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Neighbourly Notes – 21 February 2019

LET’S begin this week’s Neighbourlies with some local news. The Amanzi Challenge, two weeks of national and international water-sport events, can truly put the...

Man arrested for allegedly raping and strangling woman to death in...

A 36-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly raped and strangled a woman to death in Bultfontein, Free State, police said on Wednesday. Police spokesperson...

More sewage problems

It is a perennial problem, raw sewage flowing down streets and roads and directly into the river, and the urgent attention of the municipality...

Everyone okay for a game of croquet?

Roger and Sue Darkes from the Port Alfred Croquet Club visited Damant Lodge last week to arrange a game of croquet for the residents. It...

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More sewage problems

It is a perennial problem, raw sewage flowing down streets and roads and directly into the river, and the urgent attention of the municipality...

Everyone okay for a game of croquet?

Roger and Sue Darkes from the Port Alfred Croquet Club visited Damant Lodge last week to arrange a game of croquet for the residents. It...

CRIME BRIEFS

With the Port Alfred municipal works yard having been targeted repeatedly by thieves in the past, a guard posted there on Friday night pressed...

Update on Makhanda water crisis from Makana mayor

We are happy to announce that the recent rains have had a positive impact on one of our supply dams, however, it wasn’t significant. Howieson’s...
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WATCH: Reckless driving on the R72

A reckless driver on the R72 between Fish River and Port Alfred, who repeatedly crossed the centre line and drove in the lane for...

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Finding her passion in nursing

A good thing comes to an end

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More sewage problems

It is a perennial problem, raw sewage flowing down streets and roads and directly into the river, and the urgent attention of the municipality...

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WATCH: Reckless driving on the R72

A reckless driver on the R72 between Fish River and Port Alfred, who repeatedly crossed...
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Shopping quickly and wisely at PAHS trolley dash

The winner of the Port Alfred High School carnival raffle, which brought in R60,000 for...
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Another burst pipe leaves residents without water

Residents noticed a water leak in Dickinson Road between Atherstone Road and George Street last...
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Rain 1, cricket 0 – but winners all round

Though no cricket was played on the final day of the annual Pineapple Tournament due...
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Well supported Settlers Park quiz

The latest Settlers Park quiz was well attended, with residents and visitors taking part. Quizmaster...
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Another successful Port Alfred High School carnival

After worrying about the morning rain putting a damper on the Port Alfred High School...
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Prof Enocent Msindo inspires at CMA breakfast

https://youtu.be/zXSELjUuETw Rhodes University professor, Enocent Msindo gave an impassioned address to the members attending the Christian...
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How to sell an Impala or warthog the right way

Pike's Post at the Bathurst Agricultural Museum was the place to be on Friday evening...
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Another pleasant, sociable parkrun in Port Alfred

Front-runners leading the pack at the latest Port Alfred parkrun - one the most unique...
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Translating the classics to marimba and flute

Flautist Malane Hofmeyr-Burger and marimba player Magdalena de Vries performing Joseph Haydn’s Echo at the...

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Everyone okay for a game of croquet?

Roger and Sue Darkes from the Port Alfred Croquet Club visited Damant Lodge last week to arrange a game of croquet for the residents. It...

Kingswood face tough title defence

Kingswood College are geared up for their title defence but know they face a stiff examination when the opening leg of the SPAR Eastern...

WATCH: The best #MyF*kMarelize memes

A video of Marelize riding her bicycle into a pole has gone viral over the past two weeks. But it's not only her bike...

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Scifest 2019

Among the many interesting lectures delivered by overseas scientist and our local scientists one of...

Kingswood face tough title defence

Kingswood College are geared up for their title defence but know they face a stiff...

Kosra meeting called to discuss continuing water crisis

An emergency meeting was called on Tuesday for concerned residents to air their grievances with...

Clean-up to bring community together

Talk of the Town, Rosehill SuperSpar and Nemato Spar have teamed up for a clean-up...

The cross I gladly Bear

Carrying and wheeling a life-sized cross all the way from his home in Gonubie to...

Shotokan master to hold seminar in Port Elizabeth

Local karateka stand to benefit from the wisdom of a Shotokan master when André Bertel...

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Congrats to PA Butchery celebrating 80 years

If you didn't get to the 80th birthday celebrations at PA Butchery on Saturday then you missed out on a feast of spit-roasted lamb,...

43 Air School awarded best general aviation company as it celebrates...

On Friday November 30, students and staff at 43 Air School gathered to hear CEO Attie Niemann address them and to celebrate the 30...

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