Thursday 8 February 2024

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Village News:

Win Your Share Of R5 Million In Instant Cash, and Wine Of The Week Revealed – What’s On At The SuperSpar

I met a strange lady, she made me nervous – Escape Room Puzzle Page Update, 150 piece jigsaw

SPORT:

Surfing: Rip Curl GromSearch Heads for Long Beach – local competitors include Slayde Shooter, Brin Jarvis, Rory Dace, Jesse Moulang and Rylan Jarvis

 

Fundraising Update

Photo Of The Day:

Jordy Smith Banzai Pipeline Hawaii – South African Surfer for the Photo Of The Day

 

Politics:

Promises, promises: Following up on Cyril Ramaphosa’s 2023 State of the Nation pledgesPromises: Seven promises on the power utility Eskom, state logistics company Transnet, road infrastructure, digital migration and more

This & That:

If you’re gonna need a bigger fishing boat because the sharks are big, this is your boatWorld’s Largest Fishing Boat for the Super-Rich Is 171ft Long With 6 Decks

Tech:

Openview thrashing DStv in new customersThe DSTV package offers continue to remain crap

Regional:

Reminder: Water Amnesty – Kouga Municipality has declared a four-month water amnesty period (01 November 2023 to 29 February 2024).

Crime:

Markus Jooste’s ‘lover’ Berdine Odendaal loses bid to appeal blocking of suspected ill-gotten gains – Odendaal, a polo-playing slay queen who was romantically linked to Steinhoff kingpin Markus Jooste, received R60.5-million paid into her bank accounts 

ENTERTAINMENT:

Trevor Noah gets ‘revenge’ for Taylor Swift at Grammy Awards “The local economy around those tables improves. Can you see that? Look at that magic right now. Look at this magic. Lionel Ritchie, now Lionel Wealthy.”

International:

Moscow confirms Putin interview with Tucker CarlsonKremlin said interview was granted because Carlson was neither pro-Russian or pro-Ukrainian, unlike, it said, other western media

WELLNESS:

Common signs that you could be suffering from depressionWhen someone says that they are feeling depressed, many people assume it’s just a passing mood and the person will “get over it”

 

SA & AFRICA NEWS:

Warning for municipalities over South Africa’s new driving laws Municipalities are starting to realise the cost of implementing the new AARTO system can be pretty steep

 

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...

Kouga Municipality First Thursday is back

Making government more open and accessible to all residents Kouga Municipality is committed to bringing open, accessible, transparent, and...

Travel:

5 secret hotel alternatives to check out in the Western Cape during the month of loveIf you frequently vacation at hotels now is the time to be a bit more adventurous and to try something new

 
 
 

Food & Drink:

Fancy a bone meal burger? Start-up transforms animal bones into sustainable delicacies

Surfing Today:

Surfer rushed to intensive care after Pipeline wipeout on day deemed too big for world’s best pro surfers“Please pray for Austin Gibbons. He is a fighter and a warrior.”

HEALTH:

Touch your toes! – Six fast, easy ways to improve your mobility – and live a longer life

Environment:

World ‘not prepared’ for climate disasters after warmest ever January Effect of El Niño phenomenon combined with human-driven global heating is causing increasing alarm among scientists

Action Sport:

Darkfest 2024 Kicks Off In Stellenbosch – Crazy MTB sends going down.