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Those who came before


We must know and remember those of the ancient race who walked this African earth before us – Photo by: Paul John Myburgh (The Bushman Winter has come. Penguin SA 2013) As our launch issue of The More...

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Those who came before


We must know and remember those of the ancient race who walked this African earth before us – Photo by: Paul John Myburgh (The Bushman Winter has come. Penguin SA 2013) As More...

3 child rapists get life

PA Magistrates Court

PA Magistrates’ Court Three child rapists were sentenced to life imprisonment in two different courts in the Port Alfred Cluster in the past few days. Bulelani Vuyisile More...

NSRI river search ends well

nsri lotto challenger port alfred

The National Sea Rescue Institute Port Alfred – NSRI PA – swung into action late on Saturday night following reports of a tourist group in difficulties while paddling More...


Barmuda gearing up for festive season

Barmuda is the place to be this festive season As always, Barmuda will be one of the best places to be in this town in the run-up to and during the festive season. Kaine has a More...

Coastal Car Care makes a splash (or not)

Coastal Car Care owners Fred and Tracey Golombick, with some of their workers Port Alfred now has its very own environment-friendly carwash, but Fred and Tracy Golombick, owner-managers More...

ON THE BEAT with Multi Security

Multi Security

After a brief lull in violent crime in Ndlambe in the past week, particularly Port Alfred, Multi Security once again reported armed robberies 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...

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..

New plastic bag specifications good for environment

plastic bags The National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications (NRCS) says manufacturers and retailers who do not comply with the revised compulsory plastic bag..

Send-off for SA students going to Russia

russia South African students, including one from the Eastern Cape, who will be departing to Russia to pursue their studies, received a..
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..
Sandy Birch - Citizen of the Year

Sandy Birch – Citizen of the Year nominee

Sandy Birch – Citizen of the Year nominee A lot has changed around Ndlambe since Sandy Birch took over as Tourism..