Yate and Sodbury Voice News

June 17 2019 Mum wins change in leisure centre breastfeeding policy

Mum wins change in leisure centre breastfeeding policy

YATE Leisure Centre’s policy on breastfeeding has been changed after a nursing mum’s challenge... Read More


June 17 2019 Trust takeover of Tyndale Primary School confirmed

Trust takeover of Tyndale Primary School confirmed

A YATE primary school has joined an academy trust which already runs two other schools in the town... Read More


June 12 2019 Kebab van plan for lay-by near busy Yate roundabout is rejected

Kebab van plan for lay-by near busy Yate roundabout is rejected

A restaurant owner who wanted to start selling kebabs from a lay-by near a busy junction on the outskirts of Yate has been told to find a safer location... Read More


June 10 2019 Sun and great sounds at Sodfest

Sun and great sounds at Sodfest

THE sun shone on Sodfest, one of the few events of June to get any decent weather... Read More


June 09 2019 Woman cut free by firefighters after car crash in Yate

Woman cut free by firefighters after car crash in Yate

A WOMAN had to be cut free from a car after an accident in Rodford Way, Yate... Read More


June 06 2019 Concerns over new £86 million NHS mental health services contractor

Concerns over new £86 million NHS mental health services contractor

CAMPAIGNERS have raised concerns about a private firm that is about to take on an £86 million NHS contract... Read More


June 04 2019 Sex offender on run from Leyhill Open Prison is arrested

Sex offender on run from Leyhill Open Prison is arrested

A SEX offender who absconded from Leyhill Open Prison has been arrested after three days on the run... Read More


June 03 2019 Sodbury spirit beats the downpours at Big Lunch

Sodbury spirit beats the downpours at Big Lunch

CHIPPING Sodbury’s Big Lunch has been hailed a success, despite persistent rain. .. Read More


June 02 2019 Carpet clean causes chemical emergency

Carpet clean causes chemical emergency

FIREFIGHTERS had to be called in after chemical incident at a house in Frampton Cotterell. .. Read More


May 29 2019 £95,000 bill for fake trainer seller

£95,000 bill for fake trainer seller

A WICKWAR man has been ordered to pay back nearly £95,000 that he had made from the sale of fake branded trainers – 10 years after he was originally convicted... Read More