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Winde elected Western Cape premier

2019-05-22 12:00

The Provincial Parliament of the Western Cape have elected and sworn in Alan Winde as Premier of the province.

Looking back at the past year

2019-05-21 15:53

The Green Point Ratepayers’ and Residents’ Association (GPRRA) held its annual general meeting to keep residents up to date on how far the association has come during the past year.

Nurses, the cornerstone of health system

2019-05-21 14:51

Nurses at Groote Schuur Hospital celebrated International Nurses Day on 15 May. The day is observed annually on 12 May as a celebration to modern nursing founder Florence Nightingale’s birthday.

RBHS gets indoor cricket centre

2019-05-21 06:01

Rondebosch Boys’ High School (RBHS) will soon have their new indoor cricket centre as construction for the centre began on Monday 13 May.

Fired up in the foyer

2019-05-21 06:01

This month the jazz band, MSMF will take their talents to the Masque Theatre to perform at Masque Theatre’s Foyer Sessions.

Chess made very easy

2019-05-21 06:01

African Chess Lounge in Plumstead recently launched their online chess platform to allow players from across the country or international chess players to play and compete against each other at any...

The search is officially on

2019-05-21 06:01

The 2019 Miss South Africa will be crowned on National Women’s Day (Friday 9 August) and entries are now open to the next set of hopefuls.

Walking from darkness into light

2019-05-21 06:01

Irish organisation Pieta’s flagship annual fundraising event, Darkness into Light 5 km walk took place at the Green Point Lighthouse for the second time, last week Saturday 11 May.

Annie turns 81 gracefully

2019-05-21 06:01

It was a joyous occasion when fellow senior members celebrated the 81st birthday of Annie Rees last Thursday.

Residents reject extra signal pole

2019-05-21 06:01

Tensions rose high as a small group of residents gathered in the street to interact with their ward councillor Solomon Philander on Saturday.

Students take on global challenge

2019-05-21 06:00

Four University of Cape Town electrical and computer engineering students, Stefan Schroder, Clara Stassen, Jehan Singh and Dillon Heald, will be jetting off to Frankfurt Germany next month, to take...

Habibia celebrates 50 years

2019-05-21 06:01

After years of sincere intentions, hard work and dedication, Habibia Junior Madressa in Athlone celebrated its 50th birthday.

Pets are victims of violence

2019-05-21 06:00

Oftentimes animals are caught up in the crimes that take place at domestic residences – whether it be poisoning, physical injury or the likes – and Fish Hoek residents are looking out for these...


SANBI Kirstenbosch scoop gold

2019-05-21 15:00

SANBI Kirstenbosch has won yet another gold medal at the 2019 Chelsea Flower Show on the opening day of the event.

CCTV camera misuse

2019-05-21 06:01

Neighbourhood watches in Athlone and Grassy Park are up in arms over the way closed-circuit television cameras (CCTV) are being operated in the area.

Rocking for four years

2019-05-21 06:00

School of Rock Claremont turned four-years-old recently and they are grateful for the support and the successful journey they embarked on.

Wellness tops the list

2019-05-21 06:00

Wellness Week at health promoting schools (HPS) came to an end last Friday, but Levana Primary School intends to keep wellness a priority throughout the year.

Praying for a brick house

2019-05-21 06:00

Days of being a backyard dweller will soon be a thing of the past for Mariam Othman (50) from New Woodlands, when she steps into her new home in the near future.

Queen Victoria Street nightmare

2019-05-21 06:01

Nearly two months since residents and businesses operating on Queen Victoria Street raised their concerns about dangers posed by the road, the City of Cape Town has done nothing to remedy the...

Ready, steady ... show

2019-05-21 06:01

The South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) is proudly representing South Africa’s diverse floral kingdom at the annual Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Chelsea Flower Show, taking...

Stadium closed for maintenance

2019-05-21 06:01

The Athlone Stadium has been closed for annual pitch maintenance and other general work.

Students clean Zonnebloem

2019-05-21 06:01

About 100 students from the World Mission Society Church of God and the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) cleaned the suburb of Zonnebloem on Sunday 12 May.

FynArts to climax

2019-05-21 06:01

A feast of highlights – music, theatre, workshops, a series of wine tastings, films and special events for children – awaits festival-goers on the closing weekend of the Hermanus FynArts festival.

Looking after learners

2019-05-21 06:01

AnchorSA non-profit organisation (NPO) donated 50 care packs to girls at Belthorn Primary School in Crawford on Thursday 2 May.

Just Nuisance vandalised

2019-05-21 06:00

The Simon’s Town Historical Society is searching for answers regarding the vandalism of the Just Nuisance statue at Jubilee Square last week.

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