What’s next pussycat? – a survivor’s tale

It’s 10 years now since we fetched him at the Animal Welfare in Gordon’s Bay where he had remained unclaimed for close on a...

Well done Bolander team!

Lemar Chester, Somerset WestI was just perusing last week’s edition and saw the insert about the award - congratulations. It’s a wonderful community paper....

Two winter concerts at Cuveé

Iluminar Productions and Simonsig Wine Estate are hosting a winter dinner-concert series, with intimate acoustic performances by singer-songwriters on the first Friday of every...

Talk on laughter therapy at Playhouse

The Somerset West Unitarian Fellowship will hold a talk by Dr Martin Combrink, right, on “Laughter as therapy” - on Sunday July 3, at...

Student receives gold President’s Award

Joshua Durie, a Grade 11 pupil at Somerset College, has been awarded the prestigious Gold President's Award. Josh received his award from HRH, Earl...

SA wine: No Two Buck Chuck

Sometimes it takes a look through foreign eyes for us to realise just how lucky we are in this country.A friend visiting from America...

PV behaal top wiskundige prestasies

In die Universiteit van Kaapstad se olimpiade was Parel Vallei vierde uit ‘n totaal van 180 skole wat aan die kompetisie deelgeneem het....

Pieter-Dirk Uys comes to Playhouse Theatre

I watched Pieter-Dirk Uys (PDU) on stage for the first time in the 1984 at the State Theatre in Pretoria, in his one...

Our Teflon president plays for time

In a surprisingly rapid response, the North Gauteng High Court has denied Jacob Zuma and the NPA leave to appeal its so-called Spy Tapes...

Never too late to strengthen relationships

I have a confession. Since last year, I’ve been glued to a song on YouTube, a song titled ’Til Kingdom Come by Coldplay -...