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Dig It! Summer proof your garden (24 June 2019)

Dig It! Summer proof your garden (24 June 2019)

Dig It!

With the first of the summer heatwaves hitting Switzerland this week, it's a good opportunity to take stock of your garden or terrace and summer-proof it as well as you can. Watering systems, DIY k...

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Celebrate 4th July with the American International Club

Celebrate 4th July with the American International Club

The Breakfast Show

Want to celebrate the American holiday of 4th July? You don't even have to be American to come along. Mark spoke to the president of the AmClub, Ed Scheider, about what we can expect at the eve...

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Amongst the shops and restaurants of Carouge

Amongst the shops and restaurants of Carouge

The Breakfast Show

Carouge is only a short bus ride from Geneva, across the Arve river, but the town's personality is totally unique. Bohemian, artisanal, creative, the town of Carouge is a must-visit. ...

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Gadget Guru -  Smartphone Under CHF 200-.

Gadget Guru - Smartphone Under CHF 200-.

Gadget Guru

  Have you ever wondered what the best budget smartphone is? Well so do Paul's friends and they ask him a lot.  (function(t,e,s,o){var n,a,c;t.SMCX=t.SMCX||[],e.getElementByI...

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Meandering through Carouge

Meandering through Carouge

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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Health Matters: Sprains (18 June 2019)

Health Matters: Sprains (18 June 2019)

Health matters

As the sun has finally decided to come out and it's time to dust off the hiking boots, Dr Michelle reminds us of the First Aid for strains and sprains.

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Swiss Up! - The Last Famine

Swiss Up! - The Last Famine

Swiss Up!

Over 200 years ago, now, the last famine to ravage Switzerland took place - mostly thanks to a huge volcanic eruption over in Indonesia. Today on the show we're talking about what the effects o...

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Montreux Jazz Festival 2019 (28 June - 13 July)

Montreux Jazz Festival 2019 (28 June - 13 July)

Mid Morning Mix

  Mathieu Jaton, Montreux Jazz Festival CEO, & Rémi Bruggmann, Artistic Director for the Montreux Jazz Lab & Lizsto Club stages talk to Katt Cullen on the Mid Morni...

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What's on at the UN? Famine-like conditions in South Sudan

What's on at the UN? Famine-like conditions in South Sudan

UN Roundup

  Daniel Johnson reports in for the weekly UN Round-Up.  

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!fage - learn a new language over the summer

!fage - learn a new language over the summer

Mid Morning Mix

  Graham Murray, Head of English at !fage, explains some of the ways their students are learning new languages and having fun at the same time.  (function(t,e,s,o){var n,a,c;t.SMCX=...

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Dig It! Flowering Bulbs (17 June 2019)

Dig It! Flowering Bulbs (17 June 2019)

Dig It!

As the spring-flowering bulbs start to fade, it's a good time to check out what autumn-flowering bulbs you could use to replace them, for containers or straight in the ground. Anne van der Elst fro...

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Talking Spiritual Living with ICSL

Talking Spiritual Living with ICSL

Mid Morning Mix

  What is 'spiritual living'? We discuss with Reverand Beth Linguri, Linda Orr-Easo & Fiona Strafford...   

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Swiss Up! - Women's Strike

Swiss Up! - Women's Strike

Swiss Up!

Today (Friday 14th June) women are striking across the country in protest of the wage gap between men and women in Switzerland. This is not the first strike nor (sadly) will it be the last - find o...

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Suisse Rugby Finals Day

Suisse Rugby Finals Day

The Breakfast Show

Sunday 16th June marks the finals day for all the leagues in Switzerland, which will be taking place at Colovray Sport Complex in Nyon. This event will include 3 finals for the ...

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McKay Interview: Yves Daccord, Director-General ICRC

McKay Interview: Yves Daccord, Director-General ICRC

The McKay Interview

On this week's Mckay Interview, Michael talks to Yves Daccord, the Director General of the International Committee of the Red Cross. The humanitarian organisation based in Geneva. Michael and Yve...

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Swiss Up! - Art Basel

Swiss Up! - Art Basel

Swiss Up!

It's beginnings are humble, but Art Basel is now an annual event attracting art galleries from all over the globe. Yet not everyone is excited about this. Find out why on today's episode.

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Bike the Lake 2019: This Sunday - 7am Nyon.

Bike the Lake 2019: This Sunday - 7am Nyon.

The Breakfast Show

When: 16th June 2019 Meet: 07.00am at Stade de Colovray car park, Nyon, 1295 (free parking for the day)   We look forward to seeing you on our thirteenth year! Simply visit the ...

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Swiss Up! - The History of Carouge

Swiss Up! - The History of Carouge

Swiss Up!

Across the river Arve, the town of Carouge stands just a quick tram ride from Geneva. Its atmosphere, history and architecture, however, is very different and the Ville de Carouge offer guided walk...

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Gadget Guru -  The new Mac Pro (looks like a cheese grater)

Gadget Guru - The new Mac Pro (looks like a cheese grater)

Gadget Guru

  The new Mac Pro has enormous memory capacity! Gadget Guru tells us what it can do...  

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Swiss Up! - Tilo Frey

Swiss Up! - Tilo Frey

Swiss Up!

Not only was she the first MP in Switzerland of African descent, but she was also one of the first 10 women elected to Swiss parliament. So she is important in the progression of Switzerland and ev...

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Dig It! Irises (11 June 2019)

Dig It! Irises (11 June 2019)

Dig It!

The Goddess of the Rainbow, Iris, has definitely been playing with all the colours at the Merian Garten in Basel.Wwith over 1500 varieties of bearded iris, you're sure to find a favourite, see if y...

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Health Matters: Fainting (11 June 2019)

Health Matters: Fainting (11 June 2019)

Health matters

Fainting in a nutshell - why it happens, what First Aid to carry out and when further investigation is needed.

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SportsTogether - at the Shopping Centre Manor Chavannes

SportsTogether - at the Shopping Centre Manor Chavannes

Mid Morning Mix

  It's the third edition of SportsTogether at the Centre Manor Chavannes! Come and see (and play) 20 different sports over the 3 days of events, staring on Wednesday 12 June.  ...

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Sarah Massey on gender equality in sport

Sarah Massey on gender equality in sport

Mid Morning Mix

  Sarah Massey talks to Katt Cullen on the Mid Morning Mix about how gender equality in sport is gaining momentum and how big organisations such as the International Olympic Committee and o...

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