Alice in wonderland after Davidson-Richards debut ton puts England on top against South Africa

Alice in wonderland after Davidson-Richards debut ton puts England on top against South Africa in women’s Test at Taunton England ended day two of their Test against South Africa on 328-6  Alice Davidson-Richards and Nat Sciver scored hundreds in Taunton The hosts lead by 44 runs with two days of the Tests remaining  By Press … Read more

Constrict their roots, don’t feed them, water them minimally and pelargoniums will flower all summer

Pelargoniums originate mainly from South Africa, where I’ve seen them growing in the Fynbos – a belt of heathland around Cape Town – as great shrubs flaunting pink flowers. When growing them, as with any plant, it is useful to remember their natural habitat – in this case bare, dry, rocky terrain.  There are six … Read more

Four clubs in South African fourth tier found guilty of match fixing and banned forever

Four clubs in South African football’s fourth tier are banned FOREVER after being found guilty of match fixing when crucial games in the race for promotion finished 33-1 and 59-1… with 41 own goals scored! Clubs in the South African fourth division collude to have crucial games fixed Matiyasi FC and Shivulani Dangerous Tigers were … Read more

SOUTH AFRICAN SUPERSTARS: Daisies from the Cape are perfect for adding vivid colour to borders

SOUTH AFRICAN SUPERSTARS: Daisies from the Cape are perfect for adding vivid colour to borders Nigel Colborn explains how Britain grows more that 70,000 plant varieties  UK-based garden expert describes that many of them come from South Africa  African bulbs include nerines, gladioli and blue agapanthus to name a few   By Nigel Colborn for the … Read more

Amazing footage of the animal park big cat encounter where the HUMANS are caged

Amazing footage of the animal park big cat encounter where the HUMANS are caged: Tourist behind metal mesh on jeep films lions eating hunks of meat just centimetres away Dustin Campbell visited the Marakele Animal Sanctuary in South Africa He took part in its ‘Lion Mobile’ trip, where visitors are put in a cage on … Read more

Hampshire in line to get Test against New Zealand this year if Yorkshire do not approve reforms

Hampshire’s Ageas Bowl is lined up to host England’s third Test against New Zealand if Yorkshire members do not approve reforms at next week’s EGM Yorkshire members could face a 500-mile round trip if they reject new reforms  Headingley is set to host England’s third Test against New Zealand later this year  But the match … Read more

South Africa holidays: The house in Johannesburg where Gandhi lived is now a boutique hotel

History and hospitality are enticingly entwined at this fascinating hotel in South Africa – it’s where Gandhi developed his ethos of Satyagraha, or peaceful protest. The historical icon, who pioneered the philosophy of nonviolent resistance as the leader of India’s independence movement in the first half of the 20th century, stayed at what is now … Read more

Six Nations organisers are adamant that South Africa won’t replace Italy in the tournament

Six Nations organisers try to play down talk of South Africa replacing Italy as they insist they are ‘not entertaining any discussion’ about a switch… despite changes being plotted for 2025 South Africa have reportedly held talks about replacing Italy in the Six Nations It was claimed that the Springboks could join the tournament as … Read more

Six Nations’ cosy club does need a shake-up, but South Africa are NOT the answer

CHRIS FOY: The Six Nations’ cosy club does need a shake-up, but South Africa are NOT the answer… CVC should focus on enhancing potential elsewhere in Europe, while losing the Boks would rip the soul out of the Rugby Championship By Chris Foy for the Daily Mail Published: 22:30 GMT, 16 February 2022 | Updated: … Read more

UK immigrants share what surprised them the most when they moved here

Immigrants living in the UK reveal the biggest culture shocks they experienced – from ‘grabbing a pint after work’ to people asking ‘you alright?’ as a greeting Reddit user _DeanRiding asked UK immigrants what surprised them the most One person realised that ‘aristocrats are real’ and noticed the hot and cold taps Many noted that … Read more