`A Nightingale Sang’ … a Tribute to Dame Vera Lynn was staged at the Azalea Hall, Margate Retirement Village last Saturday. The supper theatre production was a superb tribute to the living legend who celebrated her 100th birthday on March 22. Singer/pianist Evan Roberts and narrator/singer Anthony Stonier provided excellent back-up to the star of the show Lisa Bobbert who was simply fabulous as the Forces Sweetheart – Vera Lynn. Many declared it the best show to have been staged at the venue.
South Coast Hospice’s fun walk was well attended at the Uvongo Fishing Pier on Tuesday this week.
Murchison resident Zodwa Cele was overjoyed when she won a brand new Kia Picanto at Bargain Xpress, Port Shepstone’s car draw last Saturday.
Bowlers and non-bowlers alike enjoyed the Spur St Patrick’s Fun Bowling Day at Margate Bowling Club last Sunday.
South Coast Herald manager Bevis Fairbrother, who writes a weekly column called ‘Butthead’s Beat’, was judged ‘Best Columnist’ at this year’s Caxton Awards in Johannesburg. Herald journalist Shona Aylward was runner-up in the Journalist of the Year’ category for both print and digital. The Herald also received highly recommended in various advertising categories.
Bowlers descended on the South Coast in their numbers for the Bowls SA ‘B’ Interdistrict Championships last week.
Creston College had a sprayathon, in aid of Cansa, last Friday.
South Coast Warriors beat Kapaailand in the 2017 Usher Cup at Douglas Mitchell Sports Grounds last Saturday.
The Shelly Beach Rotary/Halfway Toyota golf day at Port Shepstone Country Club last Saturday was an unqualified success.
THe craft beer, food and wine festival at Umthunzi Hotel and Conference last Friday saw South Coasters enjoy a fun-filled evening.
Nonhlanhla Princess Ngcobo of Izingolweni was the proud winner of the Kia Picanto give away at Bargain Xpress, Izingolweni last Saturday.