Yate and Sodbury Voice News

September 27 2019 Park and walk to ease pressure on spaces in Chipping Sodbury

Park and walk to ease pressure on spaces in Chipping Sodbury

A NEW scheme in Chipping Sodbury aims to keep workers fit – and free up car parking spaces for shoppers... Read More


September 25 2019 Tributes to former Chipping Sodbury School teacher Cyril Pennington

Tributes to former Chipping Sodbury School teacher Cyril Pennington

WARM tributes have been paid to a former teacher at Chipping Sodbury School, who has died aged 93... Read More


September 25 2019 Yate workers among thousands to lose jobs in Thomas Cook collapse

Yate workers among thousands to lose jobs in Thomas Cook collapse

WORKERS at a Yate travel agency are among the thousands who have lost their jobs following the collapse of Thomas Cook... Read More


September 24 2019 New pitch is perfect for sport in Yate

New pitch is perfect for sport in Yate

CELEBRATIONS have taken place at Yate Outdoor Sports Complex to mark the completion of two major projects: the recent replacement of the astroturf on the all-weather pitch and the refurbished track. .. Read More


September 24 2019 Call for councillors to 'shadow' social workers to check whether service is improving

Call for councillors to 'shadow' social workers to check whether service is improving

COUNCILLORS want to “shadow” social workers in South Gloucestershire to check children’s services are improving, following a damning report... Read More


September 16 2019 Violent offender goes on the run from Leyhill Open Prison

Violent offender goes on the run from Leyhill Open Prison

POLICE are appealing for sightings of a violent offender who has gone missing from Leyhill open prison... Read More


September 12 2019 Rogue traders banned for aggressive and misleading practices in Yate

Rogue traders banned for aggressive and misleading practices in Yate

WHEN a customer told two rogue traders she no longer wanted a new wall at her home they simply waited until she was out and started building it. .. Read More


September 12 2019 Plans for 105,000 new homes must be 'radically' rewritten

Plans for 105,000 new homes must be 'radically' rewritten

PLANS to build 105,000 homes in the region must be 'radically' changed and opened to full public consultation... Read More


September 06 2019 Merger will secure future of Yate & Chipping Sodbury foodbank

Merger will secure future of Yate & Chipping Sodbury foodbank

YATE & Chipping Sodbury foodbank is to merge with the North Bristol Foodbank so that its future is secured. .. Read More


September 05 2019 Nursery is outstanding, says education watchdog

Nursery is outstanding, says education watchdog

AN Ofsted inspection has found a nursery in Iron Acton to be outstanding in all areas... Read More