Chinese dragons and lions to join New Year’s celebrations in London

London Chinatown Chinese Association (LCCA), the organiser of the official Chinese New Year Celebration will be bringing the colourful dragon & lions dance to the popular New Year Day Parade in London tomorrow. London’s New Year’s Day Parade (LNYDP) celebrates its 32nd year in 2018 and more than 8,500 performers representing 20 countries will take […]

Newham Chinese Association Christmas Event Listing

Food & Jumble Sale: 籌款大平賣 包活:  食物;  家庭日用品,  衣服, 手飾, 聖誕禮物 ; 手工藝製品 , 手工藝製品 Includes: Food, chili oil, Christmas gifts, clothes, household articles, books, arts & crafts.                                Date日期:  Thursday, 7th Dec, 4.30pm; & Friday 8th Dec 2017,  9am-3pm星期五 Time時間: […]

Ground-breaking language films about dementia launched by Bristol partnership

A Bristol-based partnership has launched an innovative series of short films in six different languages giving information about dementia and relevant support services in the city. The Dementia Wellbeing Service, a partnership between Alzheimer’s Society and Devon Partnership NHS Trust, commissioned the six short films – in Urdu, Punjabi, Cantonese, Somali, Polish and English-language – […]

Liverpool’s See Yep wins award from Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China

By Lynne Murphy – Liverpool Correspondent  Liverpool’s award winning See Yep Association who in 2016 (their 110th anniversary year) won the Queens Award For Voluntary Service (the group equivalent of an MBE) have received further recognition from the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China at a community event held in Manchester on the […]

First world war’s Chinese labour corps remembered by British young people

British young people learn and practice the ancient customs of Qingming to honour the fallen heroes of First World War’s Chinese Labour Corps.  The Unremembered: World War One’s Army of Workers, is a year-long project funded by the British government to honour the courage and sacrifice of labourers from China, South Africa, UK and many […]