Music

The Eagles concert: Transport and road closure information

The Eagles

Old school rockers The Eagles are set to prove they've still got what it takes, playing at the Cape Town Stadium on Wednesday 4 April 2012. It looks like tickets are still available if you're keen to hear their iconic "Hotel California" played live, but if you're already going or live in the Green Point area, here is some important transport information. The concert starts at 8pm, and there is no supporting act. The stadium gates open at 6pm. The Fan Walk will not be in place, although part of Somerset Road will be closed after the concert. The organisers and local traffic officials are urging concertgoers to use public transport, in order to try prevent the expected traffic congestion. There were massive                  

About Cape Town

All systems go! MyCiTi to launch today.

myCiti

  "It’s all systems go for the long-awaited next phase of the City Of Cape Town’s bus rapid transit system, following agreements with public transport industry operators and approval of the launch schedule by the City's mayoral committee. Agreement between the City of Cape Town and three vehicle operator companies (VOCs) paves the way for the commencement of services on the trunk route between Table View and Civic Centre stations, via Paarden Eiland and Woodstock. This will be the public’s first taste of a radically different form of public transport travelling on its own dedicated routes, with closed stations and prioritised signaling at intersections. The service will also include feeder