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Snow arrives in Switzerland for ski season boost

Snow has finally fallen across the Swiss Alps after one of the warmest and driest autumns on record.

It is a relief for Switzerland's tourism industry, where the rise of the franc against the euro this year is already keeping some holidaymakers away.

Imogen Foulkes reports from Bern.

  • 09 Dec 2011
  • From the section Europe
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