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Enter here for Miss Matric Dance

2017-08-02 13:03

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Boks expect massive battle against Pumas

2017-08-17 06:05

The Springboks are expecting a tight encounter against Argentina when they play their first 2017 Rugby Championship match on Saturday.

Time for Good Night Market

2017-08-17 06:05

The Goodnight Market will be held tonight from 17:00-21:00 in the beautiful Tramways Building. It offers a wide range of artisanal food, craft beer, health options and live entertainment. TOPS at SPAR...

Upgraded Campanile: ‘inclusive heritage identity for metro’

2017-08-17 06:05

Renovations and upgrading of the Campanile, one of Port Elizabeth’s most visible skyline and audible heritage landmarks has been completed ahead of Heritage Month.

Girl shares in her dad’s passion for cricket

2017-08-17 06:05

Zaahidah Sirkhotte, a learner at Daniel Pienaar THS, joined the local cricket fraternity at the age of 11 years as a score keeper at Union Cricket Club in Uitenhage.

Art of turning home viewers into home buyers

2017-08-17 06:05

Turning home viewers into home buyers could be an art or a science, but either way, home sellers have a lot more control over the process than they may think.

Part of Gamble High hostel damaged by fire

2017-08-17 06:05

Learners from Gamble High School in Uitenhage, whose hostel rooms were damaged in a fire last week, are all safe and sound.

Muir karateka to the podium at world champIONSHIPs

2017-08-17 06:05

A group of 5 Muirites formed part of a team of 12 contestants who participated in the sixth WJKA International World Karate Championships held in Vlissengen, Netherlands.

Despatch chess player in SA team

2017-08-17 06:05

Wian Schutte, a Grade 9 learner at Despatch High School was selected to represent South Africa in the African Schools Individual Chess Championships which will be held in Zimbabwe. from 19-28August.

First support group in EC for persons with bipolar disorder

2017-08-17 06:02

It often is said the moment you’re ready to quit is usually the moment right before a miracle happens!.


2017-08-17 06:00

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 doesn’t live up to the Code,...

Sectional title living: Are trustees a vanishing breed?

2017-08-10 06:03

It is unfortunate that the increasing popularity of Sectional Title (ST) living in SA over the past 15 to 20 years has not been accompanied by similar growth in the number of ST owners who are...

Acknowledgement to local businesswomen

2017-08-10 06:03

South Africa commemorates Women’s Month in August as a tribute to the role of women in the struggle for freedom and society at large. The UD News during August gives acknowledgement to local women who...


Lions senior citizen spring lunch

2017-08-17 06:06

The Uitenhage Lions Club has moved their annual senior citizens’ supper to September and now calls it the Senior Citizens’ Spring Lunch. The Spring Lunch will be held on September 2nd at 12:00 at the...

Kragman van Despatch breek rekords

2017-08-17 06:05

Na ‘n afwesigheid van 9 jaar in krag-optel, maak drie kragoptellers van Despatch Hard Bodies Gim, ‘n welkome terugkeer tot die sport wat die afgelope naweek by Westview Skool in Port Elizabeth gehou...

State of the metro address held at Despatch

2017-08-17 06:05

The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality’s state of the metro address will for the first time in history be delivered at Despatch. It will be held today from 10:00 at the Ernest Swanepoel Hall.

Estate agents practise good neighbourship

2017-08-17 06:05

Real estate businesses are driven by people working and living in areas which they are fond of. This makes direct community involvement meaningful and especially through good neighbourship.

Feast of music with NMU choir and mastrimba band

2017-08-17 06:05

Two of the prides of the province, Nelson Mandela University Choir and the Strelitzia Mastrimba Band will be performing in Uitenhage on Thursday, 24 August at Strelitzia High School.

NGK Uitenhage se 200ste jaar gevier

2017-08-17 06:05

In die beginjare van die Nederduits Gereformeerde Kerk Uitenhage, presies 200 jaar gelede, het Goewerneur Cradock twee ouderlinge benoem om saam met ’n landdros die kerkraad te vorm, aangesien daar...

SA heuning word al skaarser én duurder

2017-08-17 06:05

Heuningproduksie in Suid-Afrika het die laaste maande gedaal. Dit het hoër pryse tot gevolg en veroorsaak dat die plaaslike mark toenemend internasionale mededinging moet trotseer.

Aussies nooi SA netbalskeidsregter

2017-08-17 06:05

Vandeesweek blaas sy die skeidsregtersfluitjie in ’n laerskoolnetbalwedstryd, volgende week in ’n wedstryd tussen die wêreld se beste twee netbalspanne.

Korrupsie gaan nou gepak word

2017-08-17 06:03

Die bevindings van ’n forensiese verslag wat reeds in 2010 opgestel is, gaan nou in die Nelson Mandelabaai-metro opgevolg word.

Despatch spog met mashie-gholfbaan by kampplek

2017-08-17 06:02

Daar is min plekke in die land met ’n 9-putjie gholfbaan (mashie), ’n “watergat” en ’n karavaanpark op dieselfde terrein.

K9 officials arrest youth with stolen vehicle

2017-08-10 06:03

Vigilant police officials from the Uitenhage K9 Unit were busy with patrols in the Uitenhage area when they received valuable information regarding a suspicious vehicle.

Prof Jansen to launch book honouring mothers

2017-08-10 06:03

Professor Jonathan Jansen will be at the South End Museum in Port Elizabeth on Saturday to launch his latest book, “Song for Sarah” in the Nelson Mandela Metropole.

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