The force be strong at ‘Kon-Tiki’

SHIFAAN RYKLIEF A number of troops from across the city took part in the annual Kon-Tiki expedition at Zandvlei, Muizenberg, at the weekend. Among the...

Stop speeding

Dylan Dare, WoodlandsAs a regular pedestrian of the Dido Valley Road, I have recently been very concerned about the excessive speed with which motorists...

Spotlight on teens

John Njeri, MuizenbergTeenage pregnancy has become a growing concern and hence it has become imperative to look into the various causes of teenage pregnancy...

Read of the Week

The Sword And The PenAllister Sparks Jonathan Ball Review: Brian Joss The Sword and the Pen about the life and times of veteran journalist Allister Sparks who...

Naval blunder

David Erickson, Simon’s TownAfter a 10-week deployment to participate in Exercise Ibsamar V with the Indian and Brazilian navies, including courtesy calls in Mauritius,...

Music, a brain medicine

Muizenberg flea market always a treat

The Muizenberg Flea Market is an institution in the area. Every Sunday it draws crowds that amble through the myriad stalls in a slow...

Have your say on revised environmental management programme

Book launchJoin Kwela Books and author Niq Mhlongo at the launch of his first collection of short stories, Affluenza, at the Book Lounge, Cape...

Great kindness

Jenny Jacobs, NoordhoekI was overwhelmed by the kindness shown to me this week by a woman who was a stranger but came to my...

Education in turmoil

Johann Kikillus, Director: Social Transformation Forum, Ocean ViewI fear that the City of Cape Town and Western Cape provincial government do not communicate with...