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Old Car wanted and church announcements

OLD CAR WANTED: If you Have any car for sale then please call me, I would love to buy your car from you God-Bless MY TEL: 079 138 6116 ST FRANCIS UNITED CHURCH:… Continue reading

19 year-old Pretoria guy on holiday disappears in the sea

A 19 year-old Pretoria guy who was caught up in a rip current at 5 pm this evening at Eerstre Rivier Main beach disappeared under the waves and has not been seen since.… Continue reading

No immediate protection for spit on the canals?

Decision on canals delayed for at least another year – By Bev Mortimer: St Francis Bay’s canal homes and their only protection for the sea – the dune spit – are at the… Continue reading

Water, water everywhere and fears of floods

Strong flowing streams of water from the wetlands behind the dunes are flowing down the sides of the R330 to the entrance of St Francis Bay and the Links. This follows heavy rains… Continue reading

South African surfers advance to next round at Ballito

South African surfers asserted themselves against many of the world’s best with four out of five advancing through the Round of 96 at the ASP Prime Mr Price Pro Ballito,  2 July, 2012.… Continue reading

Think!Fest – a highlight of the national arts festival in Grahamstown

Throughout the city’s history, the sons and daughters of Grahamstown have, in more than one instance, been pioneers that challenge the norms of their generation. In recognition of 200 years of this heritage,… Continue reading

About R7000 raised for highly successful Shavathon

Hats off to to Viking Bakery for organising this fantastic local Shavathon event that raised about R7000 for Cansa. It was one of the best Shavathon’s  ever! Crowds flocked to the Shavathon and the festive… Continue reading

Reminder about the local Shavathon on 30 June

The popular Shavathon held annually in St Francis Bay is once again happening in St Francis Bay. Time to get your head shaved or your mops and curls coloured – all for a… Continue reading

French Season will kick off at Grahamstown National Arts Festival

The French Season begins at the National Arts Festival as part of the France-South Africa Seasons 2012 & 2013. The rich programme will feature some 100 events including concerts, exhibitions, street performances, workshops… Continue reading

St Francis Brick to the rescue of motorists

Following the recent heavy rains, all local roads have deteriorated badly. In particular Tarragona Road’s notoriously bad bend became almost impassable for traffic. John Hanley of St Francis Brick and Plant Hire  generously offered… Continue reading