Bitesize News from Friday, June 11th, 2021
The news stories here are written for radio and designed to be read in under a minute.
High water levels in rivers and lakes increase accident risk
Ahead of a weekend of temperatures expected to reach 32 degrees, the SSS, the Societé Suisse de Sauvetage would like to remind us to take care in the water.
Parts of Geneva like a ghost town ahead of the Biden-Putin summit
Temporary security fencing is already in place around Parc La Grange and the adjacent Parc des Eaux Vives.
The country gets ready for a weekend of voting
This weekend voters will be deciding on a wide range of federal and local issues.
Fears of blood donor shortage in Geneva
Potential blood donors are being urged to get ready to roll up their sleeves on Monday as part of a massive blood drive by Geneva University Hospitals, the HUG, to increase their blood supplies.