Friday, October 22, 2021

Look out for purple Speedos in town this Friday

Wearing a Speedo to run around your neighbourhood is probably not on everybody’s to-do list, however, annually, South African men take to the streets...

Tides – Port Alfred – October 7 to October 14

October   High Low 7 1637 0419 2253 1029 8 1710 0452 2326 1102 9 1744 0527 ---- 1136 10 1819 0602 0000 1211 11 1858 0641 0037 1250 12 1947 0727 0119 1337 13 2125 0842 0218 1503 14 ---- 1132 0428 1813

Hole in one for the Port Alfred Soup Kitchen

Build It managing director and franchise holder Andre Swanepoel sponsored the Port Alfred Soup Kitchen Golf Day at the Royal Port Alfred Golf Club...

Tides – Port Alfred – September 30 to October 7

September   High Low 30 1120 ---- 1814 0340 October 1 1322 0023 1941 0655 2 1401 0135 2017 0746 3 1433 0213 2048 0821 4 1503 0245 2118 0853 5 1534 0316 2149 0924 6 1605 0347 2220 0956 7 1637 0419 2253 1029

Local karate dojo needs support

Former local councillor and now Member of the Provincial Legislator (MPL), Jane Cowley has been an ardent supporter of Clive Naido’s karate initiative since...

Colour run 2021 pictures

Talk of the Town sponsored the yellow powder paint stand for the Port Alfred High School colour run last Saturday, with runners passing through...

Tides – Port Alfred -September 16 to September 23

September   High Low 16 0018 1324 0658 1942 17 0146 1419 0805 2033 18 0234 1458 0847 2111 19 0310 1529 0921 2143 20 0342 1559 0951 2212 21 0411 1626 1019 2239 22 0438 1652 1046 2306 23 0504 1718 1111 2332

Tides – Port Alfred – September 9 to September 16

September   High Low 9 1735 0516 2349 1126 10 1808 0548 ---- 1158 11 1843 0622 0023 1233 12 1922 0658 0059 1310 13 2010 0742 0140 1354 14 2135 0846 0237 1540 15 ---- 1115 0431 1750 16 0018 1324 0658 1942

Healing Horses is ready to gallop forward

Healing Horses is a member of Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA). Having begun operations in 2018, Healing Horses builds confidence and stamina in...

Running for a cause

If you have ever run a half-marathon of 21km you understand that a lot of preparation is required to run such a distance and...

Tides – Port Alfred – September 2 to September 9

September   High Low 2 1348 0051 1957 0731 3 1430 0159 2040 0819 4 1502 0239 2114 0853 5 1533 0312 2145 0923 6 1602 0343 2215 0954 7 1633 0414 2246 1024 8 1704 0444 2317 1055 9 1735 0516 2349 1126

Run Henry, run, for charity

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RUN HENRY RUN: Henry Cock was joined by members of the Kowie Striders when he visited Port Alfred on Saturday to complete his 52nd...

Tides – Port Alfred – August 26 to September 2

  August   High Low 26 0602 1820 1211 0005 27 0629 1847 1237 0033 28 0655 1915 1303 0101 29 0723 1946 1331 0130 30 0757 2027 1405 0204 31 0856 2159 1509 0257 September 1 1206 ---- 1826 0522 2 1348 0051 1957 0731

Tides – Port Alfred – August 19 to August 26

August   High Low 19 0136 1418 0804 2030 20 0235 1506 0855 2118 21 0320 1545 0936 2157 22 0358 1620 1012 2232 23 0432 1653 1044 2305 24 0504 1723 1115 2336 25 0533 1752 1143 ---- 26 0602 1820 1211 0005

Tides- Port Alfred – August 12 to August 19

August   High Low 19 0136 1418 0804 2030 20 0235 1506 0855 2118 21 0320 1545 0936 2157 22 0358 1620 1012 2232 23 0432 1653 1044 2305 24 0504 1723 1115 2336 25 0533 1752 1143 ---- 26 0602 1820 1211 0005

Tides – Port Alfred – August 5 to August 12

August 5 1442 0208 2048 0834 6 1519 0252 2127 0911 7 1553 0328 2202 0944 8 1625 0402 2236 1016 9 1657 0434 2308 1047 10 1728 0506 2340 1118 11 1801 0538 ---- 1150 12 1836 0611 0014 1223

Olympic gold medal and world record for Tatjana Schoenmaker

Tatjana Schoenmaker scooped SA’s first gold medal of the Tokyo Games as she won the women’s 200m breaststroke in a world record on Friday...

Why the next 48 hours are critical for Team SA at...

By the time most South Africans wake up on Tuesday morning‚ Tatjana Schoenmaker should have won the country’s first Olympic medal at the Tokyo...

SA man’s marathon race to break world record well under way

A Johannesburg businessman, who is attempting to break the Guinness World Record for the most consecutive half marathons completed in a row, passed through...

Tides – Port Alfred – July 22 to July 29

July 22 0231 1504 0855 2115 23 0321 1551 0941 2202 24 0405 1633 1023 2244 25 0446 1712 1102 2324 26 0524 1749 1138 ---- 27 0600 1824 1213 0001 28 0634 1858 1246 0037 29 0707 1933 1319 0112

Tides – Port Alfred – July 15 to July 22

July 15 1942 0709 0113 1324 16 2032 0754 0159 1410 17 2134 0850 0253 1507 18 2252 1003 0403 1620 19 ---- 1134 0528 1750 20 0017 1301 0652 1913 21 0131 1409 0800 2020 22 0231 1504 0855 2115

Boxing excitement returns to Ndlambe

Ndlambe Local Municipality and Isizwe Boxing Promotions presented five bouts of professional boxing development at the Titi Jonas multipurpose community centre on Saturday July...

SA’s Kgothatso Montjane makes history reaching Wimbledon final

World No.5 wheelchair tennis star Kgothatso Montjane ousted Momoko Ohtani 7-6(3) 4-6 6-4 to reach her first Wimbledon final at the All England Lawn...

Tides – Port Alfred – July 8 to July 15

July 8 1528 0301 2133 0922 9 1603 0337 2210 0957 10 1638 0412 2246 1030 11 1712 0446 2321 1102 12 1746 0520 2357 1135 13 1822 0554 ---- 1209 14 1900 0630 0033 1244 15 1942 0709 0113 1324  

An exciting afternoon of boxing at Titi Jonas

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Ndlambe Local Municipality and Isizwe Boxing Promotions presented five bouts of professional boxing development at the Titi Jonas Centre Amid Level 4 (as amended) lockdown...

Tides – June 24 to July 1

June 24 0325 1553 0946 2203 25 0409 1638 1029 2248 26 0453 1721 1111 2333 27 0535 1805 1153 ---- 28 0617 1847 1234 0016 29 0659 1932 1315 0100 30 0743 2020 1359 0147 July 1 0833 2115 1448 0239

Nemato Foundation Cricket Academy

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Under the patronage of the Nemato Foundation (and its parent organisation in Holland, Nemato Stichting) the Nemato Foundation Cricket Academy was launched recently, and...

Tides – Port Alfred – June 17 to June 24

June 17 2110 0820 0225 1440 18 2227 0934 0337 1553 19 2343 1058 0459 1714 20 ---- 1216 0615 1828 21 0050 1312 0718 1931 22 0147 1417 0812 2026 23 0238 1507 0900 2116 24 0325 1553 0946 2203

Tides – Port Alfred – Jun 10 to June 17

June 10 1612 0350 2217 1009 11 1644 0422 2251 1040 12 1717 0453 2325 1111 13 1752 0526 ---- 1143 14 1830 0600 0001 1217 15 1913 0638 0041 1256 16 2006 0723 0127 1342 17 2110 0820 0225 1440