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WATCH: Scores of people homeless after blaze

2017-02-24 11:06

Fire ravaged through the informal settlement in the early hours of this morning

Hout Bay fire rages on

2017-02-22 16:55

Almost 100 firefighters sent to extinguish Hout Bay blaze

Win with your ‘newsy’ design

2017-02-21 17:01

People’s Post has already received entries for eye-catching costumes as readers compete to win a chance to join the Cape Town Carnival parade.

Fire rages on the M10

2017-02-21 13:36

Motorists are urged to remain cautious as a fire rages on the M10.

Learner health is a lifelong passion

2017-02-21 10:35

After 21 years of participating in the health-promoting school (HPS) initiative in the southern suburbs a former teacher is hanging up her robes.

Learners sprayed with pesticide

2017-02-21 09:33

Twenty five learners of Silvestream High School have been hospitalised after a learner sprayed a pest control substance in a classroom.

Double duty dads

2017-02-21 06:00

Four Kommetjie fathers are doubling up to smash a world record.

Pave way forward

2017-02-21 06:00

Walkers and runners will have to use a new route around Rocklands Bay in Sea Point for the next year while the sea-beaten promenade there is fixed.

Win entry to parade

2017-02-21 06:00

Thousands of revellers are set to “sail” down the Green Point fan walk when the Cape Town Carnival takes place on Saturday 18 March – and one People’s Post reader could be in the thick of it.

Baseball champ crowned

2017-02-21 06:00

Needing two points to secure the Western Province Baseball Association’s major league championship, Bellville travelled to Grassy Park on Saturday in a buoyant mood.

Raise your paw for pooches

2017-02-21 06:00

Animal welfare organisations took to social media last week to rally support for themselves in our charity campaign.

Park where the grass is greener

2017-02-21 06:01

A prototype of an outdoor bicycle parking system has been launched on the Sea Point promenade.

Biggest danger is when your car is standing still

2017-02-21 06:01

Police are urging residents to be more vigilant when parking their cars, as cars have been stolen in the Mandalay ­area.


Drug dealer found hiding in toilet

2017-02-23 11:57

An alleged drug dealer in Lansdowne tried to escape police by hiding in a toilet

Families lose homes in Athlone fire

2017-02-22 15:16

Several dwellings in the Pook se Bos informal settlement have been destroyed in a fire.

Local is Lekker

2017-02-21 16:54

Do you have what it takes to perform with the stars?

Cape Town mayor to be investigated

2017-02-21 12:05

The DA's federal commission is to investigate mayor Patricia de Lille.

Surfing project rides high

2017-02-21 10:20

A local programme which uses surfing to change the lives of vulnerable youth has won an “Oscar” of the international sporting world at this year’s Laureus World Sports Awards in Monaco.

Laid to waste

2017-02-21 06:00

What was GF Jooste Hospital is just a bare shell of what it once was.

Designs show off drive, gratefulness

2017-02-21 06:00

American bassist Billy Cox once said: “When you believe in your purpose, you can work through obstacles, overcome disappointments and endure ­hardships.”.

Bridge of woes

2017-02-21 06:00

Local police and officials are working on a bold new plan to tackle the ongoing criminal activities at the footbridge and railway line in Woodstock.

All bets are off

2017-02-21 06:00

Kristina Davidson, chairperson of the Wynberg Residents and Ratepayers’ Association (WRRA), says the WRRA will continue to oppose gambling in Main Road, as they believe that gambling establishments...

Long route chosen

2017-02-21 06:00

The proposed route for the second instalment of the Mitchell’s Plain Open Streets event is set to be the biggest to date with almost 3km earmarked.

City crew under fire

2017-02-21 06:00

Complaints about cleaning canals in Parkwood led to action from the City of Cape Town, but cleaning crews came under attack for trying to do their job.

Cycling to save more lives

2017-02-21 06:01

Started in 1979 with a single ski-boat as a rescue vessel the Station 8 Hout Bay has gone from strength to strength saving lives of those that are stranded in the sea.

How much food do you need to concentrate?

We have been taught that we need three meals a day in order to make it through the day and while most of us indulge in more than our fair share there is a large portion of South Africans who are living off barely enough to sustain them.


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