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Tuesday, July 8th, 2014


Gauteng most popular wine route celebrates its 11th year

The Vaal River Meander Wine Route, celebrates its 11th year and is perfectly positioned to be a charming reprieve from the humdrum of the winter blues. The Vaal River Meander Wine Route is on every Saturday and Sunday and Public Holiday from midday to 6pm. This year the 6 weeks of weekend wine tastings are scheduled from the 12th July to the 17th August 2014. There are sixteen different venues participating – with something for everyone, perfect for wine connoisseurs and even those who know nothing about wine but justRead More

Lucky seven for Sippel, while Louw is 2013’s top lensman

The South African Guild of Motoring Journalists (SAGMJ) last night rewarded its members for outstanding work in the field of motoring journalism at the organisation’s annual Motoring Journalist of the Year awards, held to a capacity audience at the Protea Hotel Balalaika in Sandton. Organised by the SAGMJ and sponsored by Toyota Financial Services South Africa since 2013, the competition sets out to recognise and reward outstanding work by members of the SAGMJ while improving the standards of motoring journalism and photography in South Africa. According to Christo Valentyn, ChairmanRead More

Gauteng Ready for the under 17 Engen Knockout Challenge

The 2014 Under-17 Engen Knockout Challenge Gauteng draw was conducted on Wednesday at Sturrock Park, and given the quality players that have come through this event over the years, it is one not to be missed.This year Wits University will be hosting the event for the 8th time and Engen Sponsorship Manager Brad Bergh said during his speech just how happy Engen are with their partnership.“We are thrilled to have reached this milestone, we are making it our business to develop future players,” Bergh said.Bergh also emphasized that this tournamentRead More

GOLF – Major champs to turn out for Player charity event

A glittering line-up including three current Major champions and four former Nedbank Golf Challenge champions will make for one of the strongest fields ever assembled for a Gary Player Invitational tournament when the European leg of the South African golf icon’s worldwide charity series is played at Wentworth in England this month.US Open champion Martin Kaymer, who is expected to return to Sun City at the end of this year to try and add to his 2012 Nedbank Golf Challenge victory, will be joined at Wentworth from 20-21 July byRead More

Jokers In July: Empperors Palace

With a side-splitting line-up of top South African comedians on the bill, Emperors Palace is the place to be for jokes this July. Leading the charge is the hilarious comedian and actor, Trevor Gumbi, who will be pushing the boundaries past the point of no return on Saturday 5 July. While Gumbi, a SAFTA nominated actor who is currently on the local drama series Rockville, has most recently spent his time directing and writing for local television shows, comedy has always been his true love. In fact he enjoys it soRead More