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Town mourns passing of local legend, Bev Young

One of Port Alfred’s most well-known, loved and eccentric residents, Beverly Young, passed away on Monday morning, at the age of 74. As tourism director...

In memoriam: Dennis Croucamp

Dennis Croucamp was a combat veteran, author and adventurer who died at 2.30am on Saturday January 9. Croucamp was a long-time sufferer of leukaemia and...

Farm attackers try to drown foreman in septic tank

77-year-old survives horror attack on Free State farm A 77-year-old farm foreman survived a horror attack in which he was stabbed, tortured and forced into...

‘Grow up!’ – Lindiwe Zulu responds to criticism over Sassa water...

“You’ll be a minister one good day. If not, you’ll be responsible for somebody or something and you’ll be confronted with situations. Grow up!” This...

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Another NCAL success story

Siyanda Qutywa is a humble boy who loves to work hard. But, like many other boys in the township, he had anger issues. Activities like...

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Town mourns passing of local legend, Bev Young

One of Port Alfred’s most well-known, loved and eccentric residents, Beverly Young, passed away on Monday morning, at the age of 74. As tourism director...

In memoriam: Dennis Croucamp

Dennis Croucamp was a combat veteran, author and adventurer who died at 2.30am on Saturday January 9. Croucamp was a long-time sufferer of leukaemia and...

SAPS asks for help finding missing person

Thando Patrick Lamani, 68, was last seen on December 4 2020 leaving his home in B Joza, Makhanda (Grahamstown). He did not say where he...

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Mama Christmas and her Harcourts elves bring fun to the children

The Harcourts Christmas Tuk-Tuk with Mama Clause and her elves, distributed sweets to the children...
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Making the most of the beach before the ban

The day before the South African government’s beach ban for the Eastern Cape and Garden...

WATCH | Massive fire at KZN chemical factory, 13 injured

At least 13 people were injured due to a massive explosion at a chemical factory...

WATCH | Massive fire at KZN chemical factory, 8 injured so far

At least eight people have been injured due to a massive explosion at a chemical...
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Wayward seal pups lost between Woody Cape and Port Alfred returned home

Due to last week’s strong winds and high swells over 30 seal pups were rescued...

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Nemato Change a Life news

Nemato Change a Life (NCAL) is the premier learning hub for children living in and around the Nemato area offering a variety of sporting...

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Town mourns passing of local legend, Bev Young

One of Port Alfred’s most well-known, loved and eccentric residents, Beverly Young, passed away on...

In memoriam: Dennis Croucamp

Dennis Croucamp was a combat veteran, author and adventurer who died at 2.30am on Saturday...

Stage 2 Load Shedding – Schedule for Port Alfred

South Africa is in for another round of loadshedding and, this time, we are in...

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Personalised gifts with Sunny Coast Printing

Having opened Sunny Coast Printing at the Duckpond Centre, Nelita Behr is making good on her promise to support the Port Alfred community by...

Ladies’ boutique expands to Rosehill Mall

  The popular ladies’ boutique, La Dame Mystique, has been a welcome and long-time fixture at the upper level of the Heritage Mall, supplying the...

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