Post Tagged with: "Milnerton"

Electricity Tampering, Cable Theft in Joe Slovo

Electricity Tampering, Cable Theft in Joe Slovo

12th October 2017 at 10:20 am 0 comments

The City of Cape Town has dealt with nearly 6 000 cases of electricity tampering and 3 000 cases of cable theft over the past financial year. Joe Slovo in Milnerton has been identified as one of the hotspots. According to the City of Cape Town, accounts were adjusted toRead More

Horse Power!

Horse Power!

5th July 2017 at 8:02 am 0 comments

Beauty! Power! Speed! These marvellous racehorses were recently photographed at Milnerton racecourse and stables by Denise Crawford. Though the racecourse is not used for racing anymore, it is still used for the training and stabling of race horses. The surroundings have of course changed, with much of the land aroundRead More

Milnerton Drug Bust

Milnerton Drug Bust

4th July 2017 at 10:57 am 0 comments

Milnerton police seized ephedrine, tik, ecstasy tables, cocaine and heroin in the early hours of yesterday morning. The drugs have an estimated street value of R150 000. Members of Milnerton Operation Combat reacted to a tip off that drugs were being sold at a house in Libra Road in Milnerton. AccordingRead More

Hot Spot for Theft

Hot Spot for Theft

8th June 2017 at 6:31 pm 0 comments

Table View Police warns motorists to be on the alert at the intersection of Blaauwberg and Koeberg Road in Table View, as well as Potsdam Road near the Stables. According to recent reports there has been an increase in cellphones stolen from stationary cars at these places.  No firearms wereRead More

Celeste Vorster with her painting of magnolias. Photos: Melkbos.net

An Artist’s Journey

14th April 2017 at 11:50 am 0 comments

Some of Celeste Vorster’s paintings are so powerful that they compel one to look at them. They glow, for one thing. And they are beautiful in the quiet way that a Vermeer painting is. The Milnerton-based artist laughs at the flood of compliments that her painting of magnolias is getting.Read More

Armed Robbery at Milnerton Superette

Armed Robbery at Milnerton Superette

1st February 2017 at 10:50 am 0 comments

Two armed men robbed a superette in Koeberg Road, Milnerton, on Tuesday afternoon. Three accomplices stood guard outside. The two robbers, both armed with handguns, instructed the cashier to hand over an undisclosed amount of cash and sigarettes. They fled on foot from the scene.  Fortunately no one was injuredRead More

Beware: Cameras on Guard!

Beware: Cameras on Guard!

21st September 2016 at 11:18 am 0 comments

Councillor Nora Grose’s message to criminals targeting Melkbosstrand is simple: “You come to our neighbourhood; we are going to deal with you.” And in order to do so a bit of extra high-tech help would be appreciated. More LPR cameras such as the ones that spotted the false number platesRead More

JP’s Big Heritage Day Event

JP’s Big Heritage Day Event

18th September 2016 at 7:19 am 0 comments

The big days are coming. In November the new Mr South Africa will be crowned and the finalists are gearing up for it. For finalist JP Robberts there is a two-fold goal that justifies all of the public appearances and fund-raising that are part and parcel of the pageant. ItRead More

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Social Workers’ Offices are being Fixed

15th September 2016 at 11:42 am 0 comments

The offices in Milnerton from which social workers fled are being fixed. In the past two days workers have already improved the ramp leading into the offices of Social Development in the Milpark building. They added safety strips which provide a grip for people in wet weather. Workers were alsoRead More

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