Young, local barber a cut above the rest

Shuaib Biscombe proudly shows off his trophy, certificate and prizes after the event.A young, Stellenbosch barber competed in the recently hosted King and Queen...

Monitoring system designed to manage invasive plants

In South Africa the invasion of alien plants has a huge negative ecological and socio-economic impact. Pictured above, are alien tree invasion namely Acacia...

Coffee entrepreneur makes big moves

Mhlengi Ngcobo in his new coffee shop located in Somerset West. PICTURE: LIZELLE LOTTER PHOTOGRAPHYA local entrepreneur is one step closer to realising his...

Reserve ready to reopen

The Helderberg Nature ReserveAfter its closure as a result of the devastating fire in June this year, the City of Cape Town has last...

Sauce selling enterprise to uplift backyard farmers

One of the empowered growers, Nthabiseng Manentsa, a former resident of Kayamandi in Stellenbosch, who has been able to acquire more space for her...

Earth to Eat dinner series hosted at Spier

The Vadas Smokehouse & Bakery at the Spier wine farm.The Vadas Smokehouse & Bakery at Spier wine farm, presents the Earth to Eat winter...

Paul Roos prepare for iconic interschools

South African musician and TV personality, Pietman Geldenhuys, will MC the Nashua Intershools Dinner.There is a build up of great anticipation on the school...

The New Silk Road talk

Professor Leonard SuranskyU3A Helderberg will host Professor Leonard Suransky on Wednesday August 3, at 10am at the Strand Town Hall – this time “in...

Different women’s groups supported Mama Themba for Mandela Day, and numerous items were donated, while 67 minutes were spent to pack care bags. Picture...

The Masikhule team would like to thank the amazing community of the Helderberg for their wonderful contributions to our Mandela Day initiative, Cast On...