A Meeting Place | 会议地点

Manchester's Chinatown

In this section, the interviewees reminisce on their memories of Manchester's Chinatown over the years; the building of the Chinese arch in 1986, Chinatown as a meeting place for friends and family, shopping in the Chinese supermarkets and eating in restaurants. 

Pictured (right): Chinatown arch, taken by Hayley Suviste (September 2020).

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Pictured (left): an image from the catalogue of artwork by Common Culture created to coincide with the exhibition "Common Culture: Counter Culture" at the Cornerhouse, Manchester, on 13 Mar - 25 April 1999. View archival record here

Pictured (right): educational tour of China Town by the Chinese Arts Centre, 1997. View archival record here

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Pictured (left): Happy Seasons Chinese Restaurant, taken by Hayley Suviste (September 2020).