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The Red Cross Ball 2019

The Red Cross Ball 2019

Mid Morning Mix

The Red Cross Ball 2019 takes place on the 12 October 2019. It's the main fundraising event for the Swiss Read Cross in Geneva and this year the committee is aiming to raise CHF 1m for cause...

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Backdrop Switzerland & the movies set in Switzerland

Backdrop Switzerland & the movies set in Switzerland

Mid Morning Mix

We speak to Cornelius Schregle about his upcoming exhibition in Morges... 

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Amy Webster on raw food

Amy Webster on raw food

Mid Morning Mix

Amy tells us about raw food life! With over 12 years as a raw food coach in Switzerland she hates labels like 'vegan' and 'vegetarian' and doesn't consider herself as either. Sh...

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Trade, Trump, Brexit and more: hear the WTO head in Geneva

Trade, Trump, Brexit and more: hear the WTO head in Geneva

What's on at the BSCC - Geneva Chapter

Trade is a major issue at the moment. The US President, Donald Trump, is using trade as a weapon to get what he wants from different countries across the world – especially China – and ...

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Wilson Hermanto - Cameristi della Scala

Wilson Hermanto - Cameristi della Scala

Mid Morning Mix

Wilson Hermanto is the conductor for Orchestra ‘Cameristi della Scala’ This Wednesday 9 October the Cameristi della Scala will perform at the Salle del Castillo in Vevey. The benefit...

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Gadget Guru - 3d Printing Pen

Gadget Guru - 3d Printing Pen

Gadget Guru

3d printers are great, but heating plastic can be dangerous for kids. Here's a 3d printing pen that doesn't heat the plastic and a surprisingly useful practical application.

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Gadget Guru - Alexa Echo Loop

Gadget Guru - Alexa Echo Loop

Gadget Guru

Image: https://www.amazon.com/Echo-Loop/dp/B07JPK4XJ6 Now you can take Alexa with you wherever you go. Our Gadget Guru Paul Bristow tells us more.

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Gadget Guru - Farmbot; growing your food at home

Gadget Guru - Farmbot; growing your food at home

Gadget Guru

Paul Bristow brings us this little farmbot: the agricultural technology to grow food for us on our own doorsteps.

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Gadget Guru - New iPhone 11

Gadget Guru - New iPhone 11

Gadget Guru

Here's the latest iPhone. What's new?

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Gadget Guru - Updating your GPS and using Google maps offline

Gadget Guru - Updating your GPS and using Google maps offline

Gadget Guru

Our Gadget Guru Paul Bristow didn't update his GPS. Here he is to remind us why we should and to tell us how. Also, if you use Googlemaps, here's how to be better prepared and have the maps you'l...

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Chris Von Rohr from Krokus

Chris Von Rohr from Krokus

Mid Morning Mix

In the words of Krokus - "nothing is more powerful than a powerul song". Here's Katt Cullen's FULL call with Chris Von Rohr from Krokus, ahead of their gig at Baloise Session.

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Jethro Tull - Ian Anderson talks with WRS

Jethro Tull - Ian Anderson talks with WRS

The Breakfast Show

The classic rock band Jethro Tull is coming to Switzerland – playing in Geneva and Basel. Mark Butcher spoke to frontman, Ian Anderson, who talks about the band’s influence and how t...

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Health Matters: Health Insurance (8 October 2019)

Health Matters: Health Insurance (8 October 2019)

Health matters

Dr Michelle talks to Louis-Marie from Helvetia International about getting the best health insurance coverage for your new baby. Contact Louis-Marie through https://helvetiainternational.com/homepa...

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Tech Decoded: Facial Recognition (7 October 2019)

Tech Decoded: Facial Recognition (7 October 2019)

Technology Decoded

On this week's Tech Decoded with Richard Bradley from Deloitte - Facial Recognition. How its used for everything from unlocking your phone to law enforcement - and the potential market for the ...

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Dig It! Listener Questions (7 October 2019)

Dig It! Listener Questions (7 October 2019)

Dig It!

This week's show is a listener question from Marie, who has a problem with non-flowering and leaning roses. The roses are suffering from a lack of sunlight, as they are in the shadow of a large...

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Fondation Bodmer - War & Peace exhibition

Fondation Bodmer - War & Peace exhibition

Mid Morning Mix

Fondation Bodmer in Geneva, with the UN and the Red Cross, presents War And Peace: an exhibition of literature, photographs, propaganda, and archives highlighting our belligerent nature, yet our lo...

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Take a tour around Etter distillery in Zug

Take a tour around Etter distillery in Zug

Mid Morning Mix

It's fun talking to someone whose name is on bottles in your kitchen! We talk to Gabriel Galliker-Etter to find out more about kirsch and the distillery tours that you can take all year...

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Batuk en Fête - percussion & dance

Batuk en Fête - percussion & dance

Mid Morning Mix

Batuk en Fête festival takes place on the 3-5 October 2019. Workshops can be booked through the website in advance.  Jenny Dawson, from Sambaloelek, gives us the details...&...

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McKay Interview: Lord Howell, former UK government energy minister(5 October 2019)

McKay Interview: Lord Howell, former UK government energy minister(5 October 2019)

The McKay Interview

Michael McKay's guest is the Rt Hon The Lord Howell of Guildford. Older British listeners may remember him as David Howell MP. He is an expert on government policy and strategy in the field of e...

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Beatrice Stirnimann on Baloise session

Beatrice Stirnimann on Baloise session

Mid Morning Mix

The Baloise Session takes place in Basel. It's a series of 10 events, each featuring 2 incredible artists.  We catch up with festival CEO Beatrice Stirnimann before the first event...

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Tech Decoded: Cloud Computing (30 September 2019)

Tech Decoded: Cloud Computing (30 September 2019)

Technology Decoded

On this week's Tech Decoded, Richard Bradley from Deloitte looks at cloud computing - what it is, how it works - and is it reaching its limit as billions of new devices are due to connect over ...

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Health Matters: Teeth Whitening (1 October 2019)

Health Matters: Teeth Whitening (1 October 2019)

Health matters

Looking for that Hollywood smile? Dr Michelle speaks with the team from Dental Hygiene Clinics about teeth whitening. Learn more at https://www.chd.swiss/

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Dig It Berrying Plants (30 September 2019)

Dig It Berrying Plants (30 September 2019)

Dig It!

At the start of autumn there are dozens of excellent garden and plant events happening all over Europe, and one of my favourites is Orticolario. It's only 3 hours by train from Zurich to Como, ...

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GEDS - Disgraced

GEDS - Disgraced

Mid Morning Mix

Jaimie Guerra and John Ward join us in the WRS studio to talk about 'Disgraced' the Pulitzer prize-winning play they're staring in next week, put on by the Geneva English Drama Society....

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