Posted: 06/12/2013 at 07:30
Good morning all
Nelson Mandela - a hero for all of my life - what a huge difference he has made to the world and how he will be missed
My family are all safe although the various communities where they live are all surrounded by flood water and they are cut off. It is likely that they will remain cut off for the next couple of days until the forthcoming tidal surges die down. Many of the smaller communities are also without electricity.