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BREAKING: Train alight at Steenberg station

2018-06-18 15:36

Another train on Metrorail’s southern line has been set alight on Monday, this time at Steenberg station.

Flare up over houses

2018-06-12 06:01

Local residents feel that their plea for a solution to the lack of housing opportunities is falling on deaf ears following a feedback session in the area last week.


2018-06-12 06:01

Cultivating a culture of hard work is one of the key focuses of an education programme based in Woodlands.

More road upgrades

2018-06-12 06:01

Plans for further road upgrades to Grassy Park have been tabled at subcouncil 18.

Theft, burglary increases

2018-06-12 06:01

Local police have noted with concern a recent trend in crimes within the precinct.

Passage to Portugal for Phillips

2018-06-12 06:01

Thurston Phillips is off to Portugal.

Titans set to battle it out

2018-06-12 06:01

Two Physical Culture Association (PCA) South African pros will compete for the very first time on South African soil at the Battle of the Titans VI Pro-am on 22 and 23 June at the Durbanville High...

Amapantsula to rock Artscape Arena

2018-06-12 06:01

The much-anticipated, fun-filled Ayatshis’amateki Mapantsula Competition is set to once again rock the Artscape Theatre.

Free classes to uplift the less fortunate

2018-06-12 06:01

A local madrassa has set out to empower and uplift the community through various free educational classes.

‘Fix up’ building

2018-06-12 06:01

Piles of litter and a stream of sewerage are the first sights, and smell, at a derelict building in the CBD.

Awarded for keeping the city safe

2018-06-12 06:01

A husband and wife team have been a part of making the Central City a safer place for the last decade.

Friends in faith enjoy iftar together

2018-06-12 06:01

Claremont-based Christ the King Church hosted iftar for its friends in faith on Friday 8 June.


Generous family takes care of the hungry

2018-06-12 06:01

“Share your food with the poor and you will be blessed for it” (Proverbs 22:9).

A legacy lives on

2018-06-12 06:01

Delmarie Bailey may be gone, but her legacy lives on. The soup kitchen she started in 2015, two years before she passed away, is growing from strength to strength and has become a registered...

Join Lions’ Club for Ladies’ night

2018-06-12 06:01

Get creative with your cultural instinct at the Lions Club of Athlone ladies’ night on Friday 29 June. The event will take place in the conference room at Athlone Stadium at 19:30 sharp. The entry fee...

Department hosts focus group

2018-06-12 06:01

As part of Child Protection Week, the Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) hosted 56 Grade 7 learners for a Child Resilience Focus Group last week. The programme was presented by MEC...

Hats off to ‘Waanie’

2018-06-12 06:01

In a bid to recognise the contributions of a local, ward 78 councillor Eddie Andrews handed over a small token of appreciation last week.

Train victim still critical

2018-06-12 06:01

Two weeks since the incident, family and friends of Metrorail train attack victim, Leigh Jansen, are still under strain as she remains in a critical condition in hospital.

First responders trained

2018-06-12 06:01

Around 80 residents from Tafelsig and surrounds participated in the first Emergency First Aid Responder (EFAR) training programme on Monday 4 June.

Police eye cable theft

2018-06-12 06:01

Theft of copper cables across the Cape Flats has become a major issue over the past few years. Damages have cost local businesses and railway infrastructure millions of rand to replace stolen cables.


2018-06-12 06:01

“This was submitted to Prasa, and many months of indecision and non-communication on their part followed.

Transport officials meet

2018-06-12 06:01

Officials will work to address concerns from taxi associations linked to the N2 Joint Venture.

Glass factory finally sold

2018-06-12 06:01

Glencairn Glass Works, a glass factory in Simon’s Town, has finally been sold. The local museum’s board had been trying to sell the factory for about a decade (“Red tape on broken glass”, People’s...

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