Hout Bay

You are not your addiction

2020-03-25 08:42

Addiction is a neurobiological disease and can be treated. We spoke to experts from the Harmony Addiction and Psychiatric Clinic about the causes and treatment of addiction and how there is hope on the road to recovery.

Cape Town’s taxi violence - rooted in attempts to govern competition

2019-04-20 17:30

South Africans need consistent and thoughtful local leadership both to enable convenient transport and to save lives, say Fiona Anciano and Laurence Piper.

WATCH: Hout Bay residents clash with police during 'crime prevention' operation

Police came out in full force to conduct a crime prevention operation in Hangberg, Hout Bay, on Thursday. In response, residents started protesting, flares were fired and tyres were burned in Atlantic Skipper Road and Karbonkel Road, police spokesperson Noloyiso Rwexana said. Watch.

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Hout Bay unrest: Police suspend search for missing fisherman, protesters loot market

2018-08-14 17:30

The search for a missing fisherman, whose disappearance sparked violent protests in Hout Bay, has been suspended.

WATCH: Protesters torch buildings in Hout Bay harbour

A group of protesters from Hangberg in Hout Bay set several harbour buildings on fire on Sunday, following the alleged shooting of a local man by police on Saturday. Watch.

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IPID to investigate shooting of teenage Hout Bay boy

2017-09-14 13:19

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has confirmed that it is investigating the shooting of 14-year-old by police during a protest in Hout Bay.

WATCH: Cars overturned in 3rd day of Hout Bay protests

Car were overturned in the neighbouring Penzance Estate while roads into and out of Hout Bay were barricaded with burning tyres and rubble, as residents from the informal settlement, Imizamo Yethu, protest for a third day. Watch.

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Only ANC can change this 'apartheid dump' - Hout Bay voter

News24 visited three voting stations in Cape Town's Ward 74 during Wednesday's local government elections, to uncover the political dynamics at play in such a racially segregated area. Watch.

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Don’t gentrify the poor out of Hout Bay - Fawu

2015-09-11 13:16

The Food and Allied Workers Union has handed a memorandum to the City of Cape Town, calling for Oceana to continue operating in Hout Bay.

WATCH: Cape Town mayor must support Hout Bay community - Fawu

Oceana's reason for closing its factory in Hout Bay needs to be urgently addressed to meet Fawu's needs and Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille should support this - Fawu.

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Body of missing Hout Bay boy, 12, found near his home - report

2020-03-02 13:09

The body of a missing 12-year-old boy is reportedly found near his home in Hout Bay, Cape Town.

New residential development at Chapman's Peak in Hout Bay

2018-12-26 15:43

A new development, Sacha on Chapman's Peak, has launched in Hout Bay, Cape Town.

WATCH: Teary father of missing Hout Bay fisherman fears son has died

The family of missing fisherman Deurick van Blerk is losing hope as there are no leads on his whereabouts, his father Edward van Blerk told News24.

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WATCH: Hout Bay rioters block roads, torch factory over fisherman's death

Rioters in Hout Bay set alight two boats and a factory on Monday, during a second day of violent protests.

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Probe into Hout Bay teenager's shooting almost complete – IPID

2018-01-19 17:54

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate says the investigation into the shooting of a Hout Bay teenager is "largely done".

Five privileged Hout Bay families to spend weekend in fire victims' temporary homes

2017-07-15 07:45

There will be no comforts and luxury for five Hout Bay Valley households as they swap their privilege and move a short distance away to the cold, tiny 3x3m shacks.

Protests shut down Hout Bay roads

2017-07-01 09:47

Violent protests on Saturday morning in Hout bay have closed roads and lead to the suspension of bus services.

Oceana to keep 'smelly' fishmeal factory open

2015-11-03 10:03

Oceana has announced that it will no longer close down its controversial fishmeal factory in Hout Bay, which has been celebrated as a victory for the 98 employees.

About 200 Fawu member marched to the City of Cape Town and Oceana to hand over a memorandum regarding the fishery's factory closure plans in Hout Bay.

About 200 Fawu member marched to the City of Cape Town and Oceana to hand over a memorandum regarding the fishery's factory closure plans in Hout Bay.

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WATCH: If Oceana goes, our education goes

2015-09-11 13:01

If Oceana closes down its fish-meal factory in Hout Bay, it will have a massive impact on the community, according to a civic association figure.

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