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Village News:

Rotary Club of St Francis Receives Prestigious AwardsThe Rotary Club of St Francis has been honoured with three remarkable citations.

Road Closure Due To Resealing Of Section Of R330 – between St Francis and Humansdorp

Seal Point Boardriders Club Championships – Waiting period is open.

Wildside Marketing – Screen Advertising

The St Francis Bakery – We like to boast about our clients. There are a number of specials running on the advertising screens for the next few weeks.

Village Sport

Splitting The PeakLife in Sumbawa, Indonesia, with local surfer Rylan Jarvis



What’s Hot, and What’s Not

What’s Hot The weather over the last few days, as we enjoy the last remnants of summer and into Autumn.What a beautiful time to be alive.

What’s Not The local companies, with no names mentioned yet, who continue to speed on the roads of Cape St Francis, making it scary for children and for walkers/runners.  It’s dangerous and stupid, and you will be named and shamed at some stage.


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Six dead and 48 missing in devastating George building collapseRecovery operations are under way in the Southern Cape town of George


MK founder asks IEC to ‘urgently remove’ Jacob Zuma from the party’s list of candidatesThe expelled uMkhonto Wesizwe party founder has also placed Jacob Zuma on ‘precautionary suspension.’

Photo Of The Day

Kelly Slater Bird Encounter – Photo Of The Day


Brazil flooding death toll rises to 90 as more than 155,000 people displacedAt least 361 injured and 131 missing in southern part of country from what governor called his state’s ‘biggest climate catastrophe’


‘Blood is on your hands, Biden’: – US rapper Macklemore gives support to Palestine and campus protests.


R500 billion ‘day zero’ for South Africa is coming in 2026 – and the Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy Minister, Gwede Mantashe, is playing on a fiddle while Rome burns.



Athletics SA boss may face prosecution over alleged Lottery corruptionthere are very few honest people out there, it seems.


This is how you can fly to anywhere in the world – in style and for free.


This & That:

If someone approaches you saying they work for a chewing gum company and want you to sample new flavours, don’t –  Also, don’t commit murder forty years ago. The second one is more important.

 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...


Green risotto, an enviable dish for a French starletBack in the future, there were peas, so many peas.



Recruiters are still looking to fill these jobs in South AfricaHiring may be down, but there are still jobs in South Africa that are in high-demand. 


Apple launches iPads with powerful AI, graphics chipmakes a laptop almost redundant…