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The Centre Manor Vevey prepares for the Fête des Vignerons

The Centre Manor Vevey prepares for the Fête des Vignerons

Mid Morning Mix

With an extra 40'000 people expected to head to Vevey over the next few weeks over the period of the Fête des Vignerons, we wondered how businesses in Vevey are preparing.  Anouck...

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IGIST - L.S. Larson

IGIST - L.S. Larson

Mid Morning Mix

  IGIST is a sci-fi novel for young adults. Set several hundred years into the future, when Earth is menaced by a plague and most humans have colonized other planets, our protagonis...

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Anzère in Summer

Anzère in Summer

Mid Morning Mix

  If you imagine the Swiss town of Anzère in Valais, you might picture a snowy scene. But just what is there to do in Anzère in Summer? It turns out there are ple...

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Damien Intermitte, Anzère Tourist Office

Damien Intermitte, Anzère Tourist Office

The Breakfast Show

WRS is the only mainstream English-language radio station in Switzerland. Listen on DAB+ and, of course, for listeners further afield- on mobile apps, internet radio and at worldradio.ch

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Lausanne based Medair visits refugee camps in Lebanon and Syria

Lausanne based Medair visits refugee camps in Lebanon and Syria

The Breakfast Show

Switzerland is host to many international humanitarian organisations that provide relief to disaster areas all over the world. One of them, Medair, is based near Lausanne and is working with ref...

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Anzère - Wine tasting with Louis-Bernard Emery

Anzère - Wine tasting with Louis-Bernard Emery

The Breakfast Show

  Louis-Bernard Emery, of Cave Emery is rather an expert on Valais wines. He tells us about the wine produced in the region as well as the most popular varieties. ...

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Anzère - Lucien Morad, the guardian of the Bisses

Anzère - Lucien Morad, the guardian of the Bisses

The Breakfast Show

What are the bisses? we hear you ask. Well, we've got all the answer for you in our chat with Lucien Morad, the Guardian of the Bisses.  Rumour has it that the 'Gardien des Bisse...

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Anzère - Dessi Petrova from the Kids' Club

Anzère - Dessi Petrova from the Kids' Club

The Breakfast Show

There's so much to do in Anzère for adults, but we wanted to chat to Dessi to find out what kinda of things there are for kids.  Whilst talking with Dessi, we found out that ther...

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Anzère - Justine Luçon from Anzère Tourism

Anzère - Justine Luçon from Anzère Tourism

The Breakfast Show

  We spoke to Justine from the Anzère Tourist Office about all the fun things to do in Anzère over summer. Of course, we know that there are super sporty activities for all th...

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Anzère -  Food & events on the mountain Christophe Rey and Emil Morad

Anzère - Food & events on the mountain Christophe Rey and Emil Morad

The Breakfast Show

  Anzère is part of the Magic Pass network in both Winter and Summer, which means that the télécabine is free in the summer for holders of a Magic Pass! Emil speak...

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Anzère - Steven Hager from Prosess Concept

Anzère - Steven Hager from Prosess Concept

The Breakfast Show

Want to jump onto a giant air bag? Of course you do!  After spending the afternoon doing just that, Katt talks to Steven about what ages you have to be to enjoy the airbag and whether you n...

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Anzère - Spa & Wellness with Pedro da Silva Lavrincha

Anzère - Spa & Wellness with Pedro da Silva Lavrincha

The Breakfast Show

  We were lucky enough to be able to broadcast live from Anzère Spa & Wellness Centre, meaning that we got to take a cheeky dip in between interviews!     ...

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Anzère - Discussing E-bikes with Cedric Jost

Anzère - Discussing E-bikes with Cedric Jost

The Breakfast Show

  After trying out an E-bike for the first time, Katt was keen to discuss her experience with Cedric. However, electric bikes are not the only thing you can take out on the trails in Anz&eg...

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Health Matters: Gum Disease (5 July 2019)

Health Matters: Gum Disease (5 July 2019)

Health matters

Dr Michelle speaks with dentist Dr Robin Thomas about gum disease, or periodontitis, its dangers and how to avoid it. Find out more about Dr Thomas’s practice at https://www.chd.swiss/

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Geneva Pride Week

Geneva Pride Week

Mid Morning Mix

  Jacopo, Co-President of Geneva Pride, explains what's happening this week in Geneva.  

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Beach Boys Mike Love speaks to WRS

Beach Boys Mike Love speaks to WRS

The Breakfast Show

Mike Love is a founder member of the Beach Boys – he’s the cousin of the members Brian, Carl and Dennis Wilson and co wrote many of the biggest hits, such as Fun Fun Fun, California Gir...

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Intersoccer Summer camps begin!

Intersoccer Summer camps begin!

Mid Morning Mix

  Intersoccer camps return! Steve Long tells us more... 

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TechSpark Academy Summer camps

TechSpark Academy Summer camps

Mid Morning Mix

  We find out more about fun courses to stimulate creativity and curiosity in kids and teens with Marta from TechSpark Academy...  

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Athletissima 2019

Athletissima 2019

Mid Morning Mix

  Athletissima takes place in Lausanne on Friday 5th July. WRS talks to Dominique Gobat from Athletissima about the event and some highlights we should look out for...   

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CineGlobe - a free film festival, inspired by science

CineGlobe - a free film festival, inspired by science

Mid Morning Mix

Alex Brown from CineGlobe talks to WRS about this free film event from CERN in Geneva. 

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A phonecall with George Benson

A phonecall with George Benson

Mid Morning Mix

  Let me tell you about that time I called George Benson and he was an absolute legend...  

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Gadget Guru - iOS 13 - a new voice for Siri

Gadget Guru - iOS 13 - a new voice for Siri

Gadget Guru

  Introducing dark mode, advanced photo and camera features and a new audio sharing feature through AirPods. Also, Siri's voice has had an upgrade.  

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Health Matters: Heat! (26 June 2019)

Health Matters: Heat! (26 June 2019)

Health matters

It's hot, hot, hot out there.....Dr Michelle explains about heat-related illness and gives her top tips on staying cool during this heatwave.

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