Thursday, August 5, 2021

Ladies’ boutique expands to Rosehill Mall

  The popular ladies’ boutique, La Dame Mystique, has been a welcome and long-time fixture at the upper level of the Heritage Mall, supplying the...

Top EC horses compete for championship titles in Bathurst

SABRINA DEAN There was a dazzling selection of some of the best horses in the Eastern Cape on display in Bathurst village during the Eastern...

Lions Christmas cake sales

Port Alfred Lions will be selling their ever-popular Christmas cakes again this year and sales have already commenced at Rosehill and Heritage Malls and...

Tide tables – October 22 to 29

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Swimming ban lifted at most Durban beaches after more than 200...

TimesLIVE SUTHENTIRA GOVENDER Durban residents can finally take a dip in the ocean after they were unable to do so for more than 200 days due...

Aleit Swanepoel to provide motivation at the RSAH

Celebrity Aleit Swanepoel will motivate his audience at his talk at the Royal St Andrews Hotel on Saturday November 7. Swanepoel is the founder and...

Out and about in Port Alfred

A few photographs of people around town recently. The exciting news is, as locals begin to explore the area's amenities so visitors from out-of-town are...

Help them to help themselves

A new football club for the youth began in Port Alfred in June last year in the hope of finding and developing talent. However, Covid...

Tides for Port Alfred – October 8 to 15

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Spring Sunday picnic at Titi Jonas

A special Spring Sunday Picnic will be held at the Titi Joonas multipurpose community Centre on Sunday October 11. Entry to the event is free...

Keiskamma Music Academy, Port Alfred branch

  The Keiskamma Music Academy in Hamburg (along the coast towards East London) was formed in 2006 with the aim of uplifting the community through...

New restaurant to tickle the taste buds

"Grandi notizie", Italy has come to Port Alfred with the opening of a new restaurant at the Post Masters Village, KC Italia. With a menu...

Have you voted for Beatrix yet?

Time is running out for you to get your copy of Sarie magazine and vote for local lady Beatrix Bissett in the Sarie Voorbladgesig...

At least three miners believed killed in Limpopo platinum mine accident

Authorities are on the scene at a mining incident in Mokopane, Limpopo. Details are sketchy, but according to the family of a miner who lost...

Two young men drown at beach in Kenton-on-Sea in the Eastern...

African News Agency (ANA) Two young men, believed to be in their 20s, drowned when they were apparently caught in rip currents and swept out...

Good news for the local property market?

Article from BUSINESSTECH Wealthy foreigners from these countries are buying property in South Africa right now As South Africa continues gradually emerging from the national lockdown,...

Care for your health at Transcendence

Transcendence can be explained as moving above and beyond… through the mundane and ordinary into something more... the extraordinary. Mental and physical wellbeing are important factors and...

Keeping our beaches clean

Beach cleanups are important and, in our stretch of the Eastern Cape coastline volunteers regularly get down to the beaches to ensure that the...

Lighting the Way to a Brighter Tomorrow: International Literacy Day…

Message from the READ Educational Trust For over 50 years, UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation) has celebrated International Literacy Day, and with...

Vote for Port Alfred lady who could be the face of...

Local lady, Beatrix Bissett is one of the top 40 finalists, chosen from over 60,000 women, in the 10th year of the Sarie Voorbladgesig...

Olive Pike 100th birthday celebration – one hundred not out

Olive Pike (nee Dugmore) recently celebrated her 100th birthday with family and a few friends. The originally planned celebration, like many other important events including...
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WATCH: No showers? No sweat – gyms glad to reopen after...

Gyms across SA were allowed to reopen on August 18 2020 as the country entered lockdown level 2. CrossFit Cyprium in Randburg, Johannesburg was...

First evening out in five months – Kenny’s Pub and Sports...

For all those who have longed to get out of the house and socialise, Tuesday afternoon and evening was a boon with pubs and...

Recipes to share – Savoury Scones

These little savoury morsels are the kind of eats that you can definitely not have just one of. They are easy to make and...

Bringing back the drive-in

Galileo Open air Cinema brought back the drive-in to Rondebosch, Cape Town while keeping their movie- goers secure and providing an opportunity for them...

Liquor stores expecting bottlenecks ahead of booze ban

Liquor stores throughout South Africa are expecting bottlenecks after President Cyril Ramaphosa announced the ban on alcohol sales would be lifted at midnight tonight, for level 2 of...
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Elephants at a watering hole in Addo

Addo Elephant National Park was a popular place to visit on National Women's Day on Sunday August 9. And visitors were blessed with sightings...

BOOK REVIEW: The other side of 80 by Wendy Barker

This is Wendy Barker’s third book of poetry and the second I have reviewed, and this one gives an insight into the thoughts of...
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A perfect day for kite surfing at Cannon Rocks

Monday was a gusty day, and being a public holiday, was the perfect opportunity for kite surfers to hit the water at Cannon Rocks...

Recipes to share – Meringues

Today’s recipe is the versatile meringue. Easy to make and lends itself to numerous desserts. You can make them as big or small as...