Local Posts – Posts relevant to Greater St Francis Area

Supergeek strikes

It is so sad that something that is intended to inform is hijacked by those who would not have the truth out. We write of the poll that SFT put up on Friday.Sadly some wannabe geek wanting to prove how technically CLEVVA he / she was decided to impose his...

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Fixing potholes is not in the SRA’s mandate

Although some comments submitted in response to Friday’s article on the beautification of the entrance circle it seems potholes are top of the list of several readers’ unhappiness directed at SFPO NPC for spending money on the entrance instead of filling...

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Unnecessary, fruitless and wasteful expenditure

Is this really what the majority of those living in and around St Francos Bay really feel about the beautification of the circle entrance to the village? “there is great dissatisfaction with (1) the St Francis Bay Entrance Project, which is generally...

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Cutting-edge sewer plant for Kruisfontein

A Kouga town has become home to one of the most cutting-edge sewer treatment facilities in the world.The Kruisfontein Waste Water Treatment Works was officially unveiled by Kouga Executive Mayor Horatio Hendricks at Humansdorp on Tuesday (19 Nov) .Built at...

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Reader doubts SRA’s ability to deliver

A Letter to the editor St Francis Today from reader Roy SmithThe vision for St Francis Bay, as documented in the SFPO Business Plan, is a world class lifestyle destination. It is acknowledged that six most important factors that contribute towards a world...

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Kouga Traffic to offer free roadworthies

Kouga Municipality will be helping locals arrive safely at their holiday destinations this festive season.“Our Traffic Department will once again be offering motorists free roadworthy checks on their vehicles this December,” said Kouga Community Services...

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New TLBs move service delivery up a gear

Service delivery is set to move up a gear following the addition of seven new TLBs to Kouga Municipality’s fleet.The TLBs, short for “tractor-loader-backhoes”, were purchased at a cost of R8,2-million from the municipality’s capital budget.“We are very...

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Sport and other news 

Competitors Battle The Elements On Day 3

Competitors Battle The Elements On Day 3 of The WSL World Junior Championships in TaiwanJINZUN HARBOUR, TAITUNG / TPE (Thursday, November 28, 2019) - Competition has continued at the WSL World Junior Championships as part of the 2019 Taiwan Open of Surfing...

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Crew in Clipper in Round the World Race assisted

NSRI Durban duty crew aboard the sea rescue craft Alick Rennie and Spirit of Surfski 6, rendezvoused with the  yacht Unicef participating in the Clipper Round the World Race 10 nautical miles off-shore of Durban on Tuesday 26th.The rescue craft then escorted the...

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Humpback whale freed in a disentanglement operation

 SA Whale Disentanglement Network (SAWDN) volunteers were again called into action yesterday (Monday 25th) and launched from the Port Elizabeth NSRI station aboard two NSRI Port Elizabeth sea rescue craft, JLT Rescuer and Spirit of Surfski 4, following...

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NSRI Wilderness assists badly injured paraglider

NSRI Wilderness duty crew were activated following eye-witness reports of a paraglider accident at a beach in Wilderness, between George and Knysna on Sunday (24th) afternoon..NSRI crew responded directly to the scene and the NSRI sea rescue vehicle...

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Head For The Hills 2019

South Africa’s first bespoke ride out festivalKromrivier Cedarberg Park - Attendees were spoiled at South Africa’s first bespoke ride out festival in the heart of the Cederberg mountains. Head For The Hills is a collaboration between The House of Machines...

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