The Great Adventure

Recently the Grade 6 pupils from Cordwalles Preparatory School went on an environmental trip called The Great Adventure. Their journey took them by foot from Cordwalles to Hilton Hotel where they fetched their bikes and rode through the Hilton College Estate to the Umgeni River.  The boys were away in the bush for three nights,…

Jumping for Joy

Maritzburg Christian School recently held their annual Amazing Race, every learner is a member of a team that races through twenty challenges – comprising of mental and physical challenges.  

Greek Mythology in Motion

Howick High School’s performance at the 2016 ‘Funk!’ production was dramatic and educational.  The dance told the story of Hades, God of the Underworld, who kidnaps Persephone, daughter of Demeter, to be his Queen.   Demeter, distraught over the loss of her daughter, neglects her task as God of the Harvest, in order to search for Persephone and bring…

Festival Night relay and market

Grace College’s annual “Fun Night Relay” was a memorable event again this year.  Fire pits, warm beverages and food, as well as the chatter of eager runners, all contributed to the festive atmosphere of this event.  A number of pupils also had craft and food stalls where visitors could browse and support budding entrepreneurs.  

Combined Matric Art Exhibition

Hilton College and St Anne’s are holding a combined Matric Art Exhibition at Hilton College, which will run until Saturday 19th, in the Art Department. The quality of the work is exceptional and anybody interested in budding artists or art in general is encouraged to view the display.    

Maritzburg College celebrates 153rd anniversary

One hundred and fifty three years ago, a young Scottish schoolmaster, Mr William Calder, opened the doors to a new high school located in a building in old Longmarket Street and began giving lessons to 36 boys famously referred to as “colonial ruffians” who eventually were the Foundation Scholars of the then Pietermaritzburg High School and now Maritzburg College.

Thrilling moments at the 15th Metro FM Music Awards

Just in case you missed the glitz and glam at last weekend’s prestigious annual 15th edition of the Metro FM Music Awards held at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli Durban International Convention Centre, the Public Eye Newspaper was there to capture the vening. The awards themed Legends Don’t Stop. They Ask What’s Next? featured the most daring fashion on the black and red carpet with top performances from award winning artists such as Emtee, Fifi Cooper and the baddest AKA.

King calls for tolerance and unity

ZULU KING Goodwill Zwelithini was speaking at the Royal Showgrounds, Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday to mark the official opening of the KwaZulu-Natal Legislature

A Dusi crown to savour for Birkett and Kime

A flawless three days of racing from Andy Birkett and Lance Kime resulted in a combined eighth FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon crown for the pair as Birkett registered his sixth and Kime his second title at Blue Lagoon in Durban on Saturday

Walking Tour of Pietermaritzburg

The muslim girl scouts took to the streets of Pietermaritzburg in their quest to learn more about our beautiful city