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Fun on Kowie Museum lawns during KRF

Kowie Museum

Enjoy tea and  cake at the Kowie Museum during the Kowie River Festival The Kowie Museum will be one of the centres of festivity, especially for senior members of the community and historical boffs, during More...

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Fun on Kowie Museum lawns during KRF

Kowie Museum

Enjoy tea and  cake at the Kowie Museum during the Kowie River Festival The Kowie Museum will be one of the centres of festivity, especially for senior members of the community More...

‘Crowns off’ to the new Miss Port Alfred

Miss Port Alfred

Miss Port Alfred, Bongiwe Magquntulu (middle), with f’irst princess, Josie Gailey (left), and second princess, Kaylene Hilpert (right), minutes after being crowned. Congratulations More...

Two arrested in Bathurst hammer attack

Bathurst SAPS

Two of the three suspects involved in the brutal hammer attack on a middle aged couple from Bathurst have been arrested. Shaun Bauermeister, who has extensive experience in the More...

Alternative medicine - Dr Simon Knight

An alternative medicine approach to health

Dr Simon Knight If you’ve been feeling out of sorts and can’t seem to get to the bottom of what’s wrong, you may want to make an appointment with Dr Simon Knight, who has More...

Rick Pryce steps down as PABF chair

PABF Committee: Thulani Xhali, Mandy Roestroff, vice chair Bram Coetzee, outgoing chair Rick Pryce, chairman Warren Lange, Hendri Frankenfeldt, Chris Burke, Leon Nell and Steve More...

Multi Security crime report

Multi Security

On Sunday evening, Multi Security were called out to a client in Port Alfred who had been overpowered in his backyard and tied up (see details More...

Bathurst house robbery suspects sought

Bathurst SAPS

Bathurst police are seeking for three suspects following a brutal attack on a local couple in what appears to have happened in the early More...

Jean Baptiste Lully Crescendo

In the last Crescendo article we discussed early church, secular and Renaissance music and now we...

jazz band Jazz up for 25th Classics at Castle

Called Out, a four-man jazz group from Port Elizabeth, will entertain locals with an afternoon of...

Crescendo CRESCENDO!

Before Crescendo embarks on a more detailed discussion of Classical music as a style, which has...

Whale watching comes to Port Alfred

whale watching

Whale watching, long part of the tourism résumé of other coastal towns in South Africa, was introduced in More...

National Parks Week launched

In an effort to promote access to the natural beauty that South Africa has to offer, South African National Parks (SANParks),..

Sunshine Coast Tourism going places

Sunshine Coast Tourism held their Annual General Meeting last week under the guidance of Rick Pryce, who took office after Carl Haller resigned..

Two saved in four-hour rescue operation


An elderly couple was saved in a 4-hour joint operation on Thursday Quick-thinking from an observant passer-by, More...

Rhodes University elects new Vice-Chancellor

Following the resignation of Dr Saleem Badat to pursue a career with the Mellon Foundation in the US, Rhodes University last..

EPWP creates 6 million new jobs

President Jacob Zuma launched the third phase of the Expanded Public Works Programme, EPWP, in Keiskammahoek, in the Eastern Cape, on..

Sabric warns customers of banking scam

hand The South African Banking Risk Information Centre, Sabric, on behalf of the banking industry, has warned banking customers of a scam..

Election of school governing bodies in March 2015

Angie Motshekga Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, on Friday announced that elections for the 2015 school governing bodies (SGB) will be held between..
Nemato Change a Life

Nemato Change a Life has new national champ

Nemato Change a Life – NCaL – proudly announced their new national gymnastics champion, Onke Mangele, on Wednesday. Mangele has just..
Invasive plants

Invader plants and the environment

Invader plants are most sought after until a gardener gets to know, normally through their nursery, about the invader list that makes..
Terri Stander

Terri Stander – Citizen of the Year nominee

Terri Stander – Citizen of the Year nominee Whoever met Terri Stander during her term of office for the Democratic Alliance..
Nomination forms for The Announcer's 2014 Citizen & Young Citizen of the Year Awards programme are still available and must be handed in by October 31. Click here for more info