Daily Archive: August 16, 2013

Oil covered penguins and gannets continually washed up after Kiani Satu oil spill

More and more penguins and gannets have been found washed up covered in oil following the the Kiani Satu oil spill. The Kiani Satu, a stricken bulk carrier, ran aground last week between Buffels Bay and… Continue reading

Crystal Hulett competing in 3rd Billabong Junior Surfing event

St Francis Bay’s Crystal Hulett is competing in the third event in the Billabong Junior Surfing Series,  presented by BOS, at Long Beach in Kommetjie next weekend 24-25 August. She will be competing… Continue reading

Why we keep paying more for petrol – even when the price of crude oil falls

by Alec Hogg on August 13, 2013 Bev Mortimer, an old friend  from our Rand Daily Mail days and now editor of the St Francis Chronicle put me onto the subject. She wrote: “Loads of people have been asking me… Continue reading