Parents must step up

Bronagh Hammond calls on parents to play an active part in their children's education.

Grow private sector

CCCI president Geoff Jacobs weighs in on the usage of tax revenue.

Junior City Council applications open

Applications for the council are now open, and all Cape Town schools can apply.

Cops clamp down on drugs

Mitchell’s Plain police found fifty units of heroin wrapped in a plastic bag in a house in Korfbal Street.

Make a difference by donating blood

Blood donation only takes 30 minutes of your time every 56 days.

Fake City electricity officials scam residents

The City of Cape Town has warned of criminals posing as their employees.

Missing teen

There is no waiting period to report a missing person.

Braving the back to school blues

The Plainsman visited West End Primary School, in Lentegeur, and Tafelsig Primary School, which started the 2020 academic year yesterday, Tuesday January 14.

Evening with Kramer

David Kramer will sing a variety of songs and tell stories written over the past 40 years.


The Blaqpearl Foundation held a entrepreneurship workshop in Mitchells Plain.