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"It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas" - Santa

"It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas" - Santa

Santa joins us one last time before he goes the final preparations begin. So did mommy really kiss Santa Claus? For more from Santa - www.worldradio.ch/news/1215/santas-on-the-phone.html

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Santa, have you ever thought about changing the colour scheme?

Santa, have you ever thought about changing the colour scheme?

Santa's on the phone again and takes us through the different costume options he's considered.

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Polaris Festival organiser Raphael Nanchen and a giant transparent tent

Polaris Festival organiser Raphael Nanchen and a giant transparent tent

Polaris Festival organiser Raphael Nanchen tells me why he decided to put a giant transparent tent on top of a mountain and fill it with electronic music lovers. Result: an incredible mountain expe...

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GEDS are Caught in the Net

GEDS are Caught in the Net

Geneva English Drama Society (GEDS)are ready to give us a good giggle. Caught in the Net is Ray Cooney's sequel to "Run for your Wife" where naughty taxi man John desperately tries to...

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It's panto time with GAOS. Oh yes it is....

It's panto time with GAOS. Oh yes it is....

Geneva Amateur Operatic Society (GAOS)offer another opportunity to catch this years Pantomime 'Rumpelstiltskin' this Friday 4th - Sunday 6th December.

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GAOS talk panto. Oh yes they do.

GAOS talk panto. Oh yes they do.

GAOS join us in the studio to talk about the upcoming pantomime Rumpelstiltskin. Phil Tuffs talks us through the particular challenges of playing the pantomime dame and Caroline Bailey shares some ...

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Rebecca Ferguson in a onesie

Rebecca Ferguson in a onesie

Mid Morning Mix

Rebecca Ferguson performs at Baloise session with Alain Toussaint as part of the 'Lady Meets Legend' evening. What a fantastic excuse to catch up with the lovely lady herself. More info ...

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Do something great this Christmas!

Do something great this Christmas!

The Gift Box Project Geneva is a simple idea that can have a fantastic impact on needy children in some of Europe's poorest countries. 

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Is it worth the big bucks? Have it valued!

Is it worth the big bucks? Have it valued!

Bonhams auction house will be at the Leman International fair for the first year this year, offering free evaluations for your treasure & trinkets.

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Paddle for Cancer - and you can still row

Paddle for Cancer - and you can still row

Good luck to all those who are paddling away to raise money for ESCA. Here's more from those in the know.

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Left Hand Day - celebrate smudgy left hands everywhere

Left Hand Day - celebrate smudgy left hands everywhere

13th August - Today is a day for the left-handers.

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Paleo Paleo Paleo

Paleo Paleo Paleo

Keep your thoughts and pictures coming in! studio@worldradio.ch

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Paleo is in full swing

Paleo is in full swing

*UPDATE* Wednesday 22/07/15

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John DeVore and his cello

John DeVore and his cello

Aubes Concerts take place at Bains de Paquis for a 6 week programme 13th July - 23rd August, offering free coffee, entertainment and company as dawn breaks.

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Crystal Ball introduce us to melodic hard rock

Crystal Ball introduce us to melodic hard rock

Mid Morning Mix

Crystal Ball are amongst the line-up at Guitare en Scene festival this year - a festival for those who love all things guitar. Chris Leach; song-writer and guitarist, talks to me about the music an...

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Aynsley Lister plays Guitare en Scene

Aynsley Lister plays Guitare en Scene

Mid Morning Mix

Aynsley Lister will be in the region this week for Guitare en Scene. He chats to Katt Cullen about a man called Bunny, his first gig, smashing tellies (or not), why he'll be coming over to the ...

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Hanni El Khatib has made it to Switzerland

Hanni El Khatib has made it to Switzerland

Mid Morning Mix

Hanni el Khatib, headlining act at the Festival de la Cité in Lausanne this July, talks about his festival tour, arriving in Switzerland and missing his dog.

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Tuning up for Fete de la Musique

Tuning up for Fete de la Musique

One of the big events in any musician's calendar has to be Fête de la Musique. Every year this brilliant festival showcases local talent in the region at hundreds of temporary stages insi...

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Annecy International Animation Film Festival kicks off in style

Annecy International Animation Film Festival kicks off in style

With a backdrop of Annecy lake and the mountains, it was quite a stunning setting for the film festival. The rain didn't put anyone off, even to the outside open-air screenings on the Paquis, a...

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Break a leg GAOS

Break a leg GAOS

Break a leg, GAOS!!

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Paddle for Cancer - on a dragonboat!

Paddle for Cancer - on a dragonboat!

The English Speaking Cancer Association (ESCA)'s main fund-raising event of the year takes place this year on the 6th September, on the Lac de Joux in l'Abbaye, Switzerland.

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GEDS talk Popcorn

GEDS talk Popcorn

The Geneva English Drama Society start their show 'Popcorn' by Ben Elton next week.

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The Rolex Awards

The Rolex Awards

The Rolex Awards for enterprise, honour people who are undertaking vital projects around the world,

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