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McKay Interview: Lord Howell, former UK government energy minister(5 October 2019)

McKay Interview: Lord Howell, former UK government energy minister(5 October 2019)

The McKay Interview

Michael McKay's guest is the Rt Hon The Lord Howell of Guildford. Older British listeners may remember him as David Howell MP. He is an expert on government policy and strategy in the field of e...

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Tech Decoded: Cloud Computing (30 September 2019)

Tech Decoded: Cloud Computing (30 September 2019)

Technology Decoded

On this week's Tech Decoded, Richard Bradley from Deloitte looks at cloud computing - what it is, how it works - and is it reaching its limit as billions of new devices are due to connect over ...

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Health Matters: Teeth Whitening (1 October 2019)

Health Matters: Teeth Whitening (1 October 2019)

Health matters

Looking for that Hollywood smile? Dr Michelle speaks with the team from Dental Hygiene Clinics about teeth whitening. Learn more at https://www.chd.swiss/

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Dig It Berrying Plants (30 September 2019)

Dig It Berrying Plants (30 September 2019)

Dig It!

At the start of autumn there are dozens of excellent garden and plant events happening all over Europe, and one of my favourites is Orticolario. It's only 3 hours by train from Zurich to Como, ...

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Design Days - Clara Jannet

Design Days - Clara Jannet

Mid Morning Mix

What is design? We tackle the big question with Clara Jannet, event coordinator at Design Days which takes place this weekend (26-29 September 2019). Clara tells us what to expect from the event o...

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Health Matters: Mental health first aid  (24 September 2019)

Health Matters: Mental health first aid (24 September 2019)

Health matters

Dr Michelle talks with Roger Staub from Pro Mente Sana about the launch of Mental Health First Aid training in English in Switzerland. Find out more at https://ensa.swiss/fr/ and https://www.health...

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Gadget Guru - Commodore 64

Gadget Guru - Commodore 64

Gadget Guru

This week Paul Bristow brings us a wave of nostalgia as we talk about retro games that are coming back !

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Health Matters: Amputations (17 September 2019)

Health Matters: Amputations (17 September 2019)

Health matters

It was World First Aid day on 14th September so Dr Michelle covers a First Aid topic in this week's show. But not for the faint hearted... the First Aid for an amputated limb or digit.

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McKay Interview: David Bennett, Chairman Sotheby's Jewellery Division (21 September 2019)

McKay Interview: David Bennett, Chairman Sotheby's Jewellery Division (21 September 2019)

The McKay Interview

This week Michael McKay speaks to David Bennett. He's the Worldwide Chairman of Sotheby’s Jewellery Division and regarded internationally as an authority in the field of precious stones a...

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Dig It! Orchids (16 September 2019)

Dig It! Orchids (16 September 2019)

Dig It!

Hardy orchids, like Cypripedium, or Ladies' Slipper Orchids, or Bletillas, are easy to grow in a shady spot in the garden, or a large container on a shady part of the terrace- Christian from Anthur...

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Swiss Up! Centre Parties (7 October 2019)

Swiss Up! Centre Parties (7 October 2019)

Swiss Up!

With the Federal Parliamentary elections due in October - in this series of Swiss Up programmes, Dario looks at the different political parties. In this edition - those parties that make up the cen...

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Swiss Up: Left Wing Parties (30 September 2019)

Swiss Up: Left Wing Parties (30 September 2019)

Swiss Up!

The Federal Parliamentary elections are being held in October - and Dario is taking us through the different parties who make up Swiss political life. In this edition, the left wing parties.

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Swiss Up: Right Wing Parties (23 September 2019)

Swiss Up: Right Wing Parties (23 September 2019)

Swiss Up!

Federal parliamentary elections are due in October. If you're confused about Swiss political parties, Dario rounds them up for us. In this show, he looks at the right wing parities - the SVP (or UD...

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Kids In Mind: Boundaries 4 (17 October 2019)

Kids In Mind: Boundaries 4 (17 October 2019)

Kids in Mind

In this series of programmes, Dr Rebecca Weber looks at the importance of boundaries. In this edition, different parents have different rules - and having a child reawakens our own childhood. How c...

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Kids In Mind: Boundaries 3 (10 October 2019)

Kids In Mind: Boundaries 3 (10 October 2019)

Kids in Mind

In this series of programmes - the importance in setting pout boundaries for your child with Dr Rebecca Weber. In this edition - what can parents do to develop healthy boundaries?

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Kids In Mind: Boundaries 2 (3 October 2019)

Kids In Mind: Boundaries 2 (3 October 2019)

Kids in Mind

In this series of programmes, Dr Rebecca Weber looks at the importance of setting boundaries for children. In this edition, what are the effects on children who lack boundaries?

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Kids In Mind: Boundaries 1 (26 September 2019)

Kids In Mind: Boundaries 1 (26 September 2019)

Kids in Mind

In this series of programmes, Dr Rebecca Weber looks at establishing boundaries. In this first edition - is it normal for kids to be impulsive and emotional?

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Swiss Up: Carouge - zero waste city (16 September 2019)

Swiss Up: Carouge - zero waste city (16 September 2019)

Swiss Up!

Carouge in canton Geneva believes it can do a lot more for the environment and aims to become a 'zero waste city', But is it possible.  Have a listen and check out carougezerodechet...

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Health Matters: Swallowed objects (10 September 2019)

Health Matters: Swallowed objects (10 September 2019)

Health matters

Dr Michelle explains what to do if your child swallows something they shouldn't!

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Dig It! Listener Questions (9 September 2019)

Dig It! Listener Questions (9 September 2019)

Dig It!

This week's show is a listener question from David about his lawn. There is very little grass underneath a large tree, and he wants to know if it's beyond help? Luckily, there's always a solution a...

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McKay Interview: Jonathan Nott, Director OSR(7 September 2019)

McKay Interview: Jonathan Nott, Director OSR(7 September 2019)

The McKay Interview

Michael speaks with the music and artistic director of the world renowned Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, formed 101 years ago. Jonathan Nott is originally from Birmingham in England and has wor...

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Health Matters: Walk And Talk (3 September 2019)

Health Matters: Walk And Talk (3 September 2019)

Health matters

Dr Michelle reminds us how good physical activity is for us and how much we should be doing. If you live near Vevey, join her inaugural Walk n'Talk for Wellbeing iniative on Monday 9th Septembe...

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Dig It! Lausanne Jardins (2 September 2019)

Dig It! Lausanne Jardins (2 September 2019)

Dig It!

The Lausanne Jardins event is in full swing and continues on until mid October - have a look on line for details of each garden and explore the interactive map https://lausannejardins.ch/en/ Pro...

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Health Matters: Bad Breath (27 August 2019)

Health Matters: Bad Breath (27 August 2019)

Health matters

Dr Michelle is back after the Summer break talking with Dr Robin Thomas from Dental Hygiene Clinic all about halitosis, or bad breath, and what you can do to avoid falling victim!

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