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New addition to Craighall Park’s cafe scene

Warm and Glad has opened around the corner from Liz at Lancaster Guest house.  As its name suggests, its a welcoming coffee shop with interesting pics on the walls, nice reading  material and good coffee. At Alban’s Square, 357 Jan Smuts Avenue, Craighall Park http://www.jhblive.com/reviews/coffee%20shop%20/%20cafe/warm_and_glad_in_jhb/102760 by

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Happy Hundredth Birthday to Craighall Park!

Craighall Park turns 100 Feels like spring not autumn here in Jozi with temperatures of  27°  over the week-end.  And what better way to enjoy the unseasonably warm weather on Saturday than at the Craighall Park Centenary Open Day. I have had the privilege of living in Craighall Park for nearly 40 years (terrifying thought!) and […]

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Do you know where Delta Park gets its name from?

From grazing land to sewage works to recreational space: Delta Park Delta Park, 104 hectares of open park land, is just 5 blocks from Liz at Lancaster. The area now known as Delta Park was part of the  farm Klipfontein in the 19th Century. In 1902 it became a grazing area for cows as part […]

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Rosebank to Park Station Gautrain link

The opening of the Gautrain station at Rosebank It’s beginning to make  a difference to people who  want to stay in the Parks region of Johannesburg (the greater Rosebank Region) despite doing business further afield.  A guest staying at Liz at Lancaster at the moment is working at a corporate office in Isando but did not […]

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Exhibition by English artist Angie Wilson

Easy on the eye and full of vibrant colour Angie Wilson exhibits in Joburg Angie Wilson, a South African by birth, is showing her recent body of work from 1st to 3rd  December at a venue in Craighall Park Johannesburg.  Now London-based, Wilson exhibits her work here and in South Africa and has shown at The […]

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