Videos tagged with kingston

First arrival in London and nowhere to stay

First arrival in London and nowhere to stay

Eddie Wedderburn moved from Kingston, Jamaica to London in the late 1960's. But the reception when he arrived was far from warm and friendly...

Schooldays in Kingston, Jamaica

Schooldays in Kingston, Jamaica

Dorothy Della Pena was born in Kingston Jamaica, and here talks about going to school, and the consequences of being late...

Working in Kingston, Jamaica

Working in Kingston, Jamaica

Dorothy Della Pena was born in Kingston, Jamaica. Here she talks about working as a dressmaker and making a shocking discovery about her wages!

Moving to the UK from Jamaica

Moving to the UK from Jamaica

Dorothy Della Pena talks about what it was like leaving her home in Kingston Jamaica to move permanently to the UK in the late 1950's.

Growing up in Jamaica

Growing up in Jamaica

Eddie Wedderburn is "82 plus". He was born in Jamaica and here talks a little about growing up there.