City pools open for school holidays

Water tankers will transport water obtained from identified non-potable water sources to the open pools.

Plato reacts to crime statistics

All provinces have recorded increases in contact crimes in the last financial year, according to crime statistics.

Women unite against violence

Since 19-year-old Uyinene Mrwetyana’s murder, there have been protest marches and silent vigils almost daily across the country.

Read of the Week

Simonéh de Bruin-Fortuin describes Give Me Your Hand as a blistering psychological thriller not only about ambition, obsession and conscience but also about the often complex relationships women have with each other.

Tragedies re-imagined

The project is headed by Fleishman and Mandla Mbothwe and was made possible through funding by the Andrew W Mellon Foundation.

Queen for the day

Fondazione Labia, the charitable arm of Casa Labia Cultural Centre in Muizenberg, and Reach for a Dream are giving 10 teenage girls with life-threatening illnesses the opportunity to be a queen for a day.

Taking on the impossible

Noordhoek resident Guy Jennings completed the 2019 Silk Road Mountain Race, placing 34th out of 144 competitors and is the first South African to succeed in this adventure.

Enough is enough

Men and women from various communities came out in numbers to show their support to women and children who suffer at the hands of men.


Kommetjie resident Rochelle Coetzee celebrated her 30th birthday with an enchanted forest theme on Saturday August 31.

Old cat

Sam, who recently celebrated his 22nd birthday, enjoys living on the water in Marina da Gama.