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Tongaat karate superstars celebrate victory

2019-01-17 06:02

SEVERAL Shotokan Karate-do International South Africa (SKISA) Tongaat karate Proteas who regularly practice their sport at the Tongaat Sports Centre during the week under the watchful eye of...

Ways to safeguard against child abuse

2019-01-17 06:01

ONLY one in 10 children who are victims of abuse report it themselves and those who keep the abuse a secret are far more likely to suffer psychological, emotional, social and physical problems that...

New Year’s resolutions

2019-01-17 06:01

MAKING new resolutions for the new year is what seems to be on everyone’s minds during the festive season and in the first month of the year. Coastal Weekly, interviewed some of the residents in...

Athletic club commences season

2019-01-17 06:01

THE Verulam Athletic Club (Vac) resumed season 2019 with it’s weekly time trials on Saturday and airport runs on Sunday double header. Runners and walkers as well as the public are invited to...

Volleyball season starts in March

2019-01-17 06:00

THE Verulam and Districts Volleyball Association will kick off the 2019 Season with annual Kolkan Cup on March 2.


2019-01-10 06:00

THE new year is here and the Coastal Weekly is back on the streets. Happy New Year to all of you, our loyal readers from the management and staff of Coastal Weekly. We look forward to another...

Children in need given a helping hand

2019-01-10 06:00

RESIDENTS from Phoenix, Verulam, Tongaat, and Sheffield Beach visited the class of the children with disabilities at Victoria Primary School and handed over food hampers last month.

Preparing for the first day at school

2019-01-10 06:00

AS the first day of school is fast approaching, parents have to prepare for the new school year and all the financial hurdles it brings.

Falcons of all ages take on the Big Hill

2018-12-27 06:00

CHECKOUT Verulam Falcons AC members attended the Big Hill Run in Ballito on Sunday, December 16.

Residents call SAPS to action

2018-12-27 06:00

OTTAWA residents together with DA supporters marched to the Verulam SAPS on Saturday, December 15. The aim of the march was to appeal to the police to increase their visibility in the area.

Season’s greetings

2018-12-27 06:00

AS we wrap up the year at the Coastal Weekly, I would like to take this opportunity to thank all our newsmakers, from councillors, police, and security companies, to schools, businesses, forums and...

Wage relief for domestic workers

2018-12-27 06:00

DOMESTIC workers earning little income will now earn a bit more following a decision taken by the Department of Labour to increase the minimum wage.

Three injured in Waterloo shooting

2018-12-27 06:00

THREE people are fighting for their lives after two unknown men opened fire on them at the Waterloo Taxi Rank on Tuesday, December 18. According to the police and Reaction Unit SA, the motive for the...


Verulam Secondary congratulates podium finishers

2019-01-17 06:02

THREE pupils from Verulam Secondary claimed coveted positions in the National Natural Sciences Olympiad written last year.

Home Affairs extends its working hours

2019-01-17 06:01

THE national Department of Home Affairs has announced that several offices across the country will be operating from 7 am to 7 pm until January 11.

Police recover firearm and hijacked vehicle

2019-01-17 06:01

MEMBERS of the Verulam Crime Prevention unit under the command of Warrant Officer Muniappen were performing crime prevention duties when they stopped a suspicious vehicle.

Land invaders are warned

2019-01-17 06:01

TONGAAT ward councillor Dolly Munien cautioned residents who allegedly invaded private land in Tongaat recently.

Local woman honoured at glittering function

2019-01-17 06:00

TONGAAT resident Melanie Pillay was one of the outstanding woman who was honoured for her credentials and community support recently.

Sunfield Home School fun day

2019-01-10 06:00

THE Sunfield Home School hosted its open day function recently. The event was designed to act as an outreach activity that allows the general public to come to school and interact with the pupils and...

Cottonlands outdoor gym opens

2019-01-10 06:00

COTTONLANDS residents will now have a place to do some body-weight work after a new outdoor gym was installed recently.

Club honours senior citizens

2018-12-27 06:00

THE Tongaat Women in Conversation, together with families and friends, hosted a fun and memorable afternoon for about 100 senior citizens from the Pension Cottages in Tongaat recently. Each cottage...

Verulam Primary crowns 2018 Mini Debs

2018-12-27 06:00

VERULAM Primary hosted a successful mini debs at Tropical Paradise on December 3.

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

2018-12-27 06:00

CHRISTMAS brings family and friends together. It helps one appreciate the love in ones lives which communities often take for granted.


2018-12-27 06:00

DEFENDING their titles, St Anne’s College and Pieter- maritzburg­ Girls’ High regained their regional crowns in the Pietermaritzburg­ North Regional and Pietermaritzburg Central Regional at the...

Volvo’s XC60 is taking SA by storm

2018-12-27 06:00

Apart from the World COTY, won at this year’s New York Auto Show, Volvo’s worldwide bestseller scooped the North American Utility of the Year award too. Further, Volvo sold 7.3% more cars worldwide in...

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