Friday, August 7, 2020
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Hero’s welcome for novice Port Alfred cyclist

Daniel Otto of Port Alfred received a hero’s welcome as he finished the Fish River Sun Mountain Bike Challenge two-day stage race today. It...

WATCH: Miss Universe Demi-Leigh is finally back home

Miss Universe Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters arrived at OR Tambo International Airport on Wednesday morning to a frenzy of media and excited fans. https://www.facebook.com/TimesLIVE/videos/10156273016729617/ This is the first...

Port Alfred couple flies around the world in self-built aircraft

LOCAL couple Sylvia and Brian Foster have just returned from a 160-day trip around the world in an aeroplane they themselves built. The aircraft, a...

Local women bind together for world day of prayer

WOMEN across Christian denominations in Port Alfred gathered at the Word of Truth Ministries for Women’s World Day of Prayer on March 5. Celebrating the...

Nemato Change a Life sports

NEMATO Change a Life (NCAL) sports clubs offer four small Olympic sports including rowing, gymnastics (tumbling and trampoline), handball and fencing. Sport is an important...

Bathurst Dog Show in pictures

There were hounds, mutts and pooches of all breeds and sizes at the Bathurst Dog Show on the village green last Saturday.

The 2019 Amanzi Festival looks set to be the best yet

  IT was all about marketing the product at the first meeting of the Amanzi Festival committee on Tuesday when it met at the Royal...

The sex is great, says polygamist Musa’s third wife MaKhumalo

Reality TV show Uthando Nes'thembu has fast become the latest hit on Mzansi Magic that everybody is obsessed with. Musa Mseleku has been described...

Ndlambe Municipal Notice: Liquor Trading Hours

Extension of liquor trading hours This notice serves to inform all affected parties of a resolution taken by Ndlambe Council at the meeting held in...
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Looking for treasure at the Damant Lodge market

The ever popular white elephant table was again the first stop for many shoppers at Damant Lodge's annual morning market on Saturday August 3....

Royal St Andrews Hotel King of the Kowie – Round II

The weather played its part although the breakers dumped many of the early riders on Saturday morning at East Beach when Round two of...

Shivers and laughter: More pictures from the Polar Plunge

There was a great community spirit and much fun was had by all who supported Port Alfred High School's Polar Plunge at East Beach...

Grahamstown Cricket Board prize giving evening a roaring success

FOR all the cricketers who participate in the Pineapple Cricket Tournament, or play rural league cricket, Friday evening's prizegiving is the highlight of the...

What do you call a rhino in the snow? Lost. Unless...

He’s run the London Marathon in a rhino suit‚ now Johannesburg adventurer and rhino activist John Black is preparing to climb Mt Vinson in...

Win big in Talk of the Town’s new photo competition

ALL amateur photographers and happy snappers should get their cameras in focus for the Talk of the Town ES Young Photographic Competition which starts...

Best saved for last at Thistle wine pairing

Diners attending a wine pairing dinner at The Thistle Restaurant last Saturday had the benefit of tasting notes being presented by Zevenwacht Wine Estate’s...

MultiSecurity, Kenrich with the help of Interact win prizes at the...

This year's Bathurst Agricultural Show, the 111th show since the show began, was a huge success and saw thousands of visitors visiting hundreds of...
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VIDEO: Taking a wave for a spin

Taking a wave for a spin on the first day of the West Beach Warfare bodyboarding competition in Port Alfred – part of the...

Book review: Thwala unpacks hard hitting realities of the past

THWALA, written by Shaw Park Primary teacher, Eve Clayton, unpacks the practice of ukuthwala – the forced marriage of young women and girls in...
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Good music never dies

Lionel Hunt performing It's Now or Never in his Elvis Tribute show at Tash's Craft Bar in the Port Alfred small boat harbour on...

Watch: South African jazz musician Ramopolo Hugh Masekela has died

South African jazz musician Ramopolo Hugh Masekela has died. Masekela lost his battle with prostate cancer in Johannesburg, his family said on Tuesday, January 23...
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Food, wine and song at the Royal St Andrews

Guests at the food and wine pairing dinner at The Thistle Restaurant at the Royal St Andrews Hotel on Saturday night were pleasantly surprised...
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Tourism gurus meet to build capacity in the industry

ON Thursday and Friday this week the Royal St Andrews Hotel was the location of a massive tourism industry capacity building workshop, attended by...

Teaching children safe swimming

LIFESAVING South Africa hosted children from a Durban primary school to a water and beach safety educational excursion on Wednesday. About 79 children from Athlone...

Joburg gets its first dagga coffee shop

In an ordinary building in an ordinary Joburg suburb is an extraordinary business. It's a coffee shop, but not of the caffeine variety. This...

Genetic modification in sci-fi thriller

The Titan, with Sam Worthington, Taylor Schilling, Tom Wilkinson. Directed by Lennart Ruff. 4/5 If you are into science fiction movies then head to Rosehill Mall...

Feast of rugby at Station Hill

Get ready for a whole lot of entertainment at the Station Hill sports grounds on Saturday October 26 when the Kowie United Tournament will...

Port Elizabeth adventurer to swim port to port

PORT Elizabeth ultra distance adventure swimmer Kyle Main will attempt a crossing from the Port of Coega to the Port Elizabeth harbour, as part...
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Jean Louw Ladies’ Classic reaches its ninth year

Dr Charles Louw addressed players at the prize giving for the Jean Louw Ladies’ Classic, named for his late wife, which took place on...

World-class chef shows Stenden a better way to nutrition

FRESH, natural and sustainable quality foods is what Stenden intends bringing to every one of its campuses and restaurants, and executive chef Albert Kooy...