Despite the significant Polish contributions over the generations, one will be hard pressed to find any commemoration of their efforts and sacrifice.
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Lord Ashcroft: In the wake of the Brexit vote, we should remember the sacrifice of the brave Poles who fought for Britain
They were our friends in times of war, and in times of peace – even trying and testing ones likes we have today – we must never forget it.
By appeasing blackmailing autocrats such as the Turkish President, the EU is undermining the democratic and liberal values which it’s supposed to support.
“For Britain, voting to leave will be a galvanising, liberating, empowering moment of patriotic renewal.”
The co-Chairman of the Fresh Start Group says that the Government would be in a better position to conduct a renegotiation during the run-up to 2016.
A new series of focus groups offers an insight into the view from ‘new Europe’.
There is blame on both sides of the current dispute. But Brussels barging in won’t help matters.
For all last month’s summit and the Prime Minister’s diplomatic push, the figures have scarcely moved.
Garvan Walshe’s attack on them on this site last week was mistaken.
Garvan Walshe: Poland’s anti-democratic new government puts Thatcher’s Eastern Europe legacy in danger
Establishing democratic government in Eastern Europe was the great success of the Cold War. Poland’s new administration has set about destroying it.
Having led the way in creating an anti-federalist European bloc, our party’s concerns are shared by parties across the continent. This can only help with renegotiation.
Law and Justice now holds the Parliament and the Presidency – so much for critics who dismissed the ECR as a “lunatic fringe”.
The Ministry of Defence is today hosting a reception for the Polish President and numerous veterans.
Hence the Prime Minister’s warning that Corbyn cannot be trusted with national security, and Betty Boothroyd’s that Labour is galloping over a precipice.
By honouring their contribution we would strengthen the bonds of friendship between the UK and Poland which endure today.