Yate and Sodbury Voice News

June 24 2019 Litter bin checks planned to catch Yate residents dumping household rubbish

Litter bin checks planned to catch Yate residents dumping household rubbish

BINMEN will start checking litter bins in South Gloucestershire to try and catch people who are using them to dump their household waste... Read More


June 21 2019 Sue’s Juggernauts are heading for the Relay for Life

Sue’s Juggernauts are heading for the Relay for Life

A YATE woman who had breast cancer has brought together a team to take part in the town’s Relay for Life. .. Read More


June 19 2019 Hate messages left for Frampton Cotterell butcher

Hate messages left for Frampton Cotterell butcher

A BUTCHER had a nasty surprise when a sign wishing cancer on his family was placed outside the shop where he works... Read More


June 18 2019 Pride in staff and pupils as Brimsham Green School gets good rating

Pride in staff and pupils as Brimsham Green School gets good rating

A YATE secondary school has been given a ‘good’ rating by inspectors, three years after being told it must improve... Read More


June 18 2019 Alfie is racing to success

Alfie is racing to success

HE won’t be road legal for another four years but Alfie Gendall already has a taste for the adrenaline of motor racing... Read More


June 18 2019 Park & ride on the way as railway improvements move closer

Park & ride on the way as railway improvements move closer

MAJOR improvements to the area’s transport system have moved a step closer... Read More


June 18 2019 Work underway to improve Yate roundabout

Work underway to improve Yate roundabout

WORK has started to improve a busy roundabout in Yate near Morrisons and B&Q, at the junction of three main roads – Station Road, Kennedy Way and Westerleigh Road. .. Read More


June 18 2019 Recall on tumble dryers made in Yate factory

Recall on tumble dryers made in Yate factory

THE government is to issue an "unprecedented" recall notice of thousands of tumble dryers made in Yate... Read More


June 17 2019 Developer hosts exhibition on plans for up to 800 homes in Coalpit Heath

Developer hosts exhibition on plans for up to 800 homes in Coalpit Heath

A DEVELOPER has hosted an exhibition on its proposals for up to 800 new homes and 80 care units in Coalpit Heath... Read More


June 17 2019 Lord’s final for Yate table cricketers

Lord’s final for Yate table cricketers

IT’S a lifetime ambition for many players – and Brimsham Green School’s table cricket team have done it... Read More