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Dig It - 20 questions and one lonely pear

Dig It - 20 questions and one lonely pear

Dig It!

Today on the show, Ash asked about how to keep his future Christmas tree alive after the festive season, David questions his scaly insect issue, Fiona's pear tree is bearing one singular fruit,...

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Health Matters: Rapid Testing (19 November 2020)

Health Matters: Rapid Testing (19 November 2020)

Health matters

Rapid COVID testing is now available in Switzerland. Dr Michelle explains how this works and when it may be offered to you. Find out more about COVID testing on the Federal Office of Public Health ...

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Swiss Up Responsible Business Initiative (18 November 2020)

Swiss Up Responsible Business Initiative (18 November 2020)

Swiss Up!

On this week's Swiss Up! Dario takes a look at the upcoming vote on the Responsible Business Initiative. Campaigners have been fighting for this law since 2015 and want to hold all Swiss companie...

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TerraMavi - sustainable, organic and handmade

TerraMavi - sustainable, organic and handmade

Mid Morning Mix

Aynur Tasim spoke to Katt Cullen on the Mid Morning Mix about her organic, zero-waste products made from bamboo, wheat and coconut. TerraMavi are based in Geneva. There's a 10% off offer on ...

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Sky's The Limit: Club Med Samoens

Sky's The Limit: Club Med Samoens

The Sky’s the Limit

On this edition of Sky's The Limit - we look at the Club Med resort at Grand Massif Samoens.

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UN Roundup - Worsening security in Ethiopia

UN Roundup - Worsening security in Ethiopia

UN Roundup

16 November 2020. 1 : News - Worsening humanitarian and security situation in Ethiopia with fighting and reported missile strikes on Eritrea from the northern Tigray region. Amid reports of mass...

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Learn More: Humanitarian Projects at IIL

Learn More: Humanitarian Projects at IIL

Learn More

Geneva is a humanitarian centre – and it’s also one of the world’s richest cities. At the Institut International de Lancy the school believes it’s important to make sure the children build empathy ...

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Big Screen, Little Screen - The Queen's Gambit and The Undoing

Big Screen, Little Screen - The Queen's Gambit and The Undoing

Mid Morning Mix

This week Suzi Lyon and Katt Cullen focus on shows available through some of our favourite streaming services, so we can watch them at home during lockdown: The Queen's Gambit (Netflix), and Th...

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Major Anne Peden and the poppy appeal in times of Covid-19

Major Anne Peden and the poppy appeal in times of Covid-19

Mid Morning Mix

Today is Armistice Day, a time to pause, remember and commemorate those who fought and died in order to ensure our freedom today. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, The Royal British Legion, Swi...

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Arnaud Jolif from MyStore.ch on deals and food

Arnaud Jolif from MyStore.ch on deals and food

The Breakfast Show

Arnaud Jolif from My Store.ch talks to Mark and Katt about the deals available online - with a different exclusive bargain every day - and now for those living in either Geneva or Zurich, how you c...

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Choose a Tune - François (9-13 Nov)

Choose a Tune - François (9-13 Nov)

Mid Morning Mix

François is this week's 'Choose a Tune' guest on the Mid Morning Mix. He's chosen songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tuesday...

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Health Matters: Movember Challenges(10 November 2020)

Health Matters: Movember Challenges(10 November 2020)

Health matters

In this Health Matters, Dr Michelle is talking Blokes and Black Dogs and Movember challenges with Carl Wahlers. Support Carl’s personal Movember challenge here: https://ch.movember.com/en/team/2324...

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Swiss Up! Anti - Arms Investment initiative (10 Nov 2020)

Swiss Up! Anti - Arms Investment initiative (10 Nov 2020)

Swiss Up!

On the 29th November voters will decide if companies involved with the arms industry should not benefit from public investments -such as the government, the Swiss National Bank, foundations and pe...

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McKay Interview: Lorenzo Stoll, DG SWISS for Suisse Romande (10 November 2020)

McKay Interview: Lorenzo Stoll, DG SWISS for Suisse Romande (10 November 2020)

The McKay Interview

This week Michael McKay speaks to Lorenzo Stoll, Director-General of SWISS International Airlines for the Suisse Romande. The pandemic has meant major disruptions to airlines around the world du...

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UN Roundup - World Food Programme focus

UN Roundup - World Food Programme focus

UN Roundup

9 November 2020 Today Daniel Johnson gives us some highlights on the agenda this week at the UN. 1 : Aid agencies call for urgent action to prevent emergency in hunger hotspots: Burkina Faso,...

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Learn More:  Getting a good START - at school

Learn More: Getting a good START - at school

Learn More

Hello and welcome to another edition of Learn More. Getting a good start to an education is vital, and the Institut International de Lancy in Geneva makes sure that even the very young are fully en...

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Mushrooms - can I eat this one?

Mushrooms - can I eat this one?

Dig It!

With so many mushrooms out there, it's tempting to make a stroganoff! Or perhaps a nice wild mushroom soup? 

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Big Screen, Little Screen - Babyteeth, Raised by Wolves

Big Screen, Little Screen - Babyteeth, Raised by Wolves

Mid Morning Mix

This week Suzi and Katt take a look at 'Babyteeth' AKA 'Milla Meets Moses' that's available at the cinema in the German speaking parts of the country, and the new Ridley Scott s...

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Swiss Up: Geneva politician Pierre Maudet (3 November 2020)

Swiss Up: Geneva politician Pierre Maudet (3 November 2020)

Swiss Up!

The once high flying Geneva politician Pierre Maudet has been struggling to relaunch his career for years after he accepted a ride on a private jet. Dario looks at how the mighty have fallen - a...

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UN Roundup - Belarus’ human rights record to be examined

UN Roundup - Belarus’ human rights record to be examined

UN Roundup

2 November 2020. On today's UN Roundup, Daniel Johnson from the UN takes us through some highlights on the calendar for the United Nations this week. 1: Geneva Peace Week, 2-6 November 20...

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Learn More: Language Policy for Bilingual Children (2 November 2020)

Learn More: Language Policy for Bilingual Children (2 November 2020)

Learn More

Hello and welcome to another edition of Learn More. In the multi-lingual environment we all live in, finding the right school for your child is an important decision. If your child already speaks F...

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McKay Interview: Jovan Kurbalija, Director DiploFoundation, Head of Geneva Internet Platform

McKay Interview: Jovan Kurbalija, Director DiploFoundation, Head of Geneva Internet Platform

The McKay Interview

Michael McKay speaks with Professor Jovan Kurbalija. He is prominent in many important circles in Geneva, in Switzerland and internationally. He is the Founding Director of DiploFoundation and the ...

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Dig It - Conkers, conifers and a maybe-dead mint

Dig It - Conkers, conifers and a maybe-dead mint

Dig It!

On today's episode of Dig It! LIVE on the Mid Morning Mix, Hester Macdonald takes a look at Art's stinging nettles, Val's brown conifer and Tay's mint plant that looks a l...

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Health Matters: Twindemic - Covid and the Flu (29 October 2020)

Health Matters: Twindemic - Covid and the Flu (29 October 2020)

Health matters

Twindemic’ – together against the flu! With National Flu Vaccination Day on 6th November 2020, Dr Michelle discusses who should be vaccinated and where you can get your flu vaccine. ...

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