Migration Museum Walking Trail – Mohammed’s Story at Miah’s Oriental Foods

20 Barking Rd, East Ham, London E6 3BP
March 2021

About this record

Mohammed arrived in the UK aged six, but spent his childhood between Birmingham and Bangladesh. He is the owner of Miah’s Oriental Foods (East London), which sells a wide range of produce and specialises in East and South East Asian foods – they are the largest stockist of Filipino goods in the UK – which Mohammed attributes mainly to his close friend Mofizur and customers in Newham’s diverse community. Pick up a free guide from Newham Bookshop’s front desk throughout May, 10am – 5pm May Tuesday – Sunday

Visit Miah’s Oriental Foods using the map to read Mohammed’s story.

Mohammed, owner of Miah's Oriental Foods (East London) in his shop, © Keith Martin for the Migration Museum
Mohammed, owner of Miah's Oriental Foods (East London) in his shop, © Keith Martin for the Migration Museum

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  • Date created: March 2021
  • Location: 20 Barking Rd, East Ham, London E6 3BP

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