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McKay Interview: The International Centre for Earth Simulation Conference

McKay Interview: The International Centre for Earth Simulation Conference

The McKay Interview

Every two years Geneva hosts the International Centre for Earth Simulation conference. It’s a gathering of top scientists, business leaders and NGOs all focused on saving the planet and how t...

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Choose a Tune - Maite (6-10 Jan 2020)

Choose a Tune - Maite (6-10 Jan 2020)

Mid Morning Mix

Maite from Zug is this week's Choose a Tune guest on the Mid Morning Mix She's chosen 5 songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tuesday: "This i...

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Dig It! Choosing an indoor tree

Dig It! Choosing an indoor tree

Dig It!

Choosing a tree for an indoor space is a real challenge. Hervé from the International School of Lausanne would like to find a tree for their entrance hall. Have a listen to hear the suggesti...

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WRS calls Santa!

WRS calls Santa!

Mid Morning Mix

We've been very lucky to have a few minutes on the phone with Santa ! He took a break from wrapping presents, feeding the reindeer and polishing the sleigh, to talk to us about the route he&...

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to everyone

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to everyone

The Breakfast Show

Well, that’s another year over – and all of us at WRS would like to thank you for your support over the past 12 months. We couldn’t do it without you. We hope you all have a...

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Triathlete and IronWOMAN Imogen Simmonds

Triathlete and IronWOMAN Imogen Simmonds

Mid Morning Mix

Imogen Simmonds is a Swiss / British endurance triathlete based in Geneva, Switzerland. She has been nominated as ‘Sportive de l’année’ at the Nuit du sport genevois 2019 w...

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Health Matters: What3Words app (18 December 2019)

Health Matters: What3Words app (18 December 2019)

Health matters

Tell others where you are: Dr Michelle explains about the what3words App - a global addressing system that makes it simple for users to communicate their exact location to others. Find out more at ...

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Health Matters: Children's teeth (7 January 2020)

Health Matters: Children's teeth (7 January 2020)

Health matters

Dr Michelle is talking teeth again with the team from Dental Hygiene Clinics. This time, how to take care of your child's teeth with dental hygienist Aurelie. Find out more at https://www.chd.swiss/

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Choose a Tune - Juliette (16-20 Dec)

Choose a Tune - Juliette (16-20 Dec)

Mid Morning Mix

Juliette, from the Geneva region, is this week's Choose a Tune guest on the Mid Morning Mix She's chosen 5 songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tu...

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Learn More: The importance of girls' education (16 December 2019)

Learn More: The importance of girls' education (16 December 2019)

Learn More

On this week's Learn More we look at the importance of educating girls. Noha Benani is originally from Morocco and is now a physics teacher at the Institut Florimont in Geneva. From a young age sh...

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Swiss Up!  Minarets (16 December 2019)

Swiss Up! Minarets (16 December 2019)

Swiss Up!

On this week's Swiss Up, Dario looks at the fight to ban minarets in Switzerland 10 years ago and the global reaction.

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Dig It! Christmas Tree Alternatives (16 December 2019)

Dig It! Christmas Tree Alternatives (16 December 2019)

Dig It!

There are lots of great alternatives to buying a Christmas tree, and Barbara Erkelens of Koninstuin https://koningstuin.com/producten/products has some great suggestions for dwarf conifers and othe...

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Sorry - Stream Down!!

Sorry - Stream Down!!

The Breakfast Show

Good Morning everyone... sorry to say our stream is down at the moment. We're working on getting it fixed as soon as possible! DAB is working fine, so there's that!

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McKay Interview, industrialist Sir Andrew Cook (14 December 2019)

McKay Interview, industrialist Sir Andrew Cook (14 December 2019)

The McKay Interview

On this edition of the McKay Interview, Sir Andrew Cook, a prominent British industrialist, philanthropist, historian, author, owner and Chairman of William Cook Holdings Limited, which has numerou...

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Ski Megève - time to get on the piste!

Ski Megève - time to get on the piste!

All the charm of a traditional Alpine village, stunning natural beauty and a taste for the high life-it has to be Megève. 

Provided by Ski Megève

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Choose a Tune - William T (9-13 Dec)

Choose a Tune - William T (9-13 Dec)

Mid Morning Mix

William T from Zug is this week's Choose a Tune guest on the Mid Morning Mix He's chosen 5 songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tuesday: "This is ...

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Meet the Seablings

Meet the Seablings

Mid Morning Mix

THE SEABLINGS are aiming to be the world’s first brother & sister team to row across the Atlantic Ocean. The challenge is estimated to take them 2 months, during which they’ll be co...

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Health Matters: Restart Heart (10 December 2019)

Health Matters: Restart Heart (10 December 2019)

Health matters

What should you do if you are alone and are having a heart attack? Is cough CPR an option? Dr Michelle debunks some myths in this week's Health Matters.

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What's on at the UN? An appeal for $29bn

What's on at the UN? An appeal for $29bn

UN Roundup

Daniel Johnson talks about the appeal for $ 29bn and the upcoming Youth Summit this week. 

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Mozart's Don Giovanni by the Vienna State Opera

Mozart's Don Giovanni by the Vienna State Opera

Mid Morning Mix

Caecilia Concert Agency presents the orchestra, choir and cast of the Vienna State Opera on the 12 December 2019. This concert is a unique performance of Mozart’s Don Giovanni. It’s ...

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Swiss Up! The history of GVA airport(9 December 2019)

Swiss Up! The history of GVA airport(9 December 2019)

Swiss Up!

On this week's Swiss Up, Dario looks at when the go ahead for Geneva Airport was given the go ahead - how the international organisations added to its importance and at one time there were regular...

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Learn More: Maintaining educational quality (9 December 2019)

Learn More: Maintaining educational quality (9 December 2019)

Learn More

Parents will always want to know their children are getting the best education possible. The Institut Florimont in Geneva has someone who's job it is to make sure the teaching is the best it can be...

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Dig It! Seeds (9 December 2019)

Dig It! Seeds (9 December 2019)

Dig It!

Welcome to the wonderful world of seeds! With a magnificent new book "The Book of Seeds" published by Ivy Press, lots of suggestions for easy seeds to grow in your garden, there's ple...

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UK Election Special

UK Election Special

The Breakfast Show

THE BREAKFAST SHOW LIVE FROM THE LADY GODIVA PUB IN GENEVA FRIDAY 13 DECEMBER. On the morning of Friday 13th December, the UK General Election results will be coming in. The outcome will be v...

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