SPAR Eastern Cape and charity organisation Love Story, for the third year running, brought hope and spread festive cheer among some of the impoverished areas in Nelson Mandela Bay this week.

A giant Christmas tree the equivalent in height of four stories will light up Port Elizabeth’s beachfront when it is officially unveiled tomorrow.

The SPAR Daily Dispatch Summer Fun Run on Sunday confirmed its immense popularity with the East London community when the number of participants more than doubled from 2017.