Saturday, May 26, 2018

A mixed bag of results on a day of four seasons

Mitchum Buffalo City Surf Pro, presented by Reef Wetsuits – Day 1 A day of four seasons that started off sunny with glassy two to...

Choc Kids Cycle Event: Gallery

The Choc Kids Cycle event took place at the weekend along the Gonubie Beach front and saw over 390 young cyclists take part in...

PnA Ultimate Performer: Gallery

The PnA Ultimate Performer Finals took place yesterday at the Guild Theatre. The competition was extremely stiff, with performers giving it their all on...

EL Cantana Choir to Perform Faure’

THE East London Cantata Choir will be presenting Fauré’s Requiem on Sunday at 4pm at the St John’s Anglican Church. Directed and conducted by qualified musician and...

Bed racers go all out

THE Gonubie Round Table Charity Bed Race at the East London Race track on Saturday raised a whopping R50000 for various local charities. The rainy...

Bouquet of Dance: Gallery

The East London Dance Forum presented the Bouquet of Dance at the Guild Theatre on March 20 and 21. The production showcased a variety...

PnA Ultimate Performer in full swing: GALLERY

THE Preliminary rounds of the PnA Ultimate Performer took place at the weekend at Vincent Park and saw a multitude of talented individuals take...

PnA Ultimate Performer in full swing

The PnA Ultimate Performer is in full swing, with a jam packed registration day at PnA Stationers last weekend. The day saw many new...

The Royal Moscow Ballet: Gallery

Edouard Miasnikov presented the Royal Moscow Ballet at the East London Guild Theatre last night. The show pays tribute to the great Russian composer...

Magic Music in the Park

IN AN effort to bring joy, laughter and the sweet sounds of idyllic music to the community, Rotary Arcadia are once again hosting their...

Botha breaks own record

THE annual Kempston Ladies Nite Race took place at the weekend and saw race favourite Hanlie Botha set a new course record, finishing the...

New ‘Gogo’ tale now on the shelf

RADIOGRAPHER turned children's author Kathy Hill has recently released the second instalment of her Gogo series, self-publishing the book through the leading provider of...

Dramsoc to host karaoke contest

THE Dramatic Society of East London (Dramsoc) will be hosting a first-of-its-kind karaoke contest at the Alexander Playhouse next month. The contest forms part of...

Spring tide warning

NSRI are urging caution around the coastline today, this weekend, and into the first half of next week due to the Full Moon Spring...

Arts Awards ceremony: Gallery

The Arts Awards Ceremony took place over the weekend and saw a colourful display descend upon the Guild Theatre as everybody came together to...

SA paddler only South African to be included in first 3D...

South African-born paddler Chris Bertish loves to break boundaries — and he loves being the first. He was the first person to do a trans-Atlantic...

Close shave for Cansa

IT’S TIME to make the cut for the 15th annual Cansa Shavathon taking place at various venues around the city this weekend, including the...

Trevor Noah’s book to be made into a movie & will...

By Jessica Levitt Trevor Noah has confirmed Lupita Nyong’o will be playing the part of his mother on the big screen when his book‚ Born a Crime‚...

Bridal Fair impresses locals

The Dream Designs Bridal Fair took place this weekend at the Hemingways Mall with different bridal stores showcasing their designs;from cakes, dresses, suits, decorations...

Roll the Dice set to wow audiences this Valentines: gallery

GOT THE MOVES: The cast of Roll the Dice have been hard at work rehearsing for the annual Valentines cabaret. The first performance will...

Get in the mood with Valentine’s cabaret

THE Dramatic Society of East London's annual Valentine's cabaret is set to start on February 14 at the Alexander Playhouse and promises to transport...

Fun day for karting fans

THE Border Karting Committee is hosting a fun day at the East London Grand Prix Circuit on Saturday. Enthusiasts will show off their karts and...

Young EL beauty finalist in top pageant

A YOUNG beauty from East London, Indiphile Qhwesha, 11, has been announced as a finalist in the Miss Junior South Africa pageant. She will be...

GO! Entertainment

Today -Put on your dancing shoes to waltz, two-step and line-dance tonight away with live music by Patrick and partner at the EL Bowling Club...

WANT TO SING?

The East London Cantata Choir is one of the last remaining Oratorio choirs left in South Africa today. They have been serving the local...

Arts Theatre set to wow on Valentine’s

THE Arts Theatre is ready to wow audiences with their annual Valentine’s production every night from February 14 to 24. Each year the Arts Theatre...

Mtukudzi lines up 67th album

By Chriselda Kekana. Legendary jazz musician Oliver Mtukudzi‚ who already has 66 albums under his belt, is ready to give fans his 67th offering that is...

EC traditional leaders to boycott controversial movie, Inxeba

By LULAMILE FENI and SIKHO NTSHOBANE Eastern Cape traditional leaders and traditional activists are busy drumming up support for the boycott of the controversial movie,...

Controversial movie gets nod

By Poliswa Plaatjie The controversial Xhosa initiation film Inxeba (The Wound) hits cinemas nationwide next week on Friday and East London movie fanatics will get an...

I’m good without the drama’ – Cassper’s Samas snub continues

BY KYLE ZEEMAN Cassper Nyovest has once again decided not to submit his music for possible nomination at this year's South African Music Awards (Sama),...

Inspiring exhibition of nature photography

THE first solo exhibition of East London landscape photographer Tony Baxter opened last Friday at CVD Framers and Art Gallery. The exhibition, titled Inspire, showcases...

Bridal Fair inspires creativity

FOR all blushing brides-to-be, the Bridal Fair taking place on Saturday at the East London Golf Club (ELGC) is the perfect place to inspire...

Insightful talk on Kwelera botanical garden

By Barbara Hollands Plans to develop 10ha of Kwelera farmland into a landscaped garden, complete with a Xhosa culture medicinal garden, a multipurpose hall for conservation...

Rocking at Rockets show

  The Rockets performed at the Guild Theatre last week Saturday night with funds raised going to the many charity projects run by the Peggy...

Video: We teach you step-by-step how to make a decoupage plate...

Christmas is literally days away and if you haven't bought all your gifts yet or are a little cash-strapped, fear not, the GO! &...

Give it a shot

The GO! & Express together with Shirley and the Shotguns are giving away a copy of their self-titled debut album. To win, e-mail the word...

What’s On the GO! – 14 December

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

Get your beds ready

Team-builder helps others too GONUBIE Round Table are preparing for an even bigger and better Bed Race day next year at the East London Race...

Dynamic Dance Academy’s Fusion: gallery

The Dynamic Dance Academy presented their annual production, Fusion at the Guild Theatre. showcasing a variety of dance styles from hip hop and pantsula...

SABC staff to strike on Thursday

SABC staff are set to down tools on Thursday after wage talks broke down between unions and management. Union Bemawu informed members on Monday that...

Big variety spice of life at ‘little theatre’

FOR many years, the little theatre in Cambridge known as the Alexander Playhouse, has provided entertainment and a platform for local performers to showcase...

Rockets fly in for charity

The Peggy Nesta Foundation presents the popular music group, The Rockets, at the Guild Theatre on Saturday. The fund raising event starts at 7pm and...

Spotlight on diabetic care

THE Breidbach Clinic, in partnership with its clinic committee, commemorated World Diabetes Day at their local hall in Breidbach last week Thursday. According to the...

FESTIVE AT THE ZOO

The Friends of the East London Zoo, with the help of Robyn Krugel, recently held a Christmas at the Zoo fundraising event. Children were...

What’s on the GO! – 7 December

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

What’s on the GO! – 30 November

Today Are you ready to join our motivated group? The University of the Third Age (U3A) caters to people of a so-called “mature age”,...

Little fig rocks it big with awards

Border bonsai master excels in PE LOCAL Border Bonsai Society member Raymond Kingma recently took part in the South African Bonsai Convention in Port Elizabeth,...

Concert to help Newman

LAST weekend a benefit concert was held in a bid to save the sight of South African acoustic guitarist, Steve Newman. The event to honour...

Ready to thrill Afrikaans fans

SENSATIONAL singer Refentse Moraka will entertain his fans at a fundraiser at Grens High School on Monday at 7pm. From the moment he was discovered...

What’s on the GO! – 23 November

Today The University of the Third Age (U3A) caters to people of a so-called “mature age”, from about 50 to 90, who are still...