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FILM NUT - Barry Seal, Logan Lucky & Gifted (Mary)

FILM NUT - Barry Seal, Logan Lucky & Gifted (Mary)

Film Nut

Kerre Cole is back for another episode of FILM NUT. This time she's swooning over Tom Cruise in Barry Seal. (This is very unusual. Kerre is normally not a fan!) Daniel Craig crops up in Logan L...

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The International Comedy Club kicks off the new season

The International Comedy Club kicks off the new season

Mid Morning Mix

The International Comedy Club presents Boothby Graffoe, Simon Munnery, & Andreas Krauer to kick off the new season of comedy this 13 - 16th September in Geneva, Lausanne, Zurich and Basel. A...

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Rhonda Ross on family, being grounded and finding her own voice

Rhonda Ross on family, being grounded and finding her own voice

Mid Morning Mix

Rhonda Ross comes from a musical family. Daughter of Diana Ross & legendary Motown Records founder Berry Gordy, Rhonda is an accomplished singer, songwriter, actress, public speaker and ente...

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FILM NUT - Bigfoot Junior, My Cousin Rachel, Patti Cake$

FILM NUT - Bigfoot Junior, My Cousin Rachel, Patti Cake$

Film Nut

Kerre's back after a Summer break and ready to tell us about the films on the big screen! This week she takes a look at the animation 'The Son of Bigfoot' aka 'Bigfoot Junior'...

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Musikfestival Bern

Musikfestival Bern

Mid Morning Mix

Musikfestival Bern kicks off this week and runs the 6th - 10th September. It's a classical music festival with a difference, as Annelise Alder, President of the festival, explains...

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La Bâtie - a festival of music, art, theatre & dance in Geneva

La Bâtie - a festival of music, art, theatre & dance in Geneva

Mid Morning Mix

Boom ! La Bâtie is back! 16 days of art, theatre, music, dance and performance await with some pretty awesome decor thrown in there too. September 1-16, 2017. Just before the 41st editi...

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The best venues to catch a gig in Bern

The best venues to catch a gig in Bern

The Swiss capital may not be the biggest city in the country, but it has a vibrant music scene and draws high-quality, innovative acts from across Switzerland and around the world. 

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The Seaside Festival on the lakeside

The Seaside Festival on the lakeside

Mid Morning Mix

  This year is the inauguration of a brand new music festival welcoming big names. Emili Sandé, Status Quo, Manfred Mann's Earth Band and The Hooters are just a few of the ban...

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Our Times at far° festival in Nyon

Our Times at far° festival in Nyon

The TalkTalk Breakfast Show

  far° festival is a live art festival in Nyon. This year far° festival takes place between 9-19 August and there's a performance, in English, to open the event. Our Times...

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It's International Cat Day and the world needs more cat videos

It's International Cat Day and the world needs more cat videos

The TalkTalk Breakfast Show

It's International Cat Day today and if the internet really needs anything it's more cat videos. We asked WRS listeners for their favourites and we were not disappointed! Here are some o...

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Nicolas Bonstein talks experimental music at Les Digitales

Nicolas Bonstein talks experimental music at Les Digitales

Mid Morning Mix

Les Digitales is a series of one-day events packed with electronic and experimental music. Nicolas Bonstein was part of the team that created the event 13 years ago. He talks to WRS about the ev...

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Au Pays des Enfants; a family festival

Au Pays des Enfants; a family festival

Mid Morning Mix

Au Pays des Enfants is a family festival across Chateau d'Oex, Rougemont & Rossinière. It's really easy to travel between the three and explore this incredibly beautiful part of ...

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Circus Chnopf - 'Panik!' tour

Circus Chnopf - 'Panik!' tour

Mid Morning Mix

Circus Chnopf's 'Panik!' tour is underway and continuing around Swiss cities and villages until mid-September. Dave Sieger, Production Manager, describes the show's style as '...

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Cinétransat and Happy City Lab - bringing people together

Cinétransat and Happy City Lab - bringing people together

Mid Morning Mix

Dan Acher is the man behind HAPPY CITY LAB; a series of projects that aim to bring people together. Check out Dan's TEDx talk on reinventing the city.  One such project is the Cin&eacut...

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Welcome to the fabulous Gurtenfestival!

Welcome to the fabulous Gurtenfestival!

Mid Morning Mix

Summer is the time for music in Switzerland! Gurten Festival, running from the Wednesday 12th until Saturday 15th July, will be taking place in the beautiful capital of Bern, up on the famous Gu...

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Checking in with Santa

Checking in with Santa

The TalkTalk Breakfast Show

We're now officially closer to Christmas 2017 than we are to last year's festivities. With Christmas just under 6 months away, we thought it might be time to check in with Santa, a regular ...

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NIFFF's Loïc Valceschini talks about vampires, werewolves and the more subtle fantastic films

NIFFF's Loïc Valceschini talks about vampires, werewolves and the more subtle fantastic films

Mid Morning Mix

This year's Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival takes place 30 June - 8 July 2017. Loïc Valceschini, Programme Coordinator, takes a moment to talk about the newcomers in the...

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Montreux Jazz Festival's Mathieu Jaton looking ahead to the 51st edition

Montreux Jazz Festival's Mathieu Jaton looking ahead to the 51st edition

Mid Morning Mix

  It's the 51st edition of the Montreux Jazz Festival this year! This year's Montreux Jazz Festival takes place between the 30th June - 15th July! There are 17 different stages i...

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FILM NUT - Transformers; The Last Knight & Everything, Everything

FILM NUT - Transformers; The Last Knight & Everything, Everything

Film Nut

Transformers: The Last Night is set in a world where, in the absence of Optimus Prime, a war has commenced between the human race and the Transformers. To save their world, Cade Yeager, Played by M...

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Sion Sous les Etoiles - Michael Drieberg

Sion Sous les Etoiles - Michael Drieberg

Mid Morning Mix

Is it a football field... or is it an incredible venue for a music festival? This is the question that Festival Director Michael Drieberg asked himself when he found himself in Sion one winter star...

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Hurray for Diversity & the Refugee Cultural Festival

Hurray for Diversity & the Refugee Cultural Festival

Mid Morning Mix

Sylvie, Samad, Gaayathri & Dan join Katt in the studio to talk about the Refugee Cultural Festival that takes place in Geneva 17-22nd June. Top (from left to right): Dan & Katt ...

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International film festivals in Switzerland - a guide

International film festivals in Switzerland - a guide

Did you know that Switzerland has an epic programme of international film festivals across the country? International is the key word because that means that most of the films will include English ...

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FILM NUT - The Mummy, Snatched, All Eyez On Me

FILM NUT - The Mummy, Snatched, All Eyez On Me

Film Nut

Kerre Cole is back for another big screen review. This week's big releases include The Mummy, Snatched and All Eyez On Me.    

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Rhy Art Fair Basel - Sabina Gisiger explains

Rhy Art Fair Basel - Sabina Gisiger explains

Mid Morning Mix

The Rhy Art Fair Basel takes place between the 15th - 18th June. It's a 4 day art fair that covers a vast variety of artwork from newcomers and established artists alike. We caught up with S...

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