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Archive for March, 2012

Night Ride with lights

Day & Night Ride tonight

Tonight’s Day & Night MTB Ride and Trail Run, starting from 17:00 at Port St Francis, is the second event in the first of three series to see who will be the 2012 mtb night ride champion.  With water on the course after the rain the event might have a few Epic elements added to the normal fun! Read moreRead more

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World record broken by JBay swimmers

Swimming day and night, six Eastern Cape swimmers managed to set a new world record for a continual open water relay swim in the Marina Martinique canals last week. Read moreRead more

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Shakti Shanti fashion show a festival highlight

Shakti Shanti Yoga Wear’s fashion show next Sunday during the Port St Francis Easter Festival will surely be one of the highlights of the weekend.  This proudly South African and truely St Francis range will be showcast on the jetties, celebrating the town’s first Eco Sport Festival. Read moreRead more

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Please report anything suspicious

Letter from the St Francis Bay Sector Police Forum:  “In the holiday season, we know that we can expect an increase in criminal activity in our town as tourists present tempting opportunities for criminals. Read moreRead more

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The Hungry Chef – Fricassee of Rabbit with Tagliatelle

This is a great dish that gets received many many different ways, and the sad harsh reality of it being that rabbit is a far healthier meat option to chicken, pork and most red meats, as they are still “free range” due to the fact that they have not been industrialized. Read moreRead more

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I will if you will?

Today will see the biggest ever Earth Hour ever, with record 147 countries and territories preparing to send a united message that now is the time to take action for the planet. Read moreRead more

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Exciting art sessions for kids over Easter

The next Heritage Kids Art morning will be part of the Port St Francis Eco Sport Festivities, where art workshops for kids will be held every day between 10:00 and 12:00 and 14:00 to 16:00.

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Beach Walk & MTB enjoyed… despite the wind!

Wednesday morning, March 21, was the perfect morning to tackle the 15km Christy’s Catch Crab Walk or even the 30km or 50km MTB option… till about 09:00!  Good thing none of the 157 competitors knew that, however, when an event turns into a challenge, the fact that “I have done it” becomes so much more rewarding. Read moreRead more

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Last minute SOS – can you take this dog!

Rupert is in need of a forever home – he is a year and a half old black Labrador.  He is not neutered. Rupert is very loving and trained, he gives you his paw to say hello.  He walks very well on a leash and loves to be cuddled.  He also interacts well with other dogs and gets on well with children.  His owner unfortunately could not keep him and is desperate to find him a new home. Read moreRead more

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Eco talks during Easter Festival

Touch tanks, interesting displays and serious talks will form the core of the eco theme of the Easter Festival to be hosted by Port St Francis between Friday April 6 and Monday April 9. Read moreRead more

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Photo walks part of Easter Programme

Photographers, young and old, novice and experienced, should dust off their lenses for Easter Weekend as the St Francis Photography Club will host a Photo Walk Competition as part of the Port St Francis Eco Sport Festival. Read moreRead more