Friday 2 February

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Village News:

Rotary Donates R25k To Seal Point Boardriders Club – As Part Of The Billy’s Beach Season End Donation

Regional:

‘Dorp van Drome’ Builds dream mile in JBay – A Promenade For All

Technology:

South Africa’s secret fibre giantSmall town-focused Herotel has quietly grown into South Africa’s third-biggest fibre network operator (FNO).

HEALTH:

What is Ozempic and why is it the latest buzz word?Every time a Hollywood celebrity shares a flattering image on social media, the comments section is riddled with claims that Ozempic was used

Business:

Germany is tapping skilled South Africans to fill these 20 jobs – with one paying up to R2.5 millionGermany is facing a massive shortage of skilled workers in five key industries.

Politics:

Another DA council under threat – as Plettenberg Bay’s Bitou faces three motions of no confidence.

Action Sport:

Opening Day Pipeline Gallery –  All the action from the Banzai Pipeline

Bed Shed

Crime:

High court seals NPA’s R500m Optimum Coal forfeiture settlement dealbut not without a last-minute attempt from the Gupta family to stop the deal.

Bed Shed

Entertainment:

Dolly Parton hopes Dollywood can inspire ‘big dreams’The 78-year-old singer co-owns the theme park in Tennessee, and Parton believes that it has a special charm.

Brad Pitt set to star in Quentin Tarantino’s final movie – report –  Pair are rumored to be reuniting for 70s-set drama The Movie Critic after last working together in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Wine On Water Incoming

While we all know that Wine On Water is loads of fun, and possibly the best jol in St Francis Bay (except the kids will tell you that Billy's Beach...

What’s On At The SUPERSPAR

Wine Of The Week Labri Chardonnay 2022 One cannot mention La Bri, without referring to the past, as the property is an essential piece of the South...

This Is Elliot – Photo Of The Day

World Record Attempt Ride For Child 2024

Pediatric Care Africa is calling on all motorbike clubs, organisations, and riders in the Western and Eastern Capes, as well as throughout South...

Surfing Today:

Pipeline Turns On for Opening Day at the Lexus Pipe Pro Presented by YETIMen’s Opening Round and First Eliminations Start 2024 CT Season, Current World No. 1 Toledo Withdraws Due to ‘Illness’.

TRAVEL:

Blow to Wild Coast tourism as iconic hotel shuts its doors – thanks to pandemic and unusable roads

Energy:

Nelson Mandela Bay must pioneer climate resilience and respond appropriatelyNMB is a convergence point for an array of biomes, weather systems, river courses and ecological characteristics and peoples, that has created a unique biodiversity hot spot.

Food:

Social media users criticise diners who spent over R2m at popular Dubai restaurantIt is hard to believe any food could be worth splashing more than R2m in one sitting, but evidently, customers are clearly willing to do it.

Environment:

Vets urged to cut pesticide flea treatments amid river pollution fears –  Pet owners risk contaminating their hands with neurotoxins for at least 28 days after application, scientists find