Monthly Archive: September, 2016

Petrol price increase yet again

The price of all grades of petrol and diesel will increase nnext Wednesday, 5 October 2016, the Department of Energy has announced. The department said based on current local and international factors the… Continue reading

‘For Sale’ signs banned outside St Francis Bay properties

By Bev Mortimer Estate agency ‘For Sale’ boards are now banned from being erected in St Francis Bay outside those houses or properties that are on the market. The only exception is when… Continue reading

NSRI JBay rescues oiled penguin

By By By Bev Mortimer NSRI Jeffreys managed to capture a young, oily penguin near Kabeljous beach and take him to be cleaned and rehabilitated yesterday afternoon. Riegaard Janse van Rensburg, NSRI Jeffreys… Continue reading

Kouga Municipality to be gateway for off-site related infrastructure

By Bev Mortimer Kouga Municipality will remain the gateway for implementing off-site-related infrastructure elements.  This was stated in an Eskom press release issued last night which also says in a meeting with Kouga’s… Continue reading

Eskom will ensure Kouga infrastructure in place before a Thyspunt nuclear site

Breaking Edited By Bev Mortimer Photo taken by Bev Mortimer at the  proposed Thyspunt nuclear site. Eskom will ensure  infrastructure will be in place before  the construction of a nuclear power plant at… Continue reading

Richard is King of the Calamari!

Photos and coverage by Bev Mortimer Calamari Classic Day 3 Overall winners announced!! Richard Vauqulin was announced as the winner of the 2016 Calamari Classic golfing event held over three days at St… Continue reading

Stolen car from Humansdorp rolls in high speed police chase

By Bev Mortimer Two of four suspects who stole a car outside a doctor’s surgery in Humansdorp are critically injured and under armed guard in Humansdorp. Another uninjured suspect was arrested at the… Continue reading

St Francis Chronicle September 2016 edition is now online

This free, community, print newspaper for St Francis, Kouga and Port Elizabeth readers has been placed online for the benefit of those readers living around Southern Africa or across the globe, who have… Continue reading

South African Jordy Snith wiins WSL Hurley Pro

Jordy Smith on his way to victory in the Hurley Pro in California.              Photo: WSL / Rowland   South Africa’s Jordy Smith claimed victory at the Hurley Pro… Continue reading