VIDEO: Polish community gathers to mark Second World War deaths

Members of the Polish community and town dignitaries gathered at the War Memorial on Wide Bargate, in Boston, last night (Wednesday) to mark the part the country’s armed forces played in the Second World War.

The service included the placing of candles and singing of Polish songs around the memorial including a circle of hands held around it.

Members of the Polish community gathered to mark the part their airmen played in the Second World War.

Members of the Polish community gathered to mark the part their airmen played in the Second World War.

The short video above, taken on cameraphone, depicts some of the scenes from last night’s service.