Thursday 09 May 2024

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Village News:

Jigsaw Puzzle Update – A skater girl, in a swim costume, with a Darth Vader helmet on. 100 pieces.

The St Francis Bay Bakery – Wildside Marketing client rodomontade.

Win A Car With Spar and Wine Of The Week – What’s On At The SuperSpar

Wildside Black And White – Exquisite Photo Of The Day by Si Cunneen

Kouga Municipality:

Balancing iron and duty – The grit and determination of a Kouga Local Municipality law enforcement officer, community member and prize-winning bodybuilder.

Regional:

NMB Mayor takes no offence to missing posters on traffic lights – Pranksters have sent a message to the Mayor of PE/GQ, leaving the city wondering where their mayor actually is.

Politics:

Burning of national flag is treasonous, Ramaphosa slams DA’s TV election advert – DAs new advert raises everyones hackles as its controversial publication shows the SA flag burning should the ANC, EFF and MK party hold the majority.

Travel:

How to have a ‘shucking’ good time at the Knysna Oyster FestivalGet ready to mark your calendars because the Knysna Oyster Festival is making its grand return from June 21 to 30.

 

Weather Forecast:

Kouga RegionSunny with a slight chance of electricity

 

International:

Biden again warns Netanyahu as Rafah invasion looms – US President Joe Biden on Monday “reiterated his clear position” to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu against an invasion of Rafah,

Energy:

South Africa’s solar power plants — with over 4,400MW capacity – 63 solar farms are built, in construction and are ready to add power back to the grid.
 

This & That:

Amazon South Africa’s same-day shipping tested – Amazon is officially here, as of the 7th May

ENTERTAINMENT:

Let It Be review – reissued Beatles film takes long and winding road to eventual acclaim.

Crime:

ActionSA Gauteng premier candidate and youth leader found safe after hijackingActionSA Gauteng Chairperson Funzi Ngobeni and Chairperson of the party’s Youth Forum Hluphi Gafane were found safe and unharmed in Benoni on Tuesday night.

 Visiting Buffalo City – Notes From The Editor

Has anyone been to East London/Buffalo City recently? Helluva place.  I was down there for a surfing tournament that my son was surfing in, and that...

St Francis Links Golf News: Santa Says – Happy Mother’s Day and what a day it was!

St Francis Links Golf News Nearly 100 joined us at the Links in support of their moms and a wonderful Mother’s Day celebration! The team put it on...

J-Bay Wind Farm MTB Classic & Trail Run Returns as a Highlight of J-Bay Surf Fest ‘24

  May 2024, Jeffreys Bay, Eastern Cape – Entries are now open for the J-Bay Wind Farm MTB Classic & Trail Run in Jeffreys Bay on 22 June...

CSF Surfer Troye Jorge In Action – Photo Of The Day

CSF Surfer Troye Jorge was one of the Cape St Francis surfers who attended the Rip Curl GromSearch Nahoon Reef presented by Sea Harvest, a Surfing...

Cape St Francis surfer Rory Dace Wins Premier U16 Divisions of the Rip Curl GromSearch Nahoon Reef

Cape St Francis surfer Rory Dace and Louise Lepront are the winners of the Premier U16 Divisions of the Rip Curl GromSearch Nahoon Reef Cape St...

SA & AFRICA NEWS:

George building collapse: Voices heard from rubble as rescue efforts continue – Rescue operations are continuing in George where a luxury apartment building under construction suddenly collapsed on Monday afternoon.

Tech:

Vodacom vs MTN vs Telkom vs Blue Label — A clear loser in 5-year share price battle – A deep dive into how the Tech giants have faired over the last few years.

 

Food:

Fried Eggplant Fans: the Easy Recipe for a Quick and Crispy Side Dish With Only 5 Ingredients! – Another winning recipe with what to do with Eggplant, give it a try!

 
 

HEALTH:

WATCH: Prime Hydration is now selling for as little as R3 a bottle – Prime Hydration, the energy drink that is endorsed by celebrity YouTubers Logan Paul and KSI, is now selling for R10 in Checkers stores – 75% lower than its price this time last year.

SPORT:

‘Heaviest wave’ in the world beckons Durban surfer Jordy Smith on Olympic debutA knee injury meant Jordy Smith missed the last Olympic Games in Tokyo, but the 36-year-old Durban-born surfer is back on the board and aiming for gold this year.

WILDSIDE MARKETING:

Business:

Inflation, and the importance of investing for growthPaul Hutchinson, Sales Manager at Ninety One, explores the implications and takes us through SAs current inflation rates.