TMG - August 2016

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Phat Joe Joins East Coast Radio

Phat Joe Joins East Coast Radio | The Magnifying Glass

One of South Africa’s most popular personalities is making the move to KZN to launch the next leg of his illustrious broadcasting career. Phat Joe is joining Durban’s hit music station East Coast Radio, as of Monday, 15 August, to take KZN listeners home during the daily drive time show, on air from 15:00 to …

Capegate Clicks Charity Run

Capegate Clicks Charity Run | The Magnifying Glass

Gather the family and join in the fun at the Capegate Clicks Charity Run, which this year celebrates its 10th anniversary. The Capegate Clicks annual 5km fun run and 10km race will take place on Saturday, 1st October 2016 and all 5km proceeds will be donated to the Clicks Helping Hand Trust. Join over 3,000 …

Red Carpet Fashion Show Goes Global

Red Carpet Fashion Show Goes Global | The Magnifying Glass

Saturday 17 September, 2016 sees in the sixth annual Red Carpet Fashion Show set to take place at The Bay Hotel, Camps Bay. The Red Carpet Concepts production, in partnership with Prestige Magazine and DSTV Fashion One, has taken a leap into the international arena, showcasing a mix of some of the world’s finest designer …

How the World serves eggs

How the World serves eggs | The Magnifying Glass

Does the way a nation serves its eggs give us a rich insight into their culture? Maybe. Does the variety of egg dishes served around the world offer a serious selection of alternatives for your basic fried egg bap? Definitely. From the Argentine ‘matambre’ (‘hunger killer’) to the Italian ‘Deviled eggs’ (another thing the Romans …

Ola’ Mozambique with Cargo Hold
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Ola’ Mozambique with Cargo Hold | The Magnifying Glass

uShaka Marine World’s Cargo Hold restaurant is about to embark on a journey experiencing the sights, sounds and culinary delights across many famous coastal ports and destinations around the world without you having to pack a suitcase, the sunscreen or passport. The first “Cargo Hold World Cruise” begins in the port of Maputo taking you …

An Aeroplane Landed at uShaka Marine World

An Aeroplane Landed at uShaka Marine World | The Magnifying Glass

Last week, before the park opened to the public, a six seater Beechcraft aeroplane was lowered into the Shark Exhibit at uShaka Sea World. “I was approached by Mr Nick Lincoln, a chicken farmer near Ballito and asked whether I thought we would be able to utilise his aeroplane which had recently been written off …

The Lady Down The Street

The Lady Down The Street | The Magnifying Glass

Perhaps it would be a fair assumption to say she has always been peculiar, well at least that is what she has been constantly told. Although she does not view herself as strange at all, unfortunately she has succumbed to this title. She longs for an average, normal life; starting her mornings with a bowl …

Samsung welcomes new Brand Ambassadors

Samsung welcomes new Brand Ambassadors | The Magnifying Glass

Samsung South Africa has announced five new celebrity Brand Ambassadors who epitomise Samsung ideals and characteristics across a range of product categories. “At Samsung, excellence and innovation are key and we believe these local ambassadors embody our corporate identity in appearance, demeanour, values and voice,” says Michelle Potgieter, Director of Brand and Communications at Samsung …

Pokemon Go at uShaka
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Pokemon Go at uShaka | The Magnifying Glass

Calling all Pokémon Go Trainers! uShaka Marine World is the place to be to catch new Pokémon, visit new PokéStop and complete virtual battles. Located within the park are 15 PokéStop and 1 Gym that will appeal to all Pokémon GO enthusiasts. Catching Pokémon is at the heart of every Pokémon game and with the new revolution of Pokémon GO, you can explore …

Sugar Reef Durban
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Sugar Reef Durban | The Magnifying Glass

Before even entering, you know that this venue is something special. Located along the canals of Durban’s Point Waterfront, this venue just feels different. You experience the calm as the gondolas drift by. If you listen closely, you can hear the faint sounds of the Indian Ocean. The venue effortlessly combines international standards with the …

50 Shades of Pink Women’s Day High Tea
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50 Shades of Pink Women’s Day High Tea | The Magnifying Glass

National Women’s Day on Tuesday, 9 August is a day to commemorate and salute the strong women in our lives. It’s also the perfect excuse to catch up with the girls for an all-pink High Tea at Benguela on Main in Somerset West and Benguela Brasserie & Restaurant at Lakeside Lodge & Spa in Sedgefield. …

Celebrating Food, wine and women at Cargo Hold this August
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Celebrating Food, wine and women at Cargo Hold this August | The Magnifying Glass

uShaka Marine World’s Cargo Hold restaurant is bringing in Women’s Month on a lunchtime culinary high at one of Durban’s most unforgettable dining spots. Nestled in the stern of the Phantom Ship at uShaka Marine World, the Cargo Hold restaurant offers one of Durban’s most spectacular culinary settings. The restaurant, with its array of sea …

DFF MENTORS YOUNG DESIGNER HOPEFULS!

DFF MENTORS YOUNG DESIGNER HOPEFULS! | The Magnifying Glass

The Durban Fashion Fair (DFF) Mentorship Programme is gathering momentum as 21 young designers (from around the eThekwini Municipality) strive to learn all they can about the world of fashion. The DFF is a proudly eThekwini Municipality initiative developed to grow the fashion industry in the city and to create employment and entrepreneurship opportunities. Scores …

Discover The Future Of Colour With Plascon At Decorex Joburg

Discover The Future Of Colour With Plascon At Decorex Joburg | The Magnifying Glass

Colour is not just a part of life. It is life. It’s how we express ourselves, it influences our mood and it helps us to understand our world. As South Africa’s largest paint manufacturer, Plascon not only has an expert understanding of our relationship with colour but also how to make it easy and inspiring …

Samsung Reimagines the Way Moments are Captured and Shared with Gear 360

Samsung Reimagines the Way Moments are Captured and Shared with Gear 360 | The Magnifying Glass

Samsung Electronics South Africa has announced the Samsung Gear 360, a 360-degree camera that allows consumers to easily create, view and share their favorite moments through video and still image. The Gear 360 is designed for travel, festive gatherings and every activity in between. “The new camera leverages the best of the Samsung Galaxy; all-encompassing …

Samsung Programme Empowers Female Technicians

Samsung Programme Empowers Female Technicians | The Magnifying Glass

In the electronics repair industry, a field where 99% of employees are men, Samsung Electronics South Africa has begun making inroads into these numbers with its Samsung Women Technical Programme. The first 16 graduates of what will be an ongoing programme have recently begun working at Samsung’s various service centres. The Samsung Women Technical Programme …