Another successful Bathurst Show

Bathurst Veld goats

Magnificent cockerels and roosters in all shapes and sizes were on display at the Bathurst Agricultural Show. Photo: Hennie Marais. For about 100 years there has been a saying in these parts: if it rains More...

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Scifest

Scifest Africa 2015

The CSIR’s National Laser Centre conducted laser demonstrations and workshops at this year’s Scifest. Photo: CSIR. Possibly More...

Petrol

Petrol price set to increase

Petrol increase upon us The Department of Energy has attributed this week’s petrol price increase to higher international prices More...

Tandani

Green Energy workshop and exhibit at Bathurst Show

Danny Wepener, President of the Bathurst Agricultural Society, invited SolarCon and PSA Technology to conduct a ‘workshop’ on green More...

Lions Trivia

New Lions quiz winners

L to R:. Jessica Gordon, Janet Hyde, Caroline and Michael van Gelder pose with their vouchers sponsored by Graham Kelbrick from PA More...

Royal Port Alfred

Royal Port Alfred Golf Club Weekly Results

Royal Port Alfred Golf Club Weekly Results Wednesday, March 25 Sponsor: Lalibela/Arabella Wine Competition: Individual Stableford No. More...

fish farm

Government approves Algoa Bay fish farm

The world-class pristine beaches of Algoa Bay will soon be a thing of the past, if fish farming goes ahead. Web image. In 2012 the More...

Kuyasa

Kuyasa learners visit Kowie Museum

Kuyasa learners with Kowie Museum curator, Yvonne Surtees, and Desmond Mkosana, teacher at the school Sixteen Grade 4 learners from More...

farmworkers

Agricultural Amendment Bill public hearings

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has urged South Africans to participate in the public hearings on the Agricultural More...

A bridge too far? – Jane Cowley, DA, Ndlambe

2012 floods

Ndlambe DA Cllr, Jane Cowley, speaks on the state of our farm roads: Many Ndlambe farm roads were severely damaged in the 2012 floods. Photo credit: Dennis Legg Photography. In More...

Rocking the Boat with Mandla Seleoane

Zuma

Rocking the Boat with Mandla Seleoane So now President Zuma has finally answered the EFF question as to when he would pay back the money the Public Protector said he must pay More...

Rocking the boat with Mandla Seleoane

Rocking the boat

Mandla Seleoane Mandla Seleoane’s column Rocking the boat with Mandla Seleoane is back. This week Seleoane takes issue with RW Johnson. RW Johnson wrote an article in Politicsweb More...

Tandani

Green Energy workshop and exhibit at Bathurst Show

Danny Wepener, President of the Bathurst Agricultural Society, invited SolarCon and PSA Technology to conduct a ‘workshop’ on green energy at the Bathurst Show this year. Ndlambe More...

Universal Alliance: food and water security in our lifetime

Before and after: a landscape in Mexico restored by holistic management. Web image. In the course of its ongoing research on the most significant aspects of societal challenges, More...

Another Stenden student attacked

armed robbery

The following brief statement was received from Stenden SA, following an armed attack on a female Stenden student, outside More...

Port Alfred SAPS make 49 arrests

behind bars

Thirteen suspected illegal foreigners were among 49 suspects arrested by SAPS officers from the Port Alfred Cluster More...

Barry Cracking up with Barry Hilton

Barry Hilton’s especial skill as a comedian is his ability to present real-life situations based on...

NAF 2015 National Arts Festival keeps it sharp and fresh

Satire and freedom of expression will seize centre stage at this year’s National Arts Festival, which...

Mlangeni 2015 Std Bank Jazz Festival burns with spirit of collaboration

True to the open-ended, connected spirit of jazz, this year’s Std Bank Jazz Festival, which runs...

Interesting secrets of the Bathurst Agri-museum

Bathurst buggy

The late Dr. R. C. Mullins of Grahamstown’s hooded buggy – Photo: Kevin Thomas When walking past it, More...

Flight prices down says Travelstart

Travelstart says flight prices have decreased by as much as 39% on some domestic routes since last year. The online booking..

Travelling in Zimbabwe

Planning a trip to Zimbabwe? Here are a couple of points to keep in mind. ZIMBABWE NATIONAL PARKS Despite great opposition from..

Government approves Algoa Bay fish farm

fish farm

The world-class pristine beaches of Algoa Bay will soon be a thing of the past, if fish farming goes ahead. More...

Agricultural Amendment Bill public hearings

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has urged South Africans to participate in the public hearings on the Agricultural Amendment..

ANC interference in Makana appointment a travesty

Makana DA Cllr, Brian Jackson today issued the following statement with regard to the appointment of the Makana Municipal Manager: The..

Petrol price set to increase

Petrol The Department of Energy has attributed this week’s petrol price increase to higher international prices for oil and the weakening of..

Scifest Africa 2015

ScifestPossibly not many readers of this article are familiar with Scifest Africa, which takes place in Grahamstown each year, some believing..
Lions Trivia

New Lions quiz winners

Quiz team, Know Idea, became first time winners at the 16th edition of Port Alfred Lions Fellowship Trivia Evening held last..
Belhambra

The Belhambra Tree

A fairly common tree, the Belhambra(Phytolacca dioica), is seen around homesteads, workshops and along farm boundaries in the coastal Eastern Cape..
Kepler

Is there anyone out there? (FAST meeting, March 10)

FAST (Forum for Astronomy, Science and Technology) member, Peter Kilian, last Tuesday delivered a fascinating talk on exoplanets. An exoplanet or..

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