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Polish residents of Corby - culture and life

Maria Rowe

mr photoMaria Rowe is a linguist who has lived in the UK for 30 years, 28 of them in Corby. In her interview, Maria covers a diverse range of topics from Polish food, to Polish culture and music, as well as the benefits and importance of encouraging integration in the local community. 

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Agnieszka Paruszewska

aga photoAgnieszka - Aga to her friends - is a recent arrival to Corby. In her interview, Aga talks about the reasons for coming to the UK, why she choose Corby as the place to stay, and her interest in British culture and the historic connections with her family and Poland. 

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Pawel Labaj

pawal photoPawel talks about coming to Corby in 2005, the year Poland joined the EU, and his attempts to get work in the town. He goes onto to talk about Polish culture and customs, including traditional dress, especially as found in his hometown of Krakow.

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