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Mitchell's Plain day hospital fire under control

2019-09-13 15:00

The City of Cape Town's fire and rescue services confirm they have brought a fire at Mitchell's Plain day hospital under control on Friday 13 September.

Eros School celebrates 50 years

2019-09-10 06:01

Former and current learners, teachers and principals descended on Eros School hall on Tuesday 3 September to celebrate the school’s 50th anniversary.

Church to help fire victims

2019-09-10 06:00

Members of the Harrington Street Congregational Church in Zonnebloem have decided that, following the Lord’s example.

Learners pioneer debate

2019-09-10 06:00

Two learners from Simon’s Town School recently returned from a trip to Singapore after being trained in public speaking and debate.

School turns to prayer, protest action

2019-09-10 06:00

The staff at WD Hendricks Primary School in Factreton constantly have to deal with issues such as gang violence, missing children and other associated problems.

City-wide protest action

2019-09-10 06:01

Hundreds of residents from in and around the southern suburbs gathered to peacefully protest against woman and child abuse throughout the week.

Nation mourns for Uyinene

2019-09-10 06:01

Uyinene Mrwetyana's funeral followed an emotionally raw week filled with protests by university students, women groups and even schools across the country.

WP crowned queens of SA rugby

2019-09-10 06:00

Western Province (WP) claimed a third consecutive South African Rugby women’s interprovincial A-Section title in searing heat at City Park in Athlone on Saturday 7 September, beating Border 38-32 in a...

‘Men need to raise their voices’

2019-09-10 06:00

While the safety of women and children will always remain a top priority for the Mitchell’s Plain police, it’s time men speak up about gender-based violence.

Koeberg learners geared for the future

2019-09-10 06:00

Learning and teaching at Koeberg Primary School in Maitland are expected to improve following a R215 000 computer donation by the South African Muslim Charitable Trust (SAMCT) on Thursday 29 August.

A young star with a big heart

2019-09-10 06:00

She personifies the phrases “beauty with brains” and “starting young.” At just 12, Keegan-Lee Croy from Hanover Park has scooped numerous beauty and community outreach pageant titles. She wears many...

Breastfeeding stories penned

2019-09-10 06:01

Fears of breastfeeding may be a thing of the past as a Leah Hawker tackles the topic in her new book titled Breastfeeding 101.

Many ways to support the clubfoot fundraiser

2019-09-10 06:00

An Oranjezicht-based non-profit organisation (NPO), Steps Clubfoot Care encourages the public to get active by walking 1 000 steps to help them raise funds for treatment.


‘One person is one too many’

2019-09-10 06:01

The community members of Heinz Park in Mitchell’s Plain say “enough is enough”.

Learners to dazzle crowd

2019-09-10 06:00

The sight of Plumstead High School learners, whirling and twirling on the school grounds these past few weeks, must have had many passersby scratching their heads.

Asa is the koesister queen

2019-09-10 06:00

Asa Moos (69) from Grassy Park was crowned the koesister queen on Sunday 1 September at the inaugural World Koesister Day.

Kader defies the odds

2019-09-10 06:00

Riyaadh Kader’s tenacity, dedication and ability to focus kept him going after he was shot in the back by an alleged gangster.

Community digs deep

2019-09-10 06:00

Rondebosch and Newlands residents got their hands dirty for the first annual White Road Railway Clean-up.

‘Ball’ players join hands against femicide

2019-09-10 06:01

The Cape Town Softball Association and the Cape Town Baseball Federation) joined hands in their protest against femicide.

In Trivial Pursuit of new guides equipment

2019-09-10 06:01

The Fish Hoek Girl Guide groups rely greatly on donations to keep the organisations going; and to this end, the Girl Guide Support Group will be hosting a fun fundraising event in Fish Hoek.

UCT announces new chancellor

2019-09-10 06:01

Dr Precious Moloi-Motsepe has been elected as the next chancellor of the University of Cape Town (UCT), starting 1 January next year.

Fun in the sun in Ommiedraai race

2019-09-10 06:01

Ommiedraai and Friends Athletic Club held their annual road race on Sunday 8 September in Kenilworth.

Christel House receives new desks

2019-09-10 06:00

Christel House South Africa received 40 school desks made from recycled waste, collected during the 2018 Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon.

School jazz band goes for gold

2019-09-10 06:01

The junior school jazz band from Christel House South Africa, in Wetton, recently won double gold and silver at the Annual Conserve Eisteddfod in Stellenbosch. According to a statement, the event...

Learners stand firm against violence

2019-09-10 06:01

Dressed in black, learners, teachers and parents from Bergvliet High School linked arms and stood as one on Wednesday 4 September.

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