Sunday, February 25, 2018

Minstrels on the march as Tweede Nuwejaar festivities get under way

The Cape Town Street Parade got under way on Tuesday‚ with more than 13‚000 minstrels taking part and an expected crowd of more than...

NSRI APPEAL FOR PINK RESCUE BUOYS

SEA RESCUE – NATIONAL – Saturday, 30th December. NSRI appeal to the public in the PINK RESCUE FLOATATION BUOY CAMPAIGN: NSRI are appealing to the...

FULL MOON SPRING TIDE – NATIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY ALERT:

NSRI are urging extreme public caution and safety awareness around the coast from today and over this coming weekend and next week. The FULL MOON SPRING...

SA has drunk status‚ and we’re afraid to admit it

One in seven adults admits to being binge-drinkers‚ but economists say the problem is likely to be much worse. Based on admissions in a survey...

Kowie Striders Fun Run as festive as ever

As is always the case at the annual Kowie Striders Fun Run on Boxing Day, there was a great festive spirit among the participants...
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Trevor and his guide dog on the Kowie Striders Fun Run

In addition to prizes for men, women, and junior boys and girls in the top three spots in the 5km and 8km races of...
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Huge turnout for annual Kowie Striders fun run

The start of the annual Kowie Striders Fun Run at the Port Alfred Country Club in beautiful weather this evening. This year's run drew...

The Christmas weekend on Durban’s beachfront in numbers

Nearly 1.7-million people descended on Durban’s beachfront over what the eThekwini municipality describe as a “fun-filled and incident-free” Christmas weekend. These are some of the...

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...

Hiking, the best way to explore the Eastern Cape coastline

FROM game reserves to spectacular views over the ocean and the excitement of feeling truly one with nature – that is what Shipwreck Hiking...

Following the Christmas Tree Trail

THERE was great festive season spirit on display at the Christmas Tree Trail through Port Alfred on Monday and Tuesday evening this week. The event,...

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...

The story of Sibuya

FROM the hectic, fast moving world and bright lights of Johannesburg to the sedate life of owning and managing a game reserve in the...

Welcome to sunshine!

By SANDY BIRCH, Sunshine Coast Tourism Manager A WARM sunny welcome to all our visitors.  We have an action-packed season lined up for your entertainment,...

Ndlambe FM receives massive boost in funding

NDLAMBE FM has received a massive boost from the Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA). MDDA agent Vuyelwa Mbazana and Independent Communications Authority of South...

NEW MOON SPRING TIDE WARNING

NSRI are urging extreme public caution around the coast today and over this coming week with the NEW MOON SPRING TIDE which peaks on Monday the 18th December. NSRI...

Eight-year-old found passed out after allegedly consuming alcohol

An eight-year-old boy and two teenage girls were found passed out after drinking at the annual Opening of the Season in Port Elizabeth‚ metro...

Anyone for tea?

THE old station building in Port Alfred provided the perfect setting for the Kowie History Museum's tea on Saturday, the Day of Reconciliation. The quaintness...

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...

Glorious day for Bushmans Christmas Craft Market

SATURDAY morning at the BusmansTennis Courts, visitors were drawn to the annual Christmas Craft Market and its many bargains or to simply browse the stalls...

Beautiful array of bonsai at local club’s show

THE Sunshine Coast Bonsai Club recently held its first show, displaying an array of trees nurtured and trained by members of the club, which...

A crime novel with familiar circumstances

FOR his first published work, author Monty Roodt decided on a setting close to home – a murder mystery set in Bathurst. Roodt, a professor...

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...

Bittersweet Great SA Bake Off victory for CT social worker

Cape Town social worker Bianca Breytenbach could not believe it when her name was called as winner of The Great South African Bake Off...

NCAL joins youth training for Amanzi Festival

NEMATO Change a Life (NCAL) has partnered with the organisers of Amanzi Festival sponsored by Royal St Andrews Hotel to have some of their...

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...

Moths and friends’ Christmas lunch

Last weekend members of the Port Alfred Moths, their friends in the SA Legion, Saafa and other invited guests had a bring and share...

Golf, good friends and great steaks at Buco Golf Day

Pictures from the recent Buco Golf Day held at the Royal Port Alfred Golf Club.

WATCH: Incredible timelapse of the supermoon

The supermoon over Detroit was caught on camera as it rose on Sunday night: https://content.jwplatform.com/players/qeOsNyNv-cWWRXqjQ.js
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