Land invaders grabbed a place to stay on an open field near Tafelsig. Photo: Jack Lestrade.
Land invaders grabbed a place to stay on an open field near Tafelsig. Photo: Jack Lestrade.
Mitchells Plain residents who invaded an open field in Tafelsig mill around the field under a pall of black smoke after an afternoon of clashes with city law enforcement authorities and police. Photo: Henk Kruger
Mitchells Plain residents who invaded an open field in Tafelsig mill around the field under a pall of black smoke after an afternoon of clashes with city law enforcement authorities and police. Photo: Henk Kruger
Hudreds of Backyard Dwellers invaded an open field in Tafelsig over the weekend.  Metro Police and Police tried to remove the people but were out numbered and the Police had to retreat after being attacked with rocks. Photo: Jack Lestrade.
Hudreds of Backyard Dwellers invaded an open field in Tafelsig over the weekend. Metro Police and Police tried to remove the people but were out numbered and the Police had to retreat after being attacked with rocks. Photo: Jack Lestrade.
Hudreds of Backyard Dwellers invaded an open field in Tafelsig over the weekend. Metro Police and Police tried to remove the people but were out numbered and the Police had to retreat after being attacked with rocks. Photo: Jack Lestrade
Hudreds of Backyard Dwellers invaded an open field in Tafelsig over the weekend. Metro Police and Police tried to remove the people but were out numbered and the Police had to retreat after being attacked with rocks. Photo: Jack Lestrade
City law enforcement officers try to push back a group of Mitchells Plain residents during a series of violent clashes on an open piece of land in Tafelsig.
City law enforcement officers try to push back a group of Mitchells Plain residents during a series of violent clashes on an open piece of land in Tafelsig.
Hudreds of Backyard Dwellers invaded an open field in Tafelsig over the weekend.  Metro Police and Police tried to remove the people but were out numbered and the Police had to retreat after being attacked with rocks. Photo: Henk Kruger
Hudreds of Backyard Dwellers invaded an open field in Tafelsig over the weekend. Metro Police and Police tried to remove the people but were out numbered and the Police had to retreat after being attacked with rocks. Photo: Henk Kruger
A woman carries a pole past a burning tyre during a land invasion in Tafelsig, Mitchells Plain. Photo: David Ritchie
A woman carries a pole past a burning tyre during a land invasion in Tafelsig, Mitchells Plain. Photo: David Ritchie
Charles Adams of the backyard and residents association. Photo: Jack Lestrade.
Charles Adams of the backyard and residents association. Photo: Jack Lestrade.
Two Metro Police officers run for cover after being attacked by rocks. Photo Henk Kruger
Two Metro Police officers run for cover after being attacked by rocks. Photo Henk Kruger
Hudreds of Backyard Dwellers invaded an open field in Tafelsig over the weekend.  Metro Police and Police tried to remove the people but were out numbered and the Police had to retreat after being attacked with rocks. Photo: Jack Lestrade
Hudreds of Backyard Dwellers invaded an open field in Tafelsig over the weekend. Metro Police and Police tried to remove the people but were out numbered and the Police had to retreat after being attacked with rocks. Photo: Jack Lestrade

Hundreds of Backyard Dwellers invaded an open field in Tafelsig, Mitchells Plain over the weekend. Metro Police and Police tried to remove the people but were out numbered and the Police had to retreat after being attacked with rocks.

Hundreds of Backyard Dwellers invaded an open field in Tafelsig, Mitchells Plain over the weekend. Metro Police and Police tried to remove the people but were out numbered and the Police had to retreat after being attacked with rocks.