Monday 24 June 2024

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Village News:

St Francis Property Owners Association Newsletter June 2024 –  Community Policing Forum Update, meet Jaco Prins and more

Five Dangers of DIY Financial PlanningThe Human Side of Money presented by Client Care

Diderick Cuckoo On Wire– Photo Of The Day by Local photographer extraordinaire Si Cunneen and another stunner

JBay Classic 2024 results – Baum and Morais take the inaugurals in pumping Supertubes

Puzzle Page updated – Nude beach, blonde girl and her dog. Extra, extra hard 120-piece Escape Room puzzle. Good luck.

Regional:

Unforgettable day unfolds at WSL J-Bay Classic – We were there, and we can definitely agree that it was a truly unforgettable day. 

Politics:

Appointment of cabinet will be a big test for government of national unity – We shall see what the next move will be,

SPORT:

5 talking points | Springboks v Wales – Some feedback from the Boks game over the weekend. 

St Francis Tourism Acquires Wildside

This & That:

Businesses in South Africa need to update their policies – Employers to start proactively updating their cannabis policies. 

St Francis Tourism Acquires Wildside

Village Sport:

St Francis Links Golf News: Santa SaysWe need your vote! South African golf legend Dale Hayes is on the hunt for the best club in South Africa – as voted by YOU, the club golfer.

Surfing Today presented by Rip Curl:

JBay Classic Photo Gallery – Sarah Baum You Champ! etc..

HEALTH:

‘The first few nights were punishing’: – how sleep restriction cured my lifelong insomnia. Lara Williams feared she might never sleep again. So she turned to CBT-i, a radical new therapy.

St Francis Tourism Acquires Wildside

ENTERTAINMENT:

Burma Sahib — discovering the mind of George Orwell – before Orwell – Famed travel writerr Paul Theroux has crafted a bio novel of  the man who became George Orwell.

Energy:

Eskom CEO reveals first big goals in fixing South Africa’s electricity crisis – Lets see if these plans will be supported and followed through with once the cabinet has been announced.

From Rugby Fields To Water Purification – Llewellyn Johnson

In the heart of Pellsrus, a small community nestled in Kouga, a young boy once harboured dreams of becoming a Springbok rugby player. Today, at 39,...

St Francis Bay 2024 Canals Winter Doubles Challenge – Pam Golding Properties

Greg and Hein win the Pam Golding Challenge again!   The 18th Pam Golding Properties - St Francis Bay 2024 Canals Winter Doubles Challenge,...

Kouga Municipality reseals total of 24 roads in 2023/24 financial year

– During the 2023/2024 financial year, Kouga Municipality resealed a total of 24 roads, amounting to 12.03km kilometers at a cost of more than R19.4...

Welcoming President Manfred Burkert – President of Rotary Club of St Francis 2024-2025.

The Rotary Club of St Francis salutes our President for 2024-2025 – Manfred Burkert. Manfred was inducted as President at our annual induction...

Food:

Hash brown eggcups – This may be the new breakfast for champions!

 
 

SA & AFRICA NEWS:

Bad news about South Africa’s green ID books – The changeover has not gone according to plan for the DHA.

Tech:

South Africa’s IT brain drain – 1/4 of the people that contact the immigration agency are all within the IT feild.

 
 

Crime:

Man stabbed to death at Nelson Mandela Bay beachfront – Its getting a bit wild.

Environment:

A community invested in protecting the natural environment – The Garden Route, dedicated to the preservation of nature.

 

Business:

Telkom cut over 51,000 jobs in 25 years – This is from 1994 to date, with a 15% reduction in employees from 2023 to 2024 alone.