‘Marching ants’ paint the town red

Like marching ants, more than 20 000 walkers dressed in red T-shirts, flooded the Atlantic Seaboard on Sunday, to take part in the 17th...

‘Life at UCT will never be the same’

JOHN HARVEYThe Acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Student Affairs and Transformation of the University of Cape Town is well aware of the difficulties of overcoming...

The sweet and sour sides of the budget…

MATTHEW HIRSCH AND YONELA SINQUThe much anticipated 2016 Budget speech, delivered by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan in Parliament last week, left South Africans...

Sisters cycle for good

KAREN WATKINSSisters Sarah and Anna Dunn are riding the 109km Cape Town Cycle Tour on a tandem for the charity Home from Home. Calling...

Pine Road bust confirms residents’ fears

TAURIQ HASSENKnown criminals and drug dealers frequenting an informal settlement in the heart of Woodstock are raising concerns, with residents saying the Pine Road...

Kenilworth’s call to stop the wastage

TAURIQ HASSEN Kenilworth residents are concerned about the property at 15 Tenant Road which is owned by the national Department of Public Works and...

It’s all about taking it one stroke at a time

SHIFAAN RYKLIEF When Tatler caught up with the young and ambitious swimmer, she had just jumped out of the water - at the Sea...

Illegal gambling machine bust

Woodstock police arrested a 56-year-old man for contravening the Western Cape Gambling and Racing Act, when he was found in possession and manufacturing of...

Call to assist Bel Porto School

JOHN HARVEYAt the crack of dawn each weekday morning, teaching assistants and a group of bus drivers set out to fetch some 140 intellectually...

Budget

In his Budget speech last week, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan announced that excise duties on alcohol will increase between 6.7% and 8.5%. Smokers have...