It was when he was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumour that former advertising creative and surfer Conn Bertish started a cancer app. The app – called Cancer Dojo – allows both patients and their loved ones some comical relief...
The Saturday Dispatch Ford Everest Adventure team’s foray into the Great Karoo – land of windmills, lamb shanks and heritage houses – was crammed with sensational landscapes, fascinating museums, starry nights and captivating characters, writes Barbara Hollands. Pictures by Alan...
The beauty, relevance and importance of the Xhosa language were highlighted through academia this month via a duo of Rhodes University theses produced by two PhD students. In a first for the institution, Dr Hleze Kunju produced his research paper titled...
Living to see democracy, the economic emancipation of women and official recognition of equality are what centenarian Nomdazana Mtengenya, who recently celebrated her 104th birthday, attributes as the highlights of her long life. The mother of two and grandmother to...
Grahamstown artist Bruce Little’s gargantuan bronze sculpture of an African lion raised over R14-million at actor and film producer Leonardo DiCaprio’s glitzy gala fundraiser in St Tropez, France, on the weekend. Little and his wife Cate rubbed shoulders with the...
By DAVID MACGREGOR Tough economic times may have tightened consumer purse strings but that does not mean there isn’t still a buck to be made trading at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown. Although traders yesterday said less money was being...