Monthly Archive: January, 2014

St Francis Chronicle New Year edition is now online

St Francis Chronicle’s January 2014 print edition is now online so that readers in other parts of South Africa and those who live overseas can read it. Plus all St Francis Chronicle advertisers… Continue reading

Seven Cape to Rio yachts in difficulty

Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre (MRCC ) responded to multiple dififculties experienced by yachts during the Cape to Rio race on the Atlantic Ocean – from a fire on board to an evacuation of… Continue reading

Pilot dies in plane crash near Swellendam

A pilot died at lunch time today, 4 January, when his small plane crashed at an airfield near Infanta along the Breede River. The pilot is believed to be from Swellendam according to… Continue reading