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  Image: Heathfield mast Image credit: EMFSA Image: Gavin Joe, Deon de Wet, Kay Wentzel, Kevin Southgate and Peter Gordon at the cell mast in Fourth Road. Image credit constantiabergbulletin 23 October 2019 Telkom has launched an appeal to the Constitutional Court and as such the City of Cape Town is not able to act...
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Thursday, October 10, 2019 By Lillian Amos Image: Gavin Joe, Deon de Wet, Kay Wentzel, Kevin Southgate and Peter Gordon at the cell mast in Fourth Road. Image credit constantiabergbulletin Heathfield residents have notched up a victory in their ongoing fight to stop the rapid increase of cell masts in the southern suburbs. After three...
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  The Supreme Court of Appeal has, in a unanimous judgment, affirmed the City of Cape Town’s constitutional mandate to regulate and control the use of land within its municipal borders. The judgment sets an important precedent that all telecommunications service providers, inclusive of state-owned Telkom, must obtain the City’s approval prior to installing cellphone...
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In a Supreme Court judgement of the 25th of September 2019 Telkom lost its Appeal. For activists it brings to close a long and hard battle. This case is about a community – all of us – standing together to fight injustice:   Image: Heathfield,  4th Avenue, where families reported that their children regularly become...
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27 SEPTEMBER 2019, 07:48AM / LISA ISAACS Photo: African News Agency (ANA) Cape Town – The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) has dismissed communications service provider Telkom’s appeal against a Western Cape High Court judgment that it is obliged when erecting a cellphone mast – whether free-standing or rooftop-based – to do so in accordance with the...
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6 June 2019, Source: https://mybroadband.co.za/news/cellular/308291-spectrum-breakdown-vodacom-mtn-telkom-cell-c-and-rain.html?source=newsletter An overview of spectrum which the main mobile operators have access to: Table credit: mybroadband.co.za
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11.10.2018   Erf 80708, 47 Fourth Road, Heathfield, Cape Town   Telkom appealed the High Court Judgement of the 10th of May 2018 that found the above cell tower to be unlawful. However this application instituted by Telkom against the City of Cape Town was dismissed by the High Court. Telkom has now appealed for...
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NOTE –  UPDATE: Telkom now heads for the Supreme Court! (see bottom of the page) IN THE HIGH COURT OF SOUTH AFRICA (WESTERN CAPE DIVISION, CAPE TOWN) TELKOM SA SOC LTD + 1 OTHER AND CITY OF CAPE TOWN – PWC Judgement 10th of May 2018 (a)   The Applicants’ application is dismissed with costs.  The...
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