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City set record straight on hot cross buns video

2019-04-17 17:07

Following a video that is making rounds on social media claiming that the consumption of hot cross buns can give a false reading on the breathalyser, the City of Cape Town is setting the record...

A boy with a wish to shine

2019-04-16 06:00

All Deolano Steenkamp (17) wants to do is to ride his bicycle, observe nature and spread the message of living a good life.

World Cup hope for homeless

2019-04-16 06:01

Oasis “Reach For Your Dreams” have started preparations for the annual Homeless World Cup (HWC) taking place in Cardiff from Saturday 27 July to Saturday 3 August.

A stitch in time saves big cats

2019-04-16 06:00

Two Camps Bay High School learners have taken on a huge project to help raise funds for lions, tigers and other big cats known to South Africa.

BMX track brings hope

2019-04-16 06:00

While Lavender Hill may be plagued with gang-violence and drug abuse, the community’s high school aims to combat this problem by creating a haven for learners to find refuge from the social- ills...

A hope for communities

2019-04-16 06:01

In an attempt to bring peace in volatile communities, Manenberg Centre of Islamic Information and Education hosts rounds of duas in hotspot areas.

Cops nab their own

2019-04-16 06:01

Two Kensington police officers appeared briefly at the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court on Thursday 11 April following an arrest for alleged corruption and defeating the ends of justice.

Indoni strives to resuscitate parks

2019-04-16 06:01

Indoni Dance, Arts and Leadership Academy from Pinelands is taking its performances to communities, to inspire youth and showcase the young talent to its own people.

Millions of rands made available to protect the elderly

2019-04-16 06:01

The Western Cape Department of Social Development announced the allocation of R245m to implement the Older Persons Act and promote Active Ageing services.

Poor drainage causes mayhem

2019-04-16 06:00

A Coniston Park resident has tried relentlessly to solve a drainage problem that has spanned over many years – still, with no luck.

Leniency on traffic fines

2019-04-16 06:00

Motorists who have outstanding fines and warrants of arrests are encouraged to attend the traffic fines roadshow taking place at the Cape Town Civic Centre from 08:00 to 14:00 until tomorrow...

Fisherman’s Lane to get a facelift

2019-04-16 06:00

The Fisherman’s Lane at Strandfontein Beach on the False Bay coastline and the Seaforth coastal precinct at Boulders Beach in the Far South, will undergo long overdue upgrades over the next three...

Hospice receives an upgrade

2019-04-16 06:01

St Luke’s Combined Hospices in Kenilworth recently completed the much-anticipated renovations of their in-patient unit.


Victoria Hospital ugrades unveiled

2019-04-16 14:30

The construction of a new Emergency Centre (EC) at Victoria Hospital in Wynberg has officially started following a sod turning event at the hospital.

Passion drives cleaning initiative

2019-04-16 13:57

Help Up, a group of committed individuals is doing everything they can to ensure that the environment and their surroundings are kept clean.

Giving a sense of belonging

2019-04-16 06:01

Knowing the struggle of being overweight and unhappy with their lives, a couple from Grassy Park took on a fitness journey five years ago, and are now giving back to the community.

Safety in the park

2019-04-16 06:00

Since TokaiMTB’s establishment about two years ago, their safety patrol and monitoring programme to help ensure the safety of users have started bearing fruit.

Celebration promotes inclusivity

2019-04-16 16:41

Autism Western Cape held a speed painting challenge on Wednesday 10 April where four volunteers were invited to paint their interpretation of the newly rebranded logo.

‘Rape is not a game’

2019-04-16 06:01

With the release of the controversial Rape Day Apocalypse game set for this month, non-profit organisation (NPO), 1000 Women, perseveres in their efforts to mobilise government in an attempt to ban...

Protesters nabbed

2019-04-16 06:00

After residents of Ottery took to the streets again yesterday morning (15 April) eight people (four men and four women) were arrested for various crimes including damage to property and public...

Kenfac elects new board members

2019-04-16 06:00

The Kenfac Ratepayers’ Association held its annual general meeting to give residents feedback on the previous year’s activities at the Shawco Minor Hall on Tuesday 9 April.

Plato promises residents houses

2019-04-16 06:00

“There is hope for Parkwood and the greater Retreat area at large,” City of Cape Town Mayor Dan Plato said during a housing development meeting held at Parkwood Restorative Centre on Sunday 7 April.

Win tickets to Viibes’ debut concert this month

2019-04-16 06:01

The Youngblood Art Gallery in the city centre is set to come alive when Hip Hop duo, Viibes, will perform their debut concert on Friday 26 April.

Sandwich drive gains momentum

2019-04-16 06:01

The first week of the newly launched Bread Drive in Kensington saw more than 200 children living in the community being fed.

New ways to curb plastics

2019-04-16 06:01

Organisers of the FNB Run Your City Series have announced that they will be implementing a Single-Use Plastic (SUP) Management Campaign at their events.

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