Sunday, March 7, 2021

Another company treated to lunch

It's becoming a thing in our town; companies supporting companies by donating lunch. Not only are the recipients delighted, but the company that supplied...

New artist a great find, says Puwe

Local gospel singer Mncedi Puwe is always attempting to find ways to improve the conditions of those that live in the townships and, recently,...

Letter from BAS president regarding the 2021 Bathurst Agricultural Show

Good morning members and supporters of the Bathurst Agricultural Show. There is a cattle auction on Thursday January 28 at 11am at the showgrounds. We have...

Bathurst Agricultural Show 2021 – Cancelled

Sad news, but Talk of the Town has been informed that the 2021 Bathurst Agricultural Show has been cancelled. As one of the biggest drawcards...

Nemato Change a Life news

Nemato Change a Life (NCAL) is the premier learning hub for children living in and around the Nemato area offering a variety of sporting...

Rotary E-Club helped put smiles on faces at Damant Lodge

A long-standing tradition over the Christmas period is that the members of Rotary E-Club of South Africa One, share some cake with the residents...

Tower calves a new future

Twins born just a month ago are already over 2m tall but, don’t worry, they are giraffes. Born on the Riverview Estate in early December,...

Council Notes

Liquor hours will not be extended this holiday season. “Accept that liquor must be restricted,” said Ndlambe mayor Khululwa Ncamiso. The message was stated at the...

Carols by Candlelight to go virtual

The Sunshine Coast Hospice Carols by Candlelight and Tree of Lights will be a virtual event this year, and not take place at the...

Eastern Cape Liquor board concerned about non-compliance by liquor outlets with...

PHUMLANI FANI Senior Communication and Marketing Officer of the Social Accountability Unit, Pumlani Fani issued this media release. The Eastern Cape Liquor Board (ECLB) reported it...

COVID-19 LIVE UPDATES | DA not happy with liquor restrictions and...

TimesLIVE 'So it's the problem child?': Mzansi reacts to stricter lockdown in Nelson Mandela Bay Social media was filled with memes and messages reacting to President...

Ladies’ boutique expands to Rosehill Mall

  The popular ladies’ boutique, La Dame Mystique, has been a welcome and long-time fixture at the upper level of the Heritage Mall, supplying the...

Top EC horses compete for championship titles in Bathurst

SABRINA DEAN There was a dazzling selection of some of the best horses in the Eastern Cape on display in Bathurst village during the Eastern...

Lions Christmas cake sales

Port Alfred Lions will be selling their ever-popular Christmas cakes again this year and sales have already commenced at Rosehill and Heritage Malls and...

Tide tables – October 22 to 29

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Swimming ban lifted at most Durban beaches after more than 200...

TimesLIVE SUTHENTIRA GOVENDER Durban residents can finally take a dip in the ocean after they were unable to do so for more than 200 days due...

Aleit Swanepoel to provide motivation at the RSAH

Celebrity Aleit Swanepoel will motivate his audience at his talk at the Royal St Andrews Hotel on Saturday November 7. Swanepoel is the founder and...

Out and about in Port Alfred

A few photographs of people around town recently. The exciting news is, as locals begin to explore the area's amenities so visitors from out-of-town are...

Help them to help themselves

A new football club for the youth began in Port Alfred in June last year in the hope of finding and developing talent. However, Covid...

Tides for Port Alfred – October 8 to 15

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Spring Sunday picnic at Titi Jonas

A special Spring Sunday Picnic will be held at the Titi Joonas multipurpose community Centre on Sunday October 11. Entry to the event is free...

Keiskamma Music Academy, Port Alfred branch

  The Keiskamma Music Academy in Hamburg (along the coast towards East London) was formed in 2006 with the aim of uplifting the community through...

New restaurant to tickle the taste buds

"Grandi notizie", Italy has come to Port Alfred with the opening of a new restaurant at the Post Masters Village, KC Italia. With a menu...

Have you voted for Beatrix yet?

Time is running out for you to get your copy of Sarie magazine and vote for local lady Beatrix Bissett in the Sarie Voorbladgesig...

At least three miners believed killed in Limpopo platinum mine accident

Authorities are on the scene at a mining incident in Mokopane, Limpopo. Details are sketchy, but according to the family of a miner who lost...

Two young men drown at beach in Kenton-on-Sea in the Eastern...

African News Agency (ANA) Two young men, believed to be in their 20s, drowned when they were apparently caught in rip currents and swept out...

Good news for the local property market?

Article from BUSINESSTECH Wealthy foreigners from these countries are buying property in South Africa right now As South Africa continues gradually emerging from the national lockdown,...

Care for your health at Transcendence

Transcendence can be explained as moving above and beyond… through the mundane and ordinary into something more... the extraordinary. Mental and physical wellbeing are important factors and...

Keeping our beaches clean

Beach cleanups are important and, in our stretch of the Eastern Cape coastline volunteers regularly get down to the beaches to ensure that the...

Lighting the Way to a Brighter Tomorrow: International Literacy Day…

Message from the READ Educational Trust For over 50 years, UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation) has celebrated International Literacy Day, and with...