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23 January 2018 07:34 (South Africa)

Tourist airlifted from Table Mountain

  • 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.

English tourist John Lock has been airlifted from Table Mountain after experiencing unspecified heart problems while hiking down Plattekloof Gorge on Thursday afternoon. Cleeve Robertson, the head of Cape Town's emergency services, said that tourists often started their hikes too late in the day, were not properly equipped, and were unaware of the dangers of the route. Read more: IOL

  • 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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