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KRF Street Parade

KRF Street

The KRF Street Parade route The Kowie River Festival organisers invite all to celebrate the 125th anniversary of Port Alfred as a municipality by joining the fabulous KRF Street Parade arrange for Saturday, More...

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KRF Street Parade

KRF Street

The KRF Street Parade route The Kowie River Festival organisers invite all to celebrate the 125th anniversary of Port Alfred as a municipality by joining the fabulous KRF Street More...

Citizen of the Year Awards

Ndlambe Citizen of the Year

Who are the real performers in Ndlambe? The Announcer has announced the Ndlambe Citizen & Young Citizen of the Year awards programme to recognise local citizens who have More...

KRF Go Karting cancelled

go karting

The KRF Go Kart event has been cancelled due to funding problems The Go Kart racing event, a key element of the Kowie River Festival to be held in October to celebrate the More...

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New coffee champion crowned

Hennie Marais from The Announcer with new coffee champion, Nick Howard, from Graze by the River, Bridgette Tokwe from Burksies and Shirley Castle from Lettercups A new coffee champion More...

Pozaportraits is coming to town

Get your Pozaportriats now (click to enlarge) Always wanted a family photograph? Then grab a pencil and your diary and make an appointment to get one during a free sitting with More...

Multi Security Crime Report

Multi Security

Multi Security logged very few incidents of crime this week, with a large part of their time being taken up with sorting out violent arguments More...

Four armed robbery suspects arrested


Four armed robbery suspects were arrested and appeared in the Port Alfred Magistrate’s Court following a spate of business robberies More...

Art Port Alfred Art Club newsletters

Port Alfred Art Club newsletters can be downloaded by new artists in the region or any...

crescendo CRESCENDO!

CRESCENDO! is a brand new column in The Announcer, by local music guru, Peter Grist, who...

castle Classics at the Castle celebrates women

Richmond House’s Classics at the Castle will celebrate all women in Port Alfred – with their...

Wolves in the Tsitsikamma

wolves in tsitsikamma

Enjoy the magic of wolves at the Tsitsikamma Wolf Sanctuary Travelling along the Garden Route in the Tsitsikamma More...

What travellers want at SA airports

A study on public sentiment by flight booking site about what features could be added to South Africa’s airports to..

Sunshine Coast Tourism at Getaway Show

Sunshine Coast Tourism will be attending the Gauteng Getaway Show in Gauteng at the end of August.    The primary objective of..

Government builds over 70 new schools in EC

New schools

Seventy new schools were built by the Government in the Eastern Cape The Department of Basic Education has built More...

Two Rhodes students confirmed drowned

Two Rhodes University students who fell off a boat at the Settlers dam outside Grahamstown on Saturday have been confirmed drowned...

NAF Stats celebrate 40 years of artistry

Street parades, a birthday celebration, a dazzling array of international performers from over 40 countries, and over 2800 performances in eleven..

Community media should be SA brand ambassadors

Community media Communications Deputy Minister, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, says community media should not deviate from being the voices of people on the ground. She said..

World Ocean Day celebrations great fun

World Ocean Day World Ocean Day (WOD) events hosted by the Sustainable Seas Trust last Saturday morning turned into great fun for all participants...
Rotary Anns

PA Rotary Anns donate to charities

The Rotary Anns,  a branch of the Rotary Club of Port Alfred, presented generous donations to Loaves and Fishes, the Soup..
Organic vegetable garden

Organic vegetable garden

Growing your own veggies certainly has become the fashion lately, but in reality many people probably grew up enjoying veggies that..
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Distance in space

Discussions on subjects like astronomy, science and technology can be intimidating for most, but a presentation last Tuesday by Georg Spieker..
Nomination forms for The Announcer's 2014 Citizen & Young Citizen of the Year Awards programme are now available. Click here for more info