Residents expelled from Blikkiesdorp amidst racial tensions

Over 20 people have sought shelter in the Methodist Church in central Cape Town

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Photo Essay | 11 October 2018

Blikkiesdorp residents frustrated by housing delays

City councillor estimates new RDP homes will be completed in two years

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Photo Essay | 29 June 2018

No one must be left behind, says Blikkiesdorp committee

Residents support serviced sites in addition to houses on new land


Brief | 6 March 2017

City offers Blikkiesdorp residents fraction of houses needed

Uncertain future for those who were expecting houses


Brief | 10 June 2016

Blikkiesdorp residents hopeful after meeting with mayor

City commits to providing land for “qualified beneficiaries”


Brief | 20 May 2016

Blikkiesdorp swelters in 33 degree heat

Residents battle blazing sun and mosquitoes


News | 20 January 2016

Blikkiesdorp residents care for their animals despite challenges

Residents of Blikkiesdorp work hard to give their animals a good life, gathering with their pets to receive basic vet care, food and advice from volunteers at Tin Can Town animal rescue organisation.


News | 15 January 2016