Aerospace industry thriving in Somerset West

A groundbreaking aerospace initiative in the heart of Somerset West will see a privately funded micro-satellite, designed and assembled in record time, launched into...

Advocate talks at U3A

The director and head of projects for Accountability Now, Paul Hoffman, SC, right, will be talking at the last Helderberg U3A meeting for the...

Young music composers ‘Dream’ big

On Friday October 21, at 8pm, the Endler Concert Series in collaboration with Kompos celebrates the fresh new orchestral works of Stellenbosch’s young music...

Wastonias on the Helderberg

Somerset West resident Frances Bishop sent Bolander this picture of the spectacular displays of Watsonias, in the Helderberg Nature Reserve.

Top young talent at Nederburg concert

This year’s Nederburg Picnic Pops sunset concert takes place at Nederburg on Saturday November 26, where young and old can once again experience outstanding...

The end is (almost) nigh

As sure as the sun rises and sets every day, Jacob Zuma will have his day in court, in about a year’s time, give...

Speeding through the lives of Bolanders…

I’ve been to some desolate places.Like Etosha Pan, in Namibia - in my Land Cruiser, as a game ranger. Or the Salar de Uyuni -...

Rotarians

October 10 was a memorable night for the Rotary Club of Somerset West, when two new Rotarians, Ghenwa and Geza Steingaszner, were inducted...

Nature’s bounty at Open Gardens

Bright yellow and rich orange clivias by the score, dark green leaved clumps of yet to bloom, blue and white agapanthus by the 10-score,...

My Woordplaneet

My Woordplaneet (My Planet Word) is Chris van Niekerk, regs, se nuutste aanbieding wat op 2 en 3 November by die Drostdy-teater op...