R40m for Blouberg beachfront revamp

It will cost more than R40 million and take five years to “repair” the Blouberg beachfront, says the City of Cape Town. Residents...

Prize-giving

■ Milnerton High held its prize-giving ceremony last week. The top three Grade 12 pupils are, from left, Cameron Misplon, Zharea Henkerman and Bryony...

New venture for charity shop

St Luke’s Hospice West Coast charity shop in Blaauwberg Road will be trading temporarily in a Parklands mall while a new shop is built....

Mountain film fest

The International BANFF ountain Film Festival will be screened from Friday October 26 to Sunday November 4 at Ster-Kinekor cinemas. Eleven extreme adventure short...

Mayor takes pop-up office to Joe Slovo and Phoenix

Joe Slovo and Phoenix residents complained to mayor Patricia de Lille about poor living conditions and empty promises when she took her pop-up office...

Making objects of beauty from waste

Webster Chikazunga is a wire artist from Joe Slovo who has big dreams of opening his own non-profit organisation one day. The 33-year-old Zimbabwean-born...

Make no bones

Jeanne Bull, Melkbosstrand Your edition of October 10 refers. I would like to express my disgust at the fact that you felt the need to use...

International Observe the Moon Night

■ The Cape Centre of the Astronomical Society of South Africa will be at the Pierhead, at the V&A Waterfront, from 3pm to 9pm,...

Give me some sugar

■ Parklands photographer Frieda Prinsloo captured this Cape sugarbird using its long, curved beak to drink nectar from a rooistompie (Mimetes cucullatus) at the...

Flower crowns

In the lead up to Garden Day on Sunday October 21, garden lovers attended a flower-crown-making workshop at the Biscuit Mill this past weekend....