Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Poles dancing to a different tune

We’ve heard all the clichés about the biggest European peacetime mass migration experienced in modern times as thousands of young Poles continue to journey west, making the trip from Warsaw to Walsall, from Lublin to Dublin, from Poznan to Portadown to seek their fortune. An article in today’s Financial Times takes a different angle – the decline of the music and nightlife scene in Poland due to the exodus of its youth.

5 comments:

Lorainne said...

why do all these dodgy people have your email address??? I never get any of these offers......I feel quite left out of things.

Lorainne said...

Sorry I meant to put the above comment on your post about african scams. Re this post I think all British elderly could go to Poland and start up lots of bingo clubs.

CW said...

Good idea Lorainne. Maybe they should bring the Manchester super casino with them.

Antonio from Italy said...

You can't have it all. You have to choose between wealth and music...

Lady Fotherington-Smethers said...

reckon we should all go to Poland then to avoid overcrowding.