Freedom is a word

Staff Writer May 7, 2018 No Comments

Freedom is a word

HI All I am over in Australia for a quick visit to catch up with my kids. Last minute dot com special on Emirates via Dubai. The second leg from Dubai took 14 hours but we traveled in their Airbus A 380 – what a magnificent aircraft – so roomy and comfortable – even in […]

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Tour de Hwange UPDATE

Staff Writer May 7, 2018 No Comments

Tour de Hwange UPDATE

UPDATE: The Tour de Hwange is only a few weeks away and the bike riders are working hard to get into tip top condition… Friends of Hwange Trust has been working in the National Park for over 14 years and has helped convert the Park onto eco-friendly sustainable energy with the installation of solar operated […]

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Tour de Hwange 23-26 May UPDATE

Staff Writer April 27, 2018 No Comments

Tour de Hwange 23-26 May UPDATE

It is really humbling to see the wonderful support for wildlife especially from the Mashonaland Community. Many of the people donating have never even been to Hwange National Park but they still support FOH! Wonderful to see and much appreciated.

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Cresta Churchill (Arms)

Staff Writer April 27, 2018 No Comments

Cresta Churchill (Arms)

Hi All, The Churchill Arms in Bulawayo first opened in October 74 when I was just finishing university and, as we lived just around the corner from it, I probably spent more nights there than I should have. There was always great entertainment with revellers sitting around on bar stools and hay bales listening to […]

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Cricketer Colin Bland Dies aged 80

Staff Writer April 26, 2018 No Comments

Cricketer Colin Bland Dies aged 80

HI All When we were youngsters at school in Bulawayo we often listened to our seniors raving on about how good a fielder a guy called Colin Bland was – he was also an ex Gifford Tech boy. We hear how Colin could throw a cricket ball from the boundary and hit the wickets 9 […]

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Harare Drive Retarring

Staff Writer April 23, 2018 No Comments

Harare Drive Retarring

HI All Whilst out running our 7 Hills run in Greystone Park this morning we came across the hard working team from Bitumen World. They have completed their other project and are now fully focused on the 5 stages of re-tarring the Harare Drive from Drew Rd to Borrowdale Road. The whole project will take […]

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Putting dogs down

Staff Writer April 23, 2018 No Comments

Putting dogs down

Hi All I have always been a German Shepherd man. My 12 year old Male, Arco, has , however, been struggling with extremely weak hips over the past 6 months and he has had more and more difficulty in standing up. Once up on all 4 legs he has been able to run around. That […]

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Old legs tour 2018

Staff Writer March 26, 2018 No Comments

Old legs tour 2018

In just a few weeks, Eric, Bruce, Dave and Leachie will leave Harare on a mountain bike tour that will take them some 3200 kilometres through Botswana and on to Cape Town… We’re asking you to support our cause: Bulawayo Help Network Trust (BHN) and Pensioners Aid Harare These two Zimbabwean charities support elderly people […]

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Turgwe Hippo Trust video playing warthogs and bushpig and baboons

Staff Writer March 2, 2018 No Comments

Turgwe Hippo Trust video playing warthogs and bushpig and baboons

Here is my video for February of playing warthogs and bushpig and baboons. Hippos are not in the main river at this moment as it is up in flood   I do hope you enjoy it. You will be pleased to hear we have had loads of rain in February so that is wonderful. Love […]

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