Explosion no surprise

Pat Baldwin, Somerset West I read the letter from Jo-Anne DesFountain with interest (“Terrifying explosion”, Bolander letters, April 11) and have to inform her that...

Nurturing future growers

The rolling hills of Caledon are also home to Overberg High School. As part of an industry outreach programme, Grade...

Celebration of art

A collaboration of six artists presented an exhibition of another kind on Saturday March 24 and Sunday March 25 at the home of art...

Elgin Cool Wine and Country Food Festival

The 2018 edition of the Elgin Cool Wine and Country Food Festival takes place on Saturday April 28 and Sunday April 29. Located less...

Home Affairs office is ‘absurd’

Anthony Simpson, Gordon’s Bay We are guests in your country from the United Kingdom, and are very lucky to be able to live in your...

Legal industry discriminates against people with dyslexia

People with reading and writing disabilities - dyslexia - struggle to find jobs in the legal industry because employers draft advertisements in a way...

Cycling for life

■ The annual indoor Cycling for Life endurance cyclathon in support of Helderberg Hospice takes place on Saturday May 19 at the Sports Hall,...

Fire, foam and fun

■ The weekend standby crew at Volunteer Wildfire Services (VWS) Jonkershoek Firebase visited a Voortrekker group at the Voortrekker Wemmershoek campground last Saturday....

Elmarie is shaping her own story in wines

Thirty-one year-old Elmarie Botes is the newest member of the Nederburg winemaking team. Responsible for its white wines, she is currently completing her first...

At what cost?

Malcolm Stuart, Somerset West I refer to Professor Mark New’s contribution “We are living beyond the earth’s means”, (Bolander, April 11). He conceded to his graduating...