False Bay Echo - About Us

The False Bay Echo was established in 1953 and is the oldest newspaper in the Cape Community Newspapers stable. The Echo, as it is popularly known, provides the community with area-specific news every Thursday when 31 590 copies are delivered free to homes in Capri, Clovelly, Da Gama Park, Fish Hoek, Glencairn, Imhoff Extention Kalk Bay, Kommetjie, Lakeside, Lake Michel, Marina Da Gama, Muizenberg, Milkwood Ridge, Noordhoek, Ocean View, Sandvlei, San Michelle, Simon’s Town, St James, Sunnydale and Sun Valley. Bulk drops are made in Masiphumelele and Scarborough.

The Echo 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, Athlone News, Bolander, Constantiaberg Bulletin, Southern Suburbs Tatler, Northern News Goodwood/Parow, Northern News Bellville/Durbanville, Northern News Kuils River/Brackenfell/Kraaifontein, Sentinel News, Southern Mail, Tabletalk, the CapeTowner and Vukani.

If you have a story for the Echo, you can call our branch office at 021 782 7892 or head office at 021 488 4230. You can also email our 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]