Society
22 August 2005
Bernard Manning, comedianI've got a few favourite jokes I tell my mates. Here's one:I went to see Pavarotti sing last...
Politics
21 March 2005
Abortion and general elections tend not to mix in the UK. Before each election, politicians discuss whether abortion...
World Affairs
07 June 2004
Will Poland follow Spain and withdraw its troops from Iraq? Everyone seems to think it soon will, and the death on 7...
Food and Drink
24 May 2004
In Poland, political systems have come and gone, foreign powers invaded and retreated, wars been won and lost. But one...
World Affairs
17 May 2004
It's midday on a Thursday. More than a week has gone by since Poland joined the European Union. Lorries are queuing for...
Economics
03 May 2004
If you visit the Polish city of Gdansk, there is nothing much to see after you've been to the shipyard wall - at least...