Yate and Sodbury Voice News

May 03 2021 Dyson can build art gallery near Chipping Sodbury

Dyson can build art gallery near Chipping Sodbury

PLANS by billionaire businessman Sir James Dyson to open an art gallery at his home near Chipping Sodbury have been approved... Read More


May 02 2021 Police welcome six-year sentence for Yate takeaway robber

Police welcome six-year sentence for Yate takeaway robber

POLICE have welcomed the prison sentence handed to a Yate man who admitted the armed robbery of two takeaways in the town... Read More


May 01 2021 Dad's cancer spurs Tim's marathon run

Dad's cancer spurs Tim's marathon run

MUSICIAN Tim Whiting is facing the challenge of running the London Marathon, despite never having run a race before. .. Read More


April 15 2021 Police dog dies after being injured tracking burglars in Yate

Police dog dies after being injured tracking burglars in Yate

A POLICE dog has died after being injured while trying to trace burglars who had broken into a building in Yate. .. Read More


April 13 2021 Man beaten and kicked by gang on cycle path

Man beaten and kicked by gang on cycle path

POLICE are trying to trace a gang who attacked a man, breaking his collarbone, on a cycle path between Lyde Green and Westerleigh... Read More


April 03 2021 Fundraising in memory of boy who died aged 11 passes huge milestone

Fundraising in memory of boy who died aged 11 passes huge milestone

A FAMILY'S fundraising campaign in memory of their son, who died aged 11 from leukaemia, has passed the £300,000 mark... Read More


April 02 2021 Easter bonnets and St George celebrations for Yate

Easter bonnets and St George celebrations for Yate

THE Friends of Kingsgate Park have announced two celebrations to lift spirits as Yate moves into spring... Read More


April 01 2021 Metro Mayor election: Q&A with four candidates who want the job

Metro Mayor election: Q&A with four candidates who want the job

IN May voters in South Gloucestershire, Bristol and B&NES get to choose the next Metro Mayor... Read More


March 31 2021 Whirlpool 'remains totally committed to Yate' after selling factory site to council

Whirlpool 'remains totally committed to Yate' after selling factory site to council

APPLIANCE maker Whirlpool has reassured Yate residents that it has no intention of leaving Yate, despite selling its factory in Station Road... Read More


March 31 2021 New cycle lanes will link Yate to ring road

New cycle lanes will link Yate to ring road

NEW cycle lanes are on the way to link Yate to the Avon Ring Road... Read More