If you think the weather is a bit chilly right now, imagine what it would be like at -30 °! This is the possible temperature that local girl Rachel Frei Bandieri might encounter when she runs a 150km race in Finland in two weeks time to support the animal park of La Garenne, based in Le Vaud […]
Despite it being wet and miserable today, there will be a tropical feel to Nyon tonight (16th January) as “Nolosé” a salsa/ latin band will be playing at the Usine a Gaz and bringing the sounds of Cuba and Puerto Rico to the town. Free entry – doors open at 2100. See here See their video below. If […]
Started in 1994 by François and nini Pythoud, Nyon’s circus school has grown to become an important part of the cultural life in Nyon and the region. Over 300 children take circus classes there every week, and out of those half a dozen have continued to become professional circus artists. To celebrate their 20th, they […]
The small municipality of Bière just above Morges (population around 1,500), will be host to thousands of gymnasts from the 21-29 June for the annual cantonal gymnastic fête. If you are at all interested in gymnastics or have members of the family who are, then Bière is the place to be during this time. Full […]
There was lots of celebrating going on around Nyon railway station last night after Switzerland’s 2-1 win over Ecuador in the 2014 World Cup. At big international matches this area of town often becomes a gathering point for those who want to celebrate. It’s noisy and it’s fun!