Poland and Ukraine: Neighbours in Good Times and Bad, A Lecture by Professor Norman Davies

Professor Norman Davies explores the 1000 year history during which Poland and Ukraine passed through good times and bad - starting with the day when a Polish King notched his broadsword on the Golden Gate of Kiev.
14 12.2022 Events, History, News

Cambridge British-Polish Cultural Symposium

A one-day symposium exploring British-Polish cultural and historical connections over the past 100 years with representatives from the arts, media, academia and public diplomacy.
07 12.2022 Events, Film, History, Literature, Music, News, Theatre, Visual arts

A Polish Envoy in England – the 500th Anniversary of Ioannes Dantiscus’s Visit to ‘a very dear Island’

A panel discussion featuring Norman Davies and Ambassador Piotr Wilczek and other scholars exploring the figure of Ioannes Dantiscus, the first Polish diplomat who was sent by the King of Poland Sigismund I to the Court of King Henry VIII 500 years ago.
29 11.2022 Events, History, News

Institute of Polish Military History Lecture Series Oct-Dec 2022

The final 3 dates and topics of 2022 as part of the Instititute of Polish Military History's regular lecture series.
01 01.1970 Events, History

Conference: Building the Polish Army in the Middle East 1941-42 (8 Oct)

International conference dedicated to popularising knowledge about the development of the Polish Army in the Middle East during WWII.
08 10.2022 Events, History

Granville-Skarbek Anglo-Polish Cultural Exchange Festival

An exciting new project bringing together three of the UK's biggest Polish institutions to host a series of specially curated events celebrating the shared history and cultural heritage between the UK and Poland.
19 10.2022 18 11.2022 Events, History, Literature, News, Visual arts

Chelsea History Festival 2022

17 – 25 SEPTEMBER 2022
17 09.2022 25 09.2022 Events, History

History of Compromise: Comparing Political Unions in the British-Irish Isles and Poland-Lithuania

Professor Robert Frost, FBA, FRSE, University of Aberdeen delivers the British Academy lecture.
23 02.2022 Events, History

Lost Treasures of the Revolution

The Graphics of Solidarity 1980 - 1989: Curated by Catherine Flood, Designed by Vipul Sangoi, From the V&A Museum Collection.
19 01.2022 12 03.2022 Events, History, Visual arts