Thank you

Sue Sumner, KommetjieMy flat burnt down at Swan Lodge on November 20 last year (“History up in flames,” Echo December 2, 2021).I wish to...

SPCA rescues starfish from Clovelly Beach

Cape of Good Hope SPCA chief inspector Jaco Pieterse releasing some of the starfish.The Cape of Good Hope SPCA rescued more than 500 starfish...

Kalahari cat finds new home

Dr Gerry Norris of Noordhoek with Kalahari cat.What could have become a disastrous ending to a family holiday turned into a pleasant surprise for...

Music collective to perform new classical composition

Violinist Jeffrey Armstrong, pianist Tertia Visser, viola player Stéphanie Lawrenson and cellist Graham du Plessis are members of the Cape Chamber Music Collective.A brand...

CPUT’s Sesona ’The Real Deal’ Macala off to Europe

Varsity Shield player of the tournament, Sesona Macala, off to EuropeFormer CPUT rugby player, Sesona Macala, is gearing up to play professional rugby in...

City increases its vaccination capacity

NPO Khethimpilo is to host pop-up vaccination sites at community day centres.With the festive season in the rear-view mirror, the City of Cape Town...

Earthy-tasting water is safe to drink

Geosmin is a naturally occurring organic compound that is responsible for the earthy taste of beetroot and the scent that occurs in the air...

City invests R17m in new Dial-a-Ride fleet

The Dial-a-Ride service is for commuters with special needs.The City of Cape Town has invested R17 million in new vehicles for the Dial-a-Ride service...

Join the club

The Fish Hoek Athletics Club will reopen on Wednesday January 12 to help you get fitter, run faster, and further in 2022. The clubhouse...

Unusual visitor

Eric Schiffer took this picture of an ocelot on upper Red Hill Road on Sunday January 2. The ocelot (Leopardus pardalis) is a medium-sized...