Monday, February 19, 2018

Wizard on wheels car show 2017

All the old, new and exotic vehicles were on show at the Port Rex field from this morning.

What’s On the GO! – 10 August

Today ● Are you ready to join our motivated group? The University of the Third Age (U3A) caters to people of a so called ‘mature...

Ex-teacher’s bail terms relaxed as rape trial delayed

Bail conditions for a former Grade 7 Clarendon Primary School teacher accused of rape were relaxed by the East London Regional Court yesterday.   Magistrate Ignatius...

Picture of Beauty

TIME OF REFLECTION: This beautiful photo by Lee-Ann Lavender was one of the beautiful photos that won her the GO! &Express and Marlene Neumann...

WATCH: Alime gets new lease on life after receiving hearing aid

A new set of hearing aids has given six-year-old Alime Nkhohliso a new lease on life and a chance to be a fully active...

CELEBRATING LOVE

Cavill and Lynelle Hellier (nee Gray) were married at the Presbyterian Church in Pietermaritzburg on December 16 1967. The golden anniversary couple have lived...

Venom Pit to host course on snake awareness

The course will be presented by Johan Marais, well-known herpetologist and author of the best-selling books A Complete Guide to Snakes of Southern Africa...

Exhibit highlights current relevance of 60s black power art

The Sixties was the heroic age of African-American politics, producing movements and concepts whose implications have reverberated through the world ever since: Civil rights,...

ECDC in export drive initiative

Bobo Dread Designs is an emerging Eastern Cape small leatherworks company established in 2009 that handmakes leather shoes, bags, belts, jackets and other accessories,...

Manhunt on the go for 16 heavily armed shop robbers

By Malibongwe Dayimani East London police have launched a manhunt for 16 heavily armed men who escaped with R680 00, airtime vouchers worth R2 000...

WATCH: NU9 teen finds all his joy in sharing

While his peers are mostly concerned about sports and TV games, 13-year-old Simangaliso Ntoni dedicates his time to helping less fortunate children. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sq9BRWAVLM8?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent] Simangaliso is...

Platform for fashion industry

Parade to promote local fundis, brands LOCAL fashion lovers and designers will convene at Duncan Village in the Gompo Hall for a parade to promote...

Golden anniversary

Gary and Heather Osner (née Hill) celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were married in the Victoria Methodist Church by Rev Rogers...

Nobel prizes awarded while Mzansi debates the decolonisation of science

By Jonathan Jansen This week three eminent scientists won the Nobel prize in physics for observing ripples in space-time called gravitational waves. Another trio of researchers...

NSPCA – National Council of SPCA

DEVASTATING KNYSNA FIRES The National Council of SPCAs (NSPCA) dispatched our Disaster Teams early this morning from Alberton in Gauteng to assist animals affected by...

Let the festivities begin

Buffalo City Metro started the festive season off with a bang when mayor Xola Pakati officially switched on the city’s Christmas street lights at...

Joburg hit by water cuts as city does maintenance

By Jan Bornman Johannesburg Water has said it made contingency plans as the city is preparing for widespread water outages while maintenance and repairs are done...

Financial uphill battle for Meals on Wheels

MEALS on Wheels Community Services in Buffalo City is in dire need of financial assistance. The organisation was established in July 1964 by the Seventh...

Dad, son set off on vintage machines

TRAVELLING at 20km/h on vintage tractors from the 1950s over a distance of 480km is certainly not for the faint-hearted. After a few beers, tractor lovers...

Hollywood – here they come

Six to represent SA in world champs SIX East London contemporary dancers will soon jet off to take part in the World Championships in Los...

Several injured but only one case opened after chairs fly at...

By Zolile Menzelwa  While several people were injured during the violent ANC provincial conference in East London at the weekend, only one case was opened with...

Couple volunteer on ship of hope

AN EAST London couple ship off with the Logos Hope vessel in two weeks’ time to volunteer their time for the next two years. Stuart...

EL gardens in full bloom for a cause

THE Pam Golding Properties’ Gardens of East London garden show will be taking place this weekend in aid of various charities around the city. Starting...

ATM robbery in Vincent‚ East London

The FNB ATM outside Vincent SuperSpar in East London was hit in the early hours of Friday morning. Thieves appeared to have broken the lights...

Fostering care for community

BORN and bred in North End, Lesley Ann Foster is the epitome of what every young woman aspires to be. Raised by the first physical training...

Sanral notice about spraying of road lines

THE South African National Roads Agency Limited Ltd (Sanral) would like to notify travellers that the spraying of road lines on the N2 between...

What’s On – May 25 2017

Today (Thursday, May 25) ●Put on your dancing shoes to waltz, two-step and line dance the night away with Ivan’s Band at the East London...

Settlers’ writings brought to life

Jeremiah Goldswain’s great-great grandson’s book a first-hand account A TALE of the 1820 Settlers’ dramatic first few years is told in their own words in...

Style guru boosts young talent

YOUNG and aspiring fashion designers are in for a treat as world-renowned designer Laduma Ngxokolo will be in town to equip them with knowledge...

DJs to rock the decks and fans

GET your dancing shoes out to boogie the night away with international house DJ Andy Compton at the first ever Koolerbox pop-up event on...

Digital project to sell finest artwork in US

A former East Londoner with an inspiring inclination to promote high-end, handcrafted, beautiful wares that tell an African story, is on the lookout for...

Help to reach out to children

FOR the second year, Bible Centred Ministries (BCM) International is hosting a three-day Children’s Ministry Conference later this month at the City Life Church...

ANC NEC meeting concludes with no fireworks

BY ZINGISA MVUMVU The ANC special national executive committee (NEC) meeting‚ the first for 2018 and for the newly elected-leadership collective‚ has concluded without any...

Accountants urged: save the country

Black chartered accountants in the Eastern Cape were celebrated at the weekend at a glitzy black tie event held as part of the first...

End of the road for upgrades

Good news in sight for those tearing their hair out trying to get through the Buffalo City centre – the roadworks along Fleet Street...

Sanitary towel drive to help girls

Woman’s organisation focuses on rural areas A PROUDLY South African organisation, owned by Babalwa Mbuku, 38, is making a difference in the lives of pupils...

Riding high

Rene Eyman from Steel Wings East London and young Carson, 2, had some good fun at Buccaneers Sports Pub and Grill during the recent...

Former Stirling pupil soars in dance of life and studies

FORMER Stirling High School pupil Lauren Volker has achieved an amazing nine distinctions in her 2016 university examinations and will be graduating her third...

Golden achievers

The Valley retirement centre in Berea celebrated all their residents over the age of 90 last week, who included, back, from left, Joan Fish...

Caring 4U initiative clears up Nahoon Corner parking bays

AFTER months of hard work, Berea Vodacom 4U in association with Lawns 4U have restored the parking area at Nahoon Corner as part of...

Growing calls for UFH head to be sacked

By Sino Majangaza - Students from other faculties have joined their nursing counterparts in calling for the removal of University of Fort Hare nursing acting head of...

Taxi bosses invade ANC headquarters as pay row erupts

By Malibongwe Dayimani More than 50 Eastern Cape taxi owners today stormed the ANC’s provincial headquarters in King William’s Town demanding outstanding payments. The irate taxi bosses...

What’s On the GO! – 19 October

Today The University of the Third Age (U3A) meets at the St Andrews Croquet Club hall in Bunkers Hill on the EL Golf Club...

Mobile clinic pays visit to Qalashe

PERSISTENT rain and inclement weather did not deter a group of desperate villagers from grabbing the opportunity to make use of primary health services...

Love conquers all

Harry and Sandy Soncksen are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday (October 7). They were married in East London in 1967. What an accomplishment...

Councillor held up at Red Location

An ANC councillor is believed to have been the victim of an armed robbery at the Red Location Museum as he awaited the arrival...

IN TOMORROW’S PAPER…

Pat Govender through Bible Centred Ministries is inviting people to a three day Children's Ministry Conference later this month.  

German Shepherds on show at nationals

THE National IPO Championships took place in East London over the weekend , showcasing the top German Shepherd dogs in IPO Sport from all...