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Thank you for kindness

2015-08-05 06:00

MY husband had a terrible fall outside Romans Pizza at the new Hayfields Spar on Saturday, 25 July. To the gentleman, we think his name is Hilton, who bravely took off...

Snooker association sets record straight

2015-08-05 06:00

I REFER to your article dated 29 July, 2015. Therein it’s stated that Mxolisi Nkosi says in his letter that the municipality cannot accommodate Pot 147 Snooker Association and that they...

Addressing the state of the city

2015-08-05 06:00

MAYOR Chris Ndlela used his State of the City address last Friday to assure Pietermaritzburg residents that no effort would be spared to ensure that this city becomes one that...

PMB Seals’ head coach dreams big

2015-08-05 06:00

PIETERMARITZBURG Seals’ Sibani Makhanya, one of Team South Africa’s coaches for the 2015 Africa Games, is making his mark in swimming circles and has his sights on one day becoming head coach of South...

Illegal dump site behind old Wanderers hits race

2015-08-05 06:00

THE start of an illegal dump site behind the old Wanderers Club is obstructing the race route for this year’s KZN Cross-Country champs. The dump contains building rubble, old fridges, pool pumps and...

PMB Seals’ head coach dreams big

2015-08-05 06:00

PIETERMARITZBURG Seals’ Sibani Makhanya, one of Team South Africa’s coaches for the 2015 Africa Games, is making his mark in swimming circles and has his sights on one day becoming head coach of South...

Appointing a beneficiary LAW CORNER

2015-08-05 06:00

QUESTION: I have a number of investments where I have the option to appoint a beneficiary. Should I do so, and what will happen to those investments should I not appoint a beneficiary? ANSWER: It is...

Pharmacy offers many services

2015-07-29 06:01

MEDPHARM Pharmacy - your community pharmacy is here when you need us offering a variety of services to make your life easier. We are open and here for you everyday till late. Trading hours: We deal...

Limited-edition Defenders for SA

2015-07-29 06:00

LAND Rover is giving its iconic Defender, due to end production in December 2015, a great send-off with 12 months of celebrations through 2015. Two limited-edition Defenders are headed for South...

Let us help you save electricity ADVERTORIAL

2015-07-29 06:00

ELECTRI Sales have been servicing PMB in the electrical industry for over 20 years. Over the past two years they have expanded into alternate energy sources as well. Being the experienced business...

New app in pipeline for Msunduzi

2015-07-29 06:00

A NEW Msunduzi smart community application could soon be available to download to establish an easier way for ratepayers to communicate with the municipality. During a recent Executive committee...

Sporting clubs kicked out of Wanderers

2015-07-29 06:00

THREE of the sporting codes operating from the Pietermaritzburg Wanderers Club have been officially evicted, after only being given a week’s notice, and need to vacate the premises as of 31...

Load shedding - why only in upper Northdale

2015-07-29 06:00

I AM writing regarding load shedding in the northern areas. Why is it that on a Saturday, between 6pm and 8pm, and on a Monday between 8pm and 10pm, the areas affected by load...



2015-08-05 06:00

Letters to the Editor must be received by no later than Friday 4pm to be considered for the following edition.. Letters and e-mails should be addressed to The Editor and e-mailed to...

Longmarket Girls’ School Oldest Old Girl Message from the principal, Deryl Muir

2015-08-05 06:00

LONGMARKET Girls’ School was founded on 1 August, 1890 and is the oldest government primary school for girls. “Our 125th birthday celebrations went extremely well. The awesome...

PMB’s Businesswoman of the Year

2015-08-05 06:00

MARITSA Gouws from Lock and Key Solutions will be jetting off to Pretoria in September as she competes for the title of South African Council for Businesswomen (SACBW) Business...

GHS wins basketball tournament

2015-08-05 06:00

The defending champs, Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High School took top honours at the Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High/St John’s Invitational Basketball Tournament at...

A community on patrol

2015-08-05 06:00

WORKING with the community is key if the newly launch Community on Patrol (COP) initiative is to be successful. This was the unanimous feeling among role payers at the Mountain Rise Police Station...

Musical celebrates 140th birthday

2015-08-05 06:00

ST Charles College was proud to present a musical production, Just In Time, written and directed by music teacher, Heather Skorpen. The production was a celebration of St Charles College’s 140th year...

Investing in the ‘HEARTS OF YOUNG LADIES’

2015-08-05 06:01

PIETERMARITZBURG high schools are encouraged to celebrate Women’s Month by participating in the campaign to find the city’s young ladies with heart. This campaign, run in association with...

Professional eye care above and beyond what is expected

2015-07-29 06:00

HILLIAR and Gray Optometrists have been providing professional, patient-driven eye care for more than 30 years and our team of optometrists have more than 60 years’ experience between them....

Huge Toyota hybrid recall: SA affected

2015-07-29 06:00

TOYOTA is recalling 625?000 Prius hybrid vehicles worldwide because they can stall without warning. Toyota says the software settings in the hybrid and motor control units could cause them to...

Keeping the chill out

2015-07-29 06:00

IT’S not too late to get in gear for the chilly season. With a little planning, you can be sure of spending more time curled up, warm and cosy, secure in the knowledge that...

Msunduzi invests in the youth

2015-07-29 06:00

INVESTING in the youth, with education being at the top of Msunduzi Municipality’s agenda, there were many investments in the form of sponsorships made to the youth at a recent Executive...

Local gets international umpire recognition

2015-07-29 06:00

PIETERMARITZBURG’S Lyndal “Binks” Robertson has been recognised as an international umpire by the International Hockey Federation (FIH). “It has been a...


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