Tag Archive: St Francis Bay community newspaper

Sand River bridge still safe to cross – 14 August 2011

  By: Bev Mortimer, St Francis Chronicle     A site inspection at the Sand River bridge at 8 am by officials today revealed that despite fairly heavy rains occurring intermittently throughout the night… Continue reading

MTB Challenge at St Francis Links has been postponed

The St Francis Bay MTB Challenge that was due to be held at St Francis Links next month (September) has been postponed to 27 November owing to excessive rain in the area during the… Continue reading

Swinging into the Calamari Classic 2011

  St Francis Bay Golf Club, its staff, caterers and caddies are gearing up for the club’s premier event, the 14th Calamari Classic which runs from 22—24 September this year.  A record number… Continue reading

Women treated like royalty at St Francis Links

  By Bev Mortimer   While many celebrated Women’s Day on Tuesday this week at home with their families, others participated in sports’ activities and some were literally treated like royalty. In lovely… Continue reading

St Francis Bay’s canal property owners have been saved thousands

 – St Francis Bay Riparian Association wins ruling that most canal properties don’t need an EIA before building or renovating A dispute between the St Francis Bay Riparian Owners Association and Kouga Municipality… Continue reading

Highlights of Women’s Day trail walk and run

More than 100 people participated in the Enid Pretorius Properties trail walk and run to Cape St Francis lighthouse and back. Some managed the full distance of 30 kms, others completed more than… Continue reading

The Sand River is not closing at 12 pm

Rumours have been running wild in St Francis today with phones belonging to the Kouga municipality, to members of the disaster management team and those of St Francis Chronicle running off the hook with queries… Continue reading

Thyspunt nuclear power station – a fait accompli?

Attendees at a meeting with senior Eskom officials this week say they were left with no doubt a nuclear site at Thypsunt is a fait accompli. Asked if the establishment of Thyspunt was… Continue reading

All water restrictions lifted in Kouga

All water restrictions in the Kouga municipal area were lifted from 1 August 2011. This follows the announcement by the Nelson Mandela Metro Municipality that it was lifting its punitive water restrictions from… Continue reading

How St Francis potholes can be brought under control

Today three people demonstrated to the St Francis Bay community how the plague of potholes can be brought under control using a bitumen water-based solution. Recognised by SANRAL and municipalities countrywide, the product… Continue reading