Yate and Sodbury Voice News

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


November 03 2015

Shopping centre chosen for festive craft markets

A SERIES of craft fairs will be held in Yate Shopping Centre in the weeks running up to Christmas... Read More


November 03 2015

Consultation to open on South Gloucestershire’s development future

PEOPLE in South Gloucestershire are being urged to have their say on two major planning blueprints that will shape new development and growth in the district... Read More


November 03 2015

Young bookworms get new library with help from Yate and Sodbury Rotarians

A NEW library has been opened at Rangeworthy Primary School with the help of Yate and Chipping Sodbury Rotary clubs... Read More


November 03 2015

Sodbury charity shop joins in toy exchange to help children in need

THE Barnardo’s charity shop in Chipping Sodbury is taking part in a toy exchange to raise money for vulnerable children... Read More


November 03 2015

Local people thanked for helping to reach a polio landmark

YATE Rotary Club has thanked local people for their support in the fight to eradicate polio... Read More


November 03 2015

Landmark celebration party planned for Yate day nursery

A DAY nursery in Yate is celebrating its 25th anniversary and wants to invite parents and children who have used the service back for a party... Read More