The South-easterly wind in Cape Town is affectionately (?) known by locals as "The Cape Doctor". This is because it helps blow away loads of pollution over our very flat peninsula. But when it is at its worst, it can be devastating, as evidenced by the cancellation of the renowned Cape Argus annual cycle tour a few years ago. This is what it did to a local billboard!
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