Saturday, January 20, 2018

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...

Television fame for EL Coke collector

Bruton’s memorabilia features on DStv LOCAL Coca-Cola collector, Peter Bruton was recently filmed and interviewed for the South African programme, Vrydag 4 Uur, in which...

Thuso Mbedu holds her head high despite Emmy loss

By TshisaLIVE Mzansi’s Thuso Mbedu may have lost out to English actress Anna Friel in the best actress category at the International Emmy Awards in America...

EL’s Buys to bring her New York act home

By Barbara Hollands New York’s singing African Bee will soon be buzzing back to East London to perform a gig in her hometown after releasing her...

Just what the musical doc ordered

Doc Maclean takes to the Legends Showcase Venue stage on Wednesday at 7pm to 11pm. Doc is weathered, wily, but infinitely likeable storyteller/performer. Writing...

FUN IN THE WATER

In celebration of Worldwide Aquathon Day, Aqua by Rose hosted a three-hour long aqua marathon at the Virgin Active indoor swimming pool in Quigney. Enthusiasts...

Guild shows off colourful quilts

THE East Coast Quilters Guild recently opened their annual exhibition at the East London Museum's Courtenay Latimer Hall. From hand-stitched to embellished and art quilts,...

1000 plants bring Christmas home on new level

By Barbara Hollands When shoppers get close to Vincent Park mall’s Christmas tree, their eyes widen in amazement because it is made of almost 1000 succulents. The...

Gardens of East London Garden Show: gallery

THE Pam Golding Properties' Gardens of East London Garden Show took place over the weekend in aid of various charities around the city. The...

Grill Room a fine dining experience

THE Grill Room, situated within the beautiful Premier Hotel Regent, offers great sea views and a New York- inspired contemporary steakhouse with great food. Meat-lovers...

EC six battle for top ‘OPW’ spot

By Poliswa Plaatjie-Sejosing The next Our Perfect Wedding presenter will be from the Eastern Cape – that is guaranteed, as all six finalists hail from the...

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...

Ludidi’s candid life story of ups, downs set for launch

FIRST time author, Amandla Ludidi (pictured) will be launching her autobiographical book tonight at the Mr Hyde restaurant and pub. Her book, titled I Learned...

What’s on the GO – 9 November

Today ●Come dressed as if you are going to the beach and dance to live music by Alwyn’s at the East London Bowling Club from...

Night at the Museum

Last week Thursday the East London Museum held a 'night at the museum'. Complete with educational talks by museum scientists and a visit from...

Entries open for Amatola Classic

Legendary car run set to roll in to city this month BOOKINGS are now open for the annual Amatola Classic Car Run, which this year...

Graceful production out of ‘The Suitcase’

The Let’s Dance Ballet Academy’s production of ‘The Suitcase’ took place at The Arts Theatre recently. Dancers enthralled the audience as the pranced across...

Lots to cheer about at Bierfest

IF YOU don’t have your Bierfest ticket yet, don’t miss out, tickets are still available at Computicket, Lee Gold Music Nahoon, German Taste Restaurant...

Can of Worms set to launch

LOCAL band, Can of Worms launch their new album, Unearthed at Legends Showcase Venue tomorrow at 7pm. Can of Worms is a six-piece indie rock...

Dancing through the pages with Roald Dahl: Gallery

The Steps of Style Dance Studio presents Dancing through the pages with Roald Dahl at the Guild Theatre this weekend. Be sure not to miss...

What’s On the GO! – 2 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...

Roald Dahl’s fables come to life

STEPS of Style Dance Studio invites East London to step into the pages of Roald Dahl favourites as they present their show at the...

Come and get your monthly jazz fix

ANELE VALELA KING William’s Town music lovers can now look forward to a monthly dose of live music renditions that will be hosted at the...

Joan Harrison opens to confusion over tariffs

Following four months of closure, there is now some confusion around the Joan Harrison Swimming Complex’s tariff rates. Long-time critic of “The Joan”, swimming coach...

Anglers can reel in big catches at Haga Haga

ON Saturday (October 28) the Border Blacktips RASSPL (Rock and Surf Super Pro League (RASSPL) team will be hosting their fifth Rock ‘n Surf...

Gastronomic affair of French proportions

PAT VIAENE THE Alliance Française of East London held the third edition of the So Chef! event at the Key Largo Restaurant at Hemingways Hotel...

Super heroes on the fast track

Join grand finale fun of Out the Green Box Nite series EAST London’s favourite night running event will end off with a bang this year...

Heather Cooper School of Ballet presents Snow White: gallery

The Heather Cooper School of Ballet presents the Disney classic, Snow White at the Guild Theatre this weekend. Be sure not to miss the talented...

Heather Cooper School of Ballet presents ‘Snow White’

Disney dance spectacle THE Heather Cooper School of Ballet presents the Disney classic Snow White at the Guild Theatre this weekend. Starting tonight, the ballet will...

What’s On the GO! – 26 October

Today ●Come and view East London’s artistic talent at King’s Mall. The exhibition is presented by Gonubie Lions Club in aid of the Carel du...

Mandla Mandela speaks out against rape in support of his sister...

By Nashira Davids Chief Mandla Mandela has come out in support of his sister‚ Ndileka Mandela‚ who bravely revealed that she had been raped five years...

Karters in hot form

GARTH FLUSK ON SATURDAY 26 karts took to the Formula K circuit for the last round of the championship, in the hope of improving lap...

Zodwa to strut her stuff at Mr and Miss UFH

By Sino Majangaza Popular dancer Zodwa Wabantu will make her debut appearance in the Eastern Cape when she entertains students at the Mr and Miss University...

Stay in step with Dynamic Dance

Top academy celebrates 10 years THE Dynamic Dance Academy this year celebrates its 10th anniversary and has opened applications to all dancers and dance enthusiasts...

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...

French feast guaranteed to let taste buds go ‘ooh la la’

THIS weekend the Alliance Française of East London welcomes chef Wandile Mabaso, ambassador of French gastronomy in South Africa, to the next edition of...

Dee M Fashion Promotions Miss Teenager competition 2017: gallery

The Dee M Fashion Promotions Miss Teenager competition took place on Monday night at the Guild Theatre. Now in it's 28th year, the competition...