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Petrol station decision looms

After a three hour meeting at the Harry Gwala Stadium boardroom on Friday, 17 November, a stalemate was reached as after the municipal planning tribunal committee failed to make a decision about the proposed filling station at the corner of College and New England roads.

Petrol station decision looms

After a three hour meeting at the Harry Gwala Stadium boardroom on Friday 17 November, a stalemate was reached as after the municipal planning tribunal committee failed to make a decision about the proposed filling station at the corner of College and New Scotland roads.

KZN fishers rescue Egyptian goose

KZN fishermen and women teamed up at the League Fishing Competition at Albert Falls recently to save an Egyptian goose.

PCB business award winners

Local businesses were the focus at the 2017 Pietermaritzburg Chamber of Business/Nedbank Business Awards, held on November 10 at the Royal Showgrounds.

President’s Awards

Jessica Dutton (left) and Beth Connolly, The Wykeham Collegiate Class of 2016, have recently had their President’s Award Gold Level Certificates confirmed. 

Parents up in arms over new education bill

Concerned parents and stakeholders of city schools have added their voices to the thousands all over the country who have lambasted the draft of the Basic Education Laws Amendment bill (Bela),

Remembrance Day services at city schools

Ninety-nine years ago, at 11am on November 11, an armistice was signed to bring World War I to an end. Annually on this date, schools and other organisations worldwide commemorate the lives lost in “the Great War”, and the sacrifices of members of the armed forces and of civilians in times of war by observing Remembrance Day.
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