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Reading to Learn Africa Mini-Conference

2016-08-31 06:00

READING to Learn (RtL) South Africa is to host a one-day conference on Monday 3 October in Pietermaritzburg.

From the Foothills

2016-08-31 06:00

GREYTOWN Primary School hosted its family fun day on 20 August and despite the gloomy weather, the crowds enthusiastically and happily took part in a range of events.

Indlovana Primary School news

2016-08-31 06:00

INDLOVANA Primary School is proud of its cultural teams for doing extremely well in this year's cultural competition at circuit level.

Window on Wembley

2016-08-31 06:00

FOR the past two weeks Form 2 to Form 5 pupils have been carrying out an experiment to see what types, and how many microbes they can find around every-day items.

If you don’t report it, you support it

2016-08-31 06:00

CRUEL, irresponsible, anti-social individuals in various parts of South Africa are making money through organised dog fights in which two dogs are incited to fight to the death or sustain such...

List of Umvoti PR councillors

2016-08-31 06:00

FOR the information of voters the following is a list of the 13 PR councillors in Umvoti, in addition to the 14 elected ward councillors.

Cupcake angel at golf day

2016-08-31 06:00

AS part of her year’s reign, Little Miss World, Deante Swart,  fund-raises and gets involved with a number of charities. She recently baked cupcakes  to sell for “Cupcakes for Hope” a non-profit...

Junior Jottings

2016-08-31 06:00

GREYTOWN Junior School Grade 7 pupils represented the school in the Astroquiz in Richards Bay on Friday, 26 August. The team did extremely well to come fourth in KZN. The competition started with...

Umvoti Karate Academy

2016-08-31 06:00

THERE was a good turnout at the plenary meeting hosted by Umvoti Karate Academy to discuss fund-raising and development. Parents were invited to the meeting and it was of interest to hear their...

The wonders of salt

2016-08-31 06:00

SALT is an amazing invention. In the past, before we had freezers and other conservatives, salt was used to preserve meat for long periods of time. Salt has helped human civilisations to grow and...

How much do Umvoti councillors earn?

2016-08-31 06:00

NOW that the months of the build-up to the local government elections has passed, 27 councillors will be sitting in Umvoti Council Chamber to look after the interests of all Umvoti residents.How much...

Umvoti Mayor re-elected for second term

2016-08-31 06:00

UMVOTI residents turned out in full force for the inaugural meeting of the newly elected councillors last Tuesday 23 August in Greytown Town Hall.

Greytown Feeding Project in action

2016-08-31 06:00

SINCE it opened the doors of its new building in June, the Greytown Feeding Project has provided more meals each week to those who are now assured of a hot meal twice a week. The project is filling...


Umkhankaso wokuvikela uvendle kanye nesimungumungwane

2016-08-31 06:00

Isibhedlela i-Greytown sazisa umphakathi waseMvoti ngomkhankaso ozoqala mhlaka 12 Septemberkuya kumhlaka 30 September. Lapho abantwana bezobe bethola imogomo yokuvikela uVendle kanye Nesimungumungwane...

Kranskop Primary Career Day

2016-08-31 06:00

KRANSKOP Primary School held a career day dress-up for the Grade 7 pupils on 24 August, the aim of which was to make pupils aware of the various job opportunities and careers that are available to...

Hermannsburg Little Oaks’ Oracle

2016-08-31 06:00

THE Kindergarten's latest theme is “under the sea” and the Little Oaks are not only learning about the different creatures living in the sea, but also about ocean conservation and how we can help to...

Hermannsburg Happenings

2016-08-31 06:00

THEY sang and played and did themselves and the school proud at the recent Pietermaritzburg Eisteddfod. Our musicians were complimented not only on their performing talent, but also on their...

Shadow Column

2016-08-31 06:00

THE Greytown Gazette publishes a Shadow Column at the end of each month listing events to come during the year.

Going, going … gone

2016-08-31 06:00

THERE are some unbelievably stupid individuals in this world. They are the light-fingered ones who have been stealing Jojo tanks from the streets of Greytown, but anyone who has bought one of these...

Hermannsburg Church Bazaar

2016-08-31 06:00

IT is time to stock up on German speciality meats at the annual Hermannsburg Church Bazaar at the Beehive on Saturday 3 September. Lunch will be  available from 12pm and the popular meat sale opens...

From the ditch

2016-08-31 06:00

THE 2016 drawn pairs champions are Gerhard­ Balzer and Jordan Bonorchis. They beat Chris Fischer and Wendy Edwards in a tight game.  Due to start the ladies and men’s singles handicaps where the...

Umvoti polocrosse stars

2016-08-31 06:00

PATRICK and Damien O’Sullivan, and Ian Stanley from Mooi River, teamed up with a Bishopstowe club to compete in this year’s SA Championships in a dry and dusty Bethal club.

Greytown Country Club news

2016-08-31 06:00

WE had a very busy weekend at the club - Happy Hour on Friday and Wembley golf on Saturday.

Get into shape for summer

2016-08-31 06:00

SUMMER is around the corner and a summer body challenge has been launched by Evolve Fitness Centre in preparation for the hot days ahead. Organiser and transformation coach, Estelle, has designed a...

Top entertainment at Wembley Duck Derby

2016-08-31 06:00

THERE will be exciting entertainment at the annual Wembley College Duck Derby on Saturday, 10 September with three separate shows during the day. The first performance is at 2pm - Faz and the...

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