SFB to oppose petrol station’s liquor licence application

The Sea Point Fresnaye Bantry Bay (SFB) ratepayers’ and residents’ association is objecting to an application for a Pick n Pay convenience store at...

Schotsche Kloof trustees tackle neglected flats

The Schotsche Kloof flats have incredible views of the City Bowl but these Bo-Kaap flats have fallen into disrepair.Two of the blocks of flats...

NSRI wins two international awards

The NSRI has won two International Maritime Rescue Federation Awards.The awards, announced last Tuesday, September 14, were dominated by stories of dedication, selflessness, bravery,...

No arrests at illegal, maskless anti-vax march

Despite them breaking a number of Covid protocols, no anti-vaccine protesters were arrested at an anti-vax march held at the promenade over the weekend.When...

Captain Fanplastic audio book launched

Singer Zolani Mahola narrates the story The Legend of Captain Fanplastic at The Avenue on SaturdayChildren and adults sat huddled around Freshlyground’s lead singer...

Salga’s wage agreement is not good news for ratepayers

Jacques Moolman, president of the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry.The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (Samwu) the South African Local Government Association, and...

Read of the week

The Unicorn BabyRoxanne AtkinsonJonathan BallLauren O’Connor-MayThe name of this book might make you think that it is a fantasy novel but it is the...

Sea Point street people get the jab

Soupertroopers, Project HOPE and the Homeless Action Committee combined their efforts to get people living on the streets of Sea Point vaccinated last week.Homeless...

Green Point resident wins viniculture award

Green Point resident Rene Groenewald, who graduated from the Institute of Cape Wine Masters, was awarded the Groenland Award for best viniculture graduate, at...

Former cop facing pornography charges found dead

A former Camps Bay police station commander, who appeared in court on charges of child pornography and indecent assault earlier this year, was found...