Yate and Sodbury Voice News

April 27 2015

National Lottery funds improvements to Tourist Information Centre

A refurbishment to the Tourist Information Centre in Sodbury and the launch of its upgraded web site have been funded by the National Lottery. .. Read More


April 27 2015

Helicopters over Yate and Sodbury in big NATO exercise

MILITARY helicopters seen flying over Yate and Chipping Sodbury were taking part in a major NATO exercise... Read More


April 27 2015

From books to bicycles - librarians ride the length of Britain for charity

Two Yate Librarians have cycled from Land’s End to John O’Groats, raising over £3,000 for St Peter’s Hospice.. Read More


April 27 2015

Youth café’s future secured for hundreds of users

YATE’S youth café has been transferred to the town council after cuts threatened the future of the distinctive purple building... Read More


April 27 2015

Beating the bounds – don’t forget

CHILDREN will turn upside down on Yate Common during the ancient ceremony of beating the bounds... Read More


April 27 2015

Work on target at Yate Riverside as builders make good progress

A LANDMARK stage in the building of the Yate Riverside project is on track to be reached by the summer... Read More


March 29 2015

Seek out Andy’s carved creatures along walking trails

FAMILIES can take up the challenge of seeking out wooden sculptures in Yate and Chipping Sodbury by following two specially devised walking trails... Read More


March 29 2015

Win tickets to the Sodbury Jazz and Blues Festival

Yate and Sodbury Voice, the official media partner for the forthcoming Sodbury Jazz and Blues Festival, is offering readers the opportunity to win tickets to the two headline acts appearing at Chipping Sodbury Town Hall. .. Read More


March 29 2015

Landmark day for cinema scheme as work starts on Yate Riverside site

A SIGNIFICANT step was reached in the new Yate Riverside scheme when the ground was broken to mark the start of construction... Read More


March 29 2015

ELECTION 2015

May 7 is decision time as the people of Yate and Sodbury go to the polls for the general election. We’ve given the five candidates running in the Thornbury and Yate constituency at the time we went to press, the chance to present their case to the voters. Here’s what they had to say... Read More