About Us

Cape Community Newspapers’ three Northern News editions cover the northern corridor of Cape Town, providing our communities with area-specific news every week. These titles are among 15 community newspapers published by Cape Community Newspapers, which is part of Independent Media. The other titles published by Cape Community Newspapers are Athlone News, Atlantic Sun, Bolander, Constantiaberg Bulletin, False Bay Echo, Sentinel News, Southern Mail, Southern Suburbs Tatler, Tabletalk, Plainsman, the CapeTowner and Vukani.

Northern News Goodwood/ Parow is published every Wednesday, with 29 880 copies delivered free to homes in Plattekloof Glen, Monte Vista, Panorama, Welgelegen, Goodwood, Parow, Parow Valley, Parow North, Parow East, Thornton, De Tijger, Plattekloof, Vasco, Oosterzee, Tygerdal, Townsend Estate, Northgate, Beaconvale, Klipkop, Avondale, Fairfield, Glenlily and Richmond Estate. The newspaper was previously called Tygertalk Goodwood/Parow and has been serving the community since 1996.

Northern News Bellville/ Durbanville is published every Thursday, with 38 990 copies delivered free to homes in Welgemoed, Eversdal, Durbanville, Oakdale, Bellville, Boston, Loevenstein, Protea Valley, Door de Kraal, Ridgeworth, Kenridge, Oak Glen, Blommendal, Chrismar, La Rochelle, Groenvallei, De La Haye, Stellenberg, Rosendal, Kenever, Skilpadvlei, Aurora, Belrail, Bloemhof, Amanda Glen, Goedemoed and Vierlanden. The newspaper was previously called Tygertalk Bellville/Durbanville and has also been serving the community since 1996.

Northern News Kuils River/Brackenfell/Kraaifontein is published every Wednesday, with 53 500 copies delivered free to homes in Vredekloof, Vredekloof Hoogte, Cape Gate, Kleinbron, De Tuin, Malborough Park, Welgeleë, Brackenfell, Arauna, Morgen-sterhoogte, Morgenster, St. Michaels, Ferndale, Hoogstede, Bracken Heights, Springbok Park, Eden Park, Protea Hoogte, Ruwari, Protea Village, Kaap-zicht, De Oude Spruit, Klaradyn, Sonkring, Belmont Park, Bonnie Brae, Bonnie Brook, Langeberg Glen, Langeberg Ridge, Peerless Park, Windsor Estate, Windsor Park, Zoopark, Bernadino Heights, North Pine, Eikendal, Scottsdene, Scottsville, Summer-ville, Rugby Park, Alta Du Toit, Amandelrug, Amandelsig, Pen-hill, Rustdal, Bosmans Estate, Bosonia, Brandwag, Brant-wood, De Kuilen, Elim, Jagtershof, Klip-dam, Mabille Park, Marinda Heights, Mikro Park, Rouxville, Silver Oaks, Soneike, Sonnekuil, St Dumas ,Zevendal, Zevenwacht, Access City, Highbury, Kalkfontein, Sarepta, Voëlvlei, Oakdene, Gersham and Danarand. This edition of Northern News is the latest edition to the Cape Community Newspapers stable and was launched in 2014 to provide a trusted source of community news to a rapidly growing part of the city.

If you have a story for Northern News, you can call the newsroom at 021 488 4230 or email news editor Simoneh de Bruin at [email protected]

For sports news, contact sports editor Fuad Esack on 021 488 4622 or email [email protected]

For entertainment news call 021 488 4230 or email [email protected]