Records of the HLF Oral History ProjectRecordingsYu Lai King ➔ Yu Lai King Interview

Yu Lai King Interview (GB3451/OCOX104-001.XMO)

Archival Record




Local Identifier

OCOX104-001.XMO (local reference number)


2017 Aug 14 (was creation date of)

Access status


Use status

Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)


Scope and Content

Interview with Yu Lai King regarding her immigrant experience and experience of Manchester's China Town. Interview conducted in Cantonese:
00:20 Staying in Manchester to visit her children and grandchildren
03:46 Marriage in Hong Kong
04:35 Initial impressions of China Town
06:50 Her son’s early years in Manchester and reunion with relatives
10:45 Participrating in actvities in England
13:05 Going to restaurants in China Town
14:10 Visitng museums and galleries
16:20 No memories of the View Art Festval or Chinese Arts Centre
17:20 Moving into Manchester
20:00 China Town then and now
21:48 About her children and grandchildren
26:28 Thoughts on the centre
27:10 About her children

Content Extent

duration: 28m 16s

Content Type


Management and Use

Conditions on Access

A low resolution version of this record is accessible online for personal non-commercial use. The original record or accessible surrogate is accessible to researchers by appointment in the CFCCA archive and library searchroom.

Digital Surrogate Info

(13.2 MB, 1 files)

Conditions on Use

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License.


Representation Type

mediated ➔ digital

Record Resource Extent

13.1 MB

File Format

MPEG 1/2 Audio Layer 3

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art (1989-) (has creator)

Related places

Manchester (is associated with)

Related Terms

Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC) (has use status)
Open (has access status)
audio (has content type)
Chinese (has or had language)
digital (has representation type)
MPEG 1/2 Audio Layer 3 (has file format)
interviews (has documentary form type)


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