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John Ruttledge on autumnal flowers at the Château de Vullierens

John Ruttledge on autumnal flowers at the Château de Vullierens

Mid Morning Mix

This Friday to Sunday the spectacular gardens of le Château de Vullierens are open to the public with amazing autumnal flowers, a sculpture park, local wines and tasty food, plus hallowe...

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Plane Talk - New airline routes take time

Plane Talk - New airline routes take time

Plane Talk

Ever noticed that little asterisk on a promotional poster about a new flight.  Here's why...

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Films for the Earth - Alina Glückstadt

Films for the Earth - Alina Glückstadt

Mid Morning Mix

This coming Friday we know where watch environmental documentary films - almost back to back - on coral reefs, corrupt governments & activism, deforestation, labour conditions in a smartph...

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Kids In Mind: Divorce 4 (21 September 2017)

Kids In Mind: Divorce 4 (21 September 2017)

Kids in Mind

How to handle divorce in the best interests of your kids.

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Health Matters: HPV Vaccine (20 Sept 2017)

Health Matters: HPV Vaccine (20 Sept 2017)

Health matters

The HPV vaccine has been offered to girls and young women to protect against cervical cancer since 2007. Dr Michelle explains why the same vaccine is now offered to boys and young men.

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Gadget Guru - iPhone X

Gadget Guru - iPhone X

Gadget Guru

The Gadget Guru takes a look at the iPhone X - which you must call 10. We take a look at some of the features of the phone that have caught the eye of our Gadget Guru, Paul Bristow, from both the...

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Sky's the Limit: Loire Valley (15th Sept 2017)

Sky's the Limit: Loire Valley (15th Sept 2017)

The Sky’s the Limit

This week Amanda explores the magical charm of the Loire Valley

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Planting Spring Bulbs with DigIt's Hester Macdonald

Planting Spring Bulbs with DigIt's Hester Macdonald

Dig It!

Don't forget to plant them now, in autumn!

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Dig It! Gardening events for the end of summer (18 Sept 2017)

Dig It! Gardening events for the end of summer (18 Sept 2017)

Dig It!

This week Hester looks at things to do as summer comes to an end

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What's on at the UN? Burundi & ghost nets

What's on at the UN? Burundi & ghost nets

UN Roundup

Tomorrow - Tuesday 19th September - will see the UN Human Rights Office Press Conference : Commission of Inquiry on Burundi. The President of the Commission of inquiry on Burundi will meet with the...

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Plunge into some greenery this autumn

Plunge into some greenery this autumn

Dig It!

The weather here in Switzerland is due to improve again, so it’s a good time to get out and about and enjoy some gardens and plants over the next couple of weeks. This week Hester looks ...

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Lake Geneva clean-up 2017 - Patty Moll

Lake Geneva clean-up 2017 - Patty Moll

Mid Morning Mix

Patty Moll talks to WRS's Katt Cullen about cleaning up Lake Geneva and why you should volunteer!

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24 hours in Locarno

24 hours in Locarno

Mid Morning Mix

I love Ticino. It still amazes me that in a country as small as Switzerland I have access to so many varying regions within a 2-3 hour drive. Visiting Locarno has become a favorite getaway whe...

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Matali Crasset's approach to design

Matali Crasset's approach to design

Mid Morning Mix

The IKEA Democratic Design Day looks to explore questions on how we will live in the future; the design of spaces and products and how design will affect our home and our everyday li...

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New indoor furniture collection for autumn at Schilliger in Gland

New indoor furniture collection for autumn at Schilliger in Gland

As the days shorten and we think once again of being cosy inside our homes, Schilliger home and garden centre in Gland is putting on a bit of show with its latest collection of indoor fur...

Provided by Schilliger

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Kids In Mind Divorce 3 14 September 2017

Kids In Mind Divorce 3 14 September 2017

Kids in Mind

This month Dr Rebecca Weber is looking how parents should consider their kids when parents are in the process of splitting.

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Kids In Mind: Divorce 2 (7 September 2017)

Kids In Mind: Divorce 2 (7 September 2017)

Kids in Mind

Dr Rebecca Weber is examining how divorce and separation can affect children - in this show, how to communicate changes to small children.

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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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Gadget Guru - The latest from Raspberry Pi

Gadget Guru - The latest from Raspberry Pi

Gadget Guru

Paul Bristow returns with his teeny tiny computer that has a teeny tiny price-tag. Paul gives us some examples of how you might like to use your Raspberry Pi whether you're the kind of person w...

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Sky's the Limit: Brussels (8 September 2017)

Sky's the Limit: Brussels (8 September 2017)

The Sky’s the Limit

This week Amanda Kerin takes in the delight's of Belgium's capital, Brussels

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Dig It! Gardening with Children

Dig It! Gardening with Children

Dig It!

I love this time of year, the fresh slate of a new school year gives you a chance to start afresh, dig a veggie patch, buy some bulbs for next spring or plan a new border in the garden.

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Health Matters: Transplants (11 September 2017)

Health Matters: Transplants (11 September 2017)

Health matters

Do you carry a donor card? Dr Michelle explains the various ways to make your feelings about organ donation known in Switzerland. Find out more: swisstransplant.org. 

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Most important facts about hiring a nanny in Switzerland

Most important facts about hiring a nanny in Switzerland

The demand for private child care is constantly rising across Switzerland. More and more parents – Swiss citizens as well as expats – decide to hire a nanny. 

Provided by quitt.ch

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What's on at the UN? Human Rights Council 36th session begins

What's on at the UN? Human Rights Council 36th session begins

UN Roundup

Daniel Johnson joins us to talk about this week's happenings at the United Nations.

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