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Cape Town - As fires rage on across Cape Town, people willing to help are urged not to visit the fire affected areas but rather drop off donations at various points.

Volunteer Wildfire Services are accepting help in various ways.

Either through food or drink donations or by making a pledge to the service.

Donations can be dropped off at Newlands Fire Base, Lakeside Fire Station or Fish Hoek Fire Station.

For more information contact:

Cape Town City Fire: 021 480 7700 or 107

Table Mountain National Park: 086 110 6417

Newlands Fire Base: 021 689 7438

- If you are aware of any other drop off points email feedback@news24.com

* NSRI ARE APPEALING TO THE PUBLIC NOT TO COME TO HOUT BAY TO OBSERVE THE FIRE AS ACCESS ROADS FOR FIRE SERVICES AND EMERGENCY VEHICLES ARE GETTING BLOCKED BY ONLOOKERS ARRIVING APPARENTLY TO OBSERVE THE FIRE.

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