Daily Archive: July 8, 2012

National Arts Festival lauds Fringe winners

The National Arts Festival announced the winners of the coveted Gold and Silver 2012 Standard Bank Ovation Awards, and a slew of special awards, at a function held in Grahamstown today. A total… Continue reading

Irish surfer Glenn Hall wins Pro Ballito today

Irish surfer Glenn Hall, 30, secured the biggest win of his career taking out the ASP Prime Mr Price Pro Ballito defeating Nathaniel Curran, 27, (US) in the Final at Willards Beach, in… Continue reading

Kline Smith wins best writer and director award at National Arts festival

Kline Smith from the University of KZN (Pietermaritzburg) won the best director and writer title at the 2012 Student Theatre Festival at the National Arts Festival, Grahamstown.  An emotional and overwhelmed Smith is… Continue reading

Read the July edition of St Francis Chronicle online

Calling all  St Francis Chronicle readers who live elsewhere in South Africa  or abroad -in  Europe, Australia, the US, Dubai, Mauritius and Singapore, to name just a few countries – you can now read… Continue reading

A winner will be crowned at ASP Pro Ballito today

 The predicted cold front hit Durban this morning producing clean two-metre waves for the final day of the Mr Price Pro Ballito. The action kicks off at 09h30 with the Quarterfinals and will… Continue reading

Smith and Travis in the ASP Ballito Pro finals today

Jordy Smith and Travis Logie kept the flag flying for South Africa  and advanced  into the final day of  competition of the ASP Prime Mr Price Pro Ballito today. Only eight men are… Continue reading