"East London" tag

Frere denies negligence as man suffers

A BRAIN injury sustained in a 2009 car accident left an East London man with leg troubles in what he claims was negligence at Frere Hospital.

STRANDED: The driver of this double-cab bakkie got stuck under the railway bridge on the way to Cambridge at the intersection of Western Avenue and Devereux Avenue in East
London yesterday Picture: SUPPLIED

Two children killed as storms wreak havoc

EL boy, 5, drowns in puddle, teen struck by lightning in Elliotdale AT LEAST two children were killed when storms hit the Eastern Cape this week, damaging homes and cars and causing traffic havoc.



A FIRE hose little bigger than one used in a garden is all Buffalo City’s Fleet Street Fire Station can muster should a multi-storey fire break out in the East London CBD.

Boxing at Carnival City

Big push for Tete’s IBF title

EAST London has emerged as the likely venue to host the highly anticipated IBF world junior-bantamweight title clash between Mdantsane Zolani Tete and Teiru Kinoshita of Japan on May 18.


Acclaim for Evita and her crafty creator

PIETER-DIRK Uys enjoyed standing ovations at the two shows he put on at the Guild Theatre, the Friday night being completely sold out.

Zahara performs at the Road to Joy of Jazz concert

New twist to killing of singer Zahara’s brother and friend

MYSTERIOUS bloodstains and information from eye witnesses have led East London police to search for two people who may have been injured or killed in the shooting that left award-winning musician Zahara’s brother dead on Sunday.


Potent Godspell message for today

THE 1970s musical, Godspell performed by Hudson Park High School is being staged for the second time in East London.


‘Passion Play’ depicts the true Easter spirit

THE story of Jesus Christ will be brought to life next week when an East London high school opens its Passion Play production in celebration of Easter.

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