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Glenda Todd

The Scimitar 5 Dec 2019

A very good morning to you all…. As we approach the “happy” time of the year for most….kids are ecstatic that school has broken up…and now they can frolic in the pool or laze in the lounge….parents are waiting for the day that their break also begins…whether they are travelling or staying home…the expectation of […]

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The Scimitar 28 Nov 2019

Good day to you all from a hot and humid North The ToyRun has come and gone….and another amazing day of fun and fellowship was definitely enjoyed by all….and as with all huge events….the day had its own fair share of surprises and hiccoughs….but all of these were dealt with in the normal professional manner […]

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The Scimitar 21 Nov 2019

Good morning to you all from a hive of activity at the North Toy run time….. this is one weekend that is one serious bunch of work….but definitely is one of the most satisfying and enjoyable Club events that I participate in during the year….all the subsections climb in and assist us in the serving […]

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The Scimitar 14 Nov 2019

Morning from a wonderfully wet and green Benoni Northerns…. Some most welcome rain has fallen over the last few days, giving a new look and feel to our surroundings…..all the plants that we have been diligently watering over the last three or so months….now look like completely different plants complete….it is amazing how the plants […]

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The Scimitar 7 Nov 2019

A World Championship good morning to you all….. I think the subject and thoughts that have been on the lips and minds of most South Africans since early last week, which was compounded and reached a crescendo on Saturday afternoon with ecstatic joy, as Cheslin Colbe waltzed his way past a bewildered captain Owen Farrell […]

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The Scimitar 31 Oct 2019

A warm good day to all our readers…. Well well well……my predictions have never been one of the things to be counted on…..but for once I would like to remind everyone of my some comments in my opening salvo to the newsletter of September 17, 2019…..to quote… “….we do have a few factors that are […]

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The Scimitar 23 Oct 2019

Good morning to all…… The RWC advances into the next round, amidst a little bit of controversy…..and now the semi’s are upon us….and although pretty predictable, apart from the France / Wales game….which produced some really great rugger….the Saturday matches were pretty one sided….the AB’s and the English winning by significant margins to progress….but that […]

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The Scimitar 17 Oct 2019

A special and warm good day to everyone…. So as the RWC 2019 enters the business section of the competition….and we have some interesting developments…..the first Asian side to ever compete in a RWC as Japan qualify for the knock outs….and that as the winner of their pool section….which means that the Boks and the […]

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The Scimitar 9 Oct 2019

A summery (and Manny….no not summary…..summery….a new Rod word) and fresh good morning to all…. The weather has been amazing the last little while and I hope that everyone has been able to get out and enjoy it….it is the weather to be exercising or soaking up the sun….or even just enjoying a braai with […]

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The Scimitar 3 Oct 2019

A warm welcome and good morning to everyone The Rugby World Cup is proving to be another interesting tournament….South Africa did what was necessary with the “second stringers” to account for our neighbours Namibia…in fairly convincing fashion…57-3…with too many headaches and concerns….and with only one serious injury thus far to our Bok group, we can […]

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