Tag Archive: social events and sports events in St Francis Bay

Digby and the Lullaby, aka Diesel Vanilla, take a bite of the Big Apple

Cape Town-based musicians Darren Digby Peens  and Rouchelle Hubsch previously known as Diesel Vanilla will be performing in the Eastern Cape over Easter. The duo who have now re-branded themselves as Digby and the Lullaby, flew off to New… Continue reading

Kouga staff win Vuna Award

Kouga Municipality has won a Vuna Award for its performance during 2010/11. The awards, an initiative of the Eastern Cape Department of Local Government and Traditional Affairs, were presented at a ceremony inPort… Continue reading

Brave father drowns trying to save his kids

A brave local father drowned this afternoon in the Kromme River while trying to save his two teenage children caught in the incoming tide. The petrified children clung to a pole in the… Continue reading

How to ‘break the grip of the rip’

The St Francis Kromme Trust Heritage kids and Woodridge Lifesavers are teaming up for an ‘Action Beach’ morning to make everyone ‘beach wise’. This follows two cases of drowning off St Francis Bay’s… Continue reading

Hundreds of kids overwhelm recycling project

The Rotary St Francis recycling project attracted an overwhelming number of kids this afternoon. Long lines of kids, at least three abreast, stretched  from the gates of Talhado almost right up to Tarragona… Continue reading

St Francis cops bring yesterday’s beach robbers to book

St Francis Bay police have brought alleged criminals who robbed a tourist to book. And the robbers appeared to have been celebrating at the time of their arrest. According to a media release… Continue reading

News Flash: Tourists robbed on St Francis Bay beach today

A tourist on St Francis Bay’s beach today was allegedly accosted by knife wielding assailants who tied her up with fishing wire, then made off with a phone and cash. The daring robbery… Continue reading

Kouga and Cacadu forge ties

Kouga Municipality is strengthening its ties with the Cacadu District Municipality to improve service delivery to local communities. Cacadu Executive Mayor Eunice Kekana, her mayoral committee and Speaker Deon de Vos met with… Continue reading

Education bursaries for needy EC Province students

The Eastern Cape Province has awarded 37 bursaries to needy students to further their studies. In a press release put out today by Eastern Cape Local Government and Traditional Affairs MEC, Mlibo Qoboshiyane, it says… Continue reading

How to help with the recycling swap shop project

The first two Rotary St Francis recycling swap shops have been a great success. And so many children from Sea Vista have responded – so many that last week the organisers , St… Continue reading