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20 November 2017 03:50 (South Africa)

Gautrain slowed down - airport run will take double the time

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

The Gautrain has been slowed down as a safety precaution, because of the cold weather. Trains will be running every 30 minutes instead of every 12 minutes, and the journey to the airport will take half an hour (about double the normal time), the Bombela spokeperson said. Several roads in and around Sandton have been affected by the cold as well. Read more: iAfrica 

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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