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Plane Talk - Airlines donate hold space for humanitarian aid

Plane Talk - Airlines donate hold space for humanitarian aid

Plane Talk

  Chaitan Jain from IATA explains the contribution that airlines make when humanitarian aid is required.  

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Win a free night's stay in Nendaz's four-star resort

Win a free night's stay in Nendaz's four-star resort

Mid Morning Mix

Nendaz Hotel and Spa are offering WRS listeners the chance to win a night's stay in their resort, complete with breakfast and access to the spa!

Provided by Nendaz 4 Vallées Hotel & Spa

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Swiss Up! - Yet another Swiss capital city: Avenches

Swiss Up! - Yet another Swiss capital city: Avenches

Swiss Up!

  Forget Bern, Zurich and Geneva, back in the Roman era Avenches was the place to be. Once a metropolis called Aventicum, the town remains a historical site with Roman Baths, a theatre and ...

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Swiss serial entrepreneur Michel Jordi speaks to Mark

Swiss serial entrepreneur Michel Jordi speaks to Mark

The Breakfast Show

Michel Jordi came into the WRS studios to talk about his businesses and new book ' Ignite that Spark'.  A true entrepreneur and a self-proclaimed disrupter, Michel hopes his book wi...

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SwissPats: Illuminated forest walk & Ski jumping

SwissPats: Illuminated forest walk & Ski jumping

SwissPats

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Health Matters: HIV/AIDS Part II (11 December 2018)

Health Matters: HIV/AIDS Part II (11 December 2018)

Health matters

  Dr Michelle brings us part 2 in her mini-series around HIV/AIDS – in this show, she talks about HIV testing and the various test options available.  

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Health Matters: HIV/AIDS Part I (4th December 2018)

Health Matters: HIV/AIDS Part I (4th December 2018)

Health matters

  World Aids Day is marked on 1st December every year. In light of this, Dr Michelle brings us the first in a series of shows on HIV/AIDS, here looking at some of the latest statistics and ...

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Swiss Up! - Switzerland's most famous whistleblower

Swiss Up! - Switzerland's most famous whistleblower

Swiss Up!

  Christoph Meli became famous in Switzerland for his tattling on the unlawful activities he saw around him. He was both regarded as traitor and hero, and ended up receiving death threats w...

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Business Insight: Swiss Tech Association Xavier Bertschy - (10 December 2018)

Business Insight: Swiss Tech Association Xavier Bertschy - (10 December 2018)

Business Insight

The Swiss Tech Association is an answer for new ways to discuss, innovative, exchange, build and learn. Based in Bern, Swiss Tech Association aims to bring together game-changers, disruptors, rebel...

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Swiss Up! - Escalade

Swiss Up! - Escalade

Swiss Up!

  Legend goes that when Geneva was invaded by the Duke of Savoy, a woman stopped the invasion by pouring soup over the enemy army. Maybe you have no idea what any of that means or maybe you...

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Gadget Guru - Google Pixel 3

Gadget Guru - Google Pixel 3

Gadget Guru

Android, as the creators of android want you to experience it...

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Swiss Up! - From coins to banknotes

Swiss Up! - From coins to banknotes

Swiss Up!

  1907 was the year that Switzerland introduced banknotes to the population. Find out about the history of banknotes, their series in Switzerland, and how they've changed over the years...

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Dig It:  Gift-giving for gardeners (10 Dec 2018)

Dig It: Gift-giving for gardeners (10 Dec 2018)

Dig It!

  With the holidays rapidly approaching and the season of gift-giving almost upon us, we have a collection of fantastic gift ideas for the green-fingered gardener in your life, of maybe jus...

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Clos, Domaines & Châteaux; wine-makers of Vaud

Clos, Domaines & Châteaux; wine-makers of Vaud

Mid Morning Mix

  Clos, Domaines & Châteaux is an association of 18 wine-growers in the Vaud region of Switzerland.  François Shenk, from the Chateau de Ch&acir...

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SwissPats: Santa's Grotto

SwissPats: Santa's Grotto

SwissPats

  Raclette in a Caves 7th December St Beatus-Hohlen Cave This occurs on the first Friday of every month, but, December in Switzerland and raclette is a combination you can’t deny. ...

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Swiss Up! - Who created modern Switzerland?

Swiss Up! - Who created modern Switzerland?

Swiss Up!

  Alfred Escher did! Or at least, he greatly influenced the creation of the Switzerland we know and love. Find out who he is on today's episode of Swiss Up! and learn about his politica...

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Plane Talk - Easier travel across the African continent

Plane Talk - Easier travel across the African continent

Plane Talk

  Chaitan Jain from IATA explains the latest updates regarding travel across Africa. Could it finally be becoming easier to travel within Africa? It looks that way. Here's what we kn...

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Swiss Up - Get to know your new councillors

Swiss Up - Get to know your new councillors

Swiss Up!

  Yesterday, two women were elected to Federal Council, in an unsurprising election result. Find out all about Karin Keller Sutter and Viola Amherd, their history and their policies, o...

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Swiss Up! - Inventing Helvetica

Swiss Up! - Inventing Helvetica

Swiss Up!

  Minimalism characterises Swiss design, and this has greatly influenced the graphic design progress in Switzerland. Join Dario today as he discusses how the typeface, Helvetica, was develo...

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Plane Talk - Packing tips

Plane Talk - Packing tips

Plane Talk

Snow globes are still a no-no. And though you might like to be prepared, here's why you shouldn't wrap those gifts before you travel. Seasonal travelling tips from the International Air Transport...

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Swiss Up! - Talking HIV/AIDS

Swiss Up! - Talking HIV/AIDS

Swiss Up!

  On today's episode we're covering the sensitive topic of HIV/AIDS in Switzerland. Any information in this edition of Swiss Up should not be considered medical advice. It's ...

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Gadget Guru - Synth-a-slider

Gadget Guru - Synth-a-slider

Gadget Guru

I want this to be the new soundtrack to my life...

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Business Insight: James Moffat (3 December 2018)

Business Insight: James Moffat (3 December 2018)

Business Insight

  Ikigai isn’t just another guide on ‘how to be happy’. The ultimate goal of Ikigai is not happiness (although should help to achieve this) - it’s about satisfaction...

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Dig It: Expat Expo Q&A (3 December 2018)

Dig It: Expat Expo Q&A (3 December 2018)

Dig It!

On this week's Dig It, Hester answers your questions from the Geneva Expat Expo. Questions recorded at the Geneva Expat Expo, one from Francesca, of the three co-writers of "The Trailing Spouse Rei...

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