Clean Up Day in Nyon, Public Toilets in Restaurants, End of Roadworks in Rolle

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Help Clean Up Nyon On Friday the 11th of September it’s “Clean Up Day” in Nyon. Volunteers are welcome to help clean up (collecting rubbish etc) in the principal tourist areas of the town, these being: the terrace and the area of Place du Château, the promenade des Vieilles Murailles, l’Esplanade Jules César, l’Esplanade des Marronniers, la Rue de la […]

“Pirates” on the Lake and Two days of Brocante – Nyon this weekend


This weekend it’s the Fête des Pirates in Nyon, and this year, sees the “Noble Confrérie of Pirates of the Rive” (a local charitable association) celebrate their 50th anniversary. This association organises events throughout the year, and aims to maintain local traditions along the lakeside. Readers may have seen the pirates dresssed in stripey tops and neckerchiefs around the town. […]

Pantomime time in Nyon – Oh yes it is!

Panto 2

The annual GAOS (Geneva Amateur Operatic Society) traditional Christmas pantomime (usually performed in Geneva) will take place in Nyon this year at the Théâtre de Marens! The GAOS panto is a fun way to kick off the Christmas festivities and it contains all the usual elements an audience can expect to find in a British “Panto”. From well known catch lines, audience sing […]

Big Bazaar in Nyon – Books in English, Sports Gear, Toys and Games, Christmas Decorations and more.

IWCN Bazaar

Every two years, the IWCN (International Women’s Club of Nyon) holds a big bazaar in the centre of Nyon and the next one will be on Saturday 25th October from 10:00 -16:00. The proceeds of this bazaar go to both local and international charities. The bazaar itself is a great opportunity to buy second hand English books, […]

English Theatre begins in Coppet this week, Conference on Tomatis in Rolle

Little Foxes

“The Little Foxes” by Lillian Hellman and directed by Charles Slovenski, begins on Tuesday 12th November at the Théâtre de Terre Sainte in Coppet  until the 16th November. Performances on Tuesday to Friday at 20:00. on Saturday at 19:00.    This theatre has a nice bar for a pre-show drink! Free bubbly after the show on […]