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...

Scholarship and bursary opportunities await

The Department of Water and Sanitation is offering bursaries to those planning careers in the sector.Matrics and students pursuing water-related qualifications have until Sunday...

Fish Hoek Primary players make district squads

A number of Fish Hoek Primary School's netball players have been chosen for the District South under-11, under-12 and under-13 squads. Pictured are, back...

No injuries in St James blaze

A fire damaged the offices at St James Wellness spa. Nobody was injured in the blaze.The St James Wellness spa offices were damaged by...

Book review: Why are you looking at me?

Why are you looking at me?Jean du PlessisLonely StaircaseReview: Karen WatkinsThis powerful mix of photography and prose frames moments in time in the travels...