Yate and Sodbury Voice News

July 01 2021 Green light for 183 new homes in Yate

Green light for 183 new homes in Yate

PLANNERS have given a developer the go-ahead to build the next stage of the Ladden Garden Village development in Yate... Read More


July 01 2021 Princess is finally crowned as Chipping Sodbury Festival goes on despite carnival loss

Princess is finally crowned as Chipping Sodbury Festival goes on despite carnival loss

THE Chipping Sodbury Festival has brought a buzz to the town, despite its biggest event having to be cancelled and others adapted... Read More


June 23 2021 Driver arrested after toddler injured by van in Yate street

Driver arrested after toddler injured by van in Yate street

A DRIVER has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving after a toddler was injured by a van in a Yate street... Read More


June 17 2021 Chipping Sodbury carnival and street fair cancelled

Chipping Sodbury carnival and street fair cancelled

CHIPPING Sodbury's carnival and street fair has been cancelled after the lifting of coronavirus restrictions was delayed... Read More


May 29 2021 Yate will lose two bank branches in space of a month

Yate will lose two bank branches in space of a month

THOUSANDS of bank customers are facing an even longer trip to their nearest counter after Barclays announced plans to leave Yate... Read More


May 29 2021 Cleaning up Yate for a good cause

Cleaning up Yate for a good cause

A SIX-year-old girl from Yate has cleaned up her neighbourhood – and raised more than £700 for charity at the same time... Read More


May 28 2021 Chipping Sodbury Festival programme unveiled

Chipping Sodbury Festival programme unveiled

CHIPPING Sodbury’s vibrant summer festival is getting underway with a mix of online and live events. .. Read More


May 28 2021 New blow to campaign to keep Samet in UK

New blow to campaign to keep Samet in UK

THE battle to prevent a teenager who has made Yate his home from being deported to his native Albania has suffered a new blow... Read More


May 27 2021 Chipping Sodbury School shows significant improvements, says Ofsted

Chipping Sodbury School shows significant improvements, says Ofsted

GOVERNMENT inspectors have acknowledged significant improvements at Chipping Sodbury School... Read More


May 07 2021 20mph limit and speed humps for village high street

20mph limit and speed humps for village high street

WICKWAR High Street and Station Road could become a 20mph zone under plans unveiled by South Gloucestershire Council... Read More