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Fisantekraaltops crime categories

Fisantekraal accounts for almost a third of the overall crime reported in the Durbanville policing precinct. This emerged at the Durbanville Community Police Forum (DCPF)...

Pedal power

■ Stikland Hospital staff are using bicycles to get around the facility for meetings, ward visits or basic errands, as part of a wellness...

Kangaroo mom provides safety for infants

Three years ago, Barbara and Thinus Campher opened up their hearts and home to provide a safe place for babies and children. The couple, who...

School name change

B Robertson-Muir, Avondale I am an ex-parent of The Settlers High School. It was with shock and horror that I read of the proposed name change...

Heritage square upgrades

Rob Stampe, Durbanville I read with dismay the leader about the R10 million upgrade and the associated works (“Boost for heritage square,” Northern News, September...

Students get financial aid

The University of the Western Cape has raised more than R1.7 million for students needing financial aid. Students and staff called alumni across the country...

Finally, just what the doctor ordered

About 20 people offered to help Moya Croukamp of Bothasig when a sewer pipe on her property became blocked and later collapsed (“Pipe down...

Ratepayers’ making progress

A Kenridge ratepayers’ group says a lack of public support is hurting its efforts to keep homeless people out of the suburb. Geordie Hogarth,...

Farm life

■ Grade 3 and 4 pupils from Bellville North Primary School spent a weekend on a wheat farm just outside Koringberg. On Saturday...

Exporter of the year

■ A Bellville firm that manufactures automated feeding equipment for poultry and pig farms has been named exporter of the year, for the third...