Bertish does big things for charity

A Hout Bay resident has turned a life-threatening experience into a positive one - and what’s more is that he’s embarking on fundraising for...

An eye for an eye

Colin Jooste, ObservatoryThere has been an alarming escalation in the senseless murders of young people over the past few years, in particular since the...

Act fast to get a free compost bin

STAFF REPORTERTurning your household waste into liquid gold for your garden has never been easier. A study conducted by the City of Cape Town in...

Theatre scriptwriting competition

Entries for submissions for The Imbewu Trust’s 2016 SCrIBE Script-writing Competition are now open.Celebrating its fifth year, the SCrIBE Scriptwriting Competition is a platform...

Read of the Week

The Seed ThiefJacqui L’ Ange Umuzi Review: Brian Joss Magdalena “Maddy” Bellani is a botanist working at Kirstenbosch and is fascinated by the Cape’s fynbos. She was...

Historic telescope for sale

JOHN HARVEYMillions of people check classifieds site each day, looking for jobs, homes or vehicles, but every once in a while the platform offers...

Harriers’ new recruits put their best foot forward

OWN CORRESPONDENTThis year, 13 of the development runners from Hout Bay Harriers Athletics Club showed their mettle in the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon,...

Groot Constantia welcomes car rally

A red Citroen was the cheapest car that Peter van der Horst could find. That was in 1986 and he still has it to...

Four arrested for robberies at beach

YOLANDE DU PREEZEaster Monday might have been a day of rest for the country but for the Hout Bay SAPS, Community Crime Prevention (CCP)...

For the love of vinyl…

MATTHEW HIRSCHThere’s something about carefully placing the needle into the groove of a record, then carefully having to lift it again to turn the...