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Jethro Tull - Ian Anderson talks with WRS

Jethro Tull - Ian Anderson talks with WRS

The Breakfast Show

The classic rock band Jethro Tull is coming to Switzerland – playing in Geneva and Basel. Mark Butcher spoke to frontman, Ian Anderson, who talks about the band’s influence and how t...

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A big change to Geneva public transport is coming

A big change to Geneva public transport is coming

Mid Morning Mix

Starting on December 15th the new rail network, the Léman Express, starts. It's being described as the new public transport backbone for the Geneva region.  230km of lines, 45 st...

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Tips for taking great pictures of the mountains

Tips for taking great pictures of the mountains

Mid Morning Mix

Landscape photography – The right way to photograph mountains Photographic tips brought to you by unforgettable.photos Mountain photography is cons...

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Learn more about UK boarding Schools

Learn more about UK boarding Schools

The Breakfast Show

If any parents are thinking of a UK boarding school for their child, then next weekend there’s a one stop shop to find out more and talk to many top boarding schools around Britain. On Sat...

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An incredible stay in Ticino

An incredible stay in Ticino

Mid Morning Mix

  The WRS team took a trip to Ticino to find out more about this Italian-speaking, palm-tree lined canton.  We spoke to locals and professionals about the best spots to taste a...

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Anzère in Summer

Anzère in Summer

Mid Morning Mix

  If you imagine the Swiss town of Anzère in Valais, you might picture a snowy scene. But just what is there to do in Anzère in Summer? It turns out there are ple...

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Damien Intermitte, Anzère Tourist Office

Damien Intermitte, Anzère Tourist Office

The Breakfast Show

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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Lausanne based Medair visits refugee camps in Lebanon and Syria

Lausanne based Medair visits refugee camps in Lebanon and Syria

The Breakfast Show

Switzerland is host to many international humanitarian organisations that provide relief to disaster areas all over the world. One of them, Medair, is based near Lausanne and is working with ref...

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Anzère - Wine tasting with Louis-Bernard Emery

Anzère - Wine tasting with Louis-Bernard Emery

The Breakfast Show

  Louis-Bernard Emery, of Cave Emery is rather an expert on Valais wines. He tells us about the wine produced in the region as well as the most popular varieties. ...

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Anzère - Lucien Morad, the guardian of the Bisses

Anzère - Lucien Morad, the guardian of the Bisses

The Breakfast Show

What are the bisses? we hear you ask. Well, we've got all the answer for you in our chat with Lucien Morad, the Guardian of the Bisses.  Rumour has it that the 'Gardien des Bisse...

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Anzère - Dessi Petrova from the Kids' Club

Anzère - Dessi Petrova from the Kids' Club

The Breakfast Show

There's so much to do in Anzère for adults, but we wanted to chat to Dessi to find out what kinda of things there are for kids.  Whilst talking with Dessi, we found out that ther...

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Anzère - Justine Luçon from Anzère Tourism

Anzère - Justine Luçon from Anzère Tourism

The Breakfast Show

  We spoke to Justine from the Anzère Tourist Office about all the fun things to do in Anzère over summer. Of course, we know that there are super sporty activities for all th...

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Anzère -  Food & events on the mountain Christophe Rey and Emil Morad

Anzère - Food & events on the mountain Christophe Rey and Emil Morad

The Breakfast Show

  Anzère is part of the Magic Pass network in both Winter and Summer, which means that the télécabine is free in the summer for holders of a Magic Pass! Emil speak...

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Anzère - Steven Hager from Prosess Concept

Anzère - Steven Hager from Prosess Concept

The Breakfast Show

Want to jump onto a giant air bag? Of course you do!  After spending the afternoon doing just that, Katt talks to Steven about what ages you have to be to enjoy the airbag and whether you n...

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Anzère - Spa & Wellness with Pedro da Silva Lavrincha

Anzère - Spa & Wellness with Pedro da Silva Lavrincha

The Breakfast Show

  We were lucky enough to be able to broadcast live from Anzère Spa & Wellness Centre, meaning that we got to take a cheeky dip in between interviews!     ...

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Anzère - Discussing E-bikes with Cedric Jost

Anzère - Discussing E-bikes with Cedric Jost

The Breakfast Show

  After trying out an E-bike for the first time, Katt was keen to discuss her experience with Cedric. However, electric bikes are not the only thing you can take out on the trails in Anz&eg...

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Beach Boys Mike Love speaks to WRS

Beach Boys Mike Love speaks to WRS

The Breakfast Show

Mike Love is a founder member of the Beach Boys – he’s the cousin of the members Brian, Carl and Dennis Wilson and co wrote many of the biggest hits, such as Fun Fun Fun, California Gir...

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Celebrate 4th July with the American International Club

Celebrate 4th July with the American International Club

The Breakfast Show

Want to celebrate the American holiday of 4th July? You don't even have to be American to come along. Mark spoke to the president of the AmClub, Ed Scheider, about what we can expect at the eve...

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Amongst the shops and restaurants of Carouge

Amongst the shops and restaurants of Carouge

The Breakfast Show

Carouge is only a short bus ride from Geneva, across the Arve river, but the town's personality is totally unique. Bohemian, artisanal, creative, the town of Carouge is a must-visit. ...

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Meandering through Carouge

Meandering through Carouge

The Breakfast Show

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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Suisse Rugby Finals Day

Suisse Rugby Finals Day

The Breakfast Show

Sunday 16th June marks the finals day for all the leagues in Switzerland, which will be taking place at Colovray Sport Complex in Nyon. This event will include 3 finals for the ...

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Bike the Lake 2019: This Sunday - 7am Nyon.

Bike the Lake 2019: This Sunday - 7am Nyon.

The Breakfast Show

When: 16th June 2019 Meet: 07.00am at Stade de Colovray car park, Nyon, 1295 (free parking for the day)   We look forward to seeing you on our thirteenth year! Simply visit the ...

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Florimont students raising money for Mercy Ships

Florimont students raising money for Mercy Ships

The Breakfast Show

In the studio, students from the Institut Florimont in Geneva decided to raise money for the charity Mercy Ships. 

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Win a stay in Ticino

Win a stay in Ticino

Mid Morning Mix

  Here in Ticino, quality and efficiency are Swiss, whereas the flair and the lifestyle is Italian. Be seduced by the breathtaking scenery, the colours and the flavours of the "...

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