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All roads lead to Baywest

2015-05-20 06:00

MORE than 5 000 construction workers and shop fitters worked feverishly this past weeked to add the finishing touches to the biggest and most eagerly anticipated shopping and entertainment complex in...

Danny Jordaan is NMB’s new mayor

2015-05-20 06:00

SAFA President Danny Jordaan will be the new Executive Mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay (NMB), subject to a council vote. This was announced at a media briefing held by ANC general-secretary Gwede Mantashe...

It’s time to pay your Tekkie Tax

2015-05-20 06:00

IT’S that time of the year again when you can kick off your high heels, school shoes or boots and swap them for your comfy pair of tekkies - all for a good cause. Friday, May 29, is Tekkie Tax...

How to become the next School Sport Star winner

2015-05-20 06:00

THE PE Express and Puma would like to give recognition to high school learners who excel in sport. We want to know about high school learners’ achievements and want to reward them for their hard work...

NMBM builds drainage ponds to control stormwater

2015-05-20 06:00

EVER wondered what the busy construction at the corner of Buffelsfontein Road and 11th Avenue is? The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality say they are busy building drainage ponds to control stormwater...

Centrestage’s Neil Diamond salute returns to the Bay

2015-05-20 06:00

NEIL Diamond, one of the most beloved singer/songwriters of this generation, is the subject of Centrestage’s latest tribute show, taking place at Old Grey from May 28 to 30 and returning for two more...

First Checkers Hyper to open at Baywest Mall

2015-05-20 06:00

CONSUMERS in the Eastern Cape can look forward to the opening of the first Checkers Hyper store in Port Elizabeth when it opens its doors for trading in the new ultra-modern shopping centre, Baywest...

Madibaz triathlete heading for world champs

2015-05-20 06:00

MADIBAZ’ Shane Kemp will take the next step in his budding triathlon career when he represents South Africa at the ITU World Triathlon grand final and world championships in Chicago in...

Big day for motorcycle fans at Scribante

2015-05-20 06:00

PE CLASSIC Bike Racing will hold a Motorcycle Track Day at the Aldo Scribante circuit on Sunday, May 24. As well as the usual classes of classic and historic motorcycles, breakfast runners and current...

Levin Plaatjies has ‘Acres of Talent’

2015-05-20 06:00

LEVIN Plaatjies (13) of Paterson High School beat almost 200 aspiring young performers to win the first ever “Acres of Talent” competition held by the Greenacres Shopping Centre. With his angelic...

Leopard geckos can be ‘just as loveable’

2015-05-20 06:00

THEY are cold-blooded and probably not as pretty as your average pet, but, believe it or not, they can be just as loveable! This is how Ross Mardon describes the leopard geckos that she and her...

Addo ready to welcome Great Zuurberg Trek riders

2015-05-20 06:00

ADDO is gearing up to welcome more than 140 mountain bikers from across South Africa for the second edition of the three-day PwC Great Zuurberg Trek, which is based at the Zuurberg Mountain Village...

No more free vaccines at private clinics

2015-05-13 06:00

THE Eastern Cape Department of Health has stopped supplying private clinics and pharmacies with free government vaccines, which means parents will now either have to pay vast amounts to have their...


Baywest brings many firsts for city and Eastern Cape

2015-05-20 06:00

CONSUMERS in the Eastern Cape can look forward to many firsts with the opening of Baywest. Movie enthusiasts will be thrilled about Ster Kinekor opening its first Imax theatre in the region, with the...

Parents fear for children’s safety after pipe burst

2015-05-20 06:00

A LOCAL community says they have been left in the lurch by the municipality after a pipe burst two months ago causing damage to houses with children getting severely ill – and nothing is being done to...


2015-05-20 06:00

) religious Revelation Ministries: Presents a “Walking with God” seminar on 23 May from 9am to 4pm at 31 Chris Wessels Street, Cleary Estate. Registration is 70. For more info and to book contact...

Stock car thrills at Oval Track this weekend

2015-05-20 06:00

THE PE Oval Track Raceway, Mission Road, Greenbushes, will host its next race on Saturday (May 23). Racing starts at 6pm and parking is free around the track. Classes participating are: Beginners;...

A memorable trip with Jayson King’s Hit Express

2015-05-20 06:00

THEATRE and musical producer Jayson King is returning to The Boardwalk on May 29 and 30 with his new production, Jayson King’s Hit Express. The producer of the highly acclaimed Great Pretenders 21st...

AKA in PE for one night only

2015-05-20 06:00

AWARD winning musician AKA will perform for the first time at La Dee Das night club in Salsoneville, at 1am on May 29. This event will be hosted by PE Entertainment, whose spokesperson, Samantha Webb,...

Free concert in the park in Central

2015-05-20 06:00

THE music lovers of Port Elizabeth are in for a treat on Sunday (May 24) when the streets of Central will be filled with the swinging sounds of big-band jazz and other music. The Mandela Bay...

NMMU Wind Symhony presents final lunch hour performance

2015-05-20 06:00

THE NMMU Wind Symphony presents Cinematic Soundscapes on Wednesday, May 27, as the final lunch hour performance on NMMU Music Department’s calendar for the first half of 2015. Cinematic Soundscapes...

Local couple are dogs’ best friends

2015-05-20 06:00

A PASSION to improve the lives of animals in the poorer communities of Motherwell and Wells Estate has led a Bluewater Bay couple and their friend to join forces and start the Izinja (dogs)...

Magical Monaco is back

2015-05-20 06:00

REGULARLY words are used to describe things and situations and just as often the true meaning of these over-used words is lost. But if you have ever looked for a true definition of opulence, then look...

Even the Sevens let us down (or) is Kevin his own worst enemy?

2015-05-20 06:00

SEVENS RUGBY is the baby of the family, the little brother of the 15-man game – and it seemed last Sunday morning that the miserable week South African rugby lovers had endured might hopefully be set...

Massive water leak on city's main water pipeline

2015-05-12 13:34

Kiloliters of precious water is flowing into the sea as a result of a massive water leak at the city's main water pipeline.


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