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Dig It Bamboo 7 May 2018

Dig It Bamboo 7 May 2018

Dig It!

There are lots of bamboos on the market, suitable for all kind of situations. This week's show mentions Phyllostachys aureosulcata, a golden-stemmed bamboo that grows to about 6m, and also Phyl...

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McKay Interview: Professor Manfred Nowak (30 April 2018)

McKay Interview: Professor Manfred Nowak (30 April 2018)

The McKay Interview

This week, Michael McKay's guest is Manfred Nowak, Professor of International Human Rights at the University of Vienna, former judge at the Human Rights Chamber for Bosnia and Herzegovina and i...

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Swiss Scrabble Open

Swiss Scrabble Open

The Breakfast Show

Are you a keen Scrabble player - or do you want to learn? There are weekly meetings in Geneva and plans to open more Scrabble clubs (all in English!) throughout the country. If you think you'...

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World Malaria Day 2018

World Malaria Day 2018

The Breakfast Show

Today is World Malaria Day, and Xenya Scanlon from the Partnership to End Malaria came into the studio to talk to Mark Butcher about the fight against malaria - and the successes to come. Including...

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McKay Interview: Serge Dal Busco, Geneva Finance Minister(16 April 2018)

McKay Interview: Serge Dal Busco, Geneva Finance Minister(16 April 2018)

The McKay Interview

This week's McKay interview is with the Geneva Finance Minister, Serge Dal Busco. Mr Dal Busco is a member of a member of Le Parti démocrate-chrétien, that’s Christian-Democ...

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We're hiring - WRS telemarketer

We're hiring - WRS telemarketer

This is a part-time position assisting the WRS Sales team. 

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McKay Interview: ProfessorJulian Lindley-French (19 March 2018)

McKay Interview: ProfessorJulian Lindley-French (19 March 2018)

The McKay Interview

Michael McKay's guest is Professor Julian Lindley-French. He is an Englishman who lives in the Netherlands and visits Geneva often where is a visiting Lecturer at the Geneva Centre for Security...

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Leave your radio spot to the experts

Leave your radio spot to the experts

Don't hesitate, let WRS produce your on-air ad. WRS is Switzerland's only 24/7 English-language radio station and is the Swiss partner of the BBC World Service. Listen to WRS on your DAB+ r...

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Votre spot sera aux mains d'experts

Votre spot sera aux mains d'experts

N’hésitez pas, faites produire votre annonce radio par WRS !

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Überlassen Sie Ihren Radiospot den Experten

Überlassen Sie Ihren Radiospot den Experten

Zögern Sie nicht, lassen Sie WRS Ihre On-Air-Werbung produzieren!  

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Dig It! Deer proof plants (5 March 2018)

Dig It! Deer proof plants (5 March 2018)

Dig It!

Deer can be a real nuisance in country gardens, and this week, our listener, Sandra, has a problem with deer eating the roses and dogwoods in her garden. There are lots of great alternatives, like ...

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McKay Interview: Max Steinberg, chair of the International 2018 Business Festival

McKay Interview: Max Steinberg, chair of the International 2018 Business Festival

The McKay Interview

Michael's guest this week is one of Liverpool’s best-known business leaders. He also is the Chairman of “The 2018 International Business Festival”, a major event which will ta...

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Cash vs Crypto-currencies - Tom Elliott from deVere

Cash vs Crypto-currencies - Tom Elliott from deVere

The Breakfast Show

Bitcoin has been in the news a lot over the past few weeks due to its wide swings in value – but does it have a future and should we still be thinking of investing in crypto-currencies? Ma...

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Kids In Mind: OCD  (8 February 2018)

Kids In Mind: OCD (8 February 2018)

Kids in Mind

In this month's Kids in Mind, Dr Rebecca Weber looks at Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. In this first show in the series, what is OCD and what age does is start in children?

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Dig It! Gardens of the Future (19 February 2018)

Dig It! Gardens of the Future (19 February 2018)

Dig It!

What will the garden centre of the future look like? Will we still buy our plants in the same way or will our behaviour change along with technology? The Garden Retail exhibition in Utrecht showcas...

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McKay Interview: Johanna Ralston, CEO World Obesity Federation (19 February 2018)

McKay Interview: Johanna Ralston, CEO World Obesity Federation (19 February 2018)

The McKay Interview

With obesity rates climbing throughout the western world, many are warning of a public health catastrophe. Michael McKay's guest this week is Dr. Johanna Ralston, CEO of the World Obesity Fe...

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Dig It! Florists (12 February 2018)

Dig It! Florists (12 February 2018)

Dig It!

With Valentine's Day on the horizon, many people will be thinking about buying flowers for their significant other, but have you ever stopped to think about the actual experience of buying flow...

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Learn More: what parents should consider this time of the year (7 February 2018)

Learn More: what parents should consider this time of the year (7 February 2018)

Learn More

On this week's Learn More, Sean Power Director General of the Institut Florimont talks about what parents should be thinking about at this time of the year. For many exams are looming - but at ...

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McKay Interview: Sarah Springman (5 February 2018)

McKay Interview: Sarah Springman (5 February 2018)

The McKay Interview

Michael McKay is in Zürich and at one of the bastions of Swiss, academic achievement. It’s known widely by its abbreviation – ETH which stands for……Eidgenössisch...

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US climate change scientists being lured away

US climate change scientists being lured away

The Breakfast Show

The changes in US environmental policies since the election of Donald Trump means scientists working in climate change are finding their work being undermined or even censored. Other countries arou...

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Dig It! Seedballs (22 January 2018)

Dig It! Seedballs (22 January 2018)

Dig It!

Winter evenings for me are perfect curled up in front of the fire with a stack of seed catalogues and my photos of the garden from last year. It’s the time to plan what to change or add or ev...

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McKay Interview: Michael Kimmel, Sociology Professor

McKay Interview: Michael Kimmel, Sociology Professor

The McKay Interview

Michael McKay speaks to Dr. Michael Kimmel, the distinguished academic and Professor of Sociology at Stony Brook University in New York; and the founder and editor of the academic journal Men and M...

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Author, Joe McMahon on his new book and tips on self-publishing

Author, Joe McMahon on his new book and tips on self-publishing

Mid Morning Mix

You can find out more and buy the book on Joe's website

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