NSRI St Francis evacuates unconscious man man from chokka boat

NSRI St Francis Bay volunteer duty crew today, 27 November,  evacuated a fisherman who had collapsed and was unconscious on board a chokka boat offshore of St Francis’ private port. The pulse less and breathless man was transferred to the NSRI sea rescue craft, Spirit of St Francis II, where CPR was initiated and continued until…

Couple and grandaughter threatened and robbed in St Francis Bay

A middle age couple and their granddaughter were allegedly threatened with a knife by three intruders who broke into their Santareme  home in St Francis Drive in the early hours of this morning. The intruders allegedly made off with valuable items taken from the double-storey house. The mother of the granddaughter, told St Francis Chronicle…

St Francis Chronicle Novemeber 2016 print edition is now online

St Francis Chronicle November 2016 print 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 holiday homes in St Francis, or who have family or friends here….

Mark Williams of Zimbabwe is Vodacom Origins of Golf 2016 champ

And the winner of the Vodacom Origins of Golf 2016 is Mark Williams from Zimbabwe with -11, followed by Christiaan Besuidenhiout with -9. Mark Williams of Zimbabwe  is the 2016 Vodacom Origins of Golf champ. He is seen here with Jeff Clause, CEO of St Francis Links Golf Estate, in St Francis Bay.   The…

Greene could be golden in Vodacom Origins

By Michael Vlismas at St Francis Links, St Francis Bay, Eastern Cape , South Africa  If there is a sense that KwaZulu-Natal professional Daniel Greene is hitting some impressive form headed into this week’s Vodacom Origins of Golf tournament at St Francis Links, then it’s certainly shared by fellow professional Michael Hollick. KwaZulu Natal PRO,…