cold weather... Read More


November 29 2015

Towns in line for even more housing as search underway for development sites

MORE housing could be allocated for Yate and Chipping Sodbury as council leaders are told that thousands of extra homes are still needed to meet demand... Read More


November 29 2015

Out-of-school club improves to earn good rating from education watchdog

AN out-of-school and holiday club in Chipping Sodbury has improved to secure an assessment of good from an Ofsted inspector... Read More


November 29 2015

Opponents of Yate housing plan win campaign to save open space

A CONTROVERSIAL scheme for new housing on a site in Yate has been turned down... Read More


November 29 2015

Boom time ahead as Yate Shopping Centre’s Riverside welcomes first customers

YATE Shopping Centre is set for a booming Christmas as many of the new Riverside shops and restaurants continue to open... Read More


November 29 2015

Caution from campaigners over hospital plan for Frenchay

CAMPAIGNERS have given a cautious welcome to an apparent change of heart over a community hospital at Frenchay... Read More


November 29 2015

Restaurant re-opens with future of neighbouring pub revealed

THE Tudor Raj Indian restaurant and takeaway in Rounceval Street, Chipping Sodbury, has re-opened after a change in ownership... Read More


November 29 2015

Thousands of visitors expected at popular crib festival

MORE than 150 cribs will be on display in St John’s Church, Chipping Sodbury, for one of the town’s most popular events of the year. .. Read More