January 2018



Newlands spring access to be policed

We want to thank residents for their efforts to improve the city’s water security by collecting natural spring water for their personal use. Unfortunately, due to the number of residents wanting to access the site to…


How to keep water safe to drink

As Day Zero edges closer, people are stockpiling water from shops and springs. The idea of designated collection points is an uncomfortable thought, and so many people are looking at alternative emergency sources such as rainwater…




DA has lost its marbles over water: Grindrod

Something primitive and instinctive has triggered inside us as a response to the impending water disaster. Our safety and lives now feel threatened. Water is life. We die without it. Human nature is kicking in with very powerful signals. Former Cape Town mayoral committee…


SAB is welcome to save my bacon

Religion is a tricky thing.  I have every respect for people of faith. Of any faith.  However, there are times when the spiritual leaders of any religion can be a bit daft. Take the Jewish and…