Rotary Shop gets Make-Over

Rotary Shop gets Make-Over

17th January 2018

Melkbosstrand’s Rotary shop has opened after a well-deserved holiday break. And the ladies who man (or should one say who ‘woman’) this shop have been very busy. The shop received a huge amount of donations, and space had to be made. This week, six ladies got together to sort outRead More

Colyn maak lekker Corn Dogs

Colyn maak lekker Corn Dogs

6th July 2017

Hier’s nog ‘n lekker resep en storie uit die kombuis van die bekende sjef Colyn Serfontein van Colyn maak Man Kos faam. Deur Colyn Serfontein “Man Kos is mos iets wat maklik geëet kan word. Jy vat dit sommer so met die hand en daar gaan jy. Nou hierdie AmerikaanseRead More

Atlantis to boost City’s Water Supplies

Atlantis to boost City’s Water Supplies

27th November 2017

No need to be perturbed if you live near an aquifer and you see a helicopter flying overhead with something resembling a wagon wheel hanging from it. The helicopter is busy conducting a survey of the City’s aquifers and the ‘wagon wheel’ is a measuring device. The survey of theRead More

Shooting Incident Rocks Table View

Shooting Incident Rocks Table View

17th January 2018

During the early hours of Sunday morning Table View police received a complaint of a shooting in the parking area near a local pub in Marine Circle. Upon their arrival the officers found a man who had been shot five times inside a vehicle. The man had been shot inRead More

Other News

Abalone. Photo: SAPS

Abalone Bust

9th January 2018 at 8:54 am 0 comments

Police arrested three men and confiscated abalone valued at R234 500. The incident took place at 02:30 on Sunday 7 January, reports police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler. Members of the Operational Response Service received information that a vehicle suspected of transporting abalone was driving from Melkbosstrand towards Table View. ARead More

Criminals Face up to the Music

Criminals Face up to the Music

8th January 2018 at 9:17 am 0 comments

Justice has been meted out to three murderers and four robbers for crimes committed in the Milnerton Cluster. Joe Slovo murder The first man (aged 21) was convicted of a murder he committed in Joe Slovo on Tuesday 14 February 2017. The man was sentenced to 12 years imprisonment ofRead More

Great Escape: Paternoster

Great Escape: Paternoster

8th January 2018 at 8:35 am 0 comments

Snapshots from Paternoster: The houses are painted white with blue trim. The restaurants, of whom some are famous and rightly so, and some are not celebrated and rightly so, do brisk business. The days are long and mellow. The sun beats down and bakes away the memories of long workdays.Read More

Sea Claims Another Life

Sea Claims Another Life

3rd January 2018 at 9:48 am 0 comments

At 10h01, Tuesday, 02 January, NSRI Melkbosstrand duty crew and NSRI Melkbosstrand lifeguards attended at Main Beach Melkbosstrand where a surfer, Sheldon Brissett, from Durban, had rescued a 17 year old man from the surf and on reaching the beach had started performing CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) efforts on theRead More

Milnerton Cluster Police Crack down on Crime

Milnerton Cluster Police Crack down on Crime

29th November 2017 at 9:59 am 0 comments

A team under the command of Major General Aneeqah Jordaan arrested 458 suspects between 24 November and 26 November. The arrests included one for murder and three for attempted murder. They also included a case that was rather strange. On 25 November Table View Police responded to a complaint ofRead More

The clandestine laboratory. Photo: Supplied

Sunset Beach Drug Bust

27th November 2017 at 10:05 am 0 comments

What has been described as a “clandestine laboratory with different chemicals and drugs” was found in a house in Sunset Beach yesterday. According to police spokesperson Captain FC van Wyk police officers reacted to a tip-off about “drug activities at the house.” Members of the Visible Policing Unit swooped downRead More

Atlantis to boost City’s Water Supplies

Atlantis to boost City’s Water Supplies

27th November 2017 at 9:47 am 0 comments

No need to be perturbed if you live near an aquifer and you see a helicopter flying overhead with something resembling a wagon wheel hanging from it. The helicopter is busy conducting a survey of the City’s aquifers and the ‘wagon wheel’ is a measuring device. The survey of theRead More

T’View Crime Report

T’View Crime Report

25th November 2017 at 11:56 am 0 comments

24 November: A 41-year-old man from Site 5 Informal settlement in Table View was arrested after police swooped down on his house in the early hours of the morning. Mandrax tablets, tik, dagga and an undisclosed amount of cash were found. The man is expected to appear in the CapeRead More

Clever Kids get into the Holiday Spirit

Clever Kids get into the Holiday Spirit

25th November 2017 at 11:06 am 0 comments

They came, they saw and they splashed about. Approximately 50 children who attend the ACVV’s Clever Kids Academy in Melkbosstrand were treated to a day poolside on Friday. The children were equipped with inflatable swimming rings and armbands, and were only allowed into the kiddies’ pool at the Ou SkipRead More

Former stock controller Rudy Meyer. Photo: Melkbos.net

Playing Pool at the Highest Level Cost him his Job

25th November 2017 at 8:46 am 0 comments

Playing pool at the highest level cost  Rudy Meyer his job. Now the affable Melkbosstrander (48), who plays for Pool Billiards South Africa,  is willing to give up his sport in order to find a job. “I’m willing to cancel my pool for my family and just play social pool,”Read More

NEWSLETTER

SIGN UP

Do you want to get the latest news from Melkbos.net? Enter your email address and click subscribe.