Happy St Patrick’s Day

Shamrocks, gold a’ plenty, and tons of Irish smiles. Hope your St. Patrick’s Day brings much togetherness with friends and family all the while! The Rondebosch blog and Chas Everitt wish you a Happy St Patrick's Day. May the homes and houses in all of Rondebosch be filled the spirit of green this special day! For more see www.Ireland.co.za – Chas Everitt Cape Town Sou...
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The Burning Hills of Cape Town

The massive fire raging in the southern peninsula mountains is set to burn for at least another two days – perhaps longer. With the Cape Town Cycle Tour taking place on Sunday, the battle to contain the fire raged on on Tuesday, with helicopters, fixed-wing aircraft and ground teams fighting the blaze spread out over a vast area – fuelled by thick fynbos that has not been bu...
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Happy Valentines Day

The Rondebosch blog and Chas Everitt wish our Rondebosch residents a happy Valentines Day.   10 Irish quotes about love and romance: I chose my wife, as she did her wedding gown, for qualities that would wear well. Oliver Goldsmith Women are made to be loved, not understood. Oscar Wilde The most important things in the world to do are to get something to eat...
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New Load Shedding App

No more confusing PDFs, no more outdated schedules that are almost as frustrating as the power outages themselves – News24 has developed a nifty app that allows you to check exactly when your neighbourhood will be hit by load shedding. The free web application, Grid Watch allows users to type in their suburb name, and will then churn out an easy-to-understand schedule that s...
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New Load Shedding Schedule

The new schedules below are designed around the days of the month and reflect Eskom’s decision to implement loadshedding nationally on a regular basis and over weekends. They replace the previous schedules, which were designed around days of the week and were applicable for occasional loadshedding during peak demand times. Loadshedding stages depend on the extent of the shor...
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