Back to the grindstone for False Bay RFC

False Bay RFC squad members raring to go following the announcement that training sessions can resume, subject to lockdown restrictions.Club rugby in the Western...

Teen to tackle Robben Island swim for mental health

Mental health activist Christopher Kleynhans at St James.A 17-year-old Wynberg Boys’ High School matric pupil will swim from Robben Island to Big Bay Lifesaving...

Interact donates stationery

St Michael’s programme co-ordinator Nicole Wevers, right, with St Michael’s director Rosemary Tsuara, left, and WGHS Interact Grade 11 pupil Alexa Loxton.Wynberg Girls High...

Where is my Christmas mail?

Paddy McPherson, BergvlietI am fed up because, having lived in various places in the world at Christmas time, I receive cards and letters keeping...

Grade R, are you ready?

Tsakile Hlungwani, 5, started Grade R at Wynberg Girls’ Junior School on Monday February 15.While some children may have been dreading the end of...

Sona for the ordinary citizen

Janine Myburgh, president of the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry.Listening to the 90-minute speech to Parliament on Thursday were South Africans from...

Emotional thriller showcases multiple levels of abuse

Book reviewAll my lies are true by Dorothy KoomsonPublished by Jonathan BallPoppy Carlisle was sent to prison more than 20 years ago for killing...

Engineering and design facility for Wynberg school

Feature brickwork is not yet complete around the whole of the new building. Wynberg Boys’ High School pupils are in for a treat as...

Unusual veggie

This unusual looking vegetable was the cause of some head scratching until it was identified as a kohlrabi or German turnip.Tamsin Ward-Burch, of Plumstead,...

Valley high schools ready for academic year

Wynberg Boys’ High School hall becomes a classroom to help with physical distancing.The eerie silence hanging over school halls, classrooms and playgrounds is about...