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The Seaside Festival on the lakeside

The Seaside Festival on the lakeside

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  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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140 crossfit athletes head to Geneva for the Lake Throwdown

140 crossfit athletes head to Geneva for the Lake Throwdown

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'Geneva Fitness Games' is a non-profit association who create and organise sports events to raise funds and raise awareness of charitable associations such as the Foundation Theodora or Cou...

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Nicolas Bonstein talks experimental music at Les Digitales

Nicolas Bonstein talks experimental music at Les Digitales

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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

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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

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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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Ciné du Lac - outdoor cinema with a view

Ciné du Lac - outdoor cinema with a view

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Over the summer we'll see some wonderful outdoor cinemas pop up all around the country. Ciné du Lac is certainly one of the longest events and it will become a feature of the Geneva Plag...

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Business Management degrees online with the Open University of Switzerland

Business Management degrees online with the Open University of Switzerland

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  Studying virtually is becoming increasingly popular. Perhaps the advantages of a more flexible schedule and cheaper costs are the cause, but online learning also has a certain stigma atta...

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CERN's Large Hadron Collider beauty (LHCb) experiment

CERN's Large Hadron Collider beauty (LHCb) experiment

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Photo: ATLAS Experiment © 2006 CERN   Yesterday, CERN announced the discovery of a new particle, dubbed the "charming" particle. The news was revealed at the EPS Conferenc...

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A "charming" new particle discovered at CERN

A "charming" new particle discovered at CERN

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Image: © CERN Daniel Dominguez Representing the new particle observed by LHCb, containing two charm quarks and one up quark.   A new particle, dubbed the &ldqu...

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Cinétransat and Happy City Lab - bringing people together

Cinétransat and Happy City Lab - bringing people together

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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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WeHike - a hiking community

WeHike - a hiking community

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Photo taken at: Faulhorn and Männlichen   WeHike is a Swiss startup, created by friends who were passionate about hiking and creating communities of like-minded people. WeHike ...

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Welcome to the fabulous Gurtenfestival!

Welcome to the fabulous Gurtenfestival!

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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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Gena Festival is this weekend and FREE!

Gena Festival is this weekend and FREE!

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Gena Festival is an open air festival and 100% free, organised and run by volunteers who are passionate about putting on a great festival in Avully, in a countryside setting, just 30 mins away from...

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Tom Grevatt talks about the Southampton Academy and Intersoccer

Tom Grevatt talks about the Southampton Academy and Intersoccer

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Tom Grevatt from the Saints Foundation; the charitable arm of the Southampton Football Club talks to us about the upcoming Southampton Academy coaches coming over to work with the football (/soccer...

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Geneva Squash Club welcomes the kids this summer

Geneva Squash Club welcomes the kids this summer

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The manager of the Geneva Squash Club Duncan Steele joins Katt Cullen in the studio to talk about squash as a summer activity for kids. 

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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

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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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Behind the scenes at Fête de la Musique in Geneva

Behind the scenes at Fête de la Musique in Geneva

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Fête de la Musique might traditionally be on the 21st June, but in Geneva, they prefer to dedicate an entire weekend to the festivities, so the Ville de Geneve have shifted it back a few days...

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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

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  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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GCSP - Media & Arts for peace

GCSP - Media & Arts for peace

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The Geneva Centre for Security Policy is engaging with artists, scholars and practitioners who increasingly recognise the role of media and arts in conflict resolution. They're calling ...

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Alisia Dale introduces Sela Blue

Alisia Dale introduces Sela Blue

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  Children's author Alicia Dale explains why she wrote the beautiful story of Sela Blue, who grows up in the beautiful town of Chateauguay, where are all the streets are named afte...

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Sion Sous les Etoiles - Michael Drieberg

Sion Sous les Etoiles - Michael Drieberg

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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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Marcel Jean - Artistic Director, Annecy Animation Film Festival

Marcel Jean - Artistic Director, Annecy Animation Film Festival

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Podcast photo: Marcel Jean ©  G Piel   The city of Annecy is animated this week, literally. The little city in neighbouring France bursts into bustling action with the tens ...

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Hurray for Diversity & the Refugee Cultural Festival

Hurray for Diversity & the Refugee Cultural Festival

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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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Let's Face the Music - with Gaos!

Let's Face the Music - with Gaos!

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Kate Johnson and Bill Heckel are part of the brand new show from GAOS; Let's Face the Music.   The show comes complete with song and dance numbers from all your favourite screen&nb...

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