Well-known obgyn dies

Dr Carol Thomas spent 24 years at Groote Schuur Hospital until 2010 and she also founded iMobiMaMa, a South African digital service providing health advice to pregnant women.

Trail bikes

Newlands resident David Helps writes about his experience when using the road.

Stamp of disapproval for post office

Vince Conway says he sent the parcel containing a coffee machine and some linen to his doctor brother living at Vera Beach, Florida, on April 6, last year.

Easter thoughts

Observatory resident Colin Jooste looks back at the history of Easter.

Circus outing

Children entertained by performers of the Zip Zap Circus.

Winter is coming

Game of Thrones fans were at Canal Walk Nu Metro cinema for the premier of its final season, at 3am, on Monday April 15.

Tip-top talkers

Talking Heads Toastmasters Club meets on the first Thursday of each month in Salt River.

School mourns teacher’s death

Marcellus Avontuur was at Cecil Road Primary for 30 years. He was the school’s PE teacher.

School gears up for Fame the Musical

Drama teacher Sarah McArthur and head of drama Tessa Steyn have been preparing the girls for two months for the musical, which is set in 1980s New York.

Read of the Week

Karen Watkins reviews There Goes English Teacher - A Memoir.