‘Close calls’ at crossing

There have reportedly been several near-misses between speeding cars and pupils dropped off on the opposite side of the road from the Cape Academy for Maths Science and Technology.

Screening of surf and ocean films

The Wavescape Surf and Ocean Festival will host an extended line-up of 15 events

Seasonal firefighting recruits start training

Seasonal firefighters were introduced as an EPWP programme in early 2009 to fund the appointment of 40 seasonal firefighters.

Concert series

Anthony Marwood and Serbian pianist Aleksander Madzar will present the Cape Town Concert Series’ annual Celebrity Recital at the Baxter Concert Hall.


Soprano Laetitia Grimaldi and pianist Ammiel Bushakevitz are in Cape Town for just one recital.

Calendar on sale

The calendar, which is sold to raise funds for the society, costs R40.

Nal’ibali launches library card drive

Right now in South Africa, only one in every five children in Grade 4 can read for meaning.

Spiritual expo hosted at Pollsmoor

The expo was open to Correctional Services officials, faith-based organisations and NGOs helping to rehabilitate prisoners.

Jumana on a medical mission to Ghana

Grade 11 Jumana Logday says she is thrilled to have been chosen as one of two South Africans to go on the medical mission to Ghana.

New app gets public in on the act

Last week, Diep River police spokesman Constable Zak Marais announced the development of the My SAPS app.