Newham Chinese Association 紐咸華人協會

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About Newham Chinese Association 紐咸華人協會

Newham Chinese Association (NCA) was set up in 1987 and continues to work to support the Chinese community of Newham in particular the most vulnerable. They run a range of social and educational activities such as lunch club, workshops, support services, organising festive and birthday celebrations and oral history projects.

Volunteers  Judith Yung and Cecilia Murfet met with Shimeng Feng and Michael Mach to interview them and share their stories for Newham Heritage Month 2021. 

Newham Chinese Association 紐咸華人協會

St Mark’s Community Centre, 218 Tollgate Road, Beckton, E6 5YA,

Newham Chinese Association 紐咸華人協會's Records
Yi-Ban, Dockside Road, Royal Docks

Watch the story of Michael Mach, one of the owners of the Yi-Ban restaurant which has been at the Royal Docks for almost 18 years. He set up the business...

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Shimeng Feng, Nail Salon
Upton Park, Stratford

Shimeng Feng has been in Newham for over 15 years, after moving from China in order to build a new life for his family. He started out as a chef...

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Mr Wan, Chan's restaurant
Chan's Restaurant, Manor Park

Peter Wan came to the UK in 1959 and worked in several Chinese restaurants, including the Chan’s Restaurant in Manor Park. In 1970 he took over the Chan’s Restaurant from...

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Mr Wan, Chan's restaurant
陳氏餐廳,莊園公園高街 Chan's Restaurant, Manor Park

關於此記錄 彼得·溫於1959年來到英國,曾在幾家中餐廳工作,包括莊園公園(Manor Park)的陳氏餐廳。 1970年,他從前老闆陳先生手中接管了陳氏餐廳。陳氏是於1941年在紐咸開設了這第一家中餐廳。陳氏餐廳至今仍是一家家族企業,是社區結構的一部分,在紐咸已經七十九年了。 溫先生還是紐咸華人協會的名譽主席之一,在支持社區方面發揮著積極作用。

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Newham Chinese Association
Newham Chinese Association, St Mark’s Community Centre

Mr Yau speaks about moving to the UK from Hong Kong and the problems he faced and about starting a family and setting up a takeaway business.  He later speaks...

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Newham Chinese Association
紐咸華人協會,聖馬克社區中心 Newham Chinese Association, St Marks Community Centre

關於此記錄 丘先生談到了他從香港移民到到英國的經歷以及他所面臨的問題,並談到了建立家庭和開展外賣業務。後來他也談到了紐咸華人協會對社區的重要性, 他如何參與協會以及對紐咸未來的希望。

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1 - 31 May 2021