One of the bloodiest and most futile
battles of the South African War of
1899 - 1902 is brought to life and
presented in graphic detail by
battlefields historian, Raymond Heron.
The Battle of Spionkop was General
Buller's second attempt to relieve the
town of Ladysmith in January 1900. At
the end of that epic battle three great
historical figures stood on that
mountain, each with a destiny beyond
their imaginings - Mahatma Ghandi
Winston Churchill and General Louis
SWAZILAND REED DANCE The Swaziland Reed Dance is an
annual ceremony in which young
maidens dance before their king.
The King in turn chooses a new
wife from the young virgins.