New toy library opens

Temperance Town Primary School formally opened the toy library addition to its library for preschool toddlers and their mothers, on Friday April 8. This...

Memories of beloved brother

Heidi Marais, Somerset WestBrian Hoy, my brother, was tragically killed in an army accident on the Northern border of Namibia, on August 20, 1988,...

Matie’s Mariske is SA cross country champ

Matie cyclist Mariske Strauss, 24, overcame injuries and a bad tumble just the week before being crowned African cross-country champion, at the 2016 African...

Markgoed: ’* wintergedagte

Daar gaan leerhandsakke, ontwerpersklere, handgemaake tappiserie skoene, babaklere en dekor, juwele, kaartjies, linne, ’* deli en nog vele meer wees. Daar is ’*...

Een rede vir ’* vreemde attraksie

Die onlangse Woordfees het nogal ’* groot indruk op my gemaak, maar nie net oor die atmosfeer, die boeke en die bekendstellings...

Drumming circle

* Baka, left, is holding a drumming circle at the Somerset West hall library, on Friday April 15, at 7pm. Baka has been...

Try being considerate

Johan van Zyl, Gordon’s BayConsiderate (adjective): 1. Showing kindly awareness or regard for another’s feelings, circumstances, etc. 2. Carefully considered; deliberate. 3. Marked by...

Paarl actress shines at theatre awards

NORMAN MCFARLANEThe who’s who of Western Cape theatre gathered at the Baxter Theatre on Sunday evening, March 20, for the 51st Fleur du Cap...

New skills development unit for Bizweni Centre

The Bizweni Centre for Disabled Children in Somerset West now has a new skills development unit that will cater for 30 children who require...

New minister

* Reverend Tony Robinson was inducted as the new minister of the Stellenbosch United Church (Presbyterian and Congregational) on Sunday March 20. The...