Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Young soubrette delivers an opera treat

MUSIC lovers who attended the final Classics Castle concert of the year will be able to say they got to hear 22-year-old soubrette Emma...

Keep it rolling, Port Alfred

Visitor to the Sunshine Coast, Sarah-Claire Picton wrote about her experiences of Ndlambe and surrounds, giving a fresh perspective to what locals may take...

A fishy story: Kowie dog attacks ragged tooth shark

WHEN one lives in a small town like Port Alfred, or any of the surrounding towns and villages, you often hear of weird and...

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...
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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...

Students’ karaoke night a great time for a good cause

A GROUP of Stenden South Africa students brought social cohesion, nightlife, fun and communal activity, by hosting a karaoke evening at Guido’s bar and...

Announcing the winner of the Camelot Spa voucher for Valentine’s Day

THE winner of the Camelot Spa Valentine's Day/Talk of the Town online competition is: Kirsty Landman who won a voucher from the Camelot Spa at the Royal...
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Changing the world, starting with the crAzy always wins team

LAST Tuesday evening , crAzy™ always wins pty ltd, a Port Alfred-based strategic business consulting firm, intent on changing the world, hosted a fundraiser...

Buy into a legacy

TINY Steenkamp who in earlier years performed in London’s Palladium Theatre, was dubbed South Africa’s own Mario Lanza. He later went on to perform with...
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Lianie May delights Port Alfred audience

Afrikaans pop star Lianie May drew a full house at Tash’s Craft Bar last week when she performed in Port Alfred for the first...

VIDEO: Bodyboarding at West Beach

First day of West Beach Warfare bodyboarding in Port Alfred at the Royal St Andrews Hotel Easter Festival. https://youtu.be/xJPkwgfhbEI

Polar Plunge for PAHS pool

  PORT Alfred residents are being asked to take a dip in the sea at dawn on the winter solstice, Thursday June 21 at East...

National Arts Festival reports a drop in attendance

Collaboration and innovation the way forward for Festival THE National Arts Festival, which ended in Grahamstown last Sunday, reported a 10% drop in attendance figures. Overall...
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Tea and cake for Settlers Park frail care residents

Pick n Pay hosted high tea party with cake and sandwiches for frail care residents at Settlers Park.

Fame, musical production at PAHS transcends time

https://www.facebook.com/236852579670268/videos/1445810918774422/ PORT Alfred High School debuted Fame, a musical showcase on Wednesday evening and razzle-dazzled its audience from the moment the curtain lift. PAHS teacher...

Fatal accident on R72

EC:Port Alfred Cluster: 2017-08-13 The SAPS and emergency services are at a scene of an accident on the R72 between Port Alfred and Alexandria. The head...
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Aerobatics entrall young and old

Model aircraft whizzing through the air delighted young and old alike at the model aircraft show organised by the South African Air Force Association...

Happy Feet – Slipper Day helps children reach for a dream

TODAY, Friday May 11, was officially Slipper Day, an initiative of the Reach for a Dream Foundation that allows sick children to fulfil their...

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...

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...

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...

Great fun at Round Table golf day

GREAT fun, laughs, rain and tee-offs from the wrong hole led to a superb day of Round Table camaraderie and fundraising at the Kenton...

Tree of Lights shines bright

LAST Thursday evening the Port Alfred Hospital grounds were a haven of joy and light as the Baptist Church worship team led the singing...

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...

WARM WELCOME

Port Alfred Croquet Club manager Alf Steck, left, and captain Mercia Kruger welcomed groundsman Andries Nkoso as a first-time player in the Allan Wilson Classic this...
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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...

The order in which we’re born is not child’s play

The announcement last week that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting a third child means important days lie ahead for the UK's...

Excitement galore at the 4×4 Challenge

IT’S one of the iconic events of the year for the Ndlambe/Makana area, the Bathurst 4x4 Challenge, and fans of the sport came out...

Big kob tows canoe angler

A FISHERMAN who hooked a 20.4kg kob fishing from the Kowie River bank, and then played it from a canoe over three hours, was...
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