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CXPRESS readers love airing their views and the most enjoyable part of our job is receiving and sharing them. Sometimes friendly, sometimes fierce, always fiery and sincere – every single opinion counts towards building an informed, involved and participating CXPRESS community.

Please note that views expressed in this paper are not necessarily those of the Editors or Staff of CXPRESS. Pseudonyms may be used, but all correspondence must include the writer's name and contact details. We reserve the right to edit where we see fit.

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  • 13 Mar 2019
    What the auditor forgot to ask...

    The founding provisions of our constitution guarantees citizens a government that is accountable, responsive and open; thereby it obliges all government institutions to comply with these principles in everything they do - Plettenberg Bay Residents and Ratepayers Association provided this...

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  • 13 Mar 2019
    One swallow does not make a summer, so off to Clacton with you

    It’s enough already! In Plett there is never a shortage of people who complain about something, whether it’s about dogs on the beach, new developments popping up, this and that…
    Now we have swallows from Suffolk (hope I have spelt that correctly) moaning about horses on Keurbooms Beach -...

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  • 23 Jan 2019
    Why local newspapers may live long yet - 23 January 2019

    English journalist ADAM SINGOLDA recently quoted Warren Buffett thus in an article posted on ‘The Independent’ website: “If you want to know what’s going on in your town, whether the news is about the mayor or taxes or high school football, there is no substitute for a local...

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  • 23 Jan 2019
    My kind of person, Wandisile is

    In response to my recent letter [read ‘This ain’t no picnic…’ on page 15 of the January 9 edition], Wandisile Sebezo expresses the hope in CXPRESS of January 16 that we would “write less about that which divides us, and more about common-interest matters”.
    I believe that my own...

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  • 10 Jan 2019
    This ain’t no picnic: suggestions for Odland site to benefit all Bitou locals

    Once again the 2018 festive season was marred by the overflow of picnickers who gathered on both sides of Odland Street. Traffic in both directions was brought to a virtual standstill, as revellers of all ages walked willy-nilly in the road.
    In the December 20 issue of KP Herald, Yolandé...

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