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Warm hearts, starry eyes, beer … and winners at the Charity Mile

Columnists 11 months ago

Everyone likes a good news story and there can be few tales more heart-warming than charities being handed lots of money.


30 Oct 2019
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Warm hearts, starry eyes, beer … and winners at the Charity Mile

South African actress Thuso Mbedu is seen at the Peermont Emperors Palace Charity Mile race day, 4 November 2017, held at Turffontein Racecourse in Johannesburg. Picture: Michel Bega

The Peermont Emperors Palace Charity Mile race day at Turffontein on Saturday will see a whopping R1 million handed over to 16 charities. The racing will be pretty good, too, with five features races on the card. Plus, 16 celebrities are tasked with adding their shine to matters at Joburg’s famous city race track – aka The Big T. Wait, there’s more: also on course is the Joburg Beer Festival – where the Rugby World Cup final will be screened and a free craft beer can be quaffed. The main event is the Charity Mile itself, a Grade 2 contest...

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