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‘He was a good man’- Parktown woman runs 83km to raise...

Cecilia Wilmot Ballam completed 83 kilometres during the Karkloof Ultra over the weekend to raise funds for the family of a friend and colleague...

Clicks: Losing all sense of proportion

John Kane-Berman for the Dailyfriend Supplied by the National Employers Association of South Africa (NEASA) That the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) should have seized upon the...
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Council News

Rubbish on the street

There is a growing problem in the area of refuse that is apparently dumped at the side of roads. This was a photograph of...

Starting a new dumpsite

Local News

Rafting excursion ends in tragedy as guide dies in Storms River

A rafting excursion ended in tragedy at the weekend when a river guide died during an outing with paddlers on the Storms River in...

Hawks raid second Eastern Cape municipality

The Alfred Nzo district municipality was again under police investigation when the Hawks raided its EmaXesibeni offices on Friday. The search-and-seizure operation was to secure...

First cannabis festival in PE to focus on medicinal uses

Port Elizabeth’s first cannabis festival is finally here after a six-month delay due to the Covid-19 lockdown. Chelsea Cannabis Collective 420 Festival organiser Carol Fensham...


Clubs and Societies


WATCH | Shots fired as police and protesters clash over evictions

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-DInVqZEPJY] Communities in the south of Johannesburg took to the streets on Monday morning to...

WATCH | Brazen heist in broad daylight at petrol station in Witpoortjie

An armed gang made off with an undisclosed amount of money after a cash heist...

WATCH | Spanish triathlete gives up podium spot in heartwarming gesture

Well, here's some good news for your Wednesday morning. A Spanish triathlete who gave up his...

WATCH: Zuma’s doctor says he can’t attend state capture inquiry

Former president Jacob Zuma was set to appear at the state capture inquiry this week....

Donovan Tooth apologises for fat-shaming women, but many are still threatening to boycott his brand

Scores of South Africans are threatening to boycott clothing brand, Panda, which is owned by...


Gavin Hunt is the new Kaizer Chiefs coach

Kaizer Chiefs have announced Gavin Hunt as their new coach. Chiefs made the announcement on Thursday to end the club's search for a new mentor. Hunt...

School News

Rich countries bulk-buying Covid-19 vaccines poses threat to the rest of us

TIMESLIVE Sipokazi Fokazi Local public health experts have raised concerns about the bulk-buying of potential Covid-19 vaccines...

Reserve Bank signals that easing cycle is done

LYNLEY DONNELLY  Article from BUSINESS DAY, supplied by NEASA The easing cycle has ended for the moment,...

Tide times

With Talk of the Town being smaller over the last months there isn't always space...

Neighbourly Notes


Care for your health at Transcendence

Transcendence can be explained as moving above and beyond… through the mundane and ordinary into something more... the extraordinary. Mental and physical wellbeing are important factors and...

CAN THE SCHOOL YEAR BE SAVED? Join us as we unpack...

To send your children back to school or not? After nine weeks at home due to the nationwide lockdown, pupils have lost out on...