Saying no to abuse

Making their voices heard, from left, are Mika van der Rede, 10, Marlene Seals, Cecelia Alcock and Renaldo van der Rede, 7.

The Kewtown and Statice Heights Women’s Circle held a placard demonstration along Klipfontein Road in Athlone on Saturday as part of the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children Campaign. They were supported by the Athlone and District Advice Office.

Gaynor Africa’s message was clear.
Maria Wamsteker, Roslyndia Thomas, Norma Medell, Asa Voegt and Dianne Finck were among those who took part in the picket.
Patricia Rayners and Merle van der Rede also shared their message.