Sunday, June 16, 2019
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Hounds, mutts and pooches of all kinds at Bathurst Dog Show

There were hounds, mutts and pooches of all breeds and sizes at the Bathurst Dog Show on the village green this morning. From thoroughbreds...
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The always friendly Port Alfred parkrun

As the mornings get colder the turnout thins for Port Alfred parkrun, but there were still more than 100 of the faithful (117 to...

Macgregor shines, with a little help from his friends

Balance, grace and athletic ability are essential properties of champion surfers and 15-year-old Surfing South Africa Longboard Champion Kye Macgregor has them all in...
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Browsing books and admiring alpacas at the Bathurst Book Fair

Book sellers from around the Eastern Cape came to sell new and old books, best sellers and rarities, light reading and scholarly works at...

WATCH: Disney’s “The Lion King” remake roars to life with new...

The latest Disney live action adaptation, "The Lion King" remake from director Jon Favreau roars to life with new trailer. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=amiFBdzvIiY&feature=youtu.be    
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Battle of the lawnmowers at the Bathurst Show

The always popular sit-down lawnmower race at the Bathurst Show again entertained the crowds around the main arena last Saturday. https://youtu.be/ZKvQy2y779M
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Checking out the sheep and goats at the show

For farmers looking to buy or just show-goers looking at the livestock, there were plenty of sheep and goats on display at the Bathurst...
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Admiring the silkies at the Bathurst Show

Nicolas Wilmot’s silkies on display in the poultry section at the Bathurst Show last weekend. https://youtu.be/IKWVdN1k94k
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Perusing the poultry at the Bathurst Show

Some of the fowls on display in the poultry section at the Bathurst Show last weekend. https://youtu.be/TSwBAS_kZ9c
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Painting for environmental awareness at the Bathurst Show

In keeping with Port Alfred High School's conservation and environment theme, pupils and other children were invited to paint drums at the school's stand...

Fun at the Show

The 111th Bathurst Agricultural Show is underway and there are so many activities to enjoy. Here are a few random photos of the show to...

Lots to see and do at the Bathurst Show – ...

Now in its 11th year, the oldest running and biggest agricultural show in the province, the Bathurst Agricultural Show is now on at the...

First round of the King of the Kowie complete

Surfers, together with their spectators, arrived at East Beach on Human Rights Day, to participate in the first leg of the King of the Kowie...

Beach handball preparations complete for Royal St Andrews Hotel Amanzi Challenge

The South African Handball Federation president, Ally Pole, is excited about the inclusion of this growing sport at this year’s Royal St Andrews Hotel...
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Night Bowls final at the Kowie Bowling Club

The final of the Pick n Pay Night Bowls competition was played at the Kowie Bowling Club last Friday night. There was a jolly...

It’s almost time for the Bathurst Show

With just over two weeks to go, anticipation of the biggest agricultural event in the Eastern Cape is building, but concerns have been expressed...

Get ready for the thrills of inflatable boat racing at the...

Sportsmen and women from around the country, along with several overseas competitors, are preparing themselves for a challenge and hope to walk away with...
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Rain 1, cricket 0 – but winners all round

Though no cricket was played on the final day of the annual Pineapple Tournament due to drenching rain, there was still a good turnout...
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Well supported Settlers Park quiz

The latest Settlers Park quiz was well attended, with residents and visitors taking part. Quizmaster David Boyd had participants racking their brains trying to...
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Another successful Port Alfred High School carnival

After worrying about the morning rain putting a damper on the Port Alfred High School carnival last Friday, the skies cleared and the sun...

Teams vie to become 2019 Pineapple Cricket Tournament champs

The 2019 Kenrich Pineapple Cricket Tournament got off to a great start on Saturday with four players scoring centuries, some conclusive wins and some...
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Another pleasant, sociable parkrun in Port Alfred

Front-runners leading the pack at the latest Port Alfred parkrun - one the most unique in the country, following the towpath of the Kowie...
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Steak night raises funds for PAHS tour

There was a well-supported steak braai at the Port Alfred High School clubhouse last Friday night to raise funds for the school sports tour...

Summertime Bash at PAHS

Port Alfred High School’s Friends of the School (FOS) are once again hosting a fundraising dance, the Summertime Bash, on February 16. There is a...

Spot yourself at parkrun

Were you at the Port Alfred parkrun on Saturday February 2? See yourself in pictures in the slideshow below. Some, especially the front runners,...

Shipwreck cocktail bar opens in Kenton

The Shipwreck cocktail bar opened at The Volo last on Friday January 25, offering another entertainment venue for the people of Kenton-on-Sea and surrounds. Owner...
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Another lovely parkrun in Port Alfred

Runners and walkers coming under the Putt Bridge in Port Alfred on the first lap of parkrun this morning, February 2. There was a...

Scrapbookers mark first National Scrapbook Day in Port Alfred

Local scrapbookers gathered at the Halyards Hotel on Saturday for National Scrapbook Day, sharing ideas and lovingly putting together memories of family, friends and...
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Preserving memories in a creative way

Jacobie van der Westhuizen shows a mini scrapbook she made about family at the National Scrapbook Day event at the Halyards Hotel last Saturday. https://youtu.be/2-LotVC5tYs
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Scrapbookers mark first National Scrapbook Day in Port Alfred

Local scrapbookers gathered at the Halyards Hotel on Saturday for National Scrapbook Day, sharing ideas and lovingly putting together memories of family, friends and...
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