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Leave us a voicemail

Leave us a voicemail

Mid Morning Mix

Do you want to let us know about a great initiative in your community or do you just need a good rant? Leave us a voicemail! 

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Choose a Tune - Andrew (30 March - 3 April)

Choose a Tune - Andrew (30 March - 3 April)

Mid Morning Mix

Andrew is this week's 'Choose a Tune' guest on the Mid Morning Mix. He's chosen 5 songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tuesday: "This...

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Dig It! Primroses (30 March 2020)

Dig It! Primroses (30 March 2020)

Dig It!

If you're still able to get out and enjoy local woods, or just have a messy lawn, like me, you'll have noticed the welcome appearance of primroses in the last few weeks. Elizabeth Lawson's book "Pr...

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Can you offer some financial support?

Can you offer some financial support?

Mid Morning Mix

WRS is a small, independent business and we rely entirely on advertising revenue to keep delivering your free 24 hour radio service across Switzerland and beyond.  Many of our valued client...

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Choose a Tune - Daniel (23-27 March)

Choose a Tune - Daniel (23-27 March)

Mid Morning Mix

Daniel is this week's 'Choose a Tune' guest on the Mid Morning Mix. He's chosen 5 songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tuesday: "...

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McKay Interview: Morten Scholer, author of Coffee and Wine (23 March 2020)

McKay Interview: Morten Scholer, author of Coffee and Wine (23 March 2020)

The McKay Interview

On this edition of the McKay Interview - Michael speaks with Morten Scholer, who's written a book about arguably two of the most important things in the western world - coffee and wine.

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Dig It! Micro Greens (23 March 2020)

Dig It! Micro Greens (23 March 2020)

Dig It!

It's the time of year when keen gardeners are starting to plant the first seeds for the vegetable plots. If you'd like to have a go for the first time, here are a few suggestions, including easy ve...

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Let's pitch in together - WRS offers free advertising to small businesses

Let's pitch in together - WRS offers free advertising to small businesses

Mid Morning Mix

This is a challenging time for all of us. The broad restrictions - or 'Lock Downs' are absolutely necessary for our health - but it will be difficult for small businesses. 

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Dig It! Tree Houses (16 March 2020)

Dig It! Tree Houses (16 March 2020)

Dig It!

With all the terrible and stressful news around right now, take a moment to dream a little with Alain Laurens, founder of the leading European tree house company, La Cabane Perchée http://ww...

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Choose a Tune - Michelle (16-20 March)

Choose a Tune - Michelle (16-20 March)

Mid Morning Mix

Michelle Guiliano is this week's 'Choose a Tune' guest on the Mid Morning Mix. She's chosen 5 songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tuesday...

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Dig It! Yellow Shrubs? (9 March 2020)

Dig It! Yellow Shrubs? (9 March 2020)

Dig It!

Don't like yellow in the garden? Try Viburnum x bodnantense "Dawn" or "Charles Lamont" with pale pink flowers and lots of fragrance, or the shrubby honeysuckle Lonicera fragrantissima, which rejoic...

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McKay Interview: Philip Barnes, MD of the Savoy Hotel, London (9 March 2020)

McKay Interview: Philip Barnes, MD of the Savoy Hotel, London (9 March 2020)

The McKay Interview

On this edition of the McKay Interview, Micheal speaks to Philip Barnes, the Managing Director of one of the world's top hotels - the Savoy in London. Michael also discovers a Geneva link with ...

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Choose a Tune - Ella (9-13 March)

Choose a Tune - Ella (9-13 March)

Mid Morning Mix

Ella is this week's 'Choose a Tune' guest on the Mid Morning Mix. She's chosen 5 songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tuesday: "This ...

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New streaming points

New streaming points

Mid Morning Mix

Some of you have experienced problems streaming WRS from your computer. This is mainly due to changes to browsers that are beyond our control. So we've got some fresh options for you:

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Dig It!  Listener Questions (2 March 2020)

Dig It! Listener Questions (2 March 2020)

Dig It!

Mark has moved into a new house with a garden, but doesn't recognise some of the trees and shrubs. What are the best apps and books for identification and basic care? Listen in to find out.

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Choose a Tune!

Choose a Tune!

Mid Morning Mix

Each week Katt invites a listener to choose 5 tracks and tell her why she loves them on the Mid Morning Mix.  Over the course of the week our 'Choose a Tune' VIP picks their ve...

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Choose a Tune - Carey (24-28 Feb)

Choose a Tune - Carey (24-28 Feb)

Mid Morning Mix

Carey is this week's 'Choose a Tune' guest on the Mid Morning Mix. She's chosen 5 songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tuesday: "This...

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Dig It: Watering systems  (24 February 2020)

Dig It: Watering systems (24 February 2020)

Dig It!

With the changing climate bringing more challenging conditions for our garden and container plants, now's the time to think about watering systems - more efficient, less wasteful and better tar...

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We're back and from a new studio!

We're back and from a new studio!

BBC News

All weekend we've been pulling cables, replacing equipment and generally refeshing the studio. Although still some things to do - everything is back to normal. We know there were a few 'qui...

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Choose a Tune - Suzi (2-6 March)

Choose a Tune - Suzi (2-6 March)

Mid Morning Mix

Suzi is this week's 'Choose a Tune' guest on the Mid Morning Mix. She's chosen 5 songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tuesday: "This ...

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Choose a Tune - Viki (17-21 Feb)

Choose a Tune - Viki (17-21 Feb)

Mid Morning Mix

Viki is this week's Choose a Tune guest on the Mid Morning Mix. She's chosen 5 songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tuesday: "This is such&nb...

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Dig It! Plant Parenting (17 February 2020)

Dig It! Plant Parenting (17 February 2020)

Dig It!

If you would like to have a go at making more of the plants you love, the Leslie Halleck's new book, published by Timber Press, and titled "Plant Parenting" is exactly what you're looking for. Have...

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McKay Interview: Anne Marie De Weck, president of the BSCC

McKay Interview: Anne Marie De Weck, president of the BSCC

The McKay Interview

Michael has a special programme for you today; and a special Guest! She is a good colleague and friend of his who has been at the very top of an organisation that he has personally been very clos...

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Website problems - classifieds

Website problems - classifieds

The Breakfast Show

We're very sorry, but we've had some problems with our website over the past couple of days. We hope everything is back now - but if you've tried to load an advert on our classifieds, p...

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