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Enter your baby in our Summer Baby competition

2015-11-06 13:14

The UD News is once again looking for a baby to grace the front page of its last edition of the year on Thursday, December 17...

Vinnige Poggenpoel-duiwe op Despatch opgeveil

2015-11-19 06:00

Duiwe van die nasionale hok in die Oos-Kaap het hulle finale wedvlug van die seisoen gevlieg vanaf Ladybrand, met ’n duif van Colesberg wat met vlieënde vaandels gewen het.

Dagboek | Diary

2015-11-19 06:00

)November20-22 Hiking Gats River, Graaff Reinet: EC Adventure & Hiking Association, moderate 14km weekend hike, Tony 083 675 1870.

Help make a child happy this Christmas

2015-11-19 06:00

The Rotary Club of Uitenhage South is appealing to the more fortunate in the community to make Christmas time a little bit brighter for 250 less fortunate children.

Die nostalgie van stoom gevier

2015-11-19 06:00

Vakmanne, stasiemeesters en Bloutreindrywers was onder die nagenoeg 130 spoorwegpensionarisse wat onlangs by die miniatuurspoorweg-gronde in Stella Londtrylaan in Port Elizabeth reünie gehou het.

Inwoners van Despatch genooi om saam te bid

2015-11-19 06:00

’n Gebedsbyeenkoms word op die laaste dag van November op Despatch gehou waar inwoners die geleentheid kan benut om enige tyd tussen 18:00 en 21:00 ’n draai by NGK Despatch-Suid te maak om te bid.

Challenge of endurance for drivers and navigators

2015-11-19 06:00

The final round of the Algoa Rally Club 50k challenge will be held on the 20-21 of November and will be known as the Heinesport Aloe Rally. This event will be a challenge of endurance for drivers and...

UD Miss Matric Dance competition October finalists

2015-11-12 06:00

The last group of three finalists in the UD News Miss Matric Dance competition have been chosen.

VWSA wins health and wellness award

2015-11-12 06:00

Volkswagen Group South Africa has been recognised by the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber at its annual Health and Wellness Awards.

Optometrists support brighter future for learners

2015-11-12 06:00

In a See Clear Project co-ordinated by the PE Family Mission, local optometrists agreed to visit CW Hendrickse Primary School in Uitenhage to have learners’ eyes screened and spectacles fitted.

‘Stone Church’ to host carol service

2015-11-12 06:00

St Katharine Anglican Church in Uitenhage, also known as the “Stone Church or Klipkerk” will host its annual carol evening service on Sunday, December 6th at 18:00.

Old Muirite golf day to tee off on Saturday

2015-11-12 06:00

The Old Muirite Union golf open will be taking place again this year with Potenza Oil as the event’s main sponsor.

Hopewell’s family Friday fun evenings

2015-11-12 06:00

Hopewell Conservation is introducing fun-filled Friday afternoons for celebra-ting the end of the week. These Family Friday evening events will be held until Friday, December 18th at Hopewell’s La...


Christmas lunch for homeless kids

2015-11-19 06:00

Children living on the street are not there by choice. It is a result of one of society’s growing illnesses, being neglected and rejected by irresponsible parents.

Plascon fun and paint day at College Hill

2015-11-19 06:00

College Hill Preparatory staff, SGB members and learners were very excited recently when a team from Plascon Paints visited the school premises.

Afgetrede vereer vir rol in gemeenskap

2015-11-19 06:00

Die insette wat ’n afgetrede burger, Marietjie van der Walt van Uitenhage, vir die gemeenskap verrig het oor die laaste klompie jare, het haar die gesogte Senior Burger van die Jaar-toekenning...

‘Gone with HIV/Aids Stigma’ walk planned

2015-11-19 06:00

Charismata is a registered charitable organisation mainly focusing on HIV/Aids and giving attention to care for the vulnerable in Uitenhage’s Wards 48, 49 and 50.

DP boogskietskuts wys hul slag by SA’s

2015-11-19 06:00

Duncan Booyens is een van die sewe HTS Daniel Pienaar skuts wat vir die Suid- Afrikaanse Boogskiet Kampioenskappe in Parys gekwalifiseer het.

Aids awareness at primary school

2015-11-19 06:00

An Aids awareness programme will be hosted by the YMCO Uitenhage in partnership with Dalrose Primary School as a build-up to World Aids Day on December 1st.

Muscle athletes off to world champs

2015-11-12 06:00

Two musculature athletes from Uitenhage are among body-builders from across the globe who have disembarked at Barcelona, to show their muscles at the body-building world championships this weekend.

Bergsig netbalspelers in nasionale wenspan

2015-11-12 06:00

Ses van Bergsig se eerste netbalspanspelers is vir die Oos-Kaapse LSEN span gekies wat aan die nasionale alle ouderdomme netbaltoernooi in Boksburg deelgeneem het. Die Oos-Kaap LSEN netbalspan was die...

Young ones’ concert to ‘stir the soul’

2015-11-12 06:00

Vocals for Christ, a multi-denominational seven member group of self supporting young singers from Uitenhage, travel and perform with one thing in mind, to stir the soul and spread the good news.

U’hager se storie vanaand op televisie

2015-11-12 06:00

Stories gebeur elke dag rondom ons, elke belewenis is ‘n storie en ons is die karakters.

Kersmark vanjaar op Despatch gehou

2015-11-12 06:00

’n Kersmark word einde November op Despatch aangebied deur NGK Despatch-Suid. Dié mark in die kerksaal word vanaf Vry-dag, 27 November (12:00 tot 18:00) tot Saterdag, 28 November (09:00 tot 13:00)...

Krieketklub fokus op ontwikkeling van spelers

2015-11-12 06:00

Die nuutgestigde 11 Stars Collegians krieketklub wat verlede seisoen die derde liga gewen het is dié seisoen na die 1ste liga gepromoveer.


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