Showjumping champion Anne-Marie Esslinger takes the main title at the 2018 Nissan Winter Classic

Showjumping champion Anne-Marie Esslinger takes the main title at the 2018 Nissan Winter Classic: It was a high stakes contest with some of the country’s best riding talent competing across an international-level course at Shongweni Club from 12 to 17 June. Anne-Marie Esslinger put on a spectacular show in the main title class riding and Alzu Oregon to win the 1.5m Nissan FEI World Cup Qualifier – her third World Cup Qualifier. “It was such a stunning event and it’s always that much better when you win!” said an elated Esslinger, two-time … [Read more...]

Wheelchair-bound man burnt beyond recognition in veld fire

Durban in the News: Wheelchair-bound man burnt beyond recognition in veld fire: The burnt body of a wheelchair-bound man has been discovered in an open field in Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal police say. 26 arrested in another raid on Durban police living quarters, heroin discovered: All 26 of the people arrested have been charged with trespassing and each served with a R300 admission of guilt fine. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Five reasons why you should consider planting an indigenous garden

Five reasons why you should consider planting an indigenous garden: The concept of ‘planting indigenous’ has been around for quite some time but many homeowners find making the move to a completely indigenous garden somewhat daunting. And while there might be some effort required initially, the results are incredibly worthwhile. South African landscaper and botanist, Elsa Pooley, forms part of the dynamic, green-fingered team at Renishaw Hills. They have been tasked with transforming the previously cultivated land at Renishaw Hills on the … [Read more...]

Woman and man die as car crashes into tree in KZN

Durban in the News: Woman and man die as car crashes into tree in KZN: Two people have been killed and one was injured when the vehicle they were travelling in crashed into a tree off the N3 in Umshwati, in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]