District Six: A winding path home

carl collisonA neat, yet somewhat tired-looking lounge suite is surrounded by black-and-white images of the District Six of yesteryear, maps of the area ...

Cape Malay Choir heritage

M Hartley, Chairman: Cape Malay heritage societyThe Cape Malay choirs were a creation of racist Nationalist Afrikaner Professor ID Du Plessis in 1939 (“Choir...

River Club to host international animation festival

JOHN HARVEYThis year’s Cape Town International Animation Festival promises to be a unique opportunity for the public to rub shoulders with the world’s leading...

Observatory developments a cause for concern

TAURIQ HASSENObservatory residents, still smarting from a fight they lost to stop a nine-storey block of flats going up in their midst, are gearing...

Foraging in park yield bountiful results

KAREN KOTZEIn a world of economic pressure and food insecurity, there is an original way to both provide food for your family, and grow...

What to do when someone suffers a stroke

Nabeelah MohedeenStroke is the third leading cause of death in South Africa, after a heart attack and cancer. This is according to Helping Hands’...

Three held for assaulting woman near Mostert’s Mill

YONELA SINQUThree suspects have been taken in for questioning following the attempted rape of a woman near the University of Cape Town campus on...