South Africa’s greatest swimmer looks to the future, a lifesaving dog, and the women turning stories into clothing


This week in Beautiful News, determination defeats adversity. Derek Bredenkamp. Beating gangsterism on a sandboard. Roland Schoeman. South Africa’s swimming legend is on a mission to give back. Mandisi Sindo. Harnessing the healing power of theatre for change. Stacey Maguire. The diabetic with a lifesaving dog. Wearable Library. Bringing fashion and storytelling together. Buhle Sithela. A teenager realises his dream of bringing cinema to the township. This is Beautiful News.