Worcester


N1 near Worcester closed after truck petrol-bombed

2019-09-04 08:28

The N1 in the direction of Worcester in the Western Cape was closed to traffic on Wednesday morning following the petrol-bombing of a truck on Tuesday night.

WATCH: Harrowing drone footage shows Worcester gas blast aftermath

2019-07-11 14:27

Drone footage taken in Worcester has revealed the aftermath of the gas explosion that rocked the Western Cape town.

WATCH: Shops destroyed, traffic lights melted in Worcester gas explosion

2019-07-10 14:11

Worcester residents in the Western Cape are picking up the pieces after a gas tanker exploded. Watch.

UPDATE: Gas tanker explosion in Worcester destroys buildings, injures firefighters

2019-07-10 10:23

Several buildings have been destroyed after a truck carrying gas exploded in Worcester in the Western Cape.

They're holding us ransom - Avian Park mom

2017-08-18 06:30

When Riano Booyse, 8, hears any loud noise, he instinctively throws himself flat on the ground and covers his head.

Crossover journey: 24 hours in Worcester with a Renault Kadjar XP

2017-05-09 08:31

Ane Theron takes us on a 24-hour journey in Worcester with the new Renault Kadjar XP.

Multi-million rand road rehab under way in Western Cape

2015-06-11 20:00

A multi-million rand road rehabilitation project between Worcester and Wyzersdrift is under way and expected to be completed in the next two years.

Riders tough out Stage 3

2015-03-18 20:35

The third stage of the Cape Epic from Elgin Valley to Worcester was “very rough and really sandy”, according to Christoph Sauser.

Bergsig Estate

2009-10-22 09:47

Bergsig Estate is situated in the Breede River Valley in South Africa, about 110 km from Cape Town. This is where the Drakenstein and Hex River Mountains meet, creating such scenic surroundings that the farm was named "Bergsig", meaning "mountain view". In the valley and mountain slopes, this family estate offers a range of soils, aspects and climatic conditions, ideally suited to the quality white and red grape varieties grown here. The first vines were planted in 1843 by Willem Lategan, ...

Du Toitskloof Winery

2009-10-16 11:26

Du Toitskloof Wine Cellar (DTK) is a prominent South African producer of a range of white and red cultivar and blended wines in addition to noble late harvest and fortified wines. It is located in a scenically beautiful area near the town of Rawsonville in the Breede River Valley, at the entrance to the spectacular Du Toitskloof Mountain Pass. The Wine Cellar has built up a reputation as a winery that produces excellent quality at highly competitive prices. Not only has it received numerou...

 

Worcester blast: 'They were thrown into the air' - fire chief

2019-07-11 19:48

Injury toll in Worcester blast rises to seven as town restores water and lights to devastated area.

'We are lucky to be alive' - eyewitness recalls moments before Worcester gas explosion

2019-07-10 14:51

An eyewitness has recalled the moments leading up to two gas explosions in Worcester.

PICS: Man rushed to hospital after Worcester gas explosion 'obliterates' his car

2019-07-10 10:49

A logistics manager has been badly injured after his car was "obliterated" when a gas tanker exploded in Worcester, according to various sources.

Survivalist Bear Grylls surprises 13-year-old hero with Land Rover adventure

2018-06-08 12:24

It hasn't been the ideal life for Blake Harris, who suffers from Autism but Discovery and Bear Grylls took the young adventurer on a surprise journey he will remember for the rest of his life.

WATCH: Truck gets blown over in huge Cape storm

2017-06-08 14:51

Strong winds caused havoc in the Western Cape. Watch as gale force winds knock over a huge truck along the N1 near Worcester.

13, including 2 kids, killed in collision between bus and taxi

2016-12-24 10:07

Thirteen people, including two children, have been killed after a bus and a taxi collided on the N1 a few kilometres outside of Worcester, Western Cape, according to paramedics.

Triumph, tears in women’s race

2015-03-18 20:35

Ariane Kleinhans and Annika Langvad collapsed to the ground in exhaustion and elation after crossing the line of Stage 3.

Avondrood Vineyards

2009-10-29 12:07

Avondrood is a boutique cellar, situated in the beautiful Goudini Valley between the majestic Boland Mountains. The cellar was established in 2005, because of our passion for the land and wine. Our mission is to bottle the uniqueness of our terroir and it is our wish that everybody that loves good wine will experience a little bit of this Avondrood magic.

Seven Oaks

2009-10-21 13:19

Seven Oaks is situated in the smog-free Breede River Valley and is part of the Breedekloof wine district. Today, 37 hectares of assorted red and white wine grape cultivars and 14 hectares of peaches and pears are farmed. The best grapes are hand selected and delivered to young winemaker, Francois Agenbag at Mountain Ridge Cellar for production into wine. These wines are bottled under our own Seven Oaks labels.

Deetlefs Estate

2009-10-14 15:53

Deetlefs Estate is the 4th oldest family owned wine estate in South Africa (Est. 1822) Deetlefs Wine Group consists of Deetlefs Wines (Pty)Ltd; Deetlefs Bottling (Pty)Ltd and Deetlefs Laboratory. The Group has substantial experience in the production, bottling, packaging and dispatching of wines. A boldly individual approach, dynamic team, long term focus and mutually beneficial business relationships have created substantial growth that in turn has contributed to the creation of 30 addition...

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