Ravaged by fire

UCT buildings were ravaged by the wild fire which started at Rhodes Memorial on Sunday April 18. This picture, taken on Sunday, shows firefighters working tirelessly to get the fire under control.

Firefighters from the City of Cape Town, Table Mountain National Park, Working on Fire and the Volunteer Wildfire Services have worked tirelessly for three days to contain a fire that started on Sunday April 18 and damaged 600 hectares of Table Mountain National Park, from Rhodes Memorial all the way to Devil’s Peak. Firefighters are still on the scene to secure the area and continue with their mop up operations.