Despite a flurry of objections from residents and the East London Golf Club, BCM has approved the rezoning of a former bird park on John Bailie Road from private open space to residential land, upon which a 34-unit apartment block is set to be built.
A 70-year-old man died this morning when a shack he was sleeping in caught fire in Ducats North, outside Beacon Bay.
A 10-year-old Scenery Park boy stumbled upon a live practice grenade while playing with a group of friends in a stream today.
A British American Tobacco (BAT) van was hijacked by four armed men in Amalinda this morning and cigarettes worth thousands of rands stolen.
THREE people died in East London and one in Mthatha in a horror weekend on the province’s roads that also saw a taxi driver arrested after his blood alcohol level was found to be seven times above the legal limit.
TEN luxury thatched riverside mansions were destroyed by fire outside East London yesterday morning.
SOUTH African alternative rock legends the Parlotones are set to light up East London tomorrow night as they prepare for their first appearance at Numbers Dance Club.
Women claim pastor had sexual relations with them. AN EAST London church is struggling to recover from an embarrassing scandal after a string of women worshippers revealed they had sexual relations with the leader of the church – the charismatic Pastor Zakhele Ntiwane.