Photo Essay

Meet Plett’s happy dogs

Volunteers feed 250 pets from informal settlements every Saturday

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3 September 2020

Covid-19: exercise helps with the cigarette ban, says Hanover Park jogger

Young and old exercise daily to keep their spirits up during the pandemic

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6 August 2020

In photos: Storm causes flooding in Cape Town

The City’s Disaster Risk Management says flood kits, sand and milling will be provided to affected informal settlements

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10 July 2020

How Ladles of Love makes millions of meals during lockdown

The organisation needs donations to continue coming in

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10 July 2020

Cape Flats families bury their children on Youth Day

“It happens every day, uncle, every single day”

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18 June 2020

In photos: Cape Town flooded

The city has been hit by hail, lightning, thunder and heavy rain since Wednesday

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11 June 2020

Flooded shack dwellers occupy dry private land

Residents of Waterfront informal settlement want to move to Philippi Village property

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11 June 2020

Covid-19: Woodstock Hospital occupiers face a new challenge

“We’ve ensured that nobody goes without food”

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8 May 2020

City vs shack dwellers: Occupations and demolitions escalate in Cape Town

Despite last week’s court order, new shacks are being erected next to Empolweni and the City is tearing them down.

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22 April 2020

In photos: Day one of lockdown

Soldiers and police patrol streets asking residents to stay at home

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27 March 2020

Centuries old fishing method survives in False Bay

In the 1970s there were dozens of trek fishing crews. Today, there are only four left.

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28 February 2020

Triumph for amateur cast at the opera house

Don’t Miss Your Turning Point received a standing ovation on Saturday night at Artscape

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17 February 2020

Metrorail’s skorokoro trains

Cape Town’s trains are hard to love

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7 February 2020