Yate and Sodbury Voice News

September 28 2015

Relay for Life raises second highest sum in Yate event’s history

NEARLY £42,000 was raised through this year’s Yate Relay for Life – the second highest amount collected in the history of the ten-year event... Read More


September 28 2015

Funding of £3.2 million granted to improve heating in cold homes

VULNERABLE householders in South Gloucestershire whose heating is inefficient and costly will have new gas central heating installed after a successful bid for Government funding... Read More


September 28 2015

Great War centenary exhibition opens in Chipping Sodbury

AN exhibition looking at the impact of the First World War on South Gloucestershire will run until the end of October in Chipping Sodbury Town Hall... Read More


September 28 2015

Save a life sessions at Yate library

ANYONE who wants to learn about life saving techniques can visit Yate library to catch the last of a series of events organised by St John Ambulance... Read More


September 28 2015

Ukulele orchestra to strike a chord with music fans

AN evening of music and comedy has been promised when the Ukulele Funhouse Orchestra performs in Chipping Sodbury Town Hall... Read More


September 28 2015

King’s standard bearer at Agincourt to be remembered at battle anniversary event

THE standard bearer of King Henry V at the Battle of Agincourt will be remembered in Wapley, near Yate, when it celebrates its links with Sir John Codrington... Read More


September 28 2015

Tim gives a clue to arts festival programme

COMEDY performer Tim Brooke-Taylor will launch the next Thornbury Arts Festival in a show that sees him team up with Bristol writer and broadcaster Chris Serle... Read More


September 28 2015

Health service update for residents at annual meeting

LOCAL people can attend the annual general meeting of the organisation responsible for planning, buying and monitoring most healthcare services in South Gloucestershire... Read More


September 28 2015

Children and staff celebrate day nursery’s landmark anniversary

A DAY nursery in Chipping Sodbury marked a special anniversary with a birthday celebration... Read More


September 28 2015

Ridge Wood event proves big hit

A chance to try woodland crafts at a local nature reserve has been given the thumbs up by local children. Ridge Wood local nature reserve also gave local youngsters a chance to test their knowledge of woodland life. .. Read More