Elevator Business Pitches, Nyon’s Wine Cellar Opens and Family Musical

Roulotte vernissage

Here is an eclectic mix of news and events coming up in the Nyon area and further afield. There will be a “Vernissage” at the Roulotte (the converted railway carriage behind the railway station) tonight,Thursday the 27th August at 18:00 featuring the artwork of Jean Claude-Bordier. The vernissage will then be followed by a Blue Grass concert by the band “Crazy […]

Susan Inglis – Scottish Businesswoman in Nyon

Suz & Belle

In February 2015, businesswoman Susan Inglis posted a request on “Geneva Womenpreneurs”, a Facebook group for women running small businesses in the Geneva and the Vaud area. The request asked if they would like to meet up and have a chat about the challenges they faced. At that first meeting, 15 women arrived, they introduced themselves and their businesses, three months later they are […]

Consumer issues in French speaking Switzerland – from Head lice lotion to Chicken nuggets.

Bon a Savoir

Consumer issues in Switzerland – from head lice lotion to chicken nuggets. Plus, an appeal for winter clothes for asylum seekers, drop off in Nyon and Gland. If you are interested in consumer issues here in French speaking Switzerland and want to know more about the products and services you buy and use, then Living in Nyon can recommend […]

Where to buy a turkey for Christmas and late night shopping in Nyon

Butcher 1

Throughout the year Living in Nyon receives many local retail questions and particularly in December on where to by a turkey for Christmas. Most large supermarkets and the Manor supermarket in Chavanne centre sell turkeys (turkey/une dinde in French), however, Living in Nyon’s favourite place to shop is the Marc Deblue butcher in the centre of […]