🗓#KimberleyToday, Sunday 01/11/2020
TODAY’S WEATHER, EVENTS, SPECIALS & PROMOTIONS
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☀ Today: 22°C A thunderstorm this morning; otherwise, after a cloudy start, sun returns.
🌑 Tonight: 14°C Clear.
🌟 Max UV Index: 12 Extreme
⛈ Thunderstorms: 60%
🌬 Wind: SSE 11 km/h
🌬 Gusts: 19 km/h
No current loadshedding.
As in previous occasions, should anything change regarding the grid, loadshedding could be implemented at short notice.
Kimberley Nightly Water Shutdown Status
UPDATE: 29/10/2020 – 15:36
Current dam levels are increasing, so no Nightly Shutdown is envisaged. Repairs are also being done on major pipe bursts. If anything changes, we will keep all updated.
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’s SKY
Sunrise: 5:28 AM
Sunset: 6:42 PM
Duration: 13:14 hr
Moonrise: 7:32 PM
Moonset: 6:34 AM
Duration: 11:02 hr
TODAY IS WORLD VEGAN DAY
Vegan Day first occurred on November 1st, 1994 as a way of commemorating the 50th anniversary of the UK Vegan Society and indeed the term “Vegan”. The Vegan Society was established in November of 1944; although the exact date was unknown. The President of the Vegan Society decided to elect the date of the 1st of November. This is now recognised as the date on which the Vegan Society was founded and on which Vegan Day would be observed.
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’S HISTORY
1 NOVEMBER 1886, Fire destroys the first Kimberley Club.
1 NOVEMBER 1899, De Beers’ dynamite magazine blown up at Dronfield.
1 NOVEMBER 1902, Two Black miners killed in a mud rush in the De Beers Mine.
1 NOVEMBER 1952, Three municipal police injured in Greenpoint riot.
1 NOVEMBER 1967, PK Botha appointed as Town Clerk.
1 NOVEMBER 1995, Kimberley’s first Black Mayor, David Monyamane, elected.
🍽 #WHERE2EAT SPECIALS & PROMOTIONS
ALL WHERE 2 EAT DETAILS, LOCATIONS & TIMES @
🐟DAILY: Better for Two Meal @ Fishaways: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=36225
🐟DAILY: Hake & Calamari Meal @ Fishaways: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=26383
🍕DAILY: Fam Feast Promotion @ Debonairs: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37205
🍕DAILY: Lunch Vibes Promotion @ Debonairs: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37203
🍕DAILY: Double Crammed Crust Promotion @ Debonairs: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37176
🍗DAILY: Ayoba Meal Special @ Barcelos: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=35278
🍗DAILY: Thumbs Up Feast @ Barcelos: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=31926
🍔MON+WED: Tasty Twins Special @ Barcelos: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=6199
🍴DAILY: Breakfast Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37062
🍴DAILY: Eisbein Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=33192
🍖DAILY: Spare Rib Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=34387
🍴DAILY: Cheese & Mushroom Steak Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=36052
🍕MON: Monday 1/2 PRICE Pizza Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=33613
🍔TUE: Tuesday Half Price Burger Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37234
🍴WED: Wednesday 1/2 Price Schnitzel Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=31041
🍔DAILY: Shake it up Deal @ Steers: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37382
🍔WED: Wacky Wednesday Special @ Steers: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=22002
🍴DAILY: Daily Specials @ The Couch Potato: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37326
🗓 #WHAT2DO & EVENTS
ALL EVENT DETAILS, LOCATIONS & TIMES @
28 NOV – Tee Kay Live @ The OX: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=22586
28 NOV – Mark Dag @ The Couch Potato: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37510
30 OCT – 1 NOV – Makhulu Edgeventure 2020
6-7 NOV – Pop Up Market @ The Word Church
6 NOV – CANSA Bingo Night @ Taberna Dei
6 NOV – Joey Rasdien Live @ NCH School Hall
7 NOV – Lion Roars Adventures – Roadies vs Mounties @ Oppistoep Padstal
7 NOV – Boeremark @ Route 64 at Gum Tree
13 NOV – Hyrax MTB Night Race @ Rooifontein
13-15 NOV – Ryder Cup @ MMGE
13-14 NOV – Grace in the Marketplace @ The Word Church
14-15 NOV – DSA Challenge @ Kimberley Equestrian Centre
16-21 NOV – RWFL Progressive Marathon @ Adamantia Sportgrounds
19 NOV – Steve Hofmeyr Live @ Vleissentraal Park (Rugga Inn)
27 NOV – Juan Boucher Live @ Bella Cardi
Custom Printed Puzzle Special @ Liza’s Creations – https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37453
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As of today (31 Oct 2020), the cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases is 725 452 with 1 770 new cases identified since the last report
The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 822 973 with 22 150 new tests conducted since the last report.
Regrettably, we report 46 COVID-19 related deaths today: 35 from Eastern Cape, 2 from the Free State, 2 from Gauteng, 3 from KwaZulu-Natal and 4 from Western Cape.
This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 19 276. Of the 46 deaths reported today, 10 were reported to have occurred in the past 24-48 hours: 3 in the Eastern Cape, 1 in the Free State, 2 from Gauteng, 2 in KwaZulu Natal, and 2 in Western Cape.
We extend our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the healthcare workers that treated the deceased patients.
Our recoveries now stand at 654 182 which translates to a recovery rate of 90%
NORTHERN CAPE COVID-19 STATISTICS AS AT 31 OCTOBER 2020
The Minister of Health announced an additional 75 people testing positive for COVID-19 in the Northern Cape, bringing the cumulative total to 21 912 people.
The number of recoveries increased slightly, currently stands at 18 061 which translates to a recovery rate of 83%.