Yate and Sodbury Voice News

March 01 2015

Wild times planned in conservation programme

A PROGRAMME of wildlife and conservation events in Yate and Chipping Sodbury has been drawn up for the coming months... Read More


March 01 2015

Musical feast promised by brass band

DODINGTON Parish Band is rehearsing for its next concert, to be performed in Winterbourne in April... Read More


March 01 2015

Summer target for first affordable homes on Barnhill Quarry site

THE first affordable homes on the Barnhill Quarry site in Chipping Sodbury are set to be completed in the summer... Read More


March 01 2015

No longer a recruitment fair

The twice-yearly MOP Fair takes place later this month. Love it or loathe it, the fair is very much a part of Chipping Sodbury’s heritage and has been around for centuries. .. Read More


March 01 2015

Dreaming Spires becomes a reality

Angus Braithwaite is now in his second term at one of the most renowned University’s on the planet, yet his journey from Chipping Sodbury School to Mansfield, the youngest college at Oxford wasn’t all plain sailing... Read More


March 01 2015

Books for dementia available in Yate and Sodbury

Books that help dementia sufferers and their carers have been launched at libraries in Yate and Chipping Sodbury. .. Read More


March 01 2015

Council tax freeze for householders – but expect a rise next year

HOUSEHOLDERS in South Gloucestershire have had their council tax frozen for a fith successive year... Read More


March 01 2015

Picnic in the park back on for 2015

Plans are being made for a repeat of a successful public picnic in Yate... Read More


March 01 2015

Yate teacher’s cycle challenge to help Ugandan children

MUSIC teacher Franc Short has challenged himself to cycle 5,817 miles – the equivalent of pedalling from Yate to Uganda... Read More


March 01 2015

Busy March for Music and Entertainment at Sodbury Town Hall

It’s set to be a busy few weeks at the town hall, as Stuart Hobday, a former BBC Radio 2 Music Producer and organiser of Sodbury Jazz and Blues Festival reports... Read More