A Picture of Peace?

A Picture of Peace?

Beware: appearances can be deceptive.

Herold, a rural hamlet nestling in a valley at the top of the historical Montagu pass in the mountains above George is a picture of peace and tranquility. But, as the saying goes, the devil is in the detail.

A simple brick gate pillar at the entrance of the Franken Primary School has become the focus of a bitter contest between parents, teachers and the Herold community on the one side, and the local church minister and a property developer on the other.

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