Clifton’s heavy-hitting ‘lifesavers’ reclaim the beach — in a friendly way

Francois Pienaar and Albie Sachs are among the homeowners transforming the suburb

11 February 2024 - 00:00

A plan to clean up Clifton’s troubled beaches has blossomed into a ground-breaking neighbourhood improvement project led by several prominent South Africans...

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