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Time Travel Thursdays: Our trip to China In Pictures

I am of chinese heritage. My parents were both raised in Hong Kong, but were born in mainland China. I’ve been told many stories by my parents including how my grandfather smuggled my young mother over the Hong Kong border to try and escape the communist party regime during the 1960s, whilst my paternal grandfather joined the Brtish army as a chef – I remember being shocked when he used to cook brilliant roast dinners with all the trimmings, yet he could barely speak a word of the Queen’s.

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