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‘Bridging’ the needs at Hospice

■ The Helderberg Village bridge event was held in aid of Helderberg Hospice at Talanie Hall on Monday June 4, organised by Audrey Hoyle,...

The skinny on fats…

Why eating the right kind of fat is essential for weight loss, a healthy heart, and overall health Does fat make you fat, or skinny?...

Surviving breast cancer

Anneke Landman, who lives in Stellenbosch, was diagnosed with breast cancer when she was 37. As with any cancer diagnosis, it came as a...

Seeking solutions to homelessness, crime problem in Somerset West

Somerset West community activist Neil Matthews has taken his quest to address the issues of homeless people and street crime to Community Safety MEC...

Report of water theft

Dr Janet Hodgson, Somerset West I am retired and have been living at Helderberg Village in Somerset West for seven years thanks to the generosity...

Read of the Week

Enemy of the People: How Jacob Zuma stole South Africa and how the people fought backAdriaan Basson & Pieter du Toit Jonathan Ball Publishers Review:...

Railway bridge fiasco

Joe Campbell, Strand This has been going on for about two years. In the first year things seemed to be going well but since that...

Policy or personalities?

Why is it that politicians have such terribly short memories?Is it because they forget what they have said in the - often quite recent...

Pick up the ‘threads’ with Compassionate Friends

Threads is the theme of the national annual gathering of the South African Compassionate Friends, the international support group for parents who have lost...

Not black and white

Johan van Zyl, Gordon’s Bay Arthur K Sarna’s subtly-worded letter (“Think out of the box”, Bolander letters, June 13) has prompted me to engage...