Shea Karssing

The National Arts Festival in the comfort of your home

Wrapped in a blanket, sitting near the heater, a steamy mug of hot chocolate in one hand and the other resting on the armrest your favourite chair -- what could be better to beat the bleak chills of winter? Other than experiencing the National Arts Festival from Grahamstown in the comfort of your own home at the same time, that is.

Stages stand ready for National Arts Festival

She wows with glittering outfits, has a host of friends from various backgrounds, is always perfectly manicured and preened, and makes a killer bobotie. And she's running for president. Evita Bezuidenhout is one of the many entertainers lining up for the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, which starts on Thursday.

Winter bites again as cold front hits SA

A national warning was issued by the South African Weather Service on Monday morning with regards to a strong cold front affecting the country this week. Already prevalent in the south-western Cape, the cold, windy conditions are expected to sweep across the central interior of the country on Tuesday.

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