Approval of amendments to Municipal Planning By-law raises residents’ ire

The amendments will, among others, allow for controlled densification, short-term letting of flats, and minor freestanding and minor rooftop cell masts, either as of right or as a consent use.

Keep children safe on the roads

Road deaths and injuries are sudden, violent, traumatic events. Their impact is long-lasting, often permanent.

Border wall debate continues

Geoff and Francoise Liang say they have pictures to back up their claims over the boundary wall.

Hawks colonel killed in West Beach home

Hawks spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Philani Nkwalase said Colonel Huitbrecht Christina Stemmet was shot and killed in her home on Sunday night.

Call for aid as safety system shuts down

The UIF has already started processing claims for the new parental benefits to contributing and qualifying UIF beneficiaries.

Fireworks show will be missed

West Beach resident Agi Orfanos believes Guy Fawkes celebrations would have been a fitting way to welcome the return of the Springboks after their victory over England.


British violinist Anthony Marwood is coming to Cape Town.

Aunty Merle

Aunty Merle The Musical is returning to the Baxter Theatre.


Yo Yo Ma will perform Johann Sebastian Bach’s Six Suites for Unaccompanied Cello without interval.

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