Yate and Sodbury Voice News

November 03 2015

Patient transport scheme needs more helpers to get patients to appointments

VOLUNTEER car drivers are needed in South Gloucestershire to help take patients to and from medical appointments... Read More


November 03 2015

Award for Yate health worker David as Sirona staff recognised at anniversary event

AN assistant practitioner at Yate Minor Injuries Unit was among the winners at an award ceremony run by health and care organisation Sirona... Read More


November 03 2015

Search for Christmas songs in Chipping Sodbury window contest

ORGANISERS of Chipping Sodbury’s annual Victorian Day have joined the town’s chamber of commerce to encourage businesses to take part in a Christmas window competition... Read More


November 03 2015

Tactics ensure another win in green race final for Chipping Sodbury pupils

JUNIOR drivers at Chipping Sodbury School are celebrating a return to the podium as champions of an endurance race for home-built battery operated cars... Read More


November 03 2015

Sodbury strikes gold again in annual floral contest

A GOLD award flag has been hoisted into place in Chipping Sodbury after another successful year in the South West in Bloom competition... Read More


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