State of the nation

Jasmine Uys, Alicedale What is happening in South Africa is very sad. South Africa is such a beautiful and rich country. We have the mines, agriculture,...

Spring exhibition

■ Winter Arums, by Karen Burns, is one of the works by more than 70 artists you can see at the Constantiaberg Art Society’s...

Spring belles

■ Hazendal Primary hosted a school bazaar and food fair on Saturday September 1, with a variety of stalls as well as a spring...

Setback for Rangers after tough loss

Played in front of a decent and vocal crowd in Rangers’ backyard, the match was a fast-paced one, with end-to-end action. The home side’s...

Reinvention in your empty nest

I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder and have all the symptoms of it. The worst of them is that I tend to not be...

Read of the Week

Private PrincessJames Patterson and Rees Jones Penguin Book Review: Karen Watkins This action novel starts out with former American marine Jack Morgan co-piloting a Gulfstream from Europe...

Pupils show why they are ‘grande’

Pupils at Rio Grande Primary outperformed their peers at seven other schools when they took the top three positions from Grade 4 to Grade...

Patience a key ingredient in 60-year marriage

For 60 years Harold Cloete has enjoyed supper cooked by his wife, Jeannette, and they have been by each other’s sides through thick and...

On the ball

pictures: buntu gotywa

I must tell (her)

David Kapp, Belthorn Estate I must tell (her) I must tell her I mutter away to the two who come to fix our besieged water meter (a Grade 6 learner and I were...