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01 November 2018 4:05 AM PICS: Prince Charles in Gambia for first leg of Africa trip

Britain's Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, have arrived in Gambia for a three-day visit. President Adama Barrow and first lady Fatoumata Barrow greeted the royal couple on Wednesday along with Gambians who came out in throngs for their arrival. In February, Gambia was accepted back into the Commonwealth of Nations made up mostly 78

25 October 2018 3:00 AM Multiple award-winning UK artist Bonobo adds Joburg date to SA tour

Johannesburg - British musician, producer and DJ Bonobo will head to Joburg’s Fox Junction Event Venue on Saturday, 9 February 2019 to perform a DJ set at music festival Sounds Wild. Tickets for the show are now on sale via Howler. Bonobo's rise has been stealthy but unstoppable, and Simon Green, the man behind it all, is now one of the biggest electronic 81

21 October 2018 5:02 PM Britain's Edmund wins first ATP title in Antwerp

Antwerp - British No 1 Kyle Edmund fought back to down Gael Monfils in a final-set tie-break and claim his maiden ATP Tour title at the European Open in Antwerp on Sunday. The 3-6, 7-6 (7/2), 7-6 (7/4) victory caps a breakthrough season for the 23-year-old and keeps alive his slim hopes of qualifying for the ATP World Tour Finals in London next month 44

17 October 2018 6:09 PM British cyclist killed in Alps was 'a monster', mother says

London - The mother of a British cyclist killed by a hunter in the Alps has celebrated his death, saying she believed he was responsible for raping a young girl, British media reported on Wednesday. The claims made by Katrina Toghill and the alleged victim, as reported by The Sun newspaper, were denied by the girlfriend and father of the late cyclist 140

16 October 2018 12:58 PM Inbetweeners star says the show wouldn’t be well received today because ‘it seems to be cool to be offended’

Cape Town - It has been over a decade since popular British show, The Inbetweeners, first aired and one of its stars - James Buckley - thinks it wouldn’t be as well received today. In an interview published on Monday, Buckley – who played Jay on the comedy series - told Digital Spy that "it seems to be cool at the moment to be offended" adding “it's killing 81

11 October 2018 8:11 PM Fleetwood shares British Masters lead despite freak dropped shot

London - Tommy Fleetwood was in a three-way tie for the lead at the British Masters on Thursday despite a freak dropped shot when his ball landed in a buggy's cup holder. Fleetwood and fellow Englishmen Eddie Pepperell, who hit a hole in one, and Matt Wallace fired rounds of 67 to get to five-under and lead the way from Richard McEvoy, Joakim Lagergren 42

11 October 2018 10:54 AM Former Westlife singer Brian McFadden to tour SA

Johannesburg - Irish singer and songwriter Brian McFadden will tour South Africa in November 2018. The full live tour is titled Brian McFadden - Soul Jam and the British performer will be backed by a full nine-piece band onstage. While this show will focus largely on his love for old-school soul, it will include many of Westlife’s greatest hits, according 76

10 October 2018 6:24 AM UK medical waste firm dropped after body parts 'pile up'

A British waste disposal firm has been stripped of its hospital contracts after allowing medical waste to build up, including human body parts, the government said on Tuesday. Healthcare Environment Services (HES) lost contracts with 15 regional bodies within the state-run National Health Service (NHS), health minister Stephen Barclay said. "While the waste 123

05 October 2018 6:02 AM Briton dies after sea snake bite in Australia

A young British man has died after being bitten by a sea snake while working aboard a fishing trawler off Australia's northern coast, authorities said on Friday, in a rare case despite the marine creature's deadly venom. The 23-year-old was bitten as he pulled up a net around noon on Thursday when the vessel was some 70 nautical miles south of Groote 115

04 October 2018 12:59 PM Caster joins as Discovery Vitality Ambassador

Johannesburg - Discovery on Thursday announced that world, Olympic and Commonwealth Games 800m champion Caster Semenya has become a Discovery Vitality Ambassador. “Caster Semenya’s popularity, both on and off the track, has won her a place in the hearts of people the world over,” said Firoze Bhorat, Chief Marketing Officer at Discovery. “She has a deep love for her country 79