Friday, August 17, 2018

St Andrew’s College basketball results

LAST week the St Andrew’s College basketball teams played in various fixtures and had a mixed bag of results. Wednesday February 15 SAC U14C beat Kuyasa...

St Andrew’s pipe band strikes a chord at Knysna Celtic Festival

LAST weekend the St Andrew’s College pipe band made the trip to Knysna to take part in the annual Knysna Celtic Festival. The intermittent showers...

Kingswood junior girls water polo players display true grit

THE Kingswood U13A water polo girls recently returned from their tour to the Western Cape. Before taking part in the Reddam House Tournament, the Kingswood...

Kingswood girls are basketball champs

KINGSWOOD College held their third Basketball Championships on February 24. The tournament saw four schools participating and seven teams all together. The schools were Kingswood College,...

Master of disaster lecture open to the public

MASTER OF DISASTER: Tourism marketing and hotelier, Dr Bert "Bow-Thai" van Walbeek How to manage or prepare for a disaster as a tourism practitioner AS a hotelier...
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Celebrating Boy Scouts founder’s birthday and 40 years of Scouting in Port Alfred

UPLIFTING VOICES: The congregation at St Paul's Anglican Church in Port Alfred rose to sing 'All Things Bright and Beautiful' at the celebration of...

PAHS host inter-schools archers and golfers

ARCHERY JOHN Tweedie and his committee pulled out all the stops on Saturday when Port Alfred High School hosted the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP)...
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Girls receive sanitary products to help with School absenteeism

THE girls of Port Alfred Primere Skool in Station Hill received a gift of sanitary products on Friday to assist them to attend school even...

Keen competition at St Andrew’s / DSG River Mile

THE St Andrew’s College / Diocesan School for Girls River Mile took place at Bosemansriviermond on Sunday February 18. The seniors (Grade 10, 11 and...
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3D animal statues at Port Alfred High on Saturday

Archery at school concentrates the attention School parent John Tweedie organised the archery contest on behalf of the National Archery in Schools Programme (NASP) held...

Isandlwana historian captivates Grahamstown audience

MANY in the Grahamstown community were mesmerised by historian Rob Caskie recently, as he recounted in detail the actions of the British and Zulu...

Kingswood girls dominate at Alexander Road water polo festival

LAST weekend saw the Kingswood 1st girls’ water polo team take part in the Alexander Road water polo festival in Port Elizabeth. Despite starting slowly,...

Kingswood basketballers continue to shine

KINGSWOOD College basketball teams enjoyed considerable success last weekend.   The boy’s teams played against Grey High School in Port Elizabeth, with the 1st team winning...

Double triumphs for St Andrew’s rowers at Buffalo Regatta and Selborne Sprints

ST ANDREW’S College Rowing Club ventured out to the blustery Buffalo River last week, from February 8 to 10, for the annual Buffalo Regatta...

Back in the swim of things

The St Andrew’s Preppies proved they were back in the swim of things with several wins at the Graeme College Relay Gala which took...

Excitement and experience at U14 Regatta

FIFTEEN U14 St Andrew’s College rowers travelled to Swartkops River last weekend to race in the Grey U14 Regatta. The most exciting races to watch...

Shark attack survivor inspires St Andrew’s College boys

AFTER hearing Caleb Swanepoel speaking at the International Round Square Conference in Cape Town last year, Oscar Liss and Sanele Mboto invited him to...

A feast of action at St Andrew’s College Water Polo Day

LAST Saturday, St Andrew’s College hosted their annual Water Polo Day. St Andrews Prep, Selborne College, Graeme College, Woodridge, Alexander Road and Kingswood were...

St Andrew’s at Grey High School U15 water polo tournament

THE St Andrew’s U15A water polo team won silver at the annual Grey High school water polo tournament last weekend. The team had targeted...

Angry Unisa students leave a trail of destruction after NSFAS protest

Angry University of South Africa (Unisa) students ran rampant through the Durban city centre on Thursday‚ stoning cars and overturning bins during a tense...

St Andrew’s shines at National 2nd team water polo tournament

THE St Andrew’s College 2nd water polo team returned to the National 2nds tournament this year as defending champions and played so from the...

DSG’s international hockey coach

DSG director of sport Chris Hibbert recently spent a week in the UK working with the England men’s and women’s hockey teams as a...

Kingswood pupil chosen for Junior Protea equestrian team

Congratulations to Kingswood College pupil Janey Krige who has been selected as a member of the Saddle Seat Junior Protea Team. Janey was also...

Senior state advocate encourages rape victims to speak up

Advocate Nickie Turner addressed Kingswood College on "rape culture" recently. In her interesting and thought provoking talk, she appealed to rape victims to "speak...

Port Alfred High School honours cricket stars

Port Alfred High School acknowledged U15 bowler Reece Linforth, left, for his 3 for 1, including a hat trick against St Dominic’s Priory, as...
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Swim-a-thon a success at PAHS

CHARITY DIVE: Rotary Club Port Alfred and E Club South Africa held a charity fundraising swim-a-thon at the Port Alfred High School pool on...

Kingswood girls triumphant at basketball tournament

THE Port Elizabeth Comets host an annual school tournament every September, but due to logistical problems, the 2017 tournament was postponed to January. The tournament...

Kingswood gains valuable experience at Grey Bloem water polo tournament

WHILE their fellow Grahamstown school, St Andrew’s, was facing tough competition at the Grey High School water polo festival in Port Elizabeth, Kingswood College...

St Andrew’s in tough competition at Grey Water Polo Festival

LAST weekend the St Andrew’s U14A, U15A and 2nd teams headed to Port Elizabeth, to attend the annual Grey High School water polo club...

Grahamstown to welcome storyteller extraordinaire Rob Caskie

“AS human beings, we have grown up with story-telling, yet with the entertainment options available today, the ancient art is being lost. Audiences love...
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