Yate and Sodbury Voice News

November 03 2015

Top award for Yate Heritage Centre volunteers in South West in Bloom contest

THE team responsible for floral displays around Yate Heritage Centre and the green are celebrating winning a high level award in the South West in Bloom challenge... Read More


November 03 2015

Illuminating results from new street lighting

NEW street lighting being rolled out across South Gloucestershire is saving even more money and carbon emissions than expected... Read More


November 03 2015

New care home in Yate to take priority on site of former Frome House

PRIORITY will be given to the creation of a replacement care home on the site of the former Frome House in Yate now that councillors have declared it surplus to requirements... Read More


November 03 2015

Services to remember the fallen at memorials in Yate and Sodbury

ACTS of remembrance will be held in Yate and Chipping Sodbury in recognition of those who gave their lives in the two world wars and other conflicts... Read More


November 03 2015

At-risk groups urged to take up free flu jab and reduce threat of illness

PEOPLE at an increased risk of developing flu are being urged to get vaccinated against the illness... Read More


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