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Ek Sê
Weekdays at 16H00

Catch CTV's kwaai and funky youth show Ek Sé every weekday from 4-5pm. Meet our up-and-coming local talent, chat about burning issues and keep up with the latest trends. The show's new season starts in March 2014. 

This week's Highlights

28 July 2014
Street Talk
In this film, Don Alverto Taxo, a Quichua elder and Iachak (community leader/healer) tells us the time of this prophecy is upon us, and invites us all to bring what is in our hearts out into life.

29 July 2014
The Potatoes of //Xa/oba

A film about the San people in South Africa and Namibia. It captures their struggle to adjust to modern society, with limited resources and fast-dying traditions.

30 July 2014
Bona Retsang
A weekly news and magazine show for young South Africans. Its aim is to inform and entertain - and most of all, to get YOU thinking and talking about "wassup" in this crazy world.

31 July 2014
Taking Control Of Your Diabetes: Setting Manageable Goals
Renowned diabetes expert Dr. Steven Edelman discusses the epidemic proportions diabetes has reached and how it has led to a significant increase in death and costly complications nationwide.

Local is lekker

The next 48hOURS
Thursdays at 19H00 and Saturdays at 18H30

Find out what's happening in Cape Town - the thrilling sports, glittering celebrities and fun-filled events that make this jewel of Africa come alive! Explore the city's high life with 48hOURs TV.

1 August 2014

Playing With Food
Show host & food entertaining expert, Liz Corbett, demonstrates creative, visually appealing and easy-to-create appetizers, themed party foods and enticing family meals.

2 August 2014
Automotive Show shot on a limited budget in Cape Town and surrounding areas. The show brings Cape Town’s rich automotive culture to the fore by interviewing drivers, racing teams and automotive enthusiasts from grassroots level to professionals.

3 August 2014
Happiness Unlimited
This series teaches that it is only when we choose thoughts and feelings aligned with our true nature of purity, peace and love that we can create a life of joy.

Hot docs

Sunday at 21:00

Darwin - The Voyage That Shook The World

 The film includes interviews with scholars, academics and scientists covering a wide range of views including proponents of the scientific consensus on evolution as well as proponents of intelligent design and young earth creationism. It features wild-life footage from the Galapagos Islands as well as on-location footage from Argentina, Chile, Tierra del Fuego and the United Kingdom.

Newsletter - March 2014
Keep up with what's happening at CTV and read our latest newsletter. Click here to read.


Cape Town TV is available free-to-air in Cape Town and on DStv. The channel reaches around two million viewers each month.


Tune in to Cape Town

CTV comes to you on two free-to-air frequencies in Cape Town, as well as nationally on DStv ch263. 

In Cape Town you can pick it up on outdoor UHF aerials (the grid type), provided that you have line-of-sight of the transmitter site atop Tygerberg hills.

Just tune your TV set using the 'channel search' function on the setup menu. Do an automatic channel scan and your system will find the CTV signals. 

If you are a DSTV subscriber, tune in to channel 263. You'll find it on the Easy View, Access, Family, Compact, Extra & Premium packages in South Africa and Lesotho.

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