Music collective to perform new classical composition

Violinist Jeffrey Armstrong, pianist Tertia Visser, viola player Stéphanie Lawrenson and cellist Graham du Plessis are members of the Cape Chamber Music Collective.A brand...

City increases its vaccination capacity

NPO Khethimpilo is to host pop-up vaccination sites at community day centres.With the festive season in the rear-view mirror, the City of Cape Town...

Earthy-tasting water is safe to drink

Geosmin is a naturally occurring organic compound that is responsible for the earthy taste of beetroot and the scent that occurs in the air...

City invests R17m in new Dial-a-Ride fleet

The Dial-a-Ride service is for commuters with special needs.The City of Cape Town has invested R17 million in new vehicles for the Dial-a-Ride service...

Parliament arson case postponed

The man accused of burning the National Assembly, Zandile Christmas Mafe, appeared at the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court. Photograph: Phando Jikelo/African News Agency(ANA)The case...

Ecological burns scheduled for City nature reserves

Carefully managed burns are necessary to obtain maximum species diversity.The ecological burn season kicks off with the City of Cape Town’s biodiversity management branch...

Clifton beaches open again, humpback whale carcass removed

The carcass of a humpback whale that washed ashore at Clifton 4th Beach this morning has been removed.The City of Cape Town wants to...

Busy festive season on beaches

The City’s social development and early childhood development department, meanwhile, has tagged 76 725 children since its annual Identikidz project launched in mid-December.The City...

City services arrest 156 suspects in past week

The City’s law enforcement department made 70 arrests and issued 2 938 fines, while their traffic counterparts made 32 arrests, impounded 15 vehicles, 43...

Work of Parliament will continue despite fire damage, says president

Suspect in fire to appear in court tomorrowA total of 36 firefighters and six firefighting appliances battled a fire at Parliament on Sunday morning....