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Greyton Art Walk News Release 2020

A warm welcome to Greyton. During the weekend of 20-22 November it will be the fourth GREYTON ART WALK.  We build on the successes of the past. Due to Covid 19 The Art Walk will be smaller this year, but … Continue reading

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Greyton’s Bumpy gravel roads may be coming to end.

If you have taken a drive or walked around town the state of the roads will have definitely left an impression. This year’s great rain has been a bit of a double-edged sword having left our gravel roads in a … Continue reading

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Greyton, 2020 the year of storms?

Is 2020 going to be the year of storms or the new norm? Well having lived here for 22 years I have never so many damaging storms. In the photo above the power line in Von Solms took a direct … Continue reading

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Fiber is coming to Greyton.

The outlook for Greyton is getting brighter with the instillation of fiber. Steadily over the past three months you would have noticed this hard-working crew in and around town laying the cables. I have especially noticed it on the way … Continue reading

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Greyton Market re-opens with strict safety protocols in place.

The famous Greyton market has re opened today amongst strict safety protocols. The market was roped off with safety tape and you could only enter or leave from a single manned sanitization station. It was evident that many of the … Continue reading

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Narrow Escape in Main Road

The past two days has seen cold, very windy and wet conditions hit the Western Cape. In the picture above a large oak tree came down where Jimmy Moolman’s bakkie usual stands. In a strange bit of luck the bakkie … Continue reading

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Genadendal Police Station closed due to CV19

Sadly it would seem that after several cases were reported in Genadendal that it has now spread to the police station. This just goes to show that our first responders are firmly on the front line and require all members … Continue reading

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Greyton resident attacked in broad daylight. Suspects in custody!

This afternoon at approximately 1525 a resident of Vlei Street was surprised on her return from the shops by 2 attackers. They pushed her to the ground and dragged her around before making off with  her purse. SAPS and Greyton … Continue reading

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Report from Greyton lock down Day 12

  Today seems to the quietest day in town, it is in no short measure probably because of the rain and the cold weather. This morning these photos were taken between 8 & 9. Usually the streets would be much … Continue reading

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Dirty surprise for Greyton Residents

Just after lunch yesterday reports started to emerge of the water turning muddy brown and by 5pm it was all over town. Apparently they had sucked a whole lot of mud and other nasties from the river and pumped it … Continue reading

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