Poles Aloud Show – 17th & 19th May 2015

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For the next week or two, Poles Aloud turns into “Eurovision Aloud” celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Eurovision Song Contest. We’re playing songs featured in the semi and grand final (the final will be broadcast on BBC1 and BBC Radio 2 on Saturday 23rd May), talking about this year’s contestants and wonder how many songs with the word “love” in its title will we have this year.

Positively about Eurovision – click here.

Polish entry with a tragic real life story of Monika Kuszyńska

UK entry – Electro Velvet, how well will UK do this year?

Poles Aloud’s favourite song this year – Elina Born & Stig Rästa – Goodbye To Yesterday (Estonia)

Followed closely by Maraaya with Here for You (Slovenia):

Oh and there will 2nd round for the presidential election in Poland – Sun 24th May, check out the venues across the UK.

Somer Valley FM – every Sunday at 5pm (97.5 FM)

Bradley Stoke Radio (BSR) – every Tuesday at 1pm (103.4 FM), repeated Sundays at 1pm.

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Poles Aloud Show – 10th & 12th May 2015

After a surprising result at the British election, we’re contemplating how its outcome will influence the Polish community living in the UK. Still in the election spirit, we look across to Poland choosing a new president and the turn out at the polling stations.

Polish presidential elections – Sun 10-05-15, link to the voters’ registration and venues where you can vote across the UK.

We’re going to hear from Anna Osowska, organiser of a family event in Bath – pencil in the date for Sunday 24th May, 1-6pm at the St John’s Catholic Primary School, BA2 3 Bath, Somerset. The day will consist of games and activities for families with children as well as an interview with a Polish actress and singer Ewa Błaszczyk, who set up and runs a clinic called “Budzik” helping children to wake up from a coma.

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We also bring you the recent headlines form Poland, look at weird and wonderful news from around the world and teach you a word or two of Polish.

Somer Valley FM – every Sunday at 5pm (97.5 FM)

Bradley Stoke Radio (BSR) – every Tuesday at 1pm (103.4 FM), repeated Sundays at 1pm.

Visit us on facebook & twitter.