Nelson Mandelas cell…he had to sleep on the floor…

11 11 2013

image

 

The  food quantities prisoners received – black people got less than the other prisoners

image




Breakfast before school! Pap is like porridge…

11 11 2013

image




Mph, a school on Khatelitshe, a township as big as Grimsby and Cleethorpes but with 5 times as many people…1300 pupils in this primary school!

11 11 2013

image




Water polo is their key sport….

11 11 2013

image

 




What makes Westlake Primary great? It gets us off the streets… The wall in the background separates school from the prison…

11 11 2013

image




A city of contrasts… Reddam Private School… Across the field from Westlake Primary…

11 11 2013

image

 




Not enough funding for pencils or teaching assistants…teachers fund that themselves…

11 11 2013

image

 




A school in Mitchell’s Plain- the heart of problems during apartheid. This is the layout of most schools.

11 11 2013

image

 




Middlethorpes pupils work

5 11 2013

image

 

 

Can you spot your work?  The work on display was completed by Middlethorpe pupils and then sent to South Africa.




The picture today is taken from the top of Table Mountain!

5 11 2013

The view from the top of Table Mountain, one of the 7 natural wonders of the world. Robben Island is in the distance.

 

image