Dealing with the narcissist in your life

The response to the last column I wrote on Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) has been quite dramatic but also expected. Many people indicated a...

Cover up in the sun, Cansa says

It’s getting hotter and the Cancer Association of South Africa (Cansa) is encouraging people to throw shade at skin cancer this summer. According to...

Male rape trauma less likely to be reported

Rees Mann, himself a survivor of rape and sexual abuse, is the founder of South Africa’s first registered organisation to support male survivors of...

Academic achievers

The Westville Primary School hall was filled with the applause of parents, guardians and grandparents who attended the awards evening on Tuesday, November 28....

99 candles

The oldest parishioner at Christ the Redeemer Anglican Church in Westridge and the oldest member of Club 60 Seniors’ Club, Johanna Botha, better known...

Christmas is for the children

Cape Community Newspapers (CCN), which publishes Plainsman and its sister titles, held a Christmas party for four educares at Maynardville park in Wynberg on...

In their finest …

■ Members of the Strandfontein Diabetic Support Group, pictured, ended their year as Kaap se Klopse with members dressing up in their coon best...

Festival thanks

Sheval Arendse, councillor for Ward 82 and Wolfgat sub-council chairperson The story “Expectations exceeded” (Plainsman, December 6) refers. Allow me to use this opportunity to...

Anger over rape

Chaos erupted in the streets of Tafelsig after an eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 52-year-old man on Friday December 1.The man appeared...

World Aids Day programme

■ The City of Cape Town held a World Aids Day programme at the Town Centre on Friday December 1. Mayoral committee member for...