Second-Generation Polish Identities in England

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Skaut Londyn 1962-1989

Zobacz stronę kategorii: Skaut Londyn 1962-1989 w serwisie ArchiwumHarcerskie.pl, który powstał by gromadzić, zabezpieczać i udostępniać wszystkim zainteresowanym wartościowe materiały z dziejów harcerstwa, ze szczególnym uwzględnieniem powstania i działalności harcerstwa niepokornego i niezależnego z lat 1980-90.

Source: Na Tropie, pp. Great Britain, Troops, Identity, England, Bullet Journal, Polish, Personalized Items, Vitreous Enamel, Manicure

Scout Promise, Polish Exile Troop Wilno in Ilkley, 1 June 1958

Source: Na Tropie, XI:7, 1957, pp. 22-23

As the anniversary of VE Day is celebrated, Polish former refugees reflect on their life in North East England. North East England, 70th Anniversary, Great Britain, Polish, Celebrities, Day, Life, Vitreous Enamel, Celebs

VE Day: Polish refugees remember Northumberland camp

As the 70th anniversary of VE Day is celebrated, Polish former refugees reflect on their life in 1940s North East England.

Surrey has a long history of receiving and welcoming refugees. Here are Polish children helped by Woking refugee charity Ockenden International, Xmas Refugee Charity, The Old Days, Xmas Tree, Surrey, Old Things, Polish, Statue, History, Britain

Sources at Surrey History Centre for researching Polish history and the Polish community

Tysiąclecie Leeds, Great Britain, England, Polish, Vitreous Enamel, Manicure, Nail Polish, United Kingdom, Gel Polish

Polska Parafia Rzymsko-Katolicka w Leeds – pw. Matki Boskiej Częstochowskiej i Św. Stanisława Kostki

Wies and Zen Rogalski and friend Hania, at Tweedsmuir Camp, (SHC ref courtesy ofThe Tweedsmuir Project) Surrey, Great Britain, 1950s, Zen, England, Polish, Community, History, Vitreous Enamel

Sources at Surrey History Centre for researching Polish history and the Polish community

Zaduszki, Chicago, November Source: Na Tropie, p. Pray, November, Chicago, England, Bullet Journal, Polish, Personalized Items, November Born, Vitreous Enamel

Polish Diaspora Brownie Praying at a Grave of a Fallen Polish Soldier

Zaduszki, Chicago, November 1958. Source: Na Tropie, XI:12, 1958, p. 14

Source: Na Tropie, p. Sutton Park, Cub Scouts, Cubs, England, Polish, Vitreous Enamel, Manicure, Boy Scouting, Tiger Cubs

Polish Diaspora Cub Scouts Visiting the Jubilee Jamboree in Sutton Park 1957

Source: Na Tropie, XI:1, 1958, p. 5

The of May celebrates the date of the first written constitution in Europe, in 1791 – the Polish constitution, naturally. Constitution Day, 3 Things, May, Identity, England, Polish, Memories, Heart

What is ‘the 3rd of May’ – Polish Constitution Day all about?

The 3rd of May celebrates the date of the first written constitution in Europe, in 1791 – the Polish constitution, naturally.My first memory of this significant date in our calendar is of me and

Not an iPad in sight! How Polish kids’ camps, kolonie, entertain – Polish at heart Camping With Kids, Camps, Kids Playing, Shed, England, Polish, Outdoor Structures, Entertaining, Heart

Not an iPad in sight! How Polish kids’ camps, kolonie, entertain

So kolonie zuchowe (Polish brownie and cub camps) have been going on for nearly a century and certainly for over 60 years in the UK, yet the children play many of the same games as in the 1930s or 19

Polish Scouts Hall at Penrhos (C) Eric Jones Eric Jones, Scouts, Wwii, England, Polish, Plants, Vitreous Enamel, World War Ii, Manicure

Polish Scouts Hall at Penrhos © Eric Jones cc-by-sa/2.0

Poles in exile formed Scout Units wherever they settled. There were even units in German labour and concentration camps as well as in Soviet Gulags. In the west, after WWII and up to the 1990s, the only Polish Scouting movement... more

Hufiec Szczecin (Scout Troop covering parts of West Midlands and South West of England). Source: Na Tropie, p. West Midlands, Troops, Identity, England, Polish, Words, Vitreous Enamel, Manicure, Personal Identity

Hufiec Szczecin (Scout Troop covering parts of West Midlands and South West of England). Source: Na Tropie, 9:12, 1958, p. 10