Neighbours at war over 'a lot of noise'

Camps Bay residents take their cross-street feud to the high court

04 October 2020 - 00:00

Trevor Foster hoped for a quiet retirement in the upmarket Cape Town suburb of Camps Bay. But this week, the 67-year-old said six years of noise from his neighbour had driven him to the verge of suicide. 

Foster, who runs a guesthouse, complained to the Cape Town high court that Clem Kirst - who lives directly opposite - swears loudly at his wife and children, revs motorbikes and whistles to his dogs. At the peak of the barney, the neighbours resorted to recording and filming each other...

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