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Tribute to a genius

Looking at the Neighbourly Notes this week, there have been several deaths, and we extend condolences to all who have lost loved ones recently. Some...

Stray cattle, yet again

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Stray cattle on the side of the R72 going through Port Alfred on Thursday evening, November 15. A regular occurrence. Beasts wandering into the...

The abuse of RDP houses

The inconsistency of the requirement of house planning before extending an RDP house and subletting them to business owners in Nemato’s Ward 9 has...

Load-shedding risk will be high over festive season: Eskom

Eskom expects to spend as much as R1bn more on diesel generators, which it plans to run as needed over the next four months...

Jacob Zuma files papers saying why he shouldn’t face criminal charges

The National Prosecuting Authority has confirmed that lawyers for former president Jacob Zuma are “in the process of filing” his application for a permanent...

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Stray cattle, yet again

Stray cattle on the side of the R72 going through Port Alfred on Thursday evening, November 15. A regular occurrence. Beasts wandering into the...

The abuse of RDP houses

The inconsistency of the requirement of house planning before extending an RDP house and subletting them to business owners in Nemato’s Ward 9 has...

Litter still a big problem at the stairs

The stairs leading from the corner of Stocks Avenue to Southwell Road (R72) seem to be a regular dumping ground for household refuse. It is unclear where...

NSRI Golf Day winners

Congratulations to the winners of the NSRI Golf Day, Andries Small, Harold Horne, Wollie Wolmarans and Rocky Rowe, which was held at the Royal Port...
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Record turnout for centenary Remembrance Day parade

Piper Chris Terry plays while members of the SA Legion, Moths, SA Air Force Association, First City Regiment and the First City Regimental Association...

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Stray cattle, yet again

Stray cattle on the side of the R72 going through Port Alfred on Thursday evening, November 15. A regular occurrence. Beasts wandering into the...

Roads mess-up

BREAKING: Water problems

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Stray cattle, yet again

Stray cattle on the side of the R72 going through Port Alfred on Thursday evening,...
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Record turnout for centenary Remembrance Day parade

Piper Chris Terry plays while members of the SA Legion, Moths, SA Air Force Association,...
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Surfing community holds moment of silence for Jannie du Preez

A poignant moment during the Kowie Boardriders Club party after day 1 of the SA...
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Deliberations on day one of the SA Open Kneeboard Championships

Competitors in the open section of the SA Open Kneeboard Championships at Port Alfred's East...
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A peculiar place to graze goats

A goat herder grazing a flock at the grassy area next to the Lounge (old...
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PAHS thanks sponsors and supporters

Port Alfred High School held a sundowners and snacks get-together for valued sponsors and supporters...

Jason Rohde found guilty of murder (Watch)

Jason Rohde has been found guilty of murdering his wife Susan at the Spier Wine...

AMANZI FESTIVAL

Talk of the Town is proud to be associated with the Amanzi Festival as the...

WATCH: Police run for cover after being chased by protesters in Stutterheim

It was a tough week for police in the Eastern Cape‚ who had to run...

WATCH: ‘It’s going to burn to the ground’: Social media reacts to Garden Route fires

Eight people have died in raging fires along the Garden Route which began on October...

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Five Nigeria players who could punish Bafana Bafana

South Africa go in search of African Nations Cup qualification on Saturday when they host Nigeria at the FNB Stadium, seeking the win that...

NSRI Golf Day winners

Congratulations to the winners of the NSRI Golf Day, Andries Small, Harold Horne, Wollie Wolmarans and Rocky Rowe, which was held at the Royal Port...

Benni McCarthy not ready to answer Bafana SOS … yet

Benni McCarthy admits he would love to coach Bafana Bafana one day but says for now he is focused only on Cape Town City. The...

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New Zealand recruiting South African teachers to tackle shortage

If you are a teacher‚ New Zealand is looking for you. The New Zealand government said...
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PAHS thanks sponsors and supporters

Port Alfred High School held a sundowners and snacks get-together for valued sponsors and supporters...

Agri EC president talks on expropriation without compensation

DOUG STERN Over the last few months, there have been significant developments with regards to organised...
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A sweet song of farewell at foundation phase prize giving

Port Alfred High School Grade 3 pupils singing a farewell song to the audience after...
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PAHS Grade 2s show off their Xhosa skills in song

Port Alfred High School Grade 2 pupils delighted the audience by singing in Xhosa at...

Enkuthazweni needs your help

It has now been 20 years that the Enkuthazweni Disabled Children’s Project has been caring...

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Help make up a Santa’s Seniors Shoebox

  To brighten up what is often a lonely time for struggling pensioners, Talk of the Town is spearheading a Santa’s Seniors Shoebox collection for...
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Belly dancing at The Office

LOTS of fun was had at the opening of The Office in Bathurst, a brand-new office services company that will offer computer training and...

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