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Notebynote Singers

Notebynote Singers

Mid Morning Mix

Sue Lake runr a number of choirs, concerts & events around the Nyon area. One of them is a 'community choir' called the 'notebynote singers'. This group is open to all ladies, regardless of pre...

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Health Matters: Covid-19, be safe at work (10 March 2020)

Health Matters: Covid-19, be safe at work (10 March 2020)

Health matters

Dr Michelle explains the new advice from the Federal Office of Public Health for workplaces, including special measures for those at higher risk of developing severe illness.

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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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Gadget Guru - Daisy music maker

Gadget Guru - Daisy music maker

Gadget Guru

  Meet Daisy    

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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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YouTuber Jamie Raines (AKA Jammidodger) talks about his transgender journey

YouTuber Jamie Raines (AKA Jammidodger) talks about his transgender journey

Mid Morning Mix

Jamie Raines has been documenting his personal trangender journey on his YouTube channel - Jammidodger - for nearly a decade. He openly talks about testosterone and top surgery, penises and pr...

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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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The cooperative loaning out camping and ski equipment, instruments, kitchen utensils and more

The cooperative loaning out camping and ski equipment, instruments, kitchen utensils and more

Mid Morning Mix

Manivelle is a cooperative with a library of items that can be borrowed from their premesis in Geneva. Items include gardening tools, creative supplies, musical instruments, ski or camping gear, co...

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Vinokilo - a new way to shop

Vinokilo - a new way to shop

Mid Morning Mix

Here's a new concept for your shopping! This weekend in Geneva, there's a second hand clothing sale that you can go to where you won't find price tags on the clothing. That'...

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Health Matters: Corona Virus. Advice to protect yourself  (3 March 2020)

Health Matters: Corona Virus. Advice to protect yourself (3 March 2020)

Health matters

With the number of cases of Coronavirus continuing to increase in Switzerland and the situation changing every day, the most important thing for all of us is to stay calm and do our best to protect...

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The FIFDH will happen in a drastically revised format.

The FIFDH will happen in a drastically revised format.

Mid Morning Mix

The 18th edition of the International Film Festival & Forum for Human Rights has now been cancelled. Following the federal decision to ban any events with more than 1000 people to ...

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Gadget Guru - Fablabs and makerspaces

Gadget Guru - Fablabs and makerspaces

Gadget Guru

Makerspaces, hackerspaces and fablabs are creative spaces where people come together to create, DIY and learn!! They often have 3D printers, software, electronics, craft and hardware supplies an...

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What's on at the UN? WHO Press Conference

What's on at the UN? WHO Press Conference

UN Roundup

Watch the WHO Press Conference about Covid-19 on webtv.un.org

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ART SEEN - Things Fall Apart

ART SEEN - Things Fall Apart

ART SEEN

Things fall apart: Does Art reflect a crumbling worldview? How do groundbreaking revelations in science and their repercussions on the human self-perception reflect in the art of the respective ...

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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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What's on at the UN? "Doin' My Drugs"

What's on at the UN? "Doin' My Drugs"

UN Roundup

Another busy week at the UN includes a CinéONU screening of "Doin' My Drugs" on zero discrimination day - Sunday 1 March.

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Health Matters: Corona Virus, protect yourself.

Health Matters: Corona Virus, protect yourself.

Health matters

As fears about Coronavirus mount, Dr Michelle explains how we can best protect ourselves and others against infection. Find information from the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health about the late...

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Gadget Guru - The new Lenovo laptop

Gadget Guru - The new Lenovo laptop

Gadget Guru

WRS is the only mainstream English-language radio station in Switzerland. Listen on DAB+ and, of course, for listeners further afield- on mobile apps, internet radio and at worldradio.ch

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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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GEDS - The Great Gatsby

GEDS - The Great Gatsby

Mid Morning Mix

The Geneva English Drama Society perform The Great Gatsby on the 25 - 29 February 2020 at the Théâtre Pitoëff in Geneva. Directed by Christina Vasala Kokkinaki, the show brings...

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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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Health Matters: Dental Hygiene Clinics  (25 February 2020)

Health Matters: Dental Hygiene Clinics (25 February 2020)

Health matters

In the last in the series talking about all things teeth-related, Dr Michelle speaks with dentist Dr Robin Thomas and dental hygienist Aurelie, about what sets their Dental Hygiene Clinics apart fr...

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