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Brandwag rugby ‘oorrompel’ Boland

2015-09-03 06:00

Die o.19A-rugbyspan van die Hoërskool Brandwag is vir die tweede agtereenvolgende jaar gekroon as kampioene in die Steinhoff Maties Rugby Top Skole se afdeling vir medium skole.

VWSA to invest billions at U’hage plant during 2017

2015-09-03 06:00

Thomas Schaefer, Managing Director of Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) announced the next phase of major new investments in the factory in Uitenhage, its supplier base and the training of...

Chance to win braai hampers by supporting local butcheries

2015-09-03 06:00

To braai and to enjoy a true South African outdoor lifestyle, definitely are two of the favourite pastime activities of fellow countrymates.

Muir chess player ranked number 1 in SA

2015-09-03 06:00

Sixteen year old Lilitha Hempe, a grade 10 learner at Muir College Boys’ High School has excelled at chess this year.

‘Khumbula’ movie shown at Despatch

2015-09-03 06:00

Khumbula is an African adventure story about a boy and his friends who were kidnapped by game poachers and their struggle to survive. This movie will be shown at the Christian Cinema in Despatch on...

Join the green duty on e-waste in U’hage

2015-09-03 06:00

Global statistics indicate that in 2012 an average of 20kg of e-waste for every one of the world’s 7 billion people was produced totalling a staggering amount of 50 million tons of e-waste. South...

Tackle the six ‘R’s’ during clean-up season

2015-09-03 06:00

September is Clean-up South Africa Month and what better time to celebrate the beauty of spring than to pay homage to our magnificent environment. The Institute of Waste Management of Southern Africa...

U’hage runners unbeaten in night relay

2015-09-03 06:00

It was a night of records at the final of the 2015 Town Lodge Business Night Relay last Thursday evening at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium. Both the Men’s and Ladies’ relay team course records were...

Unique farm kitchen venue in town

2015-09-03 06:00

The Caledon Centre is known for weddings, corporate events, dinner parties, luncheons, training workshops, accommodation and now something new ... The Caledon Farm Kitchen, which offers all an...

VW parade and logo day

2015-09-03 06:00

The Uitenhage Rotary Club is hosting a VW Parade and Logo day on 12 September. All Volkswagen vehicles prior to 2000 are invited to participate which include aircooled Beetles, Kombi’s, Trikes,...

Doccie of struggle against mining rights wins various awards

2015-09-03 06:00

The Shore Break, a documentary about the proposed titanium mine and tolled highway on the Wild Coast, has garnered a series of top awards since it premiered at IDFA in Amsterdam earlier this...

Cocktail andamp; Canapé evening a sold out!

2015-08-27 06:01

A Cocktail andamp; Canapé evening with well-known all-round entertainer Ian von Memerty was held at Market Square Volkswagen last week to raise funds for Oosterland Youth Centre. Since March 2015,...

‘Bend but not Broken’ to support girl

2015-08-27 06:00

Brenda Vorster (13) a learner at Despatch High School has to undergo an urgent operation to repair damage caused to her spine by Scoliosis, which is the deformity of the spine. Brenda has to be at the...


Mayor recommits to fight water leaks in Metro

2015-09-03 06:00

Mayor Danny Jordaan has recommitted the municipality to fight water leaks. Jordaan was speaking at the launch of President Jacob Zuma’s War on Leaks campaign last Friday, with over 16 000 people in...

Entries invited for Miss Matric Dance photos

2015-09-03 06:00

Entries to become one of three finalists in August for the UD News|Nuus Miss Matric Dance 2015 are now closed. In the meantime, entries for September are awaited...

Blind singer in talent show finals

2015-09-03 06:00

Former professional ballroom dancer, Reece Moses, might have lost his sight after an accident, but he sees the beauty of life through his singing talent.

Lions strengthen commitment to children

2015-09-03 06:00

Strengthen your commitment to children through dignity, harmony and humanity. “These wise words are very much in line with International Lions President Dr Jitsuhiro Yamada who is encouraging Lions to...

Boeremusiekgilde hou opskop in stadsaal

2015-09-03 06:00

Die Boeremusiekgilde hou Saterdagaand ’n gesellige opskop in die Despatch Stadsaal waar verskeie boeremusiek-orkeste gaan optree. Onder dié musiekmakers is die jong musikante van HTS Daniel Pienaar...

Half-marathon and fun run at spring festival

2015-09-03 06:00

Days are becoming longer and warmer as the earth tilts towards the sun. This all means Spring season is on its way. The Muir College Spring Festival is annually held by Muir College as a fun day and...

Urban obstacle race to tackle the city

2015-09-03 06:00

The popularity of one of the largest charity social sports events on the Eastern Cape sporting calendar, the Nelson Mandela Bay Urban Run, is growing gauging by the number of entries having already...

Property and inheritance: make it a win-win

2015-09-03 06:00

One of the things all human beings have in common is the fact that none of us are going to live forever. It’s not a comfortable thought at any age, but it can be even more stressful as we approach...


2015-09-03 06:00

Business college held its 12th graduation ceremony

2015-09-03 06:00

MSC Business College held its 12th graduation ceremony at the Uitenhage Town Hall on Saturday. The graduates achieved their qualifications in Management, Administration, Information Technology and...

Dagboek •Diary

2015-09-03 06:00

)September 3 Uitenhage CPF: Monthly meeting, discussion of partnership between Police and community through which crime, service delivery and police-community relations can jointly be analysed,...

Increase in burglaries

2015-08-27 06:01

Police stations within the Uitenhage Cluster are concerned about the sudden increase in burglaries at residential homes and the theft out of motor vehicles in the area. “We request the assistance of...


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