Strict action against beach alcohol use

Beach-goers who expected to have a couple of drinks on the beach at the weekend had a rude...

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Beach-goers who expected to have a couple of drinks on the beach at the weekend had a rude awakening.

Disaster management officials were out in force across the Peninsula and confiscated all alcohol in sight.

Disaster management’s Richard Bosman said that on Saturday alone over 100 bottles of alcohol were impounded.

Bosman said that they had issued several fines to transgressors.

“There was [sic] also 19 fines issued to people in possession of alcohol."