Yate and Sodbury Voice News

October 01 2019 Sale will help home for people with disabilities

Sale will help home for people with disabilities

VOLUNTEERS who help people living in a residential home for people with physical and mental disabilities are holding a fundraising sale to support their next trip... Read More


October 01 2019 Mum's fun day in memory of baby Libby raises more than £2,000

Mum's fun day in memory of baby Libby raises more than £2,000

A FUNDRAISING day organised by a mum in memory of her baby daughter has raised more than £2,000 to fight the disease which claimed her life... Read More


October 01 2019 Nursery given third outstanding rating in a row by education inspectors

Nursery given third outstanding rating in a row by education inspectors

A NURSERY has been given its third ‘outstanding’ rating in a row by the education watchdog Ofsted. .. Read More


October 01 2019 Why a Yate driver spent £30,000 challenging a speeding fine

Why a Yate driver spent £30,000 challenging a speeding fine

A YATE driver has explained why he spent £30,000 challenging a £100 speeding fine – and says he may take further action. .. Read More


October 01 2019 Fraudster who sold mattresses out of a van is fined and banned from selling in street

Fraudster who sold mattresses out of a van is fined and banned from selling in street

A SCAMMER who sold mattresses out of the back of a van in Yate has been banned from approaching customers and ordered to pay more than £1,300 in fines and costs... Read More


October 01 2019 Builders move in on farm after planning fight

Builders move in on farm after planning fight

WORK is underway to build a housing development on a farm after a long planning battle. .. Read More


September 30 2019 Yate Rotary gives Chernobyl children a day out

Yate Rotary gives Chernobyl children a day out

YOUNGSTERS from an area affected by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster were given a day out by members of Yate Rotary Club... Read More


September 28 2019 Cheaper bus fares introduced for Yate and Chipping Sodbury

Cheaper bus fares introduced for Yate and Chipping Sodbury

BUS operator First West of England is introducing lower, flat-rate fares for all journeys within Yate and Chipping Sodbury... Read More


September 27 2019 Metro Mayor and council leader to receive £16,000 pay rise from West of England Combined Authority

Metro Mayor and council leader to receive £16,000 pay rise from West of England Combined Authority

West of England mayor Tim Bowles is set for a £3,000 pay rise, taking his salary to £65,000... Read More


September 27 2019 Getting muddy to fight cancer

Getting muddy to fight cancer

STAFF at a Chipping Sodbury medical centre got wet muddy and exhausted – for a very good reason. .. Read More