Mafeking, South Africa
Mafeking, South Africa Newswire

Mafeking, South Africa Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mafeking, South Africa.

Results 1 - 5 of 5 in Mafeking, South Africa

  1. PICTURES: Bolton Scouting memories recalledRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 |

    A hundred years ago this year younger boys were introduced to the joy of Scouting and they would be called Wolf Cubs. So many men in Bolton will have been through the Scouting system - including being members of a Cub group - that we will surely be able to find out more about the history of the movement in the town from our readers.


  2. Bugle historian fires a salvo of success with Brierley Hill projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Black Country Bugle

    AN HISTORIC cannon has been fully restored and returned to the spot it occupied for more than 100 years, thanks to some detective work by a Bugle contributor. Retired engineer Stuart McMaster of Kingswinford came to the rescue of the cannon, which had been on public display in Brierley Hill since 1903.


  3. Nostalgia gallery: Bonfire Night events from the 70s, 80s and 90sRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | Cambridge Evening News

    Cambridge's big display on Midsummer Common, supported by local businesses, took place a few days ago, on Thursday night, and many others were held around the county on Saturday night. Wherever you went, the show was no doubt well-organised, a lot of fun, safe, and trouble-free.


  4. The travails of Lord Hawke's team during the Jameson RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 |

    Lord Hawke's team to South Africa, 1895-96. Back : Ted Tyler, Tim O'Brien, Audley Miller, Tom Hayward, George Lohmann.Middle : CBFry, JamesLogan, Lord Hawke, Charles Wright, Christopher Heseltine, Ledger Hill.


  5. PA de Villiers: Fascinating cricketing experiences of a Boer commandantRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 |

    PA de Villiers was a Boer commandant captured in the Boer War while in his old cricket sweater. Arunabha Sengupta recalls this wild cricket enthusiast who took six wickets against Plum Warner's visiting MCC side on December 7, 1905.