Blocked

Deon Fialkov, Three Anchor BayThe other day someone I met on Facebook blocked me for some reason. They didn’t make the reason known. ...

Bid for urban park and track to enter history books

MATTHEW HIRSCHA move by the City of Cape Town to declare Green Point Urban Park and track a heritage site has been largely welcomed...

‘Wash them away’

Chris Van Der Spuy, Sea PointYour item (“Battling crime and grime,” Atlantic Sun, March 31) refers. The legalistic approach seems to be that anyone...

‘Most congested city in the country’

MATTHEW HIRSCHTraffic is a hot topic in Cape Town at the moment, and a recent study shows this is not by chance. The TomTom Traffic...

Women of song

The cream of the crop in local and international artists assembled at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, for the 17th edition of Africa’s...

This school needs to be a school

Pamela Koonin, Sea PointEveryone writes about Tafelberg School, whereas Tafelberg Remedial School only occupied the property for a relatively short time from the 1990s,...

Shock defeat for SK in opening encounter

MZOXOLO BUDAZaSK Walmer RFC’s first team kicked off their 2016 Western Province Rugby Football Union Super League A (WPFRU SLA) season on a losing...

New park brings hope in Vredehoek

MATTHEW HIRSCHA new park opened this week in Vredehoek with the hope that it will rejuvenate a previously underused area. Virginia Avenue Park,...

MSF doctor calls Sea Point home

JOHN HARVEY When Dr Eric Goemaere, medical coordinator of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in South Africa, embarked on an ambitious project to test the...

Jewellery refinery in Bo-Kaap raises health concerns

MATTHEW HIRSCHBo-Kaap residents are concerned about a jewellery refinery in the area, which they say could have serious health consequences. The refinery is not...