Friday, April 19, 2019

Celebrating a year of parkrun in Port Alfred

Port Alfred parkrun celebrated its first birthday last Saturday with a bring and braai outside the Girl Guide Hall. It was a good social...

A festive year-end party for KGB golf

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The KGB section of the Royal Port Alfred Golf Club held their annual prize giving lunch at the club last Friday. It was a...

Cycling for a cause from Durban to Cape Town

As part of his desire to continue making a difference Butch Webster contacted his long-time friend Graham Wilson and initiated the idea that they...

1820s golfers celebrate 50 years

ERNEST ALLEN The 1820 Golfers Group held their annual lunch at the Royal Port Alfred Golf Club (RPAGC) on Monday November 19. The event was special...

The battle to hurdle the West Beach breakers

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Family members, friends, seconds and race organisers watched in hope and sympathy as paddlers in the PE2EL (Port Elizabeth to East London) Surfski Challenge...

Ready to rumble at the West Beach breakwall

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The first section of paddlers gets ready to set off from Port Alfred’s West Beach this morning, on the second day of the PE2EL...

Change in route for second day of the gruelling PE2EL

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There was a change in route on the PE2EL Surfski Challenge today, as paddlers set out from Port Alfred’s West Beach toward Woody Cape,...

Tough start to second day of PE2EL Surfski Challenge

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It was tough going for competitors setting off from Port Alfred’s West Beach on the second day of the PE2EL (Port Elizabeth to East...

Fifa blesses Chippa United with R3‚3-million Christmas bonus

Chippa United have received a significant windfall from FIFA as the only Premier Soccer League club to send a player to the 2018 World...

Walking away with trophies at the Striders annual awards

As usual, the Kowie Striders annual award ceremony showed that, despite being a smaller club, it can always compete with the big boys when...

Phillip is back! Durban wants Soweto Derby to feel like the...

Durban’s hosting of its first Soweto derby between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates since 2014 on Saturday will be an even bigger event than...

New Black Leopards coach Dylan Kerr’s links to Manchester United boss...

Dylan Kerr is returning to South African football as the new coach of Black Leopards‚ appointed on Monday to take the place of Joel...

Why Bafana’s Afcon hopes could rest on the uncertain security situation...

World football’s governing body Fifa has kept its views on the security situation in Libya as closely guarded as codes to a nuclear bomb‚...

AB de Villiers still casting spells over SA cricket

  Faf du Plessis had made it almost halfway through his 24-minute press conference at Cape Town International Airport on Monday when Voldemort’s name came...

Kneeboarders rip it at champs in PA

The SA Open Kneeboard Championships at Port Alfred's East Beach last weekend was hailed as a huge success, with Gigs Celliers emerging as the...

Five Nigeria players who could punish Bafana Bafana

South Africa go in search of African Nations Cup qualification on Saturday when they host Nigeria at the FNB Stadium, seeking the win that...

NSRI Golf Day winners

Congratulations to the winners of the NSRI Golf Day, Andries Small, Harold Horne, Wollie Wolmarans and Rocky Rowe, which was held at the Royal Port...

Benni McCarthy not ready to answer Bafana SOS … yet

Benni McCarthy admits he would love to coach Bafana Bafana one day but says for now he is focused only on Cape Town City. The...

AMANZI CHALLENGE

Talk of the Town is proud to be associated with the Amanzi Challenge as the sole media sponsor. See some highlights of the last two...

Bongani Zungu angers Twitter with Rulani Mokwena comments

Former Mamelodi Sundowns attacking midfielder Bongani Zungu caused midnight traffic on Twitter with controversial statements regarding Orlando Pirates’ assistant-coach Rulani Mokwena. Bafana Bafana and Amiens...

Ghost of the last series hangs over SA v Australia down...

So much can happen in a year that what took place in March can be forgotten in November. When it comes to South Africa-Australia cricket...

Lots of prizes at the NSRI Golf Day

As usual, golfers flocked to the Royal Port Alfred Golf Club on Friday to take part in the NSRI Golf Day and show their...

Local surfer rescues tourist from drowning – Knysna

An Eastern Cape surfer last week saved a British tourist from drowning‚ the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) said on Sunday. “NSRI Wilderness duty crew...

Five reasons why Orlando Pirates will beat Kaizer Chiefs

The Soweto Derby between Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs arrives at a sold-out FNB Stadium on Saturday with both teams showing good signs of...

International karate Instructor to visit Makhanda

United Shotokan-Ryu’s (USR) intention of bringing top class international karate instructors to South Africa will be realised with Sensei Pascal Lecourt’s (7th dan) arrival...

Chiefs sweating over several injury concerns ahead of Soweto derby against...

Kaizer Chiefs are in a race against time to get key players fit for the weekend’s Soweto derby after they limped over the line...

Kingswood pupil makes it to the EP U13 cricket team

Kingswood College pupil Bukho Nkwinti, from Port Alfred, has been selected to play for the Eastern Province U13B team and is ecstatic about it. The...

Dunlop Express Port Alfred donates soccer kit

Nemato football club Paubs were thrilled to receive new three-piece soccer kit from Dunlop Express Port Alfred last week. Co-owners Francois and Andrea Liebenberg also...

Kaizer Chiefs lose pitch invasion appeal

Kaizer Chiefs have lost an appeal at the SA Football Association (Safa) against their closed-door sentence for the pitch invasion by their fans in...

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter defends Percy Tau against the critics

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has defended Percy Tau after the Belgium-based striker was heckled by supporters at FNB Stadium on Saturday. Baxter's charges romped...
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