Athlone News - About Us

The Athlone News has been capturing the heartbeat of the community by providing our readers with neighbourhood news since 1986. Every Wednesday we distribute 56 087 free copies to homes in Athlone, Belgravia, Belthorn Estate, Bokmakerie, Bonteheuwel, Bridgetown, Cranleigh, Crawford, Frere Estate, Gatesville, Gleemoor, Glen Valley, Glenview, Hampton Estate, Hanover Park, Hazendal, Heideveld, Kewtown, Lansdowne, Lincoln, Manenberg, Mountview, Nerissa Estate, Newfields, Penlyn, Pinati, Primrose Park, Rustdale, Rutvale, Rylands, Sherwood Park, Silvertown, Sunnyside, Surrey Estate, Vanguard, Welcome and Zwartdam.

The Athlone News is one of 15 community newspapers published by Cape Community Newspapers, which is part of Independent Media. The other titles published by Cape Community Newspapers are Atlantic Sun, Bolander, Constantiaberg Bulletin, False Bay Echo, Northern News Goodwood/Parow, Northern News Bellville/Durbanville, Northern News Kuils River/Brackenfell/Kraaifontein, Sentinel News, Southern Mail, Plainsman, Southern Suburbs Tatler, Tabletalk, the CapeTowner, and Vukani.

If you have a story for Athlone 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]