Sunday, May 20, 2018

Rocking the boat for autism

A FUN boat cruise and party for students from Stenden South Africa and 43 Air School last Friday served as both an awareness event...

Some photographs of the Port Alfred High School Matric Dance

IT was a glamorous affair, with beautiful ball gowns, spiffy suits and a great deal of camaraderie at Port Alfred High School at the recent...

Shark Tale

ACCORDING to Sarah Waries, CEO of Shark Spotters, a non-profit safety and research organisation based in Cape Town, False Bay has the second largest...

Something for everyone at scenic Tash’s Craft Bar

WITH one of the best scenic venues in town, overlooking the Kowie River and marina, Tash’s Craft Bar is a place where you can...
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Horse riding as therapy

Tammy Bouwer, who was born with cerebral palsy, has become an accomplished rider after being introduced to horses as a young girl. She demonstrated...
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Horsey fun at 3 Sisters gymkhana

It was horsey fun at the 3 Sisters Horse Trails on Saturday, where a gymkhana fun day was held for riders of all ages,...

‘Perfect partners’ at festive Graze pairing

THE atmosphere was festive at Graze by the River last Friday and Saturday evening when proprietor and chef, Nick Howard, opened the doors for...

A masterclass in food and wine pairing

NICK Howard worked his magic on Saturday evening at his restaurant, Graze by the River on Van der Riet Street, with a food and...

Bibliophiles from all over congregate at another successful Bathurst Bookfair

THERE was a great atmosphere around Bathurst today, mainly due to the Bathurst Bookfair, an annual treat for book-lovers from far and wide, and...
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A blast at the Bathurst Agricultural Museum Farm Fair

EVERY year the Bathurst Agricultural Museum puts on its famous farm fair, a delightful display of old-time skills and crafts that takes visitors back...

Cultural Sandwich – extending a National Arts Festival visit into an...

THE National Arts Festival (June 28 – July 8) is an annual feast of theatre, dance, performance art, music, visual art and more and...

Glamorous evening at PAHS

FOR all the Grade 12 pupils at Port Alfred High School it was an evening of fun with friends but, for many,  mingled with...

Icasa gives good news for mobile phone users

The country's telecommunications regulator has announced that subscribers will now be able to roll over data on their devices. The Independent Communications Authority of SA...

Your data can’t just vanish anymore: new rules for MTN‚ Vodacom‚...

The telecommunications regulator says service providers MTN‚ Vodacom and Cell C must provide an option to roll over unused data‚ ending the frustration of...

Aussie travel advisory bashes South Africa

Murder‚ rape‚ car hijackings‚ civil unrest‚ water shortages‚ spiked drinks‚ drunk drivers and terrorism. These are just a few of the horrors that could be...

From delivering post to collecting beer

FROM being a postman with Royal Mail in England to owning three properties in the United Kingdom and one in Port Alfred is the...

Royal St Andrews Hotel Amanzi Festival ends with great surfing

IN spectacular fashion, the Royal St Andrews Hotel Amanzi Festival ended today with the finals of the Port Alfred Classic, a premier event for...
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Exceptional stock at the Bathurst Agricultural Show auction

GOOD grief, did you see the size of that ox? With over 1 000kg in the auction ring at a time, it is possibly one...
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Royal St Andrews Hotel Amanzi Festival grand opening of the Port...

We want to boost the economy of Port Alfred and surrounds was the word from Dave Lawson at the opening of the first Town...

East Beach abuzz as top surfers show their skills

SOME of the world's top surfers are in town to take part in the Royal Saint Andrews Hotel Amanzi Festival Port Alfred Classic, and...

Val Zyl, Woolf king and queen of Nelson Mandela Bay

VW NMB Surf Pro, pres. By Billabong, final day In an action packed finals day, David van Zyl out surfed Adin Masencamp by three points...
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Hard to pick a winner among all the delicious potjies

A walk-through of the various entrants and the mouth-watering dishes they prepared for the potjiekos competition at Route 72 Saloon on Saturday afternoon. The...
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Fun and excitement at Red Leaf Easter egg hunt

There was a big turnout of children, from tiny tots to those a little older, accompanied by their parents at Red Leaf Nursery's annual...

All ready to go at the Bathurst Agricultural Show

IT’s all systems go for the 100th Bathurst Agricultural Show which takes place at the Bathurst Showgrounds from April 6 to 8, and the...

Motorheads paradise as East Beach prepares for rubber ducks and jet...

THE Amanzi Festival, sponsored by the Royal St Andrews Hotel (RSAH), is finally here, with 10 days of high-adrenaline international water sports action to...
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PAHS Carnival draws throngs looking for tasty food and bargains

The always popular Port Alfred High School annual Carnival drew throngs of people to the school hall on Tuesday night, with never-ending queues at...

Provincial pride rests with local disabled athlete

A FAMILIAR figure, local differently-abled runner Lungisani Mtsatse has won many medals and was, once again, chosen to represent the Eastern Cape at an...

NSRI – National Water Safety Alert

SEA RESCUE – National – Tuesday, 27th March NSRI are urging extreme public caution around the coast over this school holiday period and during the approaching...

Movie hits home amid gun violence in USA

Death Wish, with Bruce Willis, Vincent D'Onofrio and Elisabeth Shue, directed by Eli Roth. 4/5 PAUL Kersey (Bruce Willis) is a surgeon in a Chicago hospital...
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Vintage and classic beauties at OD Inggs Memorial Run

Vintage and classic cars set out from Rosehill Mall this morning on the first day of the two-day OD Inggs Memorial Run. Competitors navigate...
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