Andrew, Heerlen, The Netherlands
After falling in love with a Dutch girl, I moved to Heerlen (NL) in 1984 from Salisbury UK. I learned the language and became a translator which has been my livelihood ever since. I love translation and I love my life in Europe!
This postcard is one of several collated as part of collaboration between Dr Michaela Benson and the Migration Museum. A selection of these appears in the Postcards from the British in Europe installation in Departures, the museum's current exhibition exploring four centuries of emigration from Britain, bringing Britain’s emigration story and its emigrants into the national conversation about migration