Articles: WRS

Dig It! - Vegetables (6 Jul 2015)

Dig It! - Vegetables (6 Jul 2015)

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Tara Lissner is the Director of the Swiss Gardening School and an enthusiastic grower of veggies and fruit. Here are her tips to keep your veggie patch and fruit going through the summer

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Dig It! - Flower advice (29 Jun 2015)

Dig It! - Flower advice (29 Jun 2015)

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Tara Lissner, Director of the Swiss Gardening School, has lots of great suggestions for keeping your garden looking lovely this summer

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Dig It! - Listener Questions 2 (22 Jun 2015)

Dig It! - Listener Questions 2 (22 Jun 2015)

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Listener questions form the Exapt Expo in Basel, we have a question from Tatiana about soils and composts and one from Esther about how to green her concrete outside space.

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Dig It! - Listener Questions (15 Jun 2015)

Dig It! - Listener Questions (15 Jun 2015)

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Dig It for this week, listener questions - one from Leonor from the Basel Expat Expo, and one from a listener called Sue Leonor wanted to know about growing herbs on her terrace, basil, mint, rosem...

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Dig It! - Roses from Lyon (3 Jun 2015)

Dig It! - Roses from Lyon (3 Jun 2015)

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Hester looks at the rose heritage that is the French city of Lyon

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Dig It! - Chelsea Jo Thompson (18 May 2015)

Dig It! - Chelsea Jo Thompson (18 May 2015)

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On this week's Dig It, Hester talks to Jo Thompson, British garden designer and designer of the lead garden at the Chelsea Flower Show, previewing her garden for the show.

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Dig It - Chelsea and Roses (11 May 2015)

Dig It - Chelsea and Roses (11 May 2015)

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Hester gives us a full review of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2015 and details of the Chelsea Fringe www.chelseafringe.com which is still running until 7 June. Plus, a fantastic rose event in Lyon f...

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Dig It - Jardins en Fete (4 May 2015)

Dig It - Jardins en Fete (4 May 2015)

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The big event of the local gardening calendar is coming up this weekend on 8,9, and 10 of May, Jardins en Fete, in the park of the Chateau de Coppet. Viviane Cagneux, one of the two organisers, exp...

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Dig It - RHS Shows (20 Apr 2015)

Dig It - RHS Shows (20 Apr 2015)

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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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Dig It - Green Lawns (7 Apr 2015)

Dig It - Green Lawns (7 Apr 2015)

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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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Dig It - Pests and Diseases (30 Mar 2015)

Dig It - Pests and Diseases (30 Mar 2015)

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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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Dig It - Show Gardens In Zurich (18 Mar 2015)

Dig It - Show Gardens In Zurich (18 Mar 2015)

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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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Dig It - Habitat Garden in Lausanne (9 Mar 2015)

Dig It - Habitat Garden in Lausanne (9 Mar 2015)

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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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Dig It! - Dahlias (2 Mar 2015)

Dig It! - Dahlias (2 Mar 2015)

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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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Dig It! - Golf Course Gardening (16 Feb 2015)

Dig It! - Golf Course Gardening (16 Feb 2015)

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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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Dig It! - New fruit and an unusual vegetable (9 Feb 2015)

Dig It! - New fruit and an unusual vegetable (9 Feb 2015)

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This week's show, all about new fruit and an unusual vegetable to grow this year.

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Dig it! - Trees (2 Feb 2015)

Dig it! - Trees (2 Feb 2015)

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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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Dig It! - Spring from Zurich (19 Jan 2015)

Dig It! - Spring from Zurich (19 Jan 2015)

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This week Dig It comes from Zurich. Hester Macdonald is at the spring trade show, Ornaris. She talks to Philip Mark of the Acara company and their unusual foldable stools, suitable for indoors and ...

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Dig It! - Compost (5 Jan 2015)

Dig It! - Compost (5 Jan 2015)

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This time of year can be a bit soggy and cold outside, but there's no better remedy for a case of the January blues than half an hour in the garden, with some daylight, and a chance to enjoy the bu...

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Dig It! - Sheds and Green Houses (12 Jan 2015)

Dig It! - Sheds and Green Houses (12 Jan 2015)

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Chris Mills, arborist and gardener, has some suggestions for easy jobs for January. You can also start planning a vegetable garden now, dig over the soil and buy a raised bed kit, and start buying ...

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WRS crowns golf champions

WRS crowns golf champions

On Monday we crowned our champion golfers for 2015 at a blustery Golfparc Signal de Bougy. Pictured receiving their trophies from Mark Butcher are Arjen Ravenhorst, a member at La Cote golf club wh...

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WRS summer schedule: 27 July- 28 August

WRS summer schedule: 27 July- 28 August

Starting on Monday 27th July, WRS will be moving to a summer schedule so the team can enjoy the sun.

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Live Breakfast Show from Café du Centre

Live Breakfast Show from Café du Centre

Join Katt and Mark at the Café du Centre this Tuesday morning.

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WRS launches petition to ensure all UK citizens have an EU vote

WRS launches petition to ensure all UK citizens have an EU vote

ALL UK CITIZENS HAVE A STAKE IN THE EU – ALL SHOULD BE ABLE TO VOTE. EX-PATS WHO’VE LIVED OUTSIDE THE UK FOR MORE THAN 15 YEARS HAVE NO VOICE.

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