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Bird bath

Milkwoodpark resident Duncan McDermid took this picture of a white eye in his garden.

One teen on drugs is one too many

Johan Kikillus, director Soteria Ministries, Ocean ViewOver the past 11 years that I have operated in Ocean View, I have dealt with several hundred...

Seniors getting jab despite shortages

False Bay Hospital staff outside the vaccination clinic.The province has officially entered its third wave of Covid-19 infections, with the Cape Town metro recording...

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

Blue forget-me-nots are the flowers associated with dementia and Alzheimer’sAlzheimer’s is a name that most of us are familiar with, whether it is through...

Beach access should be free

Susan O’Hagan Ward, Fish HoekGregory Christians letter, “Why pay for parking?” (False Bay Echo, June 3) refers.I totally agree with what he said and...

Whisper of endangered wings

Tubutubu, the sculpture of the endangered Cape Flats butterfly, at Zandvlei Strandveld Circle.A sculpture of a critically endangered indigenous butterfly, the Barber's Cape Flats...

Fund covers private emergency care for needy

Cape Medical Response (CMR) paramedic Melanie Janse van Vuuren.A partnership between the False Bay Hospital Trust and Cape Medical Response (CMR) will make private...

Fund-raiser speaks for the animals

Animal communicator Anna Breytenbach with Jaffer, a white-faced owl at Soetwater Environmental Education Centre.The welfare of wild birds living at Soetwater Environmental Education Centre...

Celebrating Youth Day in the shadow of Covid

South Africans celebrated Youth Day yesterday, Wednesday June 16, in commemoration of the 1976 Soweto uprising. YOLANDE DU PREEZ asked youth in the valley...

Noordhoek man makes UN ocean appeal

Endurance swimmer and maritime lawyer Lewis Pugh, of Noordhoek, has given an address to the UN on the importance of protecting the world’s oceans.South...