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Rosedale se waterkwessies kwel

2015-07-23 06:00

’n Waterskaarste dreig, maar die kwessie van lekkende waterpype rol soos water van die munisipaliteit se rug.

Be on alert when drawing money at ATM

2015-07-23 06:02

The South African Police Service wish to warn the community to be on the alert and careful when withdrawing cash at local ATMs at shopping centres or in town. “Incidents were reported where cards were...

‘Turbo’ back on the road again

2015-07-23 06:01

David Viljoen has been diagnosed with Motor Neuron Disease (MND) and relies on a motorized wheelchair called “Turbo” to get around. He recently had the misfortune that the gear bearings of Turbo had...

Children treated with nice hot shower on Mandela Day

2015-07-23 06:01

Ubuntu Community Development Solutions hosted one of its Child Clean-up projects on Mandela Day. “We served 37 children with a hot water shower, new clothes and food. It being school holidays and...

SPCA adoption day

2015-07-23 06:00

The Uitenhage SPCA is hosting an open day with jumble sale on Sunday with the aim to attract the public and facilitate adoptions. The open day will be between 10:00 and 12:00. The Uitenhage SPCA...

Despatch netbal wen Kaapse toernooi

2015-07-23 06:02

Hoërskool Despatch se eerste netbalspan het die afgelope skoolvakansie na Kaapstad getoer om aan die Hoërskool Swartland se Winter Sporttoernooi deel te neem. Hulle was onoorwonne en is as die...

karate wêreld- kampioen

2015-07-23 06:01

Jarrod Adams, ‘n graad 11-leerder van Hoërskool Despatch, het aan die vyfde WJKA Kohai wêreldbeker karatekampioenskappe in Vlissgen, Nederland deelgeneem. Jarrod het in die ouderdomsgroep 16+ jaar in...

Dagboek • Diary

2015-07-23 06:01

)July 23-26 Homemakers expo: 2015 PE Algoa FM Homemakers, Boardwalk Exhibition Centre. 24 Jakkals andamp; Leo: Jakkie Louw en Kevin Leo, Barklystraat Teater, 20:00, Tossie 082 809 4272. 25 Fredi Nest...

Uitstel ná moord op oud-haarkapper

2015-07-16 15:14

Douglas Myburg (85), inwoner van Uitenhage, het Dinsdag onskuldig op aanklagte van ernstige aanranding gepleit nadat sy kritiek-beseerde vriendin beswyk het.

Chess players flock to U’hage

2015-07-16 14:36

Chess players from the region will flock to Uitenhage for the 12th Chess Festival which will be hosted at the Indoor Sports Centre at the end of the month.

‘When dreams are real even for one day’

2015-07-16 14:34

The request by the Uitenhage Lions Club to the local community and Businesses for donations of winter blankets and clothing can only be described as “a recipe for happiness”.

Biathlon train race from PE to U’hage

2015-07-16 14:26

Excitement is rising ahead of next month’s Nelson Mandela Bay train race, a unique biathlon style team relay race comprising corporate, club, social and schools teams against a Metrorail train...

SPCAs invite to give 67 minutes of your time

2015-07-16 14:24

How are you planning to spend your 67 minutes on Saturday in support of Mandela Day? Why not give back to the Uitenhage SPCA? You can walk the sheltered dogs or play with the smaller dogs and cats,...


Watch out for new traffic cameras on the road

2015-07-23 06:00

GREY boxes with a little window that have in recent weeks been spotted alongside major roads in Nelson Mandela Bay have given rise to much speculation on social media on whether or not these are new...

Round Table’s charity support and melodrama

2015-07-23 06:01

Round Table 14 Uitenhage, one of the service clubs within the Uitenhage and Despatch area, do various projects during the year with the aim to raise funds in support of local charities and other...

All the ‘67 minutes’ at Oosterland

2015-07-23 06:01

Various businesses on Mandela Day devoted their 67 minutes to Oosterland Youth Centre at Despatch. Since 1980 the Centre has accommodated a maximum of 120 children who are placed in care of the...

Gangsterism erodes communities

2015-07-23 06:01

Recent news reports have shown the increase in gang related violence within local Nelson Mandela Bay communities. The current surge of gangsterism in especially the northern areas has reached...

Bespreek stalletjie by Nartjiefees

2015-07-23 06:00

Een van die gewildste gesinsfeeste in die Oos-Kaap, die Agrimark Nartjiefees, word op 26 September op Loerie in die Gamtoosvallei gehou. Feesgangers kan uitsien na ‘n wye verskeidenheid...

U’hage o.13 rugby wéér kampioenspan

2015-07-23 06:01

Die talentvolle o.13 Uitenhage subunie-rugbyspan is gekroon as die wenners van die 13de OP Kings o.13 subunie-rugbytoernooi wat onlangs by Marlow Landbouskool buite Cradock aangebied is. Hulle het in...

Graaff-Reinet Road - leading to established businesses

2015-07-23 06:01

The significance of a name, whether it be the name of a person, pet, vehicle, town or street, should never be underestimated. In fact we are consumers of names. Have you ever thought, while driving...

Toyota wen VW-tydren modderbad

2015-07-23 06:01

Die wysheid van die tydren-indoenas om ’n grondpad-ren in die middel van ’n nat winter in die Baai en omgewing te hou, kan weer eens bevraagteken word. Dit nou nadat die naweek se Volkswagen-ren...

Councillor demands action: Ongoing water supply shortage

2015-07-16 15:13

“Residents of Despatch demand the immediate appointment of a private contractor to resolve the water supply shortages that have been plaguing the town for years.”

Dans vir hoërskoolkinders om fondse in te samel vir koortoer

2015-07-16 14:34

Agnetha van Wyk, ‘n 11-jarige meisie van Laerskool Albertyn is die enigste leerder van Uitenhage wat ingesluit is in die Oos-Kaap Kinderkoor wat Oktober in Europa gaan optree.

Property sold through new auction tool

2015-07-16 14:28

A dominant property in Caledon Street, Uitenhage will be sold through a new and innovative real estate auction tool which is headed by two “Old Boys” from Muir College Boys’ High School.

Big bugs in Diva Run

2015-07-16 14:25

The Diva Run 2015, exclusively for women, will be a great way to celebrate Women’s Day on 10th August. The main race (10km) offers prize money of R10 000 for the winner and if any woman manages to...


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