Wupperthal News

Wupperthal residents still devastated after fire

Officials from the Department of Local Government will transport the residents from Wupperthal to Vredendal.

EWN , South Africa Jan 18, 2019

[GALLERY] 53 homes destroyed in Wupperthal fire

[GALLERY] 53 homes destroyed in Wupperthal fire Bertram Malgas | The unassuming Moravian mission town was struck by tragedy two weeks ago, when a fire ravaged 53 homes.

EWN , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

Learners in fire-hit Wupperthal to return to school on 21 January

Learners in fire-hit Wupperthal to return to school on 21 January The school hostel, along with at least 53 homes, a community hall and a restaurant, was also among the buildings destroyed in the fire.

EWN , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Devastated Wupperthal to get disaster centre to aid 200 who lost homes

The devastated historic Moravian mission town of Wupperthal will get a disaster management centre to help more than 200 people who lost their homes and belongings in a fire two weeks ago, the Moravian Church of Southern Africa announced on Friday.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 12, 2019

WATCH: Hermanus and Betty's Bay evacuated as strong winds fan fire

Meanwhile, disaster management said the situation in Wupperthal was under control.

IOL , South Africa Jan 12, 2019

WATCH: Scare as third-floor flat in Bo-Kaap goes up in flames

Video: Courtney Africa/African News Agency (ANA) Meanwhile, more plans are underway in Wupperthal to assist residents who were affected by a devastating fire there a week ago.

IOL , South Africa Jan 7, 2019

53 homes in Wupperthal to be demolished after devastating fire

53 homes in Wupperthal to be demolished after devastating fire The Moravian Church of Southern Africa says that Heritage Western Cape issued a directive and has given authority to demolish the historical buildings and structures that pose a danger.

EWN , South Africa Jan 6, 2019

Fire obliterates history along with Wupperthal homes

Fire obliterates history along with Wupperthal homes Demolition looms for much of hamlet

Times Live , South Africa Jan 5, 2019

Wupperthal blaze: Damaged buildings to be demolished

Following a devastating fire that gutted houses and buildings in Wupperthal near Clanwilliam last week, plans are afoot to demolish all structures that are beyond repair.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 5, 2019

Recovery plans to restore Moravian church destroyed by Wupperthal fire

CAPE TOWN - The Moravian Church of Southern Africa says recovery plans are well underway to restore the Moravian mission station at Wupperthal in the Western Cape.

EWN , South Africa Jan 4, 2019