God of Carnage at the Masque

When two 11-year-old boys get into a fight, during which Henry loses two teeth, his irate parents, Michael and Veronica, invite Benjamin’s parents to...

Environmentalist doctor goes hi-tech

Andries Heyns, who jokingly calls himself “your friendly neighbourhood anti-poacher”, has returned from a five-week anti-poaching course in Touwsrivier and at the Amakhala Game...

Book follows history of far south farms

MICHELLE SAFFERIt could be safely said that born and bred St James resident Mike Walker has kept himself out of his wife’s hair since...

Young surfer wins Cape Crown comp

Kommetjie’s Alex Townsend, 12, improved his national surf ranking in the under-12 division, after he won the BOS Cape Crown competition at Long Beach,...

Wonders of Fish Hoek

Evelyn Lyle took this dramatic photo from Fish Hoek beach on Sunday afternoon, June 12, around 4pm. “ The wonderful lighting made the mountains...

Win Sarafina DVDs

Three Echo readers can each win a DVD of the film, Sarafina!, sponsored by the Nelson Mandela Foundation. Starring Leleti Khumalo, Whoopi Goldberg, John...

What will we tell freedom?

The Africa Centre, in collaboration with the Institute of Creative Arts, presents the last instalment of the Infecting the City Sessions for 2016. This...

Teen brutally raped

A 16-year-old girl was attacked, tied up, stripped naked, strangled and raped three times in Masiphumelele in the early hours of Sunday June 5. The...

Regatta ready

Simon's Town-based False Bay Yacht Club's sailing manager, Dale Smyth, 34, who is in charge of rolling out youth sailing initiatives and has completed...

Read of the Week

Picture: Nigel DearyCariema Isaacs StruikLifestyle Review: Brian Joss Just in time for Ramadaan, which started last week, is My Cape Malay Kitchen by Cariema Isaacs who learnt...