Paul Scheepers: Plett, the Transition

8 March 2018

A talk given by Paul Scheepers who served as the Mayor of Plettenberg Bay during 1992, 1993 and 1994.



“In the early 1990s Plett went through trying times - but we survived it - and we are still here.

I am going to tell you about some of the things that happened during that...

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Sophy Gray

15 September 2016
Sophy Gray


Sophy or Sophia Gray was a multi-faceted person who happened to be a woman. It would be easy to talk about her and her achievements for a long time.  

What I would like to do is to talk about the person and to put  her in the context of the time in which she lived and...

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Paul Scheepers: Rosalind Ballingall

9 September 2016

Speaker: Paul Scheepers

In 1969 When I was a student at UCT there were other students who shared our cafeteria.  There was one striking girl. Six foot tall, slim very pretty with red hair and wore a hippy dress down to the ground

This was Rosalind  Ballingall, studying for BA drama, second...

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