Unearthing writing talent

East London creative writers can benefit from ongoing workshops hosted by Jen Bryson Moorcroft, Tamaryn Dalldorf and Unathi Ngada, with skills empowerment offered to...

Five facts about your new Miss SA, Sasha-Lee Olivier

It's official: Sasha-Lee Olivier, who was the first runner-up in the 2019 Miss SA pageant, will be taking over the reigns from Zozibini Tunzi as our...

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 ...

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...

Zozibini Tunzi crowned Miss SA 2019

Twenty-five-year-old Zozibini Tunzi was crowned as Miss South Africa 2019 on Friday in a glitzy ceremony at the Sun Arena in Pretoria. She took over the crown from...

‘Lost Bullet’ pure lean, mean action

Fans of vehicular-based action films like Fast & The Furious are sure to find plenty to love with French director Guillaume Pierret’s debut feature,...

TikTok taking off in SA under lockdown

The mobile video-sharing app TikTok is surging in popularity among South African teens, a new study shows. But TikTok users — many younger than...

Illchane Studio to release second album

CORRECTION: An earlier version of this article implied that the studio album was organised by Blaqverse when in fact it was organised by Illchane...

Film celebrates the men who ended Bonnie & Clyde’s crime spree

In 1934, Bonnie Elizabeth Parker and Clyde Chestnut Barrow died in a hail of bullets, signalling the dramatic end of two of the most...

Of war and a song

The East London Cantata Choir presents ‘Wartime Favourites’ on Sunday at 4pm at the St John’s Anglican Church in Lower Oxford Street. The conductor will...

Ballet Magnificat! at the Guild Theatre: gallery

America's premier Christian dance company, Ballet Magnificat!, performed their most popular and longest touring ballets, Deliver Us!, at the Guild Theatre this weekend. On their...

WATCH | Sardine frenzy hits KZN south coast – netting a...

Crates of sardines which were netted on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast beaches of Ramsgate and Margate on Monday are selling for between R1,000 and...

Club fun at churches

CHURCHES around East London are preparing to host hundreds of excited children at holiday clubs during the upcoming school vacation. Parents are encouraged to drop their...

Evans can’t beat poor script in ‘Red Sea Diving Resort’

With the first stage of the Marvel Cinematic Universe coming to a close with Endgame, Chris Evans is branching out from the Captain America...

Race on to find ultimate performer

THE PnA Ultimate Performer hit fever pitch with the preliminary rounds completed at Vincent Park Centre on March 10 and 11. Ultimate Performer is the...

‘TUBBE’ both absurd and oddly sincere

The Lonely Island is a comedic musical group made up of Akiva Schaffer, Andy Samberg, and Jorma Taccone whose style follows a similar vein...

All set for the Airfest spectacular

IT’S all systems go as the third annual Airfest kicks off at Wings Park on Saturday. This will be the first time the Silver Falcons...

Hypnotising entertainment

Andre The Hilarious Hypnotist makes a return to East London as he performs his one-man show until Saturday at the Guild Theatre. The comedian is...

Classic cosmic horror in “Event Horizon”

This week’s entry in our month-long horror series really puts the cosmic into “cosmic horror”. Event Horizon stars Laurence Fishburne and the king of cosmic...

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...

‘F*ck Everyone’ Die Antwoord to be immortalised in comic book

Die Antwoord are gunning for immortality with a new comic book set to be launched at the world famous San Diego International Comic-Con launch on Thursday. The...

“Bombshell” tells a thrilling true story

In keeping with the “based on true events” theme, Bombshell is a New Zealand film exploring of the 1985 sinking of Greenpeace’s flagship, The...

25th Annual Caltex Sole Destroyer: gallery

In spite of the rain, mud and general gloomy weather, over 500 runners took part in the 25th annual Caltex Sole Destroyer early on Sunday...

Teams Tuff it out in adventure race

Nevarest, Painted Wolf win categories in 150km epic THE abundant “Transkei”, a wild and mystic land drenched in history and promise, proved to be the...

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...

Thunder Tour cars will roar into EL

A CAVALCADE of more than 50 muscle cars, rat rods, street rods and supercars left Pretoria last Sunday on the eighth annual Thunder Tour...

Requiem ticks most of the boxes

Netflix’s Requiem is the definition of a mixed bag. On the one hand it has , you have amazing atmosphere, an interesting story, and one...

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...

iThemba Ranch Hoedown: gallery

The iThemba Ranch Hoedown took place on Saturday evening at Buffs Club. Complete with a mechanical bull, country music, line dancing and live entertainment,...

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...

Muvhango staff member in court for allegedly stealing millions from production

By TshisaLIVE - An employee of Muvhango appeared in court this week after being arrested for allegedly stealing over R3-million from the show’s petty cash. According to Sowetan‚...

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...

Put on your best face for fun event

WIN R1000 cash in one of the most fun events in the Border area. If you have personality, character, spunk – and a face that...

Letshego Zulu conquers Kilimanjaro for Gugu

Exactly one year after racing car driver Gugu Zulu died while trying to climb Mount Kilimanjaro‚ his wife Letshego Zulu conquered the grueling trek...

Big support for Matthew Mole magic

The C-Club in Chintsa was the place to be this weekend when South African Music Awards-nominated musician Matthew Mole performed to a crowd of...

Own your drunken decisions: study finds you’re still you, even when...

It turns out that while we might believe that alcohol changes our personalities, it doesn’t, writes researcher Kathryn Francis Many of us know that feeling...

Artworks from ‘Garfield’ comic strip heading to auction

Heritage Auction is now offering examples of the original artwork for the Garfield comic strip, as part of a series of auctions of the Jim Davis...

‘6 Underground’ is Michael Bay unleashed

6 Underground is a rare glimpse at director Michael Bay's unfiltered id, a two-hour celebration of fast cars, big action and even bigger explosions....

‘Buster’s Mal Heart’ a cerebral thriller

In case the name didn’t give you a clue, Buster’s Mal Heart is going to be a wild ride. On the surface, there seems to...

Rapping, singing, multilingual robots to spruce up Singapore streets

Hundreds of "friendly" robots that speak multiple languages and sing are being rolled out across hi-tech Singapore, to help clean the city-state's hotels, shopping...

Artists use awards to highlight African women’s pain

By MARY CORRIGALL African female artists’ demand for change was a recurring theme at the Absa L’Atelier exhibition, writes Mary Corrigall Women are treated like cattle....

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...

Key Largo food, wine pairing goes off a treat

Good food and wine pairing tickled taste buds at the fourth Chef's Kitchen at Tsogo Sun's Key Largo at Hemingways Mall in East London...

Ladysmith Black Mambazo share the secret to their success

  It’s been almost 60 years since Ladysmith Black Mambazo burst onto the world stage and the local group keep slaying‚ recently scooping their 5th...

Come along to King show for the laughs

TICKETS are selling fast for the much-anticipated Tsepiso and Friends Comedy Night that will be held at the King Club in King Williams Town...

Idris Elba and Ken Block team up to film a car-stunt...

'Elba vs Block' will play on short-form video platform Quibile Idris Elba (Luther, The Avengers, The Jungle Book) and renowned rally driver Ken Block will star in...

WATCH | How It’s time to reconsider the humble hadeda

Let’s paint a picture: one moment you’re in a deep slumber, untroubled by the cares of the world and floating through space on a...

WATCH: AREENA RIVERSIDE RESORT COMPO WINNER DRAW

The Areena Riverside Resort competition, run in partnership with the GO! & Express, was a resounding success thanks to you, our loyal supporters and...

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...

No magic cure to stop the beetle that’s mercilessly killing trees...

Experimental treatment to save trees not proven No treatment has been proven to save trees infested by the polyphagous shot hole borer (PSHB) beetle, says...