Yate and Sodbury Voice News

September 23 2020 Neighbour foils attempt to con Yate pensioner

Neighbour foils attempt to con Yate pensioner

POLICE have commended a quick-thinking neighbour who rushed to stop two conmen from burgling an elderly woman's home after distracting her... Read More


September 16 2020 Confirmed COVID-19 case at Yate school

Confirmed COVID-19 case at Yate school

MORE than 100 children and staff at a school in Yate have been told to self-isolate for two weeks after a confirmed case of COVID-19... Read More


September 11 2020 Yate man jailed for burglary, theft and fraud spree

Yate man jailed for burglary, theft and fraud spree

A YATE man has been jailed for a series of crimes after being caught on a resident's CCTV... Read More


September 11 2020 Tractor wrecked by fire at farm

Tractor wrecked by fire at farm

A TRACTOR was wrecked after catching fire on a farm near Yate... Read More


September 08 2020 Yate park and ride with 190 spaces could be open by next March

Yate park and ride with 190 spaces could be open by next March

PLANS for a £3.5million park and ride next to South Gloucestershire Council’s offices in Yate have been submitted... Read More


September 04 2020 Police track down robbery suspect after appeal for sightings in Yate and Chipping Sodbury

Police track down robbery suspect after appeal for sightings in Yate and Chipping Sodbury

POLICE have tracked down a man who was wanted in connection with a robbery investigation... Read More


September 03 2020 Big differences in waiting times for GP appointments at Yate surgeries

Big differences in waiting times for GP appointments at Yate surgeries

A SURVEY of patients at Yate surgeries has found big differences in the length of time people have to wait for an appointment... Read More


September 03 2020 Hedgehog rescue centre is inundated with new arrivals

Hedgehog rescue centre is inundated with new arrivals

A HEDGEHOG rescue centre in Chipping Sodbury which stayed open during lockdown has had calls for help from as far away as Wales and Somerset. .. Read More


September 03 2020 Mum's fundraising campaign needs another £1,000 to help children hear at nursery

Mum's fundraising campaign needs another £1,000 to help children hear at nursery

PARENTS are fundraising to pay for ‘sound clouds’ to help children who have difficulty with hearing loss and communication at a Yate nursery... Read More


September 03 2020 Late night marhsals patrol weekend 'hot spot' areas in Chipping Sodbury

Late night marhsals patrol weekend 'hot spot' areas in Chipping Sodbury

MARSHALS are patrolling 'hotspot' areas outside Chipping Sodbury pubs to persuade drinkers to act sensibly, as fears of a second wave of coronavirus rise... Read More