Get to Know the Local wines – Open Wine Cellars this weekend in Vaud

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If you are new to the area and would like to discover more about the local wines, or if you know the wines already and want a fun day out, the two “Caves Ouvertes” days on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th of May between 10:00 and 18:00 are an ideal opportunity to taste and drink local wine. To take part, just […]

Wine and Welsh Cakes Evening! – Event to meet other Anglophones

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Wine and Welsh Cakes Evening! The next Living in Nyon Event will be a “Wine and Welsh Cakes” evening on Monday 1st December in Nyon from 19:00 – 21:30 The event will be held in the atmospheric caveau (cellar) of Nyon’s lovely old chateau. All nationalities welcome, and whether you have lived here for years, or are new […]

From winter sledging to the business of football, to reaction on Sunday’s immigration vote

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1260+ (1260 is the post code of Nyon)  is a  selection of interesting articles chosen from other English information sites and blogs here in Switzerland. Some articles feature places around the Nyon area, some are on places or events to be found further afield. We have also chosen a selection of articles commenting on Sunday’s recent vote […]

From First Aid Courses to FACTA, to Swiss Food and Wine

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Here is an other edition of 1260+  a miscellaneous selection of events and useful information for readers. Why 1260+?    1260 is the postcode of Nyon so for these articles, we travel further afield.  Interviews in English  UK Doctor working in Switzerland Listen here to an interview on World Radio Switzerland with a UK trained […]

Go On A Cruise On Lake Leman For Easter, Circus Workshop And Shows


  Courtesy– Easter Cruise On Lake Leman Why not enjoy Easter Sunday on a cruise around Lake Leman, with a delicious meal prepared specially for the occasion! The menu costs 55.- per adult and 27.50 per child (6-12 year old). Phone +41 (0)848 811 848 to book. For the complete menu, see here   […]