Saturday, December 15, 2018

Nahoon Reef in East London the venue for the 2017 Mercedes...

Nahoon Reef in East London is bracing itself for the arrival of over 200 surfers and officials who will be participating in the 2017 Mercedes...

ReCycle your bikes for a good cause

WHEN you trudge 6kms to work and back every day to make a living, a bike would be on anyone’s bucket list and recently...

Amazing talent on display at photo exhibition

The Kowie Camera Club opened its inaugural photo exhibition at the RD McKenzie Art Gallery in Wharf Street on the evening of Saturday November...
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Youth Day soccer in Kenton

The Teenagers (yellow bibs) take on KTM at the Ekuphumleni soccer fields at Kenton-on-Sea on Youth Day. Eleven soccer teams faced off. The event...

Milking a wave for all its worth

The competition was spirited and there was a carnival-like atmosphere at the East Beach Easter Surf Classic on Saturday. This young surfer beat that...

Bathurst Dog Show third time lucky

THE Bathurst dog show on Sunday was a great success with dogs and people alike of all shapes and sizes parading and chilling on...
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Testing their mettle with an anvil toss

The brawn competition at the Bathurst Country Affair entailed throwing a 35kg anvil as far as possible. Men and women took part in friendly...

Dirty Pineapple Mud Run a great success on the Day of...

THE fifth Annual Dirty Pineapple Mud Run took place on Saturday and was well supported in all events. From Mud Maniacs to Mega Mudfish and...
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Happy Hours Grandparents Day

The Grade R and intermediate classes at Happy Hours Pre-primary school put on a great show for their grandparents day on Friday morning. The children sang...

Local artist at international exhibition

A PORT Alfred artist has had one of his paintings selected for display at a major international art exhibition in London next month, where...

Sandy Birch lauded and applauded at the launch of the Royal...

Sandy Birch, manager of Port Alfred Tourism was presented with gifts by Martin and Linda Bekker, owners of the Royal St Andrews Hotel, at...

Siblings take top two spots in first Royal Alfred Marina Mile

The winner of the inaugural Royal Alfred Marina Mile on Good Friday was 15-year-old Slater Black in a lightning fast 23 minutes 15 seconds,...

Tractor parade at the Bathurst Show

Tractors lining up to enter the main arena at the Bathurst Show on Saturday. Vintage machines from the Bathurst Agricultural Museum, kept in good working...
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Miss SA Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters crowned Miss Universe

Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters was crowned Miss Universe on Sunday night in a star-studded ceremony in Las Vegas‚ making her only the second...

Local man takes on great African pilgrimage for charity

LOCAL businessman and Port Alfred Round Table chairman Dominicue Averbuch is taking on the second leg of a magnificent personal and spiritual journey starting...

Kenton Marina in good hands with Vuyo

KENTON Marina’s recently appointed external facilities manager Vuyo Nyumka has received high praise for his work ethic and boating skills. An experienced local fisherman Bob...

Who’ll have the last laugh at the 2017 Comics’s Choice Awards?

Mirror mirror on the wall, who's the funniest of them all? On Saturday evening all will be revealed at the annual Savanna Comics' Choice...

More than 1 000 toys knitted with love for PA children

IMAGINE the smiles and happy faces of 1 180 children. Next week imagination will become reality when Wilma Jurgensen alongside Port Alfred Child Welfare’s senior...

Robots could replace teachers within the next decade

Robots will begin replacing teachers in the classroom within the next decade or so as part of a revolution in one-to-one learning, a leading...

Contagious Theatre brings three shows to National Arts Festival

CONTAGIOUS Theatre, a new theatre-making collaboration between director Jenine Collocott, performers Taryn Bennett and James Cairns, and producers Helen and Simon Cooper presents James...

The Hef set a high standard – SA’s first Playboy cover...

In the wake of Playboy founder Hugh Hefner’s death‚ SA’s first Playboy magazine cover girl‚ Tracy McGregor has reflected on the proud moment of...

New rock and surf club doing well

IN its short tenure since launching as an independent entity in April, the new Port Alfred Rock and Surf Club has grown tremendously and...

Port Alfred parkrun well attended for first run

This morning eager runners, walkers and strollers attended the first official parkrun in Port Alfred which started at the Port Alfred library lawns and...
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Full day’s action and entertainment at PAHS

FIRST it was the Full Day Derby at Port Alfred High School where Graeme College, Victoria Girls High and Primary along with Kingsridge High School...

All the Easter Festival action

An action-filled eight-page compilation of some of the best moments during the Royal St Andrew's Easter Festival by Amazing Events with pictures, slideshows and...

New author launches story of forced courtships and urban hardships

THWALA, by Eve Clayton, is a fictional story that looks at the practice of ukuthwala – the abduction and forced marriage of young women...

ANiCa Trio honours 10th year of Castle concerts

THERE was a very festive air at the Richmond House Museum and Music Room on Sunday as the acclaimed ANiCa Trio took to the...

Getting off to an early start at Grahamstown Festival

A 13-YEAR-OLD’S performance at noon today is one of the first shows kicking off this year’s National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, the arts extravaganza...

Which supermarket makes SA’s most delicious potato salad?

Our panel of judges put three ready-made potato salads from leading supermarkets to the taste test HOW WE CONDUCTED OUR TASTE TEST We put out a...

Sites, routes jewels in the crown

Designated heritage routes, as diverse as the Makana, Sandile, the Maqoma, Phalo and the Nelson Mandela routes; historic sites such as the Commemoration Church,...
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