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2017-01-19 06:02

UD News subscribes to the Code of Ethics and Conduct for South African Print and Online Media that prescribes news that is truthful, accurate, fair and balanced. If it don’t live up to the Code,...

Lions and businesses support local feeding scheme

2017-01-19 06:02

Melvin Jones, a Chicago businessman, had an idea to bring together the talents, intelligence and drive of local businessmen to improve their communities. This idea proved to be most effective and for...

Huis herstel na skade weens verstopte sloot

2017-01-19 06:02

’n Verstopte waterafvoersloot op Despatch is meer as ’n week ná groot reënskade aan ’n huis eers skoongemaak.

DP cricket starts season on high note

2017-01-19 06:01

Daniel Pienaar first cricket team started the year on a high note with a successful tour to Graaff-Reinet as well as winning the Brandwag six-a-side tournament.

Schools saved 8 800 trees

2017-01-19 06:01

In Uitenhage Albertyn Primary is known for their dedication towards recycling. The school has won third place in The Schools Recycling Project, after a total weight of 4 533kg of recycled items was...

Water shortages in lower lying suburbs

2017-01-12 06:02

Metro residents are advised that hot weather conditions are expected to persist requiring renewed efforts to use water sparingly.

YMCO commences with community activities

2017-01-12 06:02

The YMCO Uitenhage branch commenced with its activities. First on its agenda is a first aid course which starts on the 16th January (until 25th). Registration forms are available from the internet...


2017-01-12 06:02

)DuiweBothasrus Posduifklub Veiling: Jongduifveiling op Saterdag, 4 Februarie by Bothasrus Posduifklub se klubhuis in Swartkopsstraat, Despatch. Kuikens kan vanaf 12:00 in hokke gesit word. Veiling...

Musiekskool registrasie eersdaags gehou

2017-01-12 06:02

Leerders van Metronoom Musiekskool het hulle eksterne eksamens voltooi en goeie uitslae is behaal met 5 onderskei-dings (bo 90%) en 6 leerders het met eervolle vermelding (80% en hoër) geslaag.

Riding into the sky at Scifest

2017-01-12 06:01

Organisers of this year’s National Science Festival, Scifest Africa, have confirmed that visitors will have the unique opportunity to be taken on an exhilarating tour by scientists from the South...

Trollip wil beleggings lok met beter infrastruktuur

2017-01-12 06:01

Athol Trollip, uitvoerende burgemeester van die Nelson Mandelabaai-metro, is reg vir die jaar en gaan alles moontlik doen om wêreldklasinfrastruktuur in die metro te skep om werkskeppende beleggings...

Sakeman in die sop ná hy bees skiet

2017-01-12 06:01

’n Bekende sakeman van Uitenhage en voormalige junior Springbokrugbyspeler, word deur die polisie ondersoek weens beweerde opsetlike saakbeskadiging en die afvuur van ’n vuurwapen in ’n munisipale...

Tell us your pet rescue love story

2017-01-12 06:01

Love often happens at first sight. But the roads leading to that magic moment have got to come together under the right circumstances.


Larger than usual number of NMMU applications

2017-01-19 06:02

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University’s (NMMU) admissions office is currently dealing with large volumes of enquiries, while trying to finalise the 2017 admissions process.


2017-01-19 06:02

)BridgeUitenhage Bridge Club: Results of the Open Pairs competition: 1. Veneta Comley & Shirley Jacobs; 2. Stephanie Easton & Joey Goosen; 3. Ann-Marie Terblanche & Partners. The Open pairs...

Project saves industry from power black-outs

2017-01-19 06:02

The completion of an R80 million slope stabilisation engineering project in Uitenhage has saved Africa’s automotive manufacturing capital from power black-outs, the South African National Roads Agency...

Misdadigers bedrywig by kitsbanke

2017-01-19 06:01

Die polisie op Uitenhage ondersoek minstens tien sake wat die afgelope maand aangemeld is en wat met kitsbanktransaksies verband hou.

Ideal event for off-road runners

2017-01-19 06:01

“I love the XTERRA vibe. It is a lifestyle and a healthy one at that. It tests your body to the limits.”.

Security in a complex is everyone’s business

2017-01-12 06:02

One of the key motivators for people contemplating a move into a retirement village is the prospect of good security – but this will unfortunately not materialise unless all residents are prepared to...

Greatest farewell gift - 100% pass rate

2017-01-12 06:02

“Gosh, have they reached their full potential!”.

Dagboek Diary

2017-01-12 06:02

)January 201714 Hiking: Fernkloof OR Kini Bay: EC Adventure & Hiking Association, Fernkloof, moderate 12km hike, R35/hiker, Des 072 0110101. OR Kini Bay to Lauries Bay, easy 6km hike, R5/hiker, Marius...

PE to Plett mountain bike challenge

2017-01-12 06:01

The FedGroup PE Plett, South Africa’s premier 4-day mountain bike stage race, will will take place from 2-5 March 2017.

Dolla to tell the real secret of a braai

2017-01-12 06:01

Dowwe Dolla, South Africa’s most loved dumb blond for more than the past two decades, will be in Uitenhage on February 9th to introduce Ouma Dowe Dolla!.

Verstopte sloot: Water stroom deur huis

2017-01-12 06:01

Die wind was so warm dit het eintlik gebrand. Toe kom hang die swart wolke oor Despatch en maak hul sluise vir ’n hele 20 minute wawyd oop.

Join Africa’s largest family beach event

2017-01-12 06:01

The fantastic beach weather which was enjoyed by holiday makers to Nelson Mandela Bay during the festive period resulted in a bumper attendance at the aQuellé Ocean Racing Series which took place on...

How much food do you need to concentrate?

We have been taught that we need three meals a day in order to make it through the day and while most of us indulge in more than our fair share there is a large portion of South Africans who are living off barely enough to sustain them.


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