Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Wizards on Wheels brings motor madness to EL [GALLERY]

Car enthusiasts were treated to an amazing show at the annual Wizards on Wheels held at Port Rex Technical High School on Saturday September...

Dance competition to get Mdantsane moving

Lovers of dance can look forward to Kings and Queens of Street Dance Monti that will take place at Mdantsane Indoor Sports Centre on...

Women embrace ‘Doek’ festivities

Doek on Fleek, a national event aimed at women empowerment, made its way to East London for the first time on Saturday September 22...

Going back to the 90s

EAST London Performing Arts Society (ELPAS) will be entertaining locals on October 4 to 6 at the Arts Theatre with their Back to the...

EL to host Queer Spring Festival

The third annual Queer Spring Festival takes place on Saturday at Drifters Theme Park in East London. “The number of participants attending the festival has...

Pantomime show auditions

Aspiring actors and actresses are encouraged to audition for an upcoming pantomime show on Saturday. The show is scheduled for December this year. Organisers are looking...

Jaziel Brothers return to wow Hemingways

The singing duo Jaziel Brothers, comprises d of real-life brothers Luthando and Ntobeko Ngcizela, will be bringing their unique sound back to The Venue...

Invitation to boat anglers

The East London Dolphin and Angling Club will host be hosting their ninth Light Tackle Boat competition at Kei Mouth from September 28 to...

Captivating clivia show

The Border Clivia Interest Group will host its annual show at Pioneer Nursery in Gonubie on September 28 to 29. Group member Peter Miles said...

Spectacular wins for local stock car driver

Race car driver Ryan Dalton has won the 1660 class in the Border Stock Car Racing regional championships, which took place on Saturday September...

Video games tipped as huge money spinner in South Africa

A “dizzying rise” of video games will contribute to South Africa seeing a strong compound annual growth rate of 7.6% for consumer revenue over...

Talented musical cast promises laughs aplenty

East London audiences can expect a lot of laughs as four local artists tackle everyday relationship problems in the musical I Love You, You're...

E Daniel Modelling show wows audience [Gallery]

Models strut their stuff at E Daniel Modelling Agency’s (EDMA) inaugural show at Legends Showcase on Saturday September 1. EDMA was founded by Evaline...

Show dogs strut their stuff

South Africa's Finest Bully Show took place at Hamilton Sports Club on a sunny Saturday morning, a first for the city of East London. The...

Fun activities at Jikeleza

The 17th annual Wild Coast Jikeleza Festival came to a close over the weekend after a week-long hosting of fun activities at Inkwenkwezi Private...

Poor state of ocean inspires musical

Local playwright, Jen Bryson Moorcroft and dance teacher, Charene Harris have joined forces to bring East London audiences an original environmental musical theatre production...

Data-friendly YouTube Go launches in SA

Love watching videos on YouTube but hate how it chows your data? Well then this is good news for you. Google launched YouTube Go in...

Mr Gay World moves to Cape Town after Chinese clampdown

International LGBTQ+ competition, Mr Gay World 2019 is coming to Cape Town next year after abandoning their original venue in Hong Kong. The move...

Survivor SA winner ‘toughened’ in Amalinda

He rubbed many fellow castaways up the wrong way, yet all but one jury member wrote down former East Londoner Tom Swartz’s name to...

KWT Lions bowls competition collects food for the needy

National Women’s Day was celebrated in different ways in various places in the country last week and while many were enjoying a day of...

Vocal artist cruises along many paths

TALENTED East London songstress artist, Megan Francis continues to impress crowds at with her amazing voice. Francis is a talented vocalist who entertained crowds on...

Tour to inspire women entrepreneurs

To fully equip women on their entrepreneurial journey, US founder of Pursue Your Purpose LLC and Forbes coach Tamiko Cuellar will be bringing her...

Market throws up weird, wonderful

YOUNG fashionistas and artists in the East London area were given a platform to display their arts and crafts at the Anti-Social Market held...

East London castaway wins Survivor

Survivor SA winner Tom Swartz went from Amalinda to R1-million in a nail-biting finale on Thursday night. Speaking to the media after the live show...

Fun on cards at Jikeleza

THE annual Wild Coast Jikeleza Festival takes place on August 17 at Inkwenkwezi Private Game Reserve and runs until August 25. The festival is being...

Hoping to fly as a Miss Eagle SA

The East London and Eastern Cape community will be represented at the inaugural Miss Eagle South Africa pageant by Phaphama Marabela, 21, in December. She...

Stirling celebrates its many successes

Stirling High School celebrated its Founders Day over the weekend, which consisted of two music evenings, an assembly, and a derby day against Cambridge. According...

Young women set up own pop-up event

What started out as an idea to host a small market in a backyard, turned into a team effort between four young female entrepreneurs...

Artist heads for Joburg

Wild Coast local Stephanie Bester, 63, will be launching her bronze figurative sculptures and oil paintings at the Decorex Joburg exhibition from August 8...

CS Lewis classic comes to life at Guild

East London’s Guild Theatre will be a kaleidoscope of dance this week as the Christian Dance Academy’s The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe...

Berita woos Ginsberg with heart and soul

AWARD-WINNING female artist Gugulethu Khumalo, also known as Berita, graced the Steve Biko Centre in Ginsberg, King William’s Town, with her soulful music on...

SPCA market pulls at heart strings

The East London SPCA held an Open Day Winters Market at their animal sanctuary in Amalinda on Saturday morning. The market usually takes place at...

047 album launch a surefire hit

MTHATHA music group 047 treated fans with their debut album launch at the Guild Theatre in East London on Friday evening. The show kicked off...

Porcupine isn’t having any of leopard’s nonsense [VIDEO]

A leopard had to get very creative to try to take down this prickly porcupine. In a rare sighting caught on camera in the Kruger...

Healer to motivate with talk

Daphne Williams will be giving a motivational talk about her interesting life journey at the Ann Bryant Coach House on August 2. Williams sold all...

Story of hope amid grief

SUNRISE resident, Brenda Crompton, 72, has written her third book, Smiling through tears, which is about the journey of her late daughter, Lindy-Lee Reyanard,...

Mark Boucher is going to be a dad

It has been confirmed that former SA cricket star Mark Boucher is going to be a dad. His wife Carmen posted a picture of...

047 all dialled in for EL

Mthatha-based singing trio, 047 will be serenading East London locals on Friday at the Guild Theatre during the launch of their debut album, Wen’Ungowam...

Career pathways offered to girls

Buffalo City TVET Collage (BCC) East London campus employees spent Mandela Day equipping more than 500 Grade 8 to Grade 12 pupils with life...

Youth to show off skills at arts festival

LOCAL author Cinga Dyala and the World of Art Movement are hosting the Inkcubeko Yomntwana Arts Festival, on July 27 to July 29 at...

Local beauty wins international pageant

EAST London beauty, Angie Bryant not only made East London proud, but the whole African continent by being crowned Ms Transcontinental 2018 in Atlanta,...

Oppi-Plaas hosts ‘Christmas in July’

MAREN Oppi-Plaas will host their first Christmas in July in Thornpark, just outside East London, as part of a charity drive, tomorrow and Saturday. The...

World flocks to EL to spend holiday cash

Sardine runs, cruises, fresh fish and trampoline parks are some of the attractions that prompt visitors and tourists to spend their holiday cash in...

Don’t go in the water: How the Jaws Effect hurt sharks

When Steven Spielberg's "Jaws" hit theatres in 1975, it did more than just help invent the concept of the summer blockbluster. It also played...

‘Hit man’ Taylor ready to rock the Guild stage

EVER-POPULAR muso, Garth Taylor, will grace the Guild Theatre stage on July 20 and 22. The talented SA Music Awards (Sama) nominated artist is celebrating...

Trevor Noah’s Daily Show scores an Emmy nomination

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah may have had a rocky start in the States but clearly that’s a thing of the past‚ as...

Cake show a feast for the eyes (Gallery)

The East London branch of the South African Cake Decorators Guild held their bi-annual Cake Show and Competition in the NG Kerk Hall in...

Dance club stays in step

Dynamic Dance Academy will host its first July holiday club for one week at the Dynamic Body Studio in East London. The holiday club will ...

Hemingways to premier movie on Vedic spiritual leader

THE East London branch of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKON) will be hosting a once-off premier of the movie Hare Krishna! at...

Ladies Night Market goes down a real treat

THE inaugural Ladies Night Market took place on Saturday night in Gonubie where women entrepreneurs had their stock on show. The sound of the ocean...